The Salvation Army - Central Territory

Pool Lead - 19 Hour Seasonal (SBK)

Job Locations US-IN-South Bend
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Seasonal Part-Time


Under the direction of the Aquatics Manager, this 19 hour position as a Pool Lead will assist with implementation of programs, special events, swim lessons and supervision of staff for all aquatic related activities, as well as providing training to advance the skills of Kroc Center employees. The position will monitor activities, observe and provide assistance to swimmers, prevent accidents, protect life, enforce regulations, control access to pools, and perform other maintenance and cleaning duties as assigned. Attendance at monthly in-service trainings is required, whether assisting in the running of or in regular attendance.


The Salvation Army Mission Statement

The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church.  Its message is based on the Bible.  Its ministry is motivated by the love of God.  Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.


The Kroc Center Vision Statement

The Kroc Center provides an accessible environment that enriches the lives of everyone in our community by providing opportunities for holist individual growth.


Our Vision

Where people learn, grow, and succeed.


Our Values

Joy, Service, Team Player, Excellence, Christ-likeness


Key Responsibilities

  1. Assist with daily operations of the aquatic center
  2. Shift Lead
  3. Assist in the development and implementation of safety policies and procedures for the aquatic center
  4. Assist with the development and implementation of swim lessons, special events and in-service trainings
  5. Insure that the Kroc Mission, Vision and values are represented and infused in all programs, training customer relations and level of operations.
  6. Pool Lead Expectations
  7. Assist with daily operations of the aquatic center


  1. Must be at least 16 years of age.
  2. Current First Aid, CPR and AED required.
  3. Must have American Red Cross First Aid, CPR, AED and Water Safety Instructor (WSI) certification.
  4. Must be able to work varied shifts including early mornings, evenings, weekends, holidays and split shifts.
  5. Experience working with the public and relate positively and energetically with staff, clients, members and customers. Possess the ability to be self-motivated, work independently and in a team environment. 
  6. One year prior experience as a head lifeguard highly desirable.
  7. Must have at least two years of experience as a lifeguard.
  8. Must have at least one year experience teaching swimming lessons.
  9. American Red Cross Oxygen Administration certification highly desirable.
  10. American Red Cross Lifeguard and/or First Aid/CPR/AED Instructor are highly desirable.


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