Swim Instructor job – Healthcare Therapy Services – Franklin, IN
Swim Instructor Healthcare Therapy Services – Franklin, IN
Part-time Position:This position’s principle duty is to provide a safe environment for all patrons. Lifeguards need to ensure safety of patrons by preventing and responding to emergencies, enforcing policies and procedures. A successful candidate for this position should be a team player, strong ability to act during emergency situations, friendly demeanor, and drive to create a safe, fun, and clean environment for patrons.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:The following duties are normal for this position. These are not to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Other duties may be required and assigned.Supervises pool and surrounding areas to ensure patron safety. Maintains constant surveillance of patrons in the facility; acts immediately and appropriately to secure safety of patrons in the event of emergency. Provides emergency care and treatment as required until the arrival of emergency medical services.Responds and provides CPR and first aid for emergencies at the facility.Secures the facility upon closing and other periods where there will be no supervision by lifeguards. Completes all required reports and paperwork in the time required by report or paperwork.Assists in implementing Emergency Action Plan. Provides reliable attendance and is punctual.Exhibits respect, honesty and open communication. Enforces CCPR rules consistently among all guests. Ensures that all equipment malfunctions and hazardous conditions are reported immediately. Responds to questions and needs of patrons and management.Ensures all areas within aquatics are well maintained.Attends all trainings including (but not limited to): in-service trainings and organizational meetings.Completes other assignments as indicated by Manager or his/her designee.
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Required to Perform
Essential Job Functions: Ability to see, talk and hear to fulfill job duties. Ability to swim, stand, walk, kneel, bend over, use hands & feet, climb and balance.Specific vision abilities required are close vision, distance vision, depth perception and focusing ability. Able to work within moderate to loud environments associated with swimming pools. The lifeguard should be able to identify various sounds such as cries for help and splashing.Ability to lift up to 50 lbs., and be able to handle heavier loads in an emergency.Able to stay in a level of physical conditioning sufficient enough to complete job duties and skills. Able to maintain mental alertness and focus for periods exceeding one hour.
Qualifications Required to Perform Essential Job Functions: Must be at least 16 years of age.Possess current certification in American Red Cross Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer; Emergency Oxygen preferredJob Type: Part-timeRequired education:High school or equivalentRequired experience:Aquatics: 1 yearLifeguarding: 1 yearSwim Instructor: 1 yearRequired licenses or certifications:American Red Cross LifeguardingFirst Aid/CPR/AEDJob Type: Part-timeRequired education:High school or equivalentRequired experience:Swim Instructor: 1 yearLifeguarding: 1 yearAquatics: 1 yearRequired licenses or certifications:LifeguardingFirst Aid CPR AED