Phillips Academy is seeking an experienced
aquatics professional to join our team as our new Aquatics Coordinator. The
Aquatics Coordinator drives the management of the aquatics facility, aquatics
staff and supports the various programs offered within the department. The
Aquatics Coordinator will also play a key role in the front-line operations of
the department and will fill in as needed with any / all direct service.
Duties and Responsibilities:
evaluates, disciplines, and advises lifeguards and assists in the
recruiting and hiring of lifeguard staff.
- Provides and coordinates proper
on deck supervision of staff and appropriate levels of lifeguard coverage
- Provides safety assistance,
rescues, emergency actions and first aid when necessary
- Develops and implements ongoing
lifeguard in-service training.
- Maintains aquatic facility
upkeep providing the highest attention to safety for participants and
employees including proper on deck supervision of staff, appropriate
levels of lifeguard coverage, lifeguard attentiveness, and proper
- Keep detailed records of
in-service training, water testing, accident reports, critical incident,
and incident reports.
- Assists with the development of
budgetary needs of the aquatic equipment and training expenses.
- Other duties and
responsibilities as needed and as assigned.
Certification and Licensing Requirements:
- Must be 21 years of age and
have a minimum of two years commensurate experience in an Senior Lifeguard
/ Aquatics Management position.
- Red Cross Lifeguard
- Red Cross Water Safety
Instructor Certification preferred.
Qualifications and Skills:
of safe practices and procedures as they pertain to pool operations,
supervisory concepts and techniques, customer service practices and
- Excellent communications
- Ability to establish and
maintain courteous, effective relationships with Academy students,
faculty, staff, and other community members, as well as members of outside
public organizations and groups.
- Flexible hours that will include occasional weekend work for
special events during the school year, and extended hours during the summer
Phillips Academy requires that all student-facing faculty, staff, and administrators, subject to disability and religious accommodation exceptions under federal and state law, be up to date with their COVID vaccination, which includes any boosters that have been added to meet the CDC definition of up to date which now includes the new bivalent booster.
Phillips Academy is
committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable
accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value
and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants
without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex,
pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, age,
physical or mental disability, genetic information, veteran status, military
service, application for military service or any other characteristic protected