Lifeguard, Certified

Job Summary

Daymark Living is a groundbreaking campus where adults with intellectual, cognitive or development disabilities can live, learn, and thrive. The campus sits on 40 acres near historic downtown Waxahachie and includes 28 cottages and community buildings for dining, fitness and education.

Job Responsibilities

This job can be part-time or full-time.
Lifeguard duties include:
  • Open the pool each day and close it down each day.
  • Monitor the pool chemistry and adjust as necessary.
  • Monitor pool-related activities closely throughout shift and identify any safety issues
  • Direct swimmers out of the pool in hazardous conditions
  • Monitor weather reports closely to ensure safety of swimmers
  • Organize and oversee pool parties
  • Provide swimming instruction as available
  • Maintain a clean environment in and around the pool
  • Provide assistance to swimmers when appropriate or necessary
Resident Life Coach include:
  • Assists in planning, scheduling and conducting activities and programs that provide physical, intellectual, social, vocational, emotional and spiritual opportunities for the residents.
  • Provide assistance in learning life skills such as cooking, cleaning, shopping, budgeting, hygiene and appropriate social interaction
  • Works with other Coaches in functions and assists in coordinating events from beginning to end including setup, running, and breaking down for the event
  • Provides ongoing communication and interaction with residents.
  • May accompany and drive residents to off-site activities or employment.
Qualifications
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must meet background checks as well as employability conditions of the Employee Misconduct Registry (EMR) and Nurse Aid Registry (NAR), as maintained by Texas Department of Aging and Disabilities (TDADS).
  • Current and valid Lifeguard certification
  • First Aid and CPR certifications
  • Experience teaching swim lessons desirable
  • 2+ years’ lifeguard experience preferred

Required Skills & Qualifications

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must meet background checks as well as employability conditions of the Employee Misconduct Registry (EMR) and Nurse Aid Registry (NAR), as maintained by Texas Department of Aging and Disabilities (TDADS).
  • Current and valid Lifeguard certification
  • First Aid and CPR certifications
  • Experience teaching swim lessons desirable
  • 2+ years’ lifeguard experience preferred
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