When you choose to become a lifeguard or swim instructor, you are taking a stand to be a lifesaver, to teach lifesaving water safety skills and to be there to make a difference in your community. In the US, an average of 3,500 to 4,000 people drown per year. According to Stop Drowning Now, that is an average of 10 fatal drownings per day.
Whether you are looking for a fun summer job or a rewarding career, the YMCA is the place to start! YMCA aquatics positions offer flexible schedules, competitive pay, opportunities for year-round employment, a complimentary YMCA membership, discounts on YMCA programs and fun!