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5 Feb 2019

Full Time Swim Instructor

Academy Swim Club – Posted by AcademySwim Santa Clarita, Los Angeles County, California, United States

Job Description

This is most definitely not like your average job.  Here you will be working with kids hands-on, in a fun, playful setting, teaching them a skill that they will be able to carry with them throughout their entire lives.  You will be DIRECTLY impacting your students lives in such a positive way. You will be their role-models, friends, teachers and swim buddies. But, most importantly, you will be teaching them a LIFE SAVING skill.  With drowning being the #1 cause of accidental death in children under the age of 5, you will most likely be saving a child’s life. So, come experience the joys and benefits of working with students of all ages at Academy Swim Club!

**About

At Academy Swim Club, our pool water is always kept at a comfortable 92° and we are indoors, which means you can teach for us year-round! We are very flexible with adjusting working hours, so, if you’re going to school we will have no problem adjusting your shifts/hours around your school schedule each semester. As a family owned business that has been in this industry for over 30+ years, we have perfected our teaching strategies and will give you the confidence and expert swim teaching skills and instruction through our certification process. We also offer birthday parties – this is a great way to get more hours and pay as tips are mandatory.

 

**Certifications and Skills

Certifications may be obtained at our facility:

1. Instructor Certification (before hire, 35-40+ hours hands-on experience)
2. Infant Certification (8-12 hours)
3. Red Cross Lifeguard, CPR, First-Aid & AED Certification (class is $155, reimbursed after 1 year employment)
4. Dolfun Certification (must pass all of our swim levels, no deadline, paid instruction until complete)
OBTAINING CERTIFICATIONS WILL INCREASE YOUR HOURLY PAY

 

**Requirements

– 20+ hours minimum
– 1 year minimum Job Commitment
– Available to attend mandatory Wednesday night staff meetings 7:30p-10:00p
– Available to work at least one weekend day: Saturday or Sunday
– Great attendance; your kids depend on it!
– Available to work some birthday parties Friday, Saturday & Sunday evenings (tips included)
– Pass a drug test, fingerprint through DOJ and, if over 18, a background check
– Passionate about teaching
– Must be patient and love kids

 

**Responsibilities and Duties

– Instruct students to swim using ASC curriculum and teaching techniques
– Focus lessons around water safety, as well as teach life saving skills
– Attend all scheduled shifts on time
– Maintain a clean, fun and safe environment for all employers and patrons
– Provide detailed verbal feedback of students progression to parents
– Assess new students swimming ability to place in one of our levels
– Develop and maintain a positive relationship with all students, patrons, staff and directors
– Keep all student’s notes and levels updated, as well as take attendance for your shift
– Maintain all certifications

 

**Benefits

– Paid training
– Paid sick leave
– Free Swim Lessons
– Staff outing activities/holiday parties
– Employee Incentives; retail discounts, free food & drinks, food gift card kudos, etc.
– FT employees earn paid time off and monthly Health Benefit allowance
– SIMPLE IRA matching contribution after 2 years employment

 

**Bonus

Bonus opportunities available after 1 year of employment

 

**Pay

Instructors can earn anywhere from $13-$20 per/hour

How to Apply

Submit your Application here --> https://www.swim4life.com/application/

Job Categories: Swim Lesson Instructor. Job Types: Full Time. Job Tags: FUN, swim, and Swim-Instructor. Salaries: Hourly.

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