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AQ Swim Instructor
Department:4200 Aquatics
Position Type:Seasonal Part-Time
Salary Range, DOQ:-
Start-End Date (if seasonal):April - October
Application Deadline:
Job Description:
The Swim Instructor teaches group swim lessons following the Virginia Swims curriculum (orientation and training is provided) and maintain a safe and positive learning environment using age-appropriate teaching techniques. Students will number up to 6 in youth classes and up to 16 in ‘Parent w/ Child’ classes. Students range in age from 6 months to adult and instructors must use various, progressive techniques and strategies to engage all students. Orientation and meeting attendance is essential. Must be present at all lessons of a particular session - substitutions are highly discouraged. ALL SWIM INSTRUCTORS ARE REQUIRED TO TEACH EITHER (a) one session (8, 35 or 40 minute lessons) of group swim lessons or (b) two sessions (4, 40 minute lessons) of private lessons for a client from the wait list. 
Minimum Qualifications:
American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor (WSI) certification or equivalent. Ability to teach in outdoor environments, support oneself in deep water without a floatation device and ability to support a floating adult.