Water Safety Instructor (Part-Time)
We strongly believe that diversity of experience contributes to a broader collective perspective that will consistently lead to a better school system and better results for all students. We are working hard to increase the diversity of our team wherever we can and we actively encourage all to consider becoming a part of it.
Water Safety Instructor (WSI)
Varies (Weekdays, Evenings and Weekends)
Aquatics Program Coordinator
Teach swimming lessons to youth and adults as directed by the Aquatics Coordinator, using techniques and procedures specified by the program.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide swim instruction to students of all ages and abilities in a positive, fun, learning environment.
Experience working with children and/or adults in small groups.
Monitor participants at all times, supervising check-in and check-out so that students leave with authorized adults.
Maintain a professional appearance.
Maintain a safe environment for all participants.
Prepare lesson plans to correlate with participant level and level being taught.
Fill out progress reports properly prior to the last day of lessons including positive/encouraging comments.
Setup/put away equipment and maintain an organized pool environment.
Enforce all established pool rules during and in-between lessons.
Follow established emergency procedures and respond appropriately in an emergency situation.
Arrive on time (15 minutes prior to start of lessons)
Find substitutes as needed and inform your supervisor.
Effectively communicate with parents, and/or participants, staff and aquatics coordinator.
Perform other related duties as assigned by the aquatics coordinator.
Attend all required aquatics staff in-service training and meetings.
Age 16 or older
Current Red Cross Water Safety Instructor certification
Current CPR and First Aid Certification
Must maintain certifications during employment with district
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of stroke mechanics and ability to correct participant strokes
Knowledge of established pool rules and emergency procedures
Ability to work independently under limited supervision and as part of a team
Ability to work with supervisors and coworkers in a timely and professional manner
Ability to provide a level of customer service that meets/exceeds customer expectations and satisfaction
Ability to professionally exhibit cultural sensitivity, patience, and understanding in the course of work duties
Ability to relate to and work with individuals representing a variety of diverse backgrounds and cultures
Anticipated Work Schedule: This is a part-time, non-benefited position that will work less than 20 hours per week; work shifts will primarily be summer day time, evening and/or weekend hours.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk, hear, climb, balance, stoop, kneel, reach for objects, stand, walk, push, pull, lift, and use hands to grasp and feel.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 15 pounds, occasionally being required to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds or more. Specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, and the ability to adjust focus.
To be considered for this position, please apply on-line at: http://www.applitrack.com/isd197/onlineapp/default.aspx
Position will remain open until filled.