Swim Instructor - Seasonal

Life Time - Reston, VA (30+ days ago)3.6

Full-timeEstimated: $19,000 - $27,000 a year

EducationSkillsBenefits
Description

Do you have a passion for Swimming and living a healthy way of life? We are looking for a passionate Swim Instructor who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and will help members improve their swimming in our state-of-the-art recreational and lap pools, both indoors and out. A typical day for a Swim Instructor could include:

Having fun teaching a life skill to our youngest members!

Evaluating members swimming ability to determine the correct swim level

Maintaining the cleanliness and order of our Aquatics Facilities

Duties & Responsibilities

Instructs swimming lessons and Aquatics events

Creates an educational, safe and inviting experience for all participants

Initiates, develops and maintains positive relationships with participants

Quickly and efficiently responds to member questions, comments, and concerns

Provides a safe, clean and organized pool area

Promotes and sells all Aquatics programs and services

Responds to member questions regarding Life Time's programs, policies and procedures

Maintains order and safety in swimming areas and assists in enforcing club and pool policies

Immediately reports suspicious or inappropriate behaviors or abuse

relating to youth

Qualifications

Education & Experience

Working towards a high school diploma or GED

Swim lesson instruction or coaching experience preferred

One year customer service preferred

Licenses / Certifications / Registrations

Red Cross Lifeguard and First Aid (preferred)

Red Cross CPR-PR/AED (preferred)

First Aid certification required within 60 days of hire

Complete and Pass Life Time Swim Instructor Certification

Complete LTU Required Learning before first shift

Complete all LTU courses within first 60 days of hire

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Other Characteristics

Ability to swim the major strokes of Front Crawl, Backstroke, Breaststroke and Butterfly

Excellent customer service skills, energetic, enthusiastic, and motivational

Excellent interpersonal skills

Ability to build relationship with members of all ages

Comfortable working with all age groups, including children

Ability to handle and resolve conflicts in a professional, tactful manner

Ability to tolerate loud noises

Firmly but tactfully enforce Life Time policies and procedures

Ability to multi-task and learn quickly

Ability to acknowledge difficult situations and respond accordingly

Self starter, reliable, responsible and dedicated

Ability to make decisions quickly and easily

Benefits

All Life Time Team Members receive:
Complimentary Life Time membership

Team Member discounts for Life Time products & services

Additional Full Time Benefits

Medical, Dental, and Vision Plan

401(k) Retirement Plan

Industry-leading Education and Training

Flexible Spending Account Dependent (day) Care Account

Compensation

Hourly Wage

(Seasonal/Summer/Temporary)