27 Mar 2019

Part Time Aquatics Assistant

Boys & Girls Clubs of Boston – Posted by [email protected] Chelsea, Suffolk County, Massachusetts, United States

Job Description

Position Summary:

Major responsibility is to assist with the planning, implementation and ongoing evaluation of quality and developmentally appropriate programs, activities, services, and special events in the club”s aquatics program area for youth ages 6-18.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Assist the Aquatics Director in providing a variety of programming options reflective of the BGCB Aquatics Program. Specific responsibilities include, but not limited to, oversight of open swim, swim lessons, swim team, and lifeguard training.
  • Assist in the completion of BGCB”s program activity standards as assigned.
  • Supervise and discipline of members participating in programs and services within the program area as well as throughout the clubhouse as deemed appropriate.
  • Participate in collaborative programs and events with staff from other clubhouse departments as well as staff from other BGCB clubhouses and community organizations as appropriate. Participate in NENEAPC programs as appropriate.
  • Participate in program/service outcome measurement processes and other evaluations programs including BGCA”s annual evaluation Commitment to Quality.
  • Secure, maintain and monitor materials, equipment and other resources belonging to the program area(s). Maintain a safe and clean program area.
  • Participate in individual and group supervision sessions; participate in professional development opportunities as appropriate.
  • Travel between sites and to activities as needed.
  • Other related duties as specified by the Aquatics Director.

Position Requirements: 

  • High School degree or GED required. Bachelor”s degree preferred.
  • Experience delivering aquatics programs for youth; in out-of-school-time settings preferred.
  • Knowledge of trends in swimming techniques, pool maintenance, and lifeguard training.
  • Lifeguard, CPR, FA and WSI certifications required.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills required.
  • MS Office and web competency preferred.
  • Ability to work with youth and families from a variety of backgrounds.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Flexibility to work clubhouse hours especially as seasons and service needs change.
  • Valid driver”s license required.

How to Apply

Interested applicants are encouraged to apply directly online. Please feel free to explore other career opportunities with BGCB on our careers page.

Job Categories: Aquatics. Job Types: Part Time. Job Tags: aquatic, Boys & Girls Clubs, and part time.

Job expires in 64 days.

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