SWIM INSTRUCTOR (12 - 15 hours per week)

Location
Harrisonburg, VA
Posted
Mar 17, 2017
Closes
Jun 01, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Sentara RMH Wellness Center is seeking a Flexi Swim Instructor to work Flexi Status (12 - 15 hours per week) on day shifts, evening shifts and weekend shifts. Must be available year round (during summer months too).

Thorough knowledge and application of teaching swimming techniques, skills and water safety. Committed to the safety of members of all ages and varying abilities and to provide a fun and positive learning experience. Provide private and group swim lessons based on the guidelines of the American Red Cross and as deemed appropriate by the Aquatics Coordinator.

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent - Experience in lieu of education: Yes

Experience
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

License
None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Skills
Required:

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
One year experience as swim instructor preferred. Excellent interpersonal communication and organizational skills Teach with encouragement and positive reinforcement Recognize and respond effectively in emergencies in accordance with facility emergency action plans Complete additional duties as assigned by supervisor Can expect to instruct in either the warm water pool or the fitness pool with temperature ranges from 82 degrees to 94 degrees. Must be physically able to demonstrate swim technique. Current American Red Cross (ARC) CPR/AED certification. Current ARC certification as Water Safety Instructor (WSI) or YMCA Swim Instructor; Prior Experience in lieu of current certification