Lifeguard Resume Example

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The following is a resume for a summer lifeguard position. Since the job seeker is a student with limited work experience, she has included volunteer experiences and leadership positions in high school sports and extracurriculars. This resume includes sections on education, experience, and related certifications.

Lifeguard Resume Example

Reece Reagan
225 Eastman Street
Middletown, NJ 07748
Home: 732-252-0255 Cell: 123-555-6876


Longwood High School, Middletown, NJ, May 20XX
Overall GPA: 3.67
Honors each semester

Related Experience

Senior Member
Longwood High School Honors Society, Middletown, NJ
Jan. 20XX-present

- Organize biweekly reading circle with members of local senior citizen center
- Sell baked goods to faculty and students for annual Honors Society fundraiser

East Middletown Afterschool Program, Middletown, NJ
Fall 20XX-Present

- Design and instruct a weekly arts and crafts activity for children ages 8-12
- Organize athletic activities including basketball and softball tournaments for children ages 8-15
- Greet parents at the end of each day, discussing children’s behavior and accomplishments

Team Captain
Longwood High School Water Polo Team, Middletown, NJ
Spring 20XX-present

- Lead warm-ups and practice games during annual tryouts
- Organize monthly clinic for players to improve specific skills

Other Experience

- Saxophone Player, Longwood High School Wind Ensemble, Fall 20XX-Present
- Teammate, Longwood High School Lacrosse Team, Spring 20XX-Spring 20XX


- American Red Cross Lifeguard Certification, December 20XX
- First Aid Certification, September 20XX
- CPR with AED Certification, September 20XX

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