1.A bachelor’s degree in Recreation, Kinesiology, Health Promotion or related field.
2.Current lifeguard certification from the American Red Cross. Preferred certifications include: Red Cross Water Safety Instructor, Lifeguard Instructor, CPR for the Professional Rescuer Instructor, and First Aid Instructor. CPO/AFO preferred.
3.Experience or general knowledge in supervising lifeguards, training lifeguards, or related area of recreation.
4.Acceptance and admittance into the University of North Texas graduate School as a full time (9 hours or more) graduate student in Recreation, Kinesiology, or Health Promotion.
5.Strong planning and organizational skills.
6.Strong communication skills.
Application Procedure: Applications will be accepted through February 24, 2017 or until position is filled. Please send letter of application, resume, official transcripts of college credits, and list of references to: Jaime Jones, Assistant Director of Aquatics University of North Texas Pohl Recreation Center Jaime.Jones1@unt.edu (940) 565-2275.
The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.
Individuals with disabilities desiring accommodations in the application process notify Jamie Jones, Assistant Director, Department of Recreational Sports, (940) 565-2275 by the application deadline.