Feb 07, 2024

Aquatics Manager - Summer Programs

  • Roeper Summer Programs
  • Bloomfield Hills, MI, USA
Seasonal Aquatic Director

Job Description

Aquatics Manager – Summer Programs
 
The Roeper School Summer Programs is recruiting for an Aquatics Manager to oversee all water-based activities at summer camp and our Make-A-Splash program. The Aquatics manager ensures safety protocols are followed, supervises lifeguards, conducts safety drills, and coordinates and supervises swim lessons, including training staff who provide swim lessons. The Aquatics Manager will provide full-time onsite supervision during the eight-week camp season. The 2024 summer camp season begins in mid-June and concludes in mid-August. The day shift position may require occasional hours outside of the standard shift. Prior to the start of camp, the Aquatic Manager is expected to work sufficient part-time hours to prepare for camp.
 
Role:
  • Supervise the work of aquatic staff, safeguarding patrons and other persons using the swimming pool or facilities
  • Supervise the enforcement of rules and regulations relating to pool
  • Serve as Team Leader for Swim Instructors and Lifeguards
  • Develop and implement aquatic program policies and procedures
  • Ensure the safety and wellbeing of campers and staff during aquatic activities
  • Oversee swim instructors and lifeguards by providing safety training and instructional technique
  • Schedule swim groups for swim lessons for camp and the Make-a-Splash Program
  • Schedule lifeguard rotations for lifeguards during the camp day
  • Schedule and run weekly safety drills for the pool staff
  • Communicate effectively with camp leadership and parents/guardians regarding aquatics program updates and concerns
  • Communicate and cooperate with maintenance staff regarding pool chemical levels and cleanliness of the pool and surrounding areas
  • Utilize skills to contribute to the school’s goal to provide a multicultural and culturally relevant program, in accordance with Roeper's commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice
 
Qualifications and Skills:
  • Water Safety Instructor Certification
  • Lifeguard, First Aid, CPR Certification
  • Lifeguard Management Certificate
  • Effective communication skills; basic computer competency essential
  • Ability to form collaborative work relationships    
  • Demonstrated commitment to cultural competency work in order to perform responsibilities in accordance with Roeper's commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice
  • A collegial approach and congenial temperament in line with Roeper School’s “collaborative culture” characterized by diversity and teamwork.
 
Preparation
High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree and 2 years of experience lifeguarding and teaching swim lessons.
 
Location:
  • Lower School Campus
  • Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
 
About Roeper
At Roeper we are outstanding educators, teachers, and professionals. We are individuals who lead in the classroom and guide our students with respect for the mission and philosophy of the School. The Roeper School is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and justice. If you would like to learn more, visit our website. www.roeper.org
 
To Apply:
For consideration on our website, https://www.roeper.org/recruitment,  click on the desired position and submit:
  • Resume
  • Cover letter

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