Swim Instructor

Franklin Health and Fitness

Swim Instructor

Franklin, NC
+1 location
Murphy, NC
Part Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    Job Description

    Responsible for planning, coordinating and teaching learn-to-swim and water safety courses

    Qualifications

    American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor

    American Red Cross Lifeguard Training and First Aid

    American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer

    Knowledge and Skills

    Thorough knowledge and application of swimming and water safety skills

    Thorough knowledge and application of teaching swimming and water safety skills

    An understanding of facility characteristics, rules, policies and procedures

    Leadership and public relations skills

    Communication skills

    Decision-making skills

    Responsibilities

    Be familiar with American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim levels, other Red Cross water safety courses and know how to use course materials effectively

    Adapt your teaching approaches to the age, experience and ability of participants, so they can meet course objectives

    Communicate regularly with participants and their parents, as appropriate, to ensure they are aware of progress