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26 Jun 2018

Part Time Swim Instructor (Swimming Lessons)

City of Minnetonka – Posted by AJN Minnetonka, Minnesota, United States

Job Description

Job Title:Swim Instructor (Swimming Lessons)
Closing Date/Time:Continuous
Salary:$13.00 – $16.00 Hourly
Job Type:Part-time
Location:Williston Fitness Center or Hopkins West Jr HS, Minnesota


No experience – will train the right candidates.

The goal of the aquatics program is for the student to continually make progress with each class. Each class is structured to build on the skills learned in the previous class. As a swim instructor you are responsible for providing a comfortable and safe environment for those who are participating in swim classes. Classes consist of 4 students per instructor.

Hours Available: (Summer)
10 – 40 hours per week

Free Williston Fitness Center “single” membership if committed to working more than 8 hours per week.

Essential Job Functions:

  • Educate participants on proper technique and promote swimmer safety.
  • Cover all material required in a level.
  • Communicate regularly with participants and their parents, as appropriate, to ensure they are aware of progress.
  • Adapt your teaching approaches to the age, experience and ability of participants, so they can meet course objectives.
  • Enforce all aquatic facility policies, rules and regulations.
  • Complete progress reports.
Minimum Qualifications:

  • A commitment to and belief in the organization’s shared values.
  • 16 years of age or older.
  • Must enjoy water, having fun and giving back to the community, while positively impacting the lives of those you work with.


  • One year of swim instructor experience.
 Additional Information:
Skilled in:

  • Display patience and understanding when communicating with all ages and levels of swimmers.

Ability to:

  • Swim in shallow and deep water to include treading water.
  • Recognize distress signals and respond appropriately.
  • Support child and adult body weight in the water.

How to Apply

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Job Categories: Swim Lesson Instructor and swim-instructor. Job Types: Part Time.

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