LEARN TO SWIM INSTRUCTORS – CASUAL
WOLLONGONG CITY COUNCIL
WOLLONGONG, NSW, 2500
Are you a qualified Learn to Swim Instructor with a strong customer focus?
Beaton Park Leisure Centre is looking for qualified Learn to Swim Instructors to join our and energetic and friendly team.
This position will require you to communicate with a diverse range of people. You will work as part of a dedicated and passionate team to deliver quality learn to swim services to the community. The successful applicants will be self-motivated and customer focussed. Your enthusiasm and experience will help you to succeed in this role.
Under Part 2, Section 6 of the Child Protection (Working with Children) Act 2012, this position has been designated as requiring a Working with Children Check. If successful for an interview, you will be required to present your Working with Children Check application/clearance reference number.
Essential Selection Criteria:
Current Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety Certificate or equivalent OR Current Austswim Pre-School Certificate or equivalent OR Swim Australia Teaching Swimming and Water Safety Certificate OR Green, Bronze and Silver 1 ASCTA Coaching Licence and/or Austswim competitive strokes.
Current Resuscitation Certificate or equivalent.
Current Working with Children Check.
Mature, friendly and enthusiastic attitude with a strong customer focus.
Demonstrated knowledge of swimming development principles.
Demonstrated knowledge of the requirements of special needs groups e.g. disabled.
Demonstrated experience in teaching Learn to Swim.
Knowledge of up to date trends and techniques in the Learn to swim industry.
Demonstrated ability to undertake tasks both individually and as a team with minimum supervision.
Well-developed and extensive interpersonal and communication skills (both written and verbal).
Ability to receive and provide feedback to customers and BPLC Supervisors.
Ability to motivate and provide guidance to support staff and Austswim/Swim Australia candidates.
Demonstrated ability to implement safe and effective lesson plans.
Desirable Selection Criteria:
Disabled Teaching Certificate.
Applications close at 12pm on Monday 21 November 2016.
Council is subject to a proposal for amalgamation, and an amalgamation may affect the industrial instruments applicable to this position at the time it is offered.