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28 Nov 2022

Part Time Lifeguard Instructor (Harvard Recreation)

HealthFitness – Posted by HealthFitness Cambridge, MA

Job Description

Lifeguard Instructor – Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
part-time, up to 25 hours/week


Harvard University Rec, managed by HealthFitness, is seeking experienced, enthusiastic, and passionate American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructors to facilitate our certification classes on campus in Cambridge, MA.  In this position, you will be responsible for the instruction, leadership, supervision, control, and safety of all class participants. You will also be responsible for the appearance, presentation, and working order of all materials and equipment used for lifeguard instruction.  It will be your responsibility to observe and direct all class participants, and to provide feedback and appropriate correction as outlined in the responsibilities of the instructor in accordance with the American Red Cross standards.


What you’ll need to have

  • Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor Certification required.
  • Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification required.
  • Current American Red Cross CPR/ First Aid/AED for the Professional Rescuer certification required.
  • Previous lifeguarding instruction experience a plus. 
  • Ability to react to emergency situations by quick movements, strenuous activity, and on occasion assist or lift persons in distress of varying weights.
  • Able to interact with people of all ages in a positive manner.
  • Be dependable, alert, and adaptable
  • Demonstrates top notch instruction and possess excellent motivational skills.
  • This client site requires full COVID-19 vaccination as an essential job function.



HealthFitness, a Trustmark company, is a proven leader in providing fitness solutions that engage and connect people both on-site and online, to create a strong community of health. Our work focuses on creating meaningful connections with each of our participants to help them move forward. We foster each individual’s journey by creating communities of health within the organizations we serve – so that everyone is supported. As an employee of HealthFitness you will enjoy a variety of health and financial benefits and receive competitive pay. We provide personal and professional support, training and development and flexible employment opportunities. 

You may be eligible to receive additional information about the compensation and benefits for this role, which we will provide upon request. You may contact 800-636-3304 or for assistance.

HealthFitness is committed to leveraging the talent of a diverse workforce to create great opportunities for our people and our business.  EOE/AA. Race/Color/Gender/Sexual Orientation/Gender

How to Apply

To apply & see full post: Job# 20221569 Join Our Team | HealthFitness

Job Categories: Trainer/Instructor. Job Types: Part Time. Job Tags: #Aquatics, ARC, lessons, lifeguard, red cross, and Swim-Instructor. Salaries: Hourly.

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