Job ID:  26383793

Company:  Missouri Valley Family YMCA

Application Type:  Seeking Part-time (non-Co-op/Intern

Job Title:  YMCA Swim Instructors

Description:  CHANGE LIVES. INCLUDING YOURS. Shayna Crimmins, Lifeguard & Swim Instructor said, "There is no better feeling than knowing you've kept someone safe, and that's the greatest reason I love my job! I have fun working with the kiddos and teaching them how to become excellent, knowledgeable and safe swimmers." COMING APRIL 2019...NEW FAMILY SPLASH CENTER! We offer a fun, rewarding work environment and FREE YMCA Membership for all staff members! Swim Instructors teach high quality swimming lessons, making sure every minute counts towards learning and exploring in the water. Influence the lives of children, parents, and adult students by being modeling performance of water skills, water safety, and fitness. Assist the Lifeguards in setting up the pool area for lessons. Recommend new ideas and changes to the Aquatics Director. Keep records of students and administer record keeping duties as outlined by management. Be responsible for and follow a written lesson plan for all lessons. Attend and be an active participant at staff meetings. Part Time, Up to 29 Hours Per Week: 9 am-11 am, Monday-Friday 1 pm-2 pm, Monday-Thursday 4 pm-6 pm, Monday-Saturday Excellent training program provided. No WSI or Lifeguard Certification required. Previous experience instructing swim lessons preferred, but not required. We are looking for someone who displays the YMCA values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Must be age 16 or older. Must have a love for swimming and a desire to teach young children. Adequate knowledge of swimming skills and the ability to communicate how to perform these skills to the students. CPR Certification required within the first 90 days of employment. The YMCA is a powerful association of men, women, and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. We offer a wide variety of programming, childcare and wellness opportunities to individuals and families of all kinds. The First International Bank & Trust Family Splash Center at the YMCA will open in April 2019. The warm water, renovated pool will offer water slides and play features, swim lessons, fitness classes and lap swim, therapeutic jets for hydro therapy, and Birthday Party program & space.

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