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Recreation Specialist/Lifeguard CP Rochester Rochester,



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Human Services/Non-Profit

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Tue Sep 24, 2019
Posted Date


Mon Sep 09, 2019

Job Summary

If you want to make a difference in the lives of others - we want, YOU to join our team of caring professionals as a Recreation Specialist/Lifeguard! As part of our team you will have the personal rewards of making a difference in the lives of those we serve and their families.

Job Description


Hiring Event!!

CP Rochester will be recruiting “live” on Monday, September 23rd from 10am – 12pm at RochesterWorks! located on 255 North Goodman Street, Rochester NY 14607.

If interested, please make sure to come in and meet CP Rochester recruiters in person for an opportunity to be pre-screened.


In a Recreation Specialist/Lifeguard position you will support individuals with intellectual & developmental disabilities by:

  1. Implementing community-based recreation programs, primarily in Monroe County.

  2. Provide swimming instruction in a group or individual setting.

  3. Work collaboratively with staff at recreational venues and provide support to participants and staff as needed.

  4. Create a safe, supportive, and positive environment for the participants in the SportsNet and Recreation programs.

Hours of Employment:

Lifeguard and instruction staff for new programming:

  1. Evenings Mon-Fri and occasional day time hours also available

  2. Hours and days of week may vary depending on need

Salary:            $11.30 / hour


  1. High School Diploma or GED

  2. Experience implementing recreational activities for individuals of all ages and abilities

  3. Strong communication and organizational skills

  4. Experience working with individuals who have a physical, learning, cognitive or social challenges.

  5. Experience providing aquatic instruction

  6. Current Lifeguard certification preferred or must be successfully completed during orientation

  7. Valid and clean NYS Driver’s license and have a reliable means of transportation

  8. Ability to meet all agency training requirements, including CPR and First Aid certifications.

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