7 Nov 2022

Part Time Adaptive Swim Instructor

Nurturing Water Therapies – Posted by Nurturing Water Therapies 601 143rd Ave NE Bellevue WA 98006

Job Description

Adaptive swim lessons use techniques that place emphasis on water safety and swimming skills modified or adapted to accommodate individual abilities, needs, and goals, regardless of age. Lessons are created for, but not limited to, those with anxiety, physical, sensory, communication or behavior challenges.

We provide all 1:1 swim instruction to our neurodivergent community that builds confidence and develops safety skills in a student-centered environment. We are committed to training our staff to teach swim lessons, giving them the tools they need to be successful. This is a diverse, inclusive and supportive workplace.

Lessons may include:
  • Pool entry and exit
  • Basic water safety skills
  • Independent swimming skills
  • Adaptive stroke techniques
  • Balance and core strength

We have a fun and rewarding work environment with a great atmosphere for someone who loves teaching and being around water. We offer paid training. Starting wage is negotiable with prior experience. This is a very flexible, part-time position that requires afternoon/evening and weekend shifts. Paid training is also included.

Qualifications:
  • Caring and compassion for children and adults
  • Ability to work in the water for periods of up to 5 hours
  • Experience working with children with a variety of special needs, specifically Autism
  • Great attitude and willingness to be coached
  • The ability to focus in a fast-paced environment
  • The ability to commit to at least 1 year of employment, afternoons and weekends required
Benefits:
  • Fun team atmosphere
  • Competitive pay
  • Employee discounts/swim lessons
We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

How to Apply

All applicants can apply through our website at https://www.nurturingwatertherapies.org/employment/ Or, email resume and a brief paragraph about you and your background to office.nurturingwatertherapies@gmail.com.

Job Categories: Adaptive Aquatics. Job Types: Part Time. Job Tags: $20 - $26. Salaries: Hourly.

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