Water Safety Instructor job – The Salvation Army Western USA – ‘Ewa Beach, HI
Water Safety Instructor The Salvation Army Western USA – ‘Ewa Beach, HI Part-time
POSITION TITLE: Water Safety Instructor III – Master’s Swim Coach
DEPARTMENT: Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center (Kroc Center Hawaii) SUPERVISOR: Aquatic Director FLSA STATUS: Non Exempt, Hourly CLASSIFICATION: Part Time, On Call
GENERAL STATEMENT: The Salvation Army is a branch of the Christian Church, and the ultimate goal of all programs is a spiritual, emotional and physical regeneration of all people.
MISSION STATEMENT: The Salvation Army, an international movement, is an evangelical part of the universal Christian Church. Its message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.
KROC CENTER HAWAII VISION: Kroc Center Hawaii is a community center where families, individuals and relationships thrive in the name of Jesus.
POSITION SUMMARY: The Water Safety Instructor III – Master’s Swim Coach is a team leader who motivates, teaches, and inspires adult swimmers (fitness, triathlete, competitive, and non-competitive) who are dedicated to improving their fitness through swimming; enforce Kroc Center Hawaii guidelines, pool and safety rules and Kroc Center Hawaii policies to maintain a safe environment and member and guest satisfaction. The Kroc Center Hawaii Water Safety Instructor III – Master’s Swim Coach will have a deep commitment to the mission of The Salvation Army, which will be evident in his or her professional life and the manner in which he or she represents The Salvation Army Ray and Joan Kroc Corps Community Center in the community.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: 1. High School graduate or GED is required. 2. American Red Cross or Ellis & Associates Lifeguard Training Certification, First Aid and CPR for the Professional Rescue, USA Master or USA Coach Certification. PREFERRED REQUIREMENTS: 1. Swim lesson instruction and water exercise instruction. 2. Familiar with American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim levels and other Red Cross water safety courses and know how to use course materials effectively. Any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities will be accepted. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: 1. Create and implement a program that can meet the diverse needs of participants, namely competitive swimming (both pool and open water swimming), non-competitive physical fitness swimming, improvement of stroke technique, triathlon training, etc. 2. Know and understand the Kroc Center Hawaii Aquatics program, including classes, swimming levels, skills taught in each level, and the requirements for passing each level. 3. Evaluate students and recommend appropriate classes for their skill levels. 4. Provide corrective and positive feedback to students to ensure learning and a positive atmosphere. 5. Cover all materials required in a class. Complete student evaluations, reports and records. Maintain confidentiality of all information and documents received. 6. Have all instructional equipment ready before lessons begin and put all equipment away at the end of lessons. 7. Communicate regularly with participants and parents. 8. Recognize distressed swimmers and provide the necessary assistance. 9. Know, understand and enforce all aquatic facility policies, rules and regulations. 10. Never leave students unattended. 11. Maintain a positive rapport and image with students, members and guests. 12. Keep the facilities clean, including pool, pool area, and locker rooms. 13. Follow and ensure adherence to The Salvation Army Policies and Procedures. 14. Maintain the Code of Ethics policy, which has been established for the Kroc Center Hawaii. 15. Attend staff meetings and other administrative meetings. 16. Maintain regular and punctual work attendance. Available to work a flexible schedule that includes working on weekends, holidays, and evenings. 17. Perform other duties as assigned. • Interested parties must apply online at http://www.kroccenterhawaii.org/careers.html Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.