Junior Lifeguarding

The Old Town Hot Springs Junior Lifeguarding program is back for summer 2017. The goal of the Junior Lifeguarding program is to provide young adults aged 13 and 14 years old an introduction to lifeguarding skills and an introduction to the responsibilities related to employment. To accomplish this goal, Junior Lifeguards will be working alongside certified American Red Cross Lifeguards at Old Town Hot Springs.

New this year

  • Junior Lifeguards will become American Red Cross First Aid certified as part of preseason training.
  • Due to the popularity of this program interviews will be required before employment is offered.


Important Dates

Information meetings

  • Monday, April 10th 5 PM – 6 PM
  • Tuesday, April 11th 6 PM – 7 PM

       *Attendance not required but is encouraged for new potential Junior Lifeguards.

Application deadline

  • Wednesday, April 26th

       * All new and returning Junior Lifeguards must submit an application.

Mandatory training dates for hired Junior Lifeguards

  • Monday, May 8th OR Tuesday, May 16th  (First aid classes)
  • Tuesday, May 9th OR Monday, May 15th (In water training & orientation)

       *All trainings 6 PM - 8 PM

Potential first day of employment

  • Friday, May 26th


How to apply

Complete an application available at our Front Desk. Completing an application does not guarantee employment.



Contact Mark vonSchondorf at: mvonschondorf@oldtownhotsprings.org