Posted: Wednesday, September 27, 2017 2:27 PM
Job DescriptionJob Title: Swim Instructor/LifeguardDo you love working with children? Do you love the water? Would you enjoy the opportunity to guide and coach children through the learn-to-swim experience? This may be the perfect job for you!Goldfish Swim School, located in Columbia, teaches children ages 4 months through 12 years. We have created a fun and inviting learning environment to ensure a positive member experience. We build strong relationships with the members of our school while continually training and offering feedback to our staff to ensure their success.Our paid training and flexible shifts are perfect for students, stay-at-home parents, or anyone who wants to grab evening or weekend hours!Duties and Responsibilities include the following: (other duties may be assigned)Provides swim instruction based on the Goldfish Swim School curriculum.Enforces safety rules and regulations to prevent accidents. Makes rescues and administers first aid when necessary.Evaluates students progress. Completes required paperwork in a timely manner.Interacts with parents/guardians on the activities and development of students swim skills. Acts as a GSS ambassador to ensure parental satisfaction.Uses problem solving/creative thinking skills to identify and resolve challenges that students encounter.Inspects pool areas before and after each class for possible maintenance, cleanliness or damage issues. Reports issues to management as appropriate.Maintains and ensures proper storage of all pool equipment. Places and removes lane lines.Reports accidents and incidents to management. Completes required documentation and paperwork.Performs deck teacher duties as needed.Occasionally performs light cleaning duties such as window washing, deck mopping, trash removal etc.Occasionally required to attend in-service training outside of regular working hours.Education/Experience: High school diploma or GED is preferred. Experience as a certified lifeguard, youth sports instructor/coach, camp counselor, and/or child care provider is strongly preferred. Swimming experience preferred.Work Environment: While performing this job, the employee is regularly exposed to heat and humidity. Noise level is usually moderate.Certificates and Licenses: CPR/First Aid and Lifeguard certification required.Benefits:Leadership rolesFlexible hoursGreat payGreat experienceIncreased social opportunitiesFuture references/referralsWhat makes you the perfect candidate:You LOVE working with childrenYou can commit to at least one year of employmentYou have a passion for swimming and the waterExcellent interpersonal communication and organizational skillsStrong problem solving skillsAvailable to work nights/weekendsMust pass background examinations (included with training)If this sounds like you, what are you waiting for? Apply today!
• Location: Baltimore
• Post ID: 27122717 baltimore