1 Nov 2022


SwimKids – Posted by SwimKids Gainesville, VA and Woodbridge, VA

Job Description

This will be the BEST JOB you have ever had!!!

If you are someone who is PASSIONATE about teaching children and love to have fun doing it, this could be the perfect opportunity for you! Not only will you feel like you’ve found the most fun-loving family and flexible job with SwimKids, you will be positively impacting children’s lives EVERY DAY by teaching them the lifesaving skill of swimming!

Our mission at SwimKids is “We build loving relationships that saves lives.” We are looking for reliable, responsible individuals with high energy and enthusiasm as well as a growth mindset and the motivation to expand their knowledge into multiple areas of our business. Previous coaching experience or a swimming background is preferred but not necessary  – we provide PAID training for all necessary certifications and will teach you everything you need to know in order to thrive and be a successful member of our SwimKids team!

Qualifications and Responsibilities include:

The most important aspect of this job is to make sure SwimKids consistently delivers the SwimKids mission: Providing the best lessons experience for swimmers, parents and staff.  

  • Safety First mentality, by always maintaining line of sight and supporting leadership on ensuring swimmer safety is always top priority.
  • A problem solver with a strong drive to do whatever it takes to get the job done.
  • The drive to complete all required trainings and show a passion for continual growth and learning.
  • Be a consistent and dependable coach for your swimmers – they look forward to seeing you every week
  • Commit to teaching your swimmers important life skills such as self-esteem and self-confidence
  • Deliver excellent customer service to all that utilize our facility
  • Must be at least 21 years of age
  • Must be able to work at least one day on the weekend, Saturday or Sunday
  • Must be able to work 20 – 30 hours in the water per week
  • Swim background preferred but not required
  • Experience working with children is preferred but not required
Why choose SwimKids?
  • Drowning is the LEADING CAUSE of unintentional death for children under the age of five. Kids who take swim lessons are 88% less likely to drown!!  YOU are helping children learn the life-saving skill of swimming!
  • SwimKids Swim School is a Washington Post TOP Workplace with award winning programs and an amazing culture — we are looking for natural leaders to assist in successfully running one of our key sites!  We have a fun and rewarding work environment with a great atmosphere for someone who is passionate about leading teams and businesses.
  • We are a growing company and have many opportunities for great people to continue to grow in their careers.
The position will start at a competitive salary depending on experience, a hourly position (20-30 hours a week), and requires afternoon/evening and weekend shifts.
  • Fun team atmosphere
  • Competitive pay and PTO
  • Health insurance and benefits
  • Employee discounts/swim lessons
  • Ability to choose permanent schedule
  • Excellent upward mobility opportunities

We had the opportunity to be on CNBC’s TV show the JOB INTERVIEW to hire a key person. If you would like a sneak peek at our interviewing process, check out this link to our episode: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zqh0OxGNHU8

 Please visit our website for more information at https://www.swimkids.us

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.

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Job Categories: Swim Coach. Job Types: Part Time. Salaries: Hourly.

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