Nature of Work: Instructs swimming and water safety skills for children and adults according to American Red Cross standards. Responsible for the supervision of structured class activities for a small group of students. May exert up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and/or negligible amount of force constantly to move objects.
Required Qualifications: Knowledge of instructional methods for teaching swimming and water safety skills to groups and individuals. CPR/AED, First Aid and Lifeguard certification required by start of employment. Must have a valid Driver’s License.
Desirable Qualifications: At least one year of swim instruction experience and current WSI certification.
Work Schedule: Variable, dependent upon lesson schedule. No more than 25 hours per week. Classes are usually held Monday – Saturday mornings in the summer and only on Saturday mornings and early afternoons during the fall/winter season.