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The Bishop Strachan School
in Toronto
invites applications for the position of
Lifeguard / Swim and After Care Instructor

Monday, August 12, 2019

Job Description

Renowned for its expertise in the particular learning needs of girls, BSS offers a single-gender environment that helps girls achieve their best, both academically and in their life’s pursuits. Continually reaching forward, renewing itself and keeping time with the fast-paced changes and increasing demands of the complicated world its graduates will face, BSS believes girls can do anything and strives to give them the 21st century tools to achieve whatever their dreams.

Experienced teachers/instructors who have been actively engaged in ongoing professional growth and are excited about making a difference in the lives of young women are encouraged to apply for the following position for the 2019-20 academic year:

Lifeguard / Swim and After Care Instructor
One-Year Contract

You are an energetic, experienced swim instructor looking for a part-time position during the school months of September to June each year. You love working with young children and have approximately 12 to 15 hours each week to dedicate to this role. You will work as a member of a team assisting with the Junior Kindergarten to Grade 6 Red Cross Swim Program.

In addition, you will work with our After Care team to provide creative programming after school.

Hours from Monday to Friday
Pool Instruction: 12:00 to 3:00 pm
After Care Instruction: 3:00 to 5:00 pm
Additional hours may be required from time-to-time.

Required Qualifications

Two to three years’ experience working in an educational, public recreation or camp setting is ideal. Current National Lifeguard, Red Cross Water Safety Instructor, First Aid and CPR certificates are required.

Contact Information

Interested applicants should forward cover letter and resume to Human Resources at The Bishop Strachan School by email to indicating Part-Time Swim and After Care Instructor in the subject line.

Special Instructions

We thank all candidates in advance.

We will, however, contact only those selected for an interview.

We believe that diversity in our school fosters a rich, inclusive and creative environment.

We are actively engaged in building a more diverse school

and encourage all qualified applicants to apply.

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