- Leadership Experience
- First Aid Certification
- Lifeguard Training
- CPR Certification
Location: 321 East 111th St. New York, NY 10029
Salary Range: $18.00 per hour
Shift & Hours: Wed/Fridays 3-7:30pm
Employment Type: Part-Time, Non-Exempt
Founded in 1876, The Boys’ Club of New York (BCNY) is a youth development organization with the mission to empower boys and young men, ages 7 to 21, by providing effective programs and a supportive community. BCNY provides evidence-based programs to address the evolving social, emotional, health, creative, educational, and vocational needs of our members in meaningful, lasting ways. BCNY develops programs to cultivate positive qualities in members and strives to continually deepen and broaden our impact.
The Lifeguard is responsible for ensuring that all members participating in swimming activities enjoy a safe, harm-free experience by setting and implementing rules and supervising the swimming area.
Directly supervise and guard youth participants and staff in the swimming pools
Assist in the regular maintenance of swimming pool areas, ensuring their safe operation
Take initiative, provide problem solving, and respond appropriately, to participant situations in swimming pool areas
Ensure that all necessary reports are completed on a daily basis
Use behavior management strategies to defuse inappropriate behavior
Attend required department meetings and professional development trainings
Other duties as assigned
At least 1 year experience as a pool lifeguard, instructor, or comparable
Demonstrated leadership experience in an educational, social service and/or youth development setting
Familiarity with principles of supervision, organization, and maintenance
Current Lifeguard Certification from the American Red Cross required
First Aid and CPR Certification required
The Boys’ Club of New York is an equal opportunity employer.