Lifeguard Instructor

Location: Buda, TX

Department: Hays Communities Family Branch

Type: Part Time

Min. Experience: Student (College)

Please submit applications by August 11, 2017


Our mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. It’s who we are, who we aspire to be and how we show up every day. We are cause-driven. We don’t just show up, we show up with purpose. We are welcoming: we are open to all. We are a place where you can belong and become. We are genuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We are hopeful: we believe in you and your potential to become a catalyst in the world. We are nurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We are determined: above all else, we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger beginning with you.


Join us and help transform lives.


The Hays Communities YMCA is seeking Lifeguard Instructor to join our team. We are looking for applicants who are available on Tuesdays and Thursday afternoons from 1:00pm to 3:00pm.  


PAY RATE: $13.50-$17.00/hour depending on experience



Under the direction of the Health and Wellness Director, the Lifeguard Instructor is responsible for instructing in accordance to their certifying body.  In addition, the preferred candidate will provide a safe and positive teaching environment for YMCA members and program participants.  The Lifeguard Instructor must provide strong leadership, instruction, and motivation for students in lifeguarding classes. The instruction will focus on college age adults.



  • Bachelor’s degree from a four-year college or university
  • Certified YMCA of the USA or American Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor
  • Team player 
  • Interested in contributing to the mission of the YMCA.



  • Current YMCA of the USA or American Red Cross LGI
  • Current BLS or CPR PRO Certification
  • First Aid
  • Emergency Oxygen Administration



  • Individual membership to all YMCA's of Austin (over $600.00/year value);
  • Voluntary 403b Retirement Savings Account 
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