Swim Instructor- Part Time

Applications due 11/15/17

Job Description:

 Chesterfield YMCA has a immediate opening for Swim Instructors.
In accordance with the Christian principles of the YMCA, the incumbent will provide leadership to instructional areas of Aquatic programs according to the YMCA Aquatic Program Model.  He/she will exemplify the YMCA values of caring, honesty, respect, responsibility and faith.
  1. Ensure all classes are taught with the safety of the participant foremost.
  2. Follow pool rules at all times, modeling for the participants.
  3. Instruct swim classes in accordance with Gateway Region YMCA guidelines so that participants progress through skills.
  4. Develop positive relationships with participants and provide motivational support and guidance.
  5. Communicate with parents or custodial adult on the progress of the child.
  6. Perform all duties with caring, honesty, respect, responsibility, and faith.
  7. Other related duties as assigned by supervisor.
  1. Begin and end classes on time.
  2. Complete lesson plans on a weekly or session basis.
  3. Maintain records of skills, attendance and student progress on skill sheets.
  4. Complete progress cards for each level and student taught in a timely manner.
  5. Attend all swim instructor in-services.
  6. Is absent no more than two times in session for each class instructed.
  7. Attain YMCA Swim Lesson Instructor within 30 to 60 days. 
  8. Maintain all required certifications current.

Education:     Completion of middle school.


Experience:    None


Special skills, Licenses, Certifications or Equipment:

Currently certified in YMCA Lifeguard or Red Cross Lifeguard with CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, Oxygen Administration and First Aid.  Must crossover to YMCA Lifeguard or attain certifications within 30 days.

How to Apply


Contact Information

Sophia Kelley

326 S 21st Suite 400

phone: 3144361177

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