Head Lifeguard (2020-2021 pool)

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Description

MISSION:
Building on a Dragon tradition of excellence, the Carroll Independent School District will foster a safe, caring, and creative learning environment that inspires students to realize their full potential as they positively impact the world around them.
 
JOB SUMMARY:
This position will ensure safety for all swimmers and pool patrons and is responsible for directing the pool lifeguard staff.
 
QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Current YMCA or Ellis Certificates; ARC Lifeguard Instructor Certification preferred
  • Minimum age requirement of twenty-one years
  • One year of life guarding experience required
  • Strong swimmer
  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • High School Diploma
 
MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Uphold and adhere to safety rules.
  • Coordinate training and evaluation of lifeguard staff with the Aquatics Manager and/or designee.
  • Prevent accidents through the enforcement of policies, regulations, and ordinances governing the conduct of persons using the swimming pool.
  • Ensure that the lifeguards are in their proper areas at all times and change stations as scheduled.
  • Report definite or potential physical hazards and unsafe conditions to the Aquatics Manager and/or designee.
  • Manage patron complaints and report complaints to the Aquatics Manager.
  • Check chemical supply and environment and coordinate with Aquatics Manager.
  • Use checklist to perform security check of building prior to closing the facility.
  • Determine pool area usage as needed and supervise lifeguards in preparation
  • Constantly observe for accidents occurring in the water, on the deck, or on diving equipment.
  • Enter the water to rescue persons in trouble, resuscitate swimmers who may need it, administer first aid to the injured, and call 911 for serious accident cases.
  • Display professionalism, courtesy, and helpfulness to all pool patrons and fellow employees in the performance of duties.
  • Maintain an acceptable appearance at all times, with regard to both uniform and personal hygiene and ensure that lifeguards are in appropriate attire.
  • Be adaptable and flexible in acceptance of changes in techniques and procedures.
  • Maintain a professional level of confidentiality regarding all district matters.
  • Support the goals and objectives of the district and follow district policies.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

DUTY DAYS:
261

SALARY FROM:
$16.54/hr.

*See attached job description for more information*
 

Posted By

Carroll ISD

1501 West Southlake Boulevard, Southlake, TX 76092
 
Insights
Compare with State

Amount per Student

$12,889

State Average: $10,068

% ELL Students

2%

State Average: 17%

Student Teacher Ratio

15.00

State Average: 15.26

% IEP Students

7%

State Average: 9%

FTE

1,018

State Average: 558