Swim Instructor I
STATUS: Parks Seasonal
TITLE: Swim Instructor I
JOB CODE: 0014
JOB DESCRIPTION: Under the supervision of a higher classified employee, instructors will help plan and teach group and/or private swimming lessons at the recreation center with another employee. Private lessons are taught on Sundays 1:45p-4:00p. Group lessons are taught on Thursdays 3:45p-7:30p and on Saturdays 9:45a-1:15p. Instructors will lead the activity in an age-appropriate manner, implement a safe learning environment, and maintain a good balance between instruction and fun. Swimming instructors typically teach between 4 and 8 classes each week. Level I Instructors will gain responsibilities over time in order to lead classes by themselves. The supervisor will evaluate Level I Instructors at the close of each session and decide if they’re qualified to advance to the Instructor II position, which pays $12/hr.
DEPARTMENT: Parks and Recreation – Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center
PO Box 8465, Ann Arbor, MI 48104
EXPERIENCE: Previous teaching experience preferred.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS: Certificates in Red Cross lifeguarding and CPR are preferred. Must possess a valid driver’s license and have reliable transportation to and from the work site.
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Must have strong communication skills and customer service philosophy.
APPLICATION PROCEDURE: Complete application form and return to the following location:
|Meri Lou Murray Recreation Center|
|P O Box 8645|
|Ann Arbor, MI 48107|
|(Located at 2960 Washtenaw Ave.)|
FILING DEADLINE: Open Until Filled
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