Swim School Instructor - Wanaka

Listed 8 days Ago
Queenstown Lakes District Council
Sports and Physical Recreation

Are you a confident swimmer who loves the water? The Wanaka Recreation Centre is seeking talented, energetic people to teach our tamariki (children) and adult beginners how to swim.

We are committed to training New Zealanders, and for the right candidate we can provide the relevant training to meeting the requirements of the role to give you an internationally recognised qualification.

The Role

The WRC are seeking a committed and sports focused individual who is keen to join the team as Swim School Instructors – we have a permanent, part-time position available. This position will require weekend shifts. 

Our focus is a friendly environment to maximise customer learning and enjoyment. You will be focused on ensuring personal safety and the safety of others in the delivery of our Learn to Swim programmes (this includes children aged 3+ years) and our Adult Beginner classes.

What we are looking for; 

  • AustSwim Teacher of Swimming & Water Safety, or Swim Teacher Award (SNZ STA)
  • Experience as a Swim School Instructor
  • A current NZQA affiliated First Aid Certificate
  • High School NCEA or Bursary (minimum level of education required)
  • Experience in delivering a high level of customer service
  • Exceptional communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work within a team environment
  • Ability to use computer based work systems
  • Passion for working within a community focused centre

QLDC offer; 

  • On the job training, with access to the internationally recognised AUSTSWIM Qualification 
  • Competitive market remuneration
  • Career progression and training opportunities
  • Regular working hours
  • Subsidised Health Insurance
  • Access to our great health & fitness facilities

For more information on this role, or to apply, please visit https://qldc.qjumpersjobs.co/

Applications close: Wednesday, 29 September 2021. 

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