Swim Instructor

Life Time Fitness - Eagan, MN (30+ days ago)3.6

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. We provide in-house paid training, so although experience is preferred, it is not required. 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
• 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
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

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

• $12-18 per hour depending on experience and market

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Primary LocationMN-Eagan - EAG - Eagan

Schedule Part-time
Job Level Individual Contributor

Travel No