May 02, 2023

Seasonal Lifeguard

  • State of Connecituct
  • Multiple Locations
Seasonal Other

Job Description

Are you looking for a summer position that involves providing service to others? Gain valuable experience for careers in human & social services, health care, education, and more!
The State of Connecticut, Department of Developmental Services (DDS), is recruiting Lifeguards across Connecticut for our summer programs. 
The mission of DDS is to partner with the individuals we support and their families, to support lifelong planning and to join with others to create and promote meaningful opportunities for individuals to fully participate as valued members of their communities.
Position Highlights
  • Pay: $19.00 - $21.00/ hour. No benefits.
  • The work assignments will vary. Learn more here.
Opportunities are available at the following locations
As a Lifeguard you will oversee outdoor swimming and recreational water activities which allows individuals the opportunity to participate in therapeutic and recreational swimming. 
  • Assisting individuals with intellectual disabilities, autism or physical disabilities to ensure comfort or safety.
  • Warning individuals about rule violations or safety concerns.
  • Monitoring activities in swimming and boating areas to prevent accidents and provide assistance to campers and staff engaged in aquatic activities.
Join the DDS Lifeguard team to serve the citizens of Connecticut and gain professional growth and development!
Apply to this recruitment if you are interested in a Lifeguard position at any of the three locations. 
You will be able to specify your location preference during the application process. 

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