Live life on the lake

Lifeguarding jobs at summer camp

Have a passion for being in the water? Are you trustworthy and professional? Then you may be asked to become a lifeguard at camp.

The first thing you'll notice about most of our camps are the impressive waterfronts. As a camp trainer, you'll spend some activities down at the lake with your campers, so why not dive in at the deep end & become a lifeguard?

IF YOU'RE DEPENDABLE, A STRONG SWIMMER, AND WANT A CHALLENGE THIS SUMMER, BECOME A LIFEGUARD IN CHINA.

Dive in this summer

The activity:

WHAT IS LIFEGUARDING AT CAMP?

  • Maintaining the safety of campers and staff using the waterfront or swimming pool facilities.
  • Overseeing waterfront activities.
  • Carrying out first aid if necessary.
  • Performing in-water rescues if needed.

As a camp trainer, when you take your campers to waterfront activities you may be asked to lifeguard.

you must:
  • Pass a lifeguarding course
  • Be focused, alert and dependable
  • Have a passion for being in the water
  • Be a strong swimmer

How do I get involved in lifeguarding at camp?

Be sure to include details on any previous swimming or first aid experience in the skills section of your Adventure China profile.

Most of our camps have a waterfront so lifeguards are highly sought after. If you have previous lifeguarding experience, be sure to mention this to camps as they may ask you to renew your current qualification before heading to China.

Camp directors want trustworthy, focused lifeguards. If you are a strong swimmer, can demonstrate a level of professionalism & have strong communication skills, camp may ask you to become a lifeguard.

Other camp activities:

Your role as a camp trainer involves taking your group of children around camp and leading & assisting their participation in a range of activities.

Find out what other activities you may teach at camp

Swimwear at the ready?

MAKE A SPLASH AT CAMP IN CHINA