(2 - 3) Tennis Coaches - please, send interest to [email protected] for more information.
Tennis Instructors - OVSC is looking for 2-4 tennis instructors
  • Create 10 day lesson plans
  • Teach beginners to intermediate students
  • Monitor and instruct groups of 4-8 students at one time
  • Evaluate student progress
  • Proficient in interacting with students and parents
Apply directly to: [email protected]
Lifeguards - OVSC is looking for 4-5 new lifeguards.
Lifeguard Responsibilities:
  • Overseeing activities at an aquatic facility.
  • Assisting with swimming lessons.
  • Explaining and enforcing rules, regulations, and policies to ensure the safety of patrons.
  • Monitoring designated areas to recognize signs of danger.
  • Warning swimmers regarding unsafe situations.
  • Maintaining order in swimming areas.
  • Responding to emergencies and rescuing swimmers in danger of drowning.
  • Performing first aid procedures.
  • Maintaining cleanliness and orderliness of all areas.
  • Maintaining records and reports.
  • Ability to work with patrons and coworkers in a professional manner.
Lifeguard Requirements:
  • 16 years of age or older.
  • Completion of lifeguard training.
  • First Aid and CPR certification.
  • BVM (Bag Valve Mask) training.
  • Proficient communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Proficient in interacting with people of various ages from diverse backgrounds.
  • Available to work shifts.
  • Physically fit, strong, agile, and dexterous.
Additional Office Responsibilities:
  • Checking in patrons
  • Receiving payments
  • Answering phones
  • Making announcements
  • Selling merchandise and food items
  • Checking pool chemicals and maintaining a log.
The following are some courses being given at Normandy Park and are the classes we are recommending but there are also courses available at our local pools.

Lifeguard Re-Cert Course Link (Deadline to register: 4/24/21)



 Lifeguard Certification Course (Deadline to register: 4/24/21)


Please, fill out the following application. Remember to make a copy first and save it with your name and email to: [email protected]


Local Certification Courses

The off-season is the perfect time to get your lifeguard certification!

Lifeguarding skills stay with you for a long time and will contribute to your personal and professional growth. Lifeguard certification allows you to gain employment in a job that has a high need for qualified people.

***The following pools near us frequently hold classes. Click on the links to go directly to their websites. Many of these facilities take interested names and fill a course when enough people express interest. Calling them to inquire is recommended.***

Mount Rainier Pool

Evergreen Pool

Federal Way Community Center

Tukwila Pool

Seattle Parks and Recreation


Check their website frequently for updated certification courses. You can also call Matt Griffin YMCA near the airport at 206-244-5880.

Safe and Sound Swimming and Bellevue Club are two regional places that are a bit farther from the Normandy Park area, but hold classes frequently and at regular intervals.

For a complete list of lifeguard certification classes in our region - click the picture below to be redirected directly to the American Red Cross website. You will be able to search for classes in your area here too.