E-mail for more information about hiring
 Current Openings
  • Student Lifeguard
  • Water Safety Instructors
 Positions require a Poway Unified School District clearance
Hiring for DNHS Aquatic Center takes place in the months of April - May each year
Requirements for becoming a Student Lifeguard are:
  • Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Training
  •  First Aid/CPR/AED 

Requirements for becoming a Water Safety Instructor are:
  • Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Training
  • American Red Cross Water Safety Instruction
*If you are a graduating senior, you must become a Water Safety Instructor to continue working at Del Norte Aquatic Center. You will no longer be a Student Lifeguard. 
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