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Town of Hamburg Dept. of Youth, Recreation & Sr. Services is accepting applications and/or resumes for a 
Summer (May-Sept.) Waterfront Lifeguard Supervisor.

Waterfront Lifeguard Supervisor is responsible for day to day oversight of two waterfront beaches and reports directly to Recreation Supervisor.

Position is seasonal.

Waterfront Lifeguard Supervisor Requirements:
Waterfront Lifeguard certification and experience preferred (will train right candidate).
Waterfront lifeguarding supervisory experience preferred.
Must have experience in staff supervision.
Must be mature, well spoken, and self driven.
Must have exceptional organizational skills.
Waterfront Lifeguard Supervisor Responsibilities:
Direct supervision of lifeguard staff (up to 35 total)
Direction of annual lifeguard staff orientation.
Oversight of weekly lifeguard training sessions.
Handling of all seasonal personnel issues.
Handling of seasonal staff payroll.
Lifeguard equipment maintenance.
Formulating weekly staff schedules.
Completion and review of various reports.
Acting as liaison to public.
Coordinating with other facility supervisors.
Completion of formal and informal staff evaluations.
Ensuring compliance with State and County health regulations.

Interested candidates should call Luke Sullivan at 646-5145 or email resume to lsullivan@townofhamburgny.com.

Au-Some Swimmer

Registration for the winter 2016 session of Au-Some Swimmers is open. The Jewish Community Center of Greater Buffalo (JCC) received grant funding from the Variety Club of Buffalo and Erie County Youth Bureau. These awards will allow the JCC to continue to offer the program at a discounted rate for students who need grant funding to participate. Thanks to your support of the program, the interest in Au-Some Swimmers continues to boom. While we have grant funding, there is unfortunately not enough to give to anyone. There are grant funded seats and non-grant funded seats for each swim lesson time. If you are able to afford to participate without the assistance of grant funding, they ask that you sign up for a not grant funded lesson.  
All information is confidential. 

Au-Some Swimmers will continue at the Holland Family Building: 787 Delaware Avenue: Buffalo, NY 14209.  

There are three options to re-enroll for Au-Some Swimmers are.

1.Pay online at www.jccbuffalo.org. On the left there is a green box labeled “program search.” Select “aquatics Holland” and type in the five digit class number.

2.Come to the JCC front desk and pay for the class. There are dozens of copies of the registration form at the front desk. The JCC hours are:

Monday - Thursday: 5:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday: 5:30 AM - 6:00 PM
Saturday and Sunday: 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

3.Mail a check payable to “JCC Buffalo” and the attached waiver to:
Eric Poniatowski
Jewish Community Center of Greater Buffalo
787 Delaware Avenue
Buffalo, NY 14209

Grant Funded Spaces in Classes l
16718Mondays5:45-6:15pm$68 4-Jan14-MarJanuary 18, February 159Closed
16719Wednesdays 3:15-3:45pm$75 6-Jan16-Mar17-Feb10Closed
16761Wednesdays 5:45 - 6:15pm$75 6-Jan16-Mar17-Feb10Open
16720Saturdays12:30-1:00pm$83 9-Jan19-MarNone11Closed
16721Saturdays1:00-1:30pm$83 9-Jan19-MarNone11Closed
16722Saturdays1:30-2:00pm$83 9-Jan19-MarNone11Open
16762Saturdays2:00 - 2:30pm$83 9-Jan19-MarNone11Closed
16763Saturdays2:30 - 3:00pm$83 9-Jan19-MarNone11Closed

NOT Grant Funded Spaces in Classes  
17010Mondays5:45-6:15pm$136 4-Jan14-MarJanuary 18, February 159Open
17011Wednesdays 3:15-3:45pm$150 6-Jan16-Mar17-Feb10Open
17012Wednesdays 5:45 - 6:15pm$150 6-Jan16-Mar17-Feb10Open
17013Saturdays12:30-1:00pm$166 9-Jan19-MarNone11Open
17014Saturdays1:00-1:30pm$166 9-Jan19-MarNone11Open
17015Saturdays1:30-2:00pm$166 9-Jan19-MarNone11Open
17016Saturdays2:00 - 2:30pm$166 9-Jan19-MarNone11Open
17017Saturdays2:30 - 3:00pm$166 9-Jan19-MarNone11Open

Upcoming Lifeguard Courses

Town of Tonawanda 876.7424
  • Lifeguard Review        12/28/15-12/29/15    3-10p    $105
  • Lifeguard Review        4/10/16 & 4/16/16    11a-6p    $105
  • Lifeguard Review        TBD                           TBD       $105

T​own of East Aurora 652.8866​​
  •  May 2016-Dates to be Determined