Swim Instructor


The Swim Instructor will provide skill-based swim and water safety instruction to our membership. Instructors must maintain constant supervision of students to ensure safety, creates positive, nurturing relationships with students, and build cooperative relationships with parents/caregivers.

Essential Functions include:

• Providing swimming and water safety instruction to students of all ages and abilities

• Planning and implementing program activities that are culturally relevant, developmentally appropriate, and consistent with PVCC’s values

• Helping to create new approaches to serve the needs of membership

• Adhering to program standards, including safety and cleanliness standards, and ensures consistency with evidence-based practices

• Maintaining constant supervision of students, identifying students who need assistance, and supporting students as necessary to ensure a positive learning environment

• Attending staff meetings and trainings

• Following  club policies and procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary situations, child abuse prevention, and emergencies

• Maintaining positive relationships with parents and caregivers and other staff.


• Minimum of 3 years proven instruction of swim lessons to toddlers or younger

• Minimum of  2 years lifeguard experience

• Current State- approved First-Aid certification

• Current CPR for the Professional Rescuer

• Current Lifeguard certification

Additional Required Skills:

• Strong swimming skills

• Good people skills – must enjoy working with children,

• Knowledge of pool maintenance and cleaning procedures

• CPR and first aid

• Must practice safety at all times

This position must be available to work Saturdays and Sundays.  Compensation is competitive and based on per lesson taught.