Recreation Advisor (Water Safety) in San Marcos, TX at ResCare

Date Posted: 8/28/2018

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Job Description


Title: Recreation Advisor (Water Safety)

Job Category: Direct Care/Operations

Line of Business: Workforce Services

About ResCare

Join us in transforming peoples' lives and their communities! ResCare is a one-of-a-kind human services company offering services for people with intellectual and developmental disabilities, home care for seniors, as well as education, vocational training, and job placement for people of all ages and skill levels. Right now, we have an exciting opportunity for you to join our team as a Recreation Advisor (Water Safety).

About this Line of Business

As one of the industry's largest providers, HomeCare services offers care for more than 20,000 individuals across the country. We deliver quality, compassionate and highly individualized in-home care and support that helps seniors stay at home - all while maximizing their dignity, privacy and independence. Whether our clients are recovering from illness, injury or surgery, living with a chronic disability or dealing with the natural process of aging, our services are tailored to meet the individual needs of people of all ages, physical conditions and cognitive abilities.

HomeCare services include personal care and homemaking programs, professional nursing, geriatric care management, Alzheimer's/dementia care, respite care and other programs, as well as differentiated offerings in home monitoring with Rest Assured(R) Telecare that help reduce hospital visits and keep people in their homes longer.

As a(n) Recreation Advisor (Water Safety) you will: 

  • Responsible for conducting, and supervising/chaperoning a wide variety of leisure-time activities for all students.
  • Plans and directs group activities aimed at developing appropriate group interaction, team work and cooperation.
  • Teaches physical education.
  • Supervises, coaches and/or instructs indoor and outdoor team and athletic events.
  • Participates in maintenance, procurement and selection of athletic equipment, facilities and supplies.
  • Other duties as assigned

Position Requirements

  • High School Education Required.
  • Experience in Recreation working with youth.

Additional Information

This job is primarily responsible for ensuring the safety and security of students while engaged in water-related activities. Must be an excellent swimmer. Lifeguard certification required. Current First Aid/CPR certification required.


ResCare offers a comprehensive benefits package to full-time employees including medical, dental, vision, paid time off, disability, life, and tuition reimbursement. All employees age 21 and older are eligible to participate in the 401(k) retirement savings plan.

ResCare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. ResCare does not discriminate against any person on the basis of gender, race, color, national origin, religion, disability, age, veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation in admission, treatment, or participation in its programs, services and activities, or in employment, or on the basis of gender in its health programs and activities.