The position of Waterfront lifeguard is new to HOC, However to strive to maintain a safe and secure waterfront HOC will now staff the waterfront each day with qualified NLS guards in order to provide uninhibited free swim time for each section.
The guards will work with counsellors to provide a safe and secure free swims or other waterfront programming. The Life guards will also lead the emergency response team, and practice proactive health care to the camp community. When needed Lifeguards will work as needed as activity instructors on the waterfront as well.
Instructors provide program instruction, based on an outlined program curriculum and Community, Leadership, Accountability, and Performance, fundamental qualities. Standards are developed on skills based progressions through an established awards system already in place at HOC. Instructors are expected to teach classes that are age appropriate, productive, and fun. This includes being prepared to teach in a variety of weather conditions ( Rainy day programs ). Evening instruction (2 days) of evening activities is a expectation of all Activity Instructors. Activity Instructors are required to maintain their program areas and equipment, ensuring adequate equipment supply and safety during daily program development time (PDT) each day (1 hr) as required. Every week instructors are also responsible for writing personal evaluations on each camper they teach during the week.
As a part of the larger camp community activity instructors also expected to actively participate and provide supervision during All Camp Activities throughout the week. This includes program periods that may not be outlined on daily schedules, such as meals, section activities, free swim, camp fires, and others as assigned.
SUMMER BENEFITS AND TIME OFF
Staff Orientation / Training: TBD
Employment Period: July 2, 2017 – August 26, 2017
Optional Employment: Week #9 August 27 – September 2, 2017
Wages: Summer wages vary depending on age, qualifications and experience of applicants. Room and board is included.