Pearson Swim Instructor

The Pearson Swim Instructor is responsible for teaching swimming lessons to all ages (instruct & monitor).
Job Description
  • Duties: Responsible for teaching swimming lessons to all ages (instruct & monitor); Responsible for lifeguarding during swim classes, pool parties and/or public swim times. Implement YMCA practices that ensures the safety and quality of all swimming lessons, assuring program quality by assisting in evaluating all participants; Must be able to make quick decisions and be assertive in enforcing rules & regulations. Ability to maintain level of physical and mental readiness; ability to communicate verbally to large and small groups of members effectively
  • Hours: Part time, Non-exempt; hours may vary; Monday-Fridays: 9:30am-7:30pm; Saturdays & Sundays: 9:30am-5:00pm
  • Time frame: Seasonal/Summer Months (April-September)
  • Wage: $16.00-$17.50per hour. Depending on experience and acquired certifications
  • Refer to Job Description for full duties/qualifications of the position available from H.R.
Qualifications

Minimum age-16. Recommended 1-3 years of experience teaching swimming and/or lifeguarding. Ability to maintain level of physical and mental readiness, must demonstrate water safety skills in accordance with YMCA standards at all times. Must pass criminal background clearance, drug test, health screening, TB test.

Essential Functions

Duties: Responsible for teaching swimming lessons to all ages (instruct & monitor); Responsible for lifeguarding during swim classes, pool parties and/or public swim times. Implement YMCA practices that ensures the safety and quality of all swimming lessons, assuring program quality by assisting in evaluating all participants; Must be able to make quick decisions and be assertive in enforcing rules & regulations. Ability to maintain level of physical and mental readiness; ability to communicate verbally to large and small groups of members effectively

Required Certifications

Certifications: YMCA Swim Instructor or Water Safety Instructor (WSI) AND Lifeguarding with CPR / AED for Professional Rescuers and First Aid or equivalent; Must have both certifications completed by June 2023; Lifeguard & CPR Certification classes are available at the Anaheim Family YMCA