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Charles River Aquatics


Health & Fitness

About Us

At Charles River Aquatics (CRA), our vision is to, through exceptional instruction, develop strong, confident swimmers, instilling safe lifelong enjoyment of the water. CRA is committed to offering a high-end, fluid, and integrated technique-based instructional swim program, and opportunities for team experience, along with recreational and fitness programming accessible to all. CRA programming includes extensive instructional swim (for all ages children and adults), camps and clinics, lap swim, and youth and Masters swim teams. Additionally, CRA hosts many specialty programs, swim meets and special events.



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Swim Instructor
Category: Sports and Recreation
Do you love swimming?  Enjoy teaching?  Are you looking for a fun active work environment? Join us at Charles River Aquatics!  Prior experience as a competitive swimmer is not required.  We will fully train you to teach according to the CRA philosophy and methods.  Qualifications: Knowledge of strokes and technique Self-motivated, able to work without supervision Physical ability to perform more
Contact: Jacqui Poirier
Phone:(617) 939-8078
Category: Sports and Recreation
Charles River Aquatics (CRA) is seeking experienced, enthusiastic applicants with CPR, AED, First Aid, and Red Cross Lifeguard Certifications to join CRA at the Boston Sports Institute (BSI). The BSI natatorium houses two pools--a 13-lane competition pool and a small warm teaching pool.  CRA operates 7 days a week and many shifts are available (typically 3-4 hours in length) to supervise a wide more
Contact: Ben Kennedy
Phone:(617) 939-8078

Rep/Contact Info

Laurie Bufano
Chief Operations Officer & Outreach Coordinator