MIT Recreation Department, managed by Health Fitness, has a great opportunity for on-call (# of hours based on demand) American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor in Cambridge, MA. MIT is proud to host two aquatic facilities which includes a 50 meter Olympic-size pool and two six-lane 25-yard pools. In this pos ition, you will be responsible to teaching/training individuals the skills needed to become an acredited Lifeguard.
Organizing and instructing scheduled Lifeguarding, CPR and First Aid classes.
Ensure that all skills are taught and practices according to the American Red Cross program guidelines.
Complete all paperwork as it pertains to each American Red Cross class.
Assist in maintaining teaching equipment and updating course materials as needed.
Ability to handle various sized classes.
Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor, Lifeguarding, CPR and First Aid certifications required. WSI certification a plus.
Ability to demonstrate all American Red Cross lifeguarding skills and rescues.
Keeping up to date on industry newest Red Cross programs and trends.
Must have professional demeanor and appearance when instructing classes.
HealthFitness is an EEO/AA employer. M/F/D/V