Waterfront Director

at Monarch Bible Camp (view profile)
Location Ministry area - Kawartha Lakes/Haliburton Highlands, Box 958 Fenelon Falls, Canada
Date Posted December 11, 2021
Category Summer Jobs
Job Type Full-time

Description

- a Senior Staff position – NLS Certified (or equal)  and Swim Instructor Certified    Very often supported by Canada Summer Jobs grant

- take charge of waterfront – supervise lifeguards and schedule, set communication guidelines for fellow guards -whistles, etc

- mentor Life Guards and conduct daily and weekly evaluation, conduct formal written reviews

- set safety standards for waterfront and boating, organize buddies, do buddy checks

- take the lead with swimming lessons – testing campers for lesson levels, setting lessons schedule, plug campers and guards in for lesson time

- set guidelines for kayaks and SUP’s, schedule guards for boating periods

- create waterfront games - regattas, beach games, challenges, etc.

- create new water activities for Haliburton where we do not offer free swim due to local water conditions

- create waterfront activities for Resident Camp - things like Beach Volleyball competitions, water races, etc

- supervise campers and partake in all areas of camp

- mentor younger staff

-be a role model for campers and fellow staff