Full Time

Lifeguard & Swim Instructor Training Program

Prosserman JCC Sherman Campus , Toronto ON

Live North (LN), a national provider of professional consulting and management services in Fitness and Wellness, has openings for Lifeguards and Swim Instructors at The Prosserman JCC located in North York, which will ultimately serve approximately 6000 members.  
The Prosserman JCC’s Vision & Purpose: 
At our core, we believe in inspiring people to live the Jewish lives they want to live. Our dynamic team is guided by our mission: to build and sustain a caring and vibrant community hub that is welcoming to all and based on a solid foundation of Jewish values and with a strong connection to Israel.
What We Do: 
From daycare to seniors' programs, fitness to recreation, Jewish learning to holiday celebrations, and everything in between, the J provides life-changing programs infused with Jewish values that inspire and enrich our members and provide a best-in-class experience.
The Right Lifeguard and Swim Instructor: 
Water Safety, Customer Service, and a passion for instructing and creating memorable and exceptional member and guest experiences are some of your core strengths. You are also enthusiastic with a “can-do” attitude, have a desire to build community and can effectively work independently and part of a team in a fast-paced environment. 
Hours in the fall 2021 range from 6:00am to 10:00pm, Seven days a week.
Full and Part-time hours are available in two brand new indoor, heated salt water pools.
Are you are looking for a new career path?  Are you looking to make extra income during the day because your children are in school?  Or are you taking a Gap Year from school?  We are looking for a talented group of people to join our team. The Prosserman JCC has created a new training program that will give you the skills, training and certification to work at our facility. In a period of 30 days the successful candidate will receive: 
Red Cross Water Safety Instructor Certification
Standard First Aid CPR C, AED
Bronze Medallion 
Bronze Cross, AND
National Lifeguard Certification
A minimum of a 2 season commitment (e.g. Fall session and Winter session)
Must be 18 years +  
At the JCC we believe in investing in the people that want to grow with our organization. We will dedicate the time to help you obtain your necessary certifications
Minimum fitness requirement to join the program:
Object recovery and transport: Demonstrate anaerobic fitness and strength for an object recovery: starting in the water, swim 15 m and surface dive to recover a 4.5 kg (10 lb.) object; surface and carry the object 5 m – all within 60 seconds.
Rescue drill: Starting in the water, swim head-up to recover a submerged manikin or victim located 20 m away; surface and carry the manikin or victim 20 m to starting point – all within 120 seconds.
Endurance challenge: Swim 400 m within 11 minutes (400 yd. in 9:40 minutes).
Change Lives, Work, & Grow with Us: 
Work with some of the most passionate, driven, and effective community builders in the world and be part of an environment which will challenge you and empower you to keep learning and growing.
How to Apply:
We welcome all applicants. Accommodations during all phases of the hire process will be made wherever possible. If you are interested in and well qualified for this exciting opportunity please submit your cover letter and resume in confidence to: work@jaquatics.ca  Please be advised that a wet pool screening will also be part of the consideration process.
We appreciate your application, however we will only be contacting the candidates we wish to interview.