volunteer
program

Our doors are open to all the lifeguards who want to join the team by donating their time, knowledge and experience to enrich the program and guarantee the safety of our sea.

ARE YOU THE ONE?

​We are looking for certified and active lifeguards around the world to join us as a volunteers in exchange for accommodation and meals in our headquarters, permanent training in our gym, and all the benefits of working with the Santa Teresa Lifeguards.

What We Offer:

Comfortable Accommodation: We provide housing in a cozy dorm house, so you can relax and unwind after a day of making the beach a safer place.

Delicious Lunch and Local Fruit: Enjoy the flavors of Costa Rica with a daily feast of delicious local cuisine. Fresh, locally sourced fruit will keep you energized and refreshed.

Make a Difference: Give back to the community by working just 5 hours a day, six days a week, helping us keep Santa Teresa's stunning beaches safe for all.

Stay Strong: Your health is important to us! That's why we offer unlimited gym access, so you can stay in top shape while helping others.

Global Connections: Lifeguards from around the world come to Santa Teresa, making it a melting pot of cultures and experiences. Connect with like-minded individuals who share your passion for the ocean.

Discover Santa Teresa: Experience the natural beauty of Santa Teresa's beaches and immerse yourself in its unique charm during your time off. From epic surf breaks to breathtaking sunsets, there's always something incredible to explore.

Minimum Stay: To truly become a part of our lifeguard family and immerse yourself in the Santa Teresa experience, we require a minimum stay of 4 weeks.

Maximum Stay: For those looking for an extended adventure, you can stay with us for up to 3 months.

Join our lifeguard volunteer program and become part of a global community committed to ocean safety. Share your skills, make lifelong friends, and savor the beauty of Santa Teresa's beaches. It's not just a program; it's a life-changing experience.

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OUR WORK IN NUMBERS
november

Thank you lifeguards for your dedicated service and excellent contributions to our team.

16

RESCUES

280

PREVENTIONS

13

FIRST AID

142

PATROL HOURS

OUR
VOLUNTEERS

Their time and talent can make a real difference in people’s lives at Santa Teresa Beach.

BRUNO CAZAUX

LIFEGUARD

Uruguay

DANIEL BIANCO

LIFEGUARD

Brazil

LEANDRO CASTRO

LIFEGUARD

Uruguay

INTI ACERENZA

LIFEGUARD

Uruguay

HENRY EDWARDS

LIFEGUARD

Australia

LEANDRO CECCOTI

LIFEGUARD

Argentina

ALEIX VALLES

LIFEGUARD

Spain

CONNOR LAWRENCE

LIFEGUARD

USA

JAVIER SANSBERRO

LIFEGUARD

Uruguay

Juan

LIFEGUARD

Argentina

SEAN GEARY

LIFEGUARD

USA

LOUISE HALBMEYER

LIFEGUARD

France

DUKE MISKIV

LIFEGUARD

USA

SERGI VILA GONZALES

LIFEGUARD

Spain

GUILLERMO DE LA ROSA

LIFEGUARD

Spain

PATRICK REID

LIFEGUARD

USA

ROO VASEY

LIFEGUARD

England

MAGALI PEREZ

LIFEGUARD

Argentina

RUBY WYBORN

LIFEGUARD

England

EMILY LAWRNECE

LIFEGUARD

England

ROB CAPRON

LIFEGUARD

France

VALENTIN GOMEZ

LIFEGUARD

Argentina

DUARTE

LIFEGUARD

Portugal

LAURA COUCHOURON

LIFEGUARD

France

LUCAS SAVART

LIFEGUARD

France

MAURO ANDRES SANCHEZ

LIFEGUARD

Argentina

MATTHEW SALATTO

LIFEGUARD

USA

WYATT SCHLAYBACH

LIFEGUARD

USA

BARBARA HERRERO

LIFEGUARD

Argentina

GUY

LIFEGUARD

Israel

ALAN MARTIN VARELA

LIFEGUARD

Argentina

NOAH CAPSY

LIFEGUARD

UK

MATIAS LAVARELLO

LIFEGUARD

Argentina

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