Swim Instructor Job Openings - 25 Jobs

  • Estimated Salary

    $29,810

    Aquajets Junior Swim Coach
    WTS International

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $47,680

    Aquatics Instructor
    WTS International

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $47,680

    Camp Instructor
    WTS International

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $47,680

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    Instructor L1
    iFLY Holdings, LLC

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $47,680

    Tai Chi Instructor
    WTS International

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $36,680

    Yoga Instructor
    WTS International

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $54,100

    NEW
    Secondary Firearms Instructor
    General Dynamics Information Technology

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $72,500

    Sales Performance Training Instructor 5
    Oracle

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $72,500

    Sales Performance Training Instructor 4
    Oracle

    Ashburn, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    NEW
    Camp Swim Instructor
    ESF Summer Camps

    North Bethesda, MD

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    NEW
    Swim Instructor
    Life Time Fitness, Inc.

    Sterling, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    Swim Instructor
    Goldfish Swim School-Reston

    Reston, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    Swim Instructor, Headfirst Summer Camps: 2018-1788
    Headfirst Camps

    Alexandria, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    Swim Instructor, Headfirst Summer Camps: 2017-1726
    Headfirst Camps

    Washington, DC

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    NEW
    Swim Instructor - Seasonal
    Life Time Fitness, Inc.

    Sterling, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    NEW
    Swim Instructor
    Us Fitness

    Brambleton, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    NEW
    Swim Instructor
    Life Time Fitness, Inc.

    Reston, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    NEW
    Swim Instructor - Seasonal
    Life Time Fitness, Inc.

    Fairfax, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    NEW
    Camp Swim Instructor
    ESF Summer Camps

    North Bethesda, MD

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    NEW
    Swim Instructor - Seasonal
    Life Time Fitness, Inc.

    Centreville, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    NEW
    Swim Instructor
    Life Time Fitness, Inc.

    Gaithersburg, MD

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    NEW
    Swim Instructor- Korean Speaking
    Life Time Fitness, Inc.

    Centreville, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    NEW
    Swim Instructor
    Life Time Fitness, Inc.

    Fairfax, VA

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    Swim Instructor, Headfirst Summer Camps: 2017-1730
    Headfirst Camps

    Bethesda, MD

  • Estimated Salary

    $19,500

    Camp Swim Instructor
    ESF Camps

    North Bethesda, MD

Swim Instructor Jobs

average

$19,500

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What does a Swim Instructor do at Dwight Athletic Center

* Actively scan the pool, recognize and provide rapid response in all emergency situations
* Emphasize and maintain safety during all lessons
* Attend monthly in-service training
* Prevent accidents and minimize or eliminate unsafe situations
* Enforce pool policies and procedures
* Administer first aid if necessary
* Lock and secure pool at closing
* Complete aquatic logs and reports
* Participate in aquatic quarterly drills
* As an instructor: maintain all the required safety standards; give instruction based on level; provide consistent feedback, verbal and written

What does a Swim Instructor do at YMCA of Greater Seattle

* What you’ll be doing…
* Our Y is looking for outgoing Swim Instructors who enjoy teaching children and adults new skills, helping them achieve goals and preparing them for future success.
* In this role you will teach children and adults water acclimation and safety, water movement and stamina, and stroke development and mechanics.
* Each year our Y’s teach thousands of people to swim and enjoy the water as a form of play and life-long exercise.
* Who are you?
* If you're the right candidate for the job, you love teaching the joy of swimming to children and adults; you find satisfaction in helping others to learn and succeed; can command a class of 3 – 6 children through swim instruction; enjoy a fast-paced environment, and have the flexibility to teach multiple levels of instruction.
* You keep the safety of participants at the forefront of your work while teaching participants to thrive in an aquatic environment

What does a Swim Instructor do at Centegra Health Systems

* Individuals should be serious in their attitude toward their job responsibilities and have aptitude for thinking clearly in emergency situations.
* Responsible for safety of all program participants in and about the pool area.
* Must prepare for and teach lessons that adhere with the American Red Cross guidelines.
* Lesson plans required.
* Responsible for testing and evaluating students at least once during the session.
* Must attend and be responsible for the information at any staff meetings and in-service trainings.
* Responsible for issuing a properly completed progress report to each student on the last class day of the session.
* Accept responsibility for any duties as assigned by the Aquatic Manager

What does a Swim Instructor do at University of Denver

* Maintain a safe environment for participants and parents.
* Instruct swimming skills in group and private settings to participants of all ages and abilities.
* Evaluate program participants according to DU Learn to Swim standards.
* Adapt teaching approaches to the experience, ability and culture of Learn to Swim participants so they can meet lesson objectives.
* Complete and submit program and participant progress reports as required.
* Communicate with parents and/or participants regarding participant's progress and how they may be able to assist in the participant's progress.
* Provide excellent customer service to all Ritchie Center guests

What does a Swim Instructor do at Kalispell Regional Medical Center

* Provides quality and enjoyable swim lessons following the guidelines and class progressions as established by The Summit.
* Provides state of the art swim instruction and is creative.
* Stays up to date with all current information and new techniques.
* Provides a safe environment for students.
* Reviews safety rules.
* Enters and exits the water in a safe manner.
* Keeps students in front of them.
* Begins and ends lessons on time.
* Is prepared for lessons with progress sheets and lesson plans.
* Teaches class using proper technique.
* Uses the show, tell and kinesthetic teaching methods.
* Gets in the water during each class and goes under water with the students.
* The skills taught in class reflect the goals for that level.
* Uses consistent terminology and child appropriate language.
* Good class management skills.
* Lessons are productive and fun.
* Keeps the students attention throughout the entire class and focuses on the skills to be learned.
* Helps with setting and cleaning up (lane lines).
* Keeps the pool area clean and organized.
* Shows genuine care for the facility and informs the aquatic supervisor/coordinator of repairs needed.
* Performs life saving duties as trained and as necessary.
* Knowledgeable of the emergency action plan and participates in scheduled in-service trainings and staff meetings

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Top Skills for a Swim Instructor

Know what it takes to get the job done

WeeklyLessonPlansGroupSwimLessonsLifeguardActivitiesCpr/FirstChildrenAGECustomerServiceSpecialNeedsChildrenLeadershipSkillsPrivateLessonsSkillLevelsWaterSafetySkillsCommunicationSkillsDifferentAGEGroupsSuperviseSafetyRulesEnsureSafetyLearn-To-SwimReportCardsFrontDesk

Top Swim Instructor Skills

Many of the most in demand skills for swim instructor jobs include:
  1. Weekly Lesson Plans
  2. Group Swim Lessons
  3. Lifeguard
The following examples show how job seekers include the top skills on their resumes:
  • Created weekly lesson plans Accountable for children of all levels and ages
  • Instructed normal and atypically developing children and adults in private and group swim lessons.
  • Water Safety Instructor, Adaptive Aquatics Instructor, Manager of Instruction, Lifeguard and Certified Special Olympic swim coach.
  • Developed daily activities promoting independent swimming in the lake.
  • Teach children ages 3 -12 swim techniques and more advanced methods of swimming, stroke technique and proper safety.

Children AGE, Communication Skills, Leadership Skills, Learn-To-Swim, Private Lessons, Activities, Front Desk, Weekly Lesson Plans, Safety Rules, Water Safety Skills, Supervise, Group Swim Lessons, Different AGE Groups, Report Cards, Cpr/First, Lifeguard, Skill Levels, Customer Service, Ensure Safety, Special Needs Children

Top Swim Instructor Employers

Find the best employers to advance your career

Top 10 Swim Instructor Employers

Swim Instructor positions seems to be very popular at YMCA where they currently get hired the most.

The data shows that these companies have high demand for Swim Instructor candidates:
  1. Lifetime Fitness
  2. Goldfish Swim School
  3. Bay Club
  4. Waterworks Aquatics

In total, 10 firms have active employees for Swim Instructor positions.

YMCA, Lifetime Fitness, Goldfish Swim School, Bay Club, Waterworks Aquatics, Saf-T-Swim, Aqua Tots Swim School, Jewish Community Center, Portland Parks of Recreation, Kids First Swim School

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