Water Safety Instructor

Job | Posted 3 years ago
Employment Type


Description:  Water Safety Instructor (WSI)

Job Summary
  • Responsible for planning, coordinating and teaching learn-to-swim and water safety courses for preschool and youth.
  • Monitor and ensure participant safety at all times.
  • Create conditions which ensure an enjoyable experience for children.
  • Manage participation through respectful and equitable approaches.
  • Work collaboratively with Community Education staff to implement a philosophy that is supportive of participants' development in the swimming skills targeted through the activity.
  • Communicate effectively with students, other school staff, parents, and building administrators, regarding program needs and developments. 
Work Schedule:  Mondays through Thursdays, June 11 - August 2.  Daytime hours.

  • Thorough knowledge and application of swimming and water safety skills.
  • Must possess a current Water Safety Instructor (WSI) Certification.
  • Effective teaching and/or practice management skills.
  • Effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience in collaboration with others.
  • Understanding of the role of parent involvement and the ability to collaborate with parents.
  • Commitment to supporting the whole child in their pursuit of high levels of mastery of skill within the program.
Bargaining Group and Level: NA

Pay Rate:  $10 - $14 per hour based on experience.  

Application Procedure:
All applicants must apply online at:     http://bit.ly/oronojobs
or   www.orono.k12.mn.us   >>  District Office  >>  Human Resources
District Website:  www.orono.k12.mn.us

Ms. Kristal Scott, Aquatics Coordinator
kscott@orono.k12.mn.us     952-449-8354

Mr. Brian Bergstrom, Assistant Director of Community Education
bbergstrom@orono.k12.mn.us     952-449-8353

Dr. Scott E. Alger, Director of Human Resources
952-449-8307  salger@orono.k12.mn.us


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Orono Public School District

705 Old Crystal Bay Rd N , Long Lake, MN 55356

At the following locations

Orono Public Schools

685 Old Crystal Bay Road North , Long Lake, MN 55356

Compare with State

Amount per Student


State Average: $13,408

% ELL Students


State Average: 8%

Student Teacher Ratio


State Average: 15.44

% IEP Students


State Average: 15%



State Average: 200