Center for Family Life - Aquatics Director

Job Type

Part Time


Details: competitive




Sunset Park
New York
United States



  •  Responsible for ensuring safety on pool trips for all campers and camp staff
  • Supervise aquatics staff, campers and camp staff in and out of pool on pool trips.
  • Ensure that all activity remains safe in and out of the pool.
  • Conduct buddy checks on the pool deck every15 minutes.
  • Perform rescue and administer emergency care in the case of an emergency.
  • Train aquatics staff on “lost swimmer plan”, as per NYC Department of health regulations.
  • Will make arrangements with individual camp directors about traveling plans, will either travel with camp groups or meet camp groups at Sunset park Pool.
  • SCO Family of Services is an equal employment opportunity employer.



  •  Have one season of previous experience as a camp aquatics director at a New York State children’s camp; or have two seasons of previous experience consisting of at least 12 weeks as a children’s camp lifeguard at a swimming pool or bathing beach which had more than one lifeguard supervising it at a time; or have 18 weeks of previous experience as a lifeguard, at a swimming pool or bathing beach which had more than one lifeguard supervising it at a time.
  • Complete a training course in Lifeguard Supervision and Management.
  • Possess a CPR training Certificate issued within a year.
  • Be at least 21 years of age.
  • Must engage with aquatics staff, campers and camp staff in a respectful way.
  • In addition, employees need to possess the following characteristics:
  • Be team players.
  • Have a strong sensitivity to cultural differences present among staff and clients within our organization.
  • Possess a strong belief in people’s ability to grow and change; forge a mutually respectful partnership with persons served and their families.
  • Ability to set limits and maintain helping role of practitioner and to intervene appropriately.

Please email resume to:



: Direct Service Worker 

Primary Location

: New York-Brooklyn-Sunset Park 


: SD020 


: Part-time



Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement