Aquatics Center Instructor job – Allina Health – Stillwater, MN
Aquatics Center Instructor Allina Health 232 reviews – Stillwater, MN Part-timeIntroduction Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 13 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills. Abbott Northwestern Hospital, located in south Minneapolis, is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities and is recognized as an ANCC Magnet-designated hospital. It is known around the region and across the U.S. for its centers of excellence: cancer care through the Virginia Piper Cancer Institute; cardiovascular services in partnership with the Minneapolis Heart Institute; the Spine Institute; Neuroscience Institute; Orthopaedic Institute; perinatology, obstetrics and gynecology through WomenCare; physical rehabilitation through Courage Kenny Rehabilitation InstituteTM; and more. With 5,697 employees, 1,397 physicians and 633 beds, Abbott Northwestern Hospital cares for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest. Responsibilities Req ID: 27060 Provides recreation based water therapy instruction to aquatic program participants in a safe and supervised environmentConduct recreation based group aquatic exercise/therapy programs as outlined by governing disciplines (Arthritis Foundation, M.S. Society, Aquatic Exercise Association and American Red Cross) according to internal design protocol so that clients benefit and achieve fitness and recreational goalsConduct 1:1 instruction and hands-on assistance to clients according to Aquatic Specialist or Physical/Occupational Therapist treatment plansMonitor clients progress and consult with Aquatic Specialist or Physical/Occupational Therapist prior to making program changes as necessary to facilitate clients maximum independence and achieve fitness goalsPerform administrative functions necessary to ensure the effectiveness of individual and group programs such as maintain class rosters/client records, complete documentation and communicate with program coordinator staffRespond to emergency situations so that Emergency Action Plan is effectively carried outAttend required Emergency Action Plan in-services so that individuals are adequately trained to respond to emergency situationsMaintain a safe environment for all clients such as complete the incident/accident reports when necessary and assist with Pool Closure ProcessesEnsure compliance with all applicable legal requirements and accreditation standardsEnsure that all department activities are conducted in a manner that is consistent with Compliance Program, including its Code of Conduct and HIPAA policies and proceduresEducation Preferred experience teaching swim lesson. Qualification/Skills Experience Required: Has the ability and knowledge to teach aquatic skillsPreferred: Competitive swimming backgroundLicensure/Certification Required: CPR/AED, First AidPreferred: WSIWork Schedule Monday 4-7 Wednesday 4:30-7:30 Location/Community Information Courage Kenny Rehabilitation Institute – St. Croix, part of Allina Health, is located in Stillwater, MN. The Institute uses a holistic approach, interweaving therapy, fitness, recreation, sports and family involvement to help adults and children reach their highest level of functional independence. Our therapy services for clients age birth to 8 years old are now located at the Early Childhood Family Center. Stillwater is a dynamic, growing community of 18,000 nestled into the bluffs of the St. Croix River, one of America’s protected Wild and Scenic Waterways.This family-oriented community offers the advantages and conveniences of living near the Twin Cities metropolitan area plus the peacefulness and safety of small-town Minnesota. Stillwater: Located 20 mileseastof downtown St. PaulPopulation = 18,500Community Resource Links: Community Information School Digger Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine St. Paul Pioneer Press Twin Cities Living Magazine Star Tribune Closing If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.