Swimming Instructor – New Season
Great hourly pay rate
Caring and valued working environment
About the company
George Bolton Swimming Centre is an outdoor pool facility located at Burnside surrounded by picturesque settings. The centre is open from 19th September 2020 – 25 April 2021 and offers a caring, positive, vibrant and team orientated workplace. Be a part of a professional team environment, where you feel valued and supported.
About the Role
Enjoy working with children to provide high standards in teaching swimming and water safety, gain satisfaction in watching growth and development in swimming ability and have fun teaching swimming skills and activities.
Swim School shifts are: Monday – Thursday 3.30pm – 6.00pm & Saturday 9.00am – 12.00pm and also offers 1 week block of shifts in December & January Monday – Thursday from 9.00am – 12.00pm.
Passion for water safety
Loves to work with children
Enjoy creating a positive learning experience
Excellent observation skills and capacity to identify potential risks/hazards
Great at problem solving and thinking on your feet
Reliable team player
Motivated and positive outlook
Confident and shows initiative
Teach planned classes to children of all ages
Assist each student to achieve maximum benefit from their lesson
Adhere to the swimming centres work methods and operating procedures
Assist in the daily lane and equipment set up of swim school lessons
Develop and maintain healthy relationships with parents and students with effective communication
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues
Ensure the safety and wellbeing of all centre patrons
Ensure all water safety rules and programs are promoted
Skills, Experience & Qualifications
Ability to manage student safety, in groups of various ages and abilities, with an enjoyable approach
Excellent communication and customer service skills with a wide range of individuals and age ranges
Previous experience in a similar role: organising swimming class planning, knowledge of water safety skills and education
Apply a proactive approach, and use a high degree of initiative
Excellent observation skills, with the ability to analyse and assess swimming competence
Ability to manage conflict situations, and successfully negotiate solutions
Hold an AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and water safety Qualification or equivalent, First Aid, CPR and DCSI or Working with Children Clearance and Child Safe Environment training.