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Seasonal Outdoor Pool Swim Teacher

YMCA Victoria - Moira Recreational Facilities

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  • Shepparton & Goulburn Valley Victoria Australia
  • Casual
  • RE Grade 3: $27.46 ph + super
Closing 14 Oct 2020
Applications 0

Description

At the Y, we believe in the power of inspired young people. A community not-for-profit organisation with 17 million participations annually across Australia. 8,000 staff and volunteers serve at more than 150 locations every day. We partner with government and private capital to deliver programs and services that include community recreation, adventure and stadium sports, camping, learn to swim, children's programs, early learning, youth services, retirement living, disability services and social enterprises.

About Moira Recreational Facilities

The Moira Recreational Facilities consist of nine facilities in total, made up of three all-year-round and six seasonal sites, namely:

  • Numurkah Outdoor Pool
  • Yarrawonga Foreshore Kiosk & Splash Park
  • Yarrawonga Outdoor Pool
  • Cobram Outdoor Pool
  • Nathalia Outdoor Pool
  • Strathmerton Outdoor Pool

Key Elements of the Role

Provide Swimming and Water Safety Education to infants, pre-schoolers, primary school children, squads, access/inclusion and adults. Develop participant safety/survival skills, promote self-confidence, self-awareness and social interaction within an aquatic environment. Demonstrate, both in and out of the water, swimming/survival skills to participants. Correct participants swimming technique using physical and vocal guidance. Facilitate birthday parties. Prepare/document lesson plans and maintain attendance records.

Selection Criteria

  • Performs in a way that inspires and motivates colleagues and the team to perform to a high standard
  • Punctual in both shifts and staff meetings
  • Displays interest, enthusiasm, patience, respect and innovation to students and peers
  • Creates a welcoming atmosphere by engaging all people in a friendly and approachablemanner
  • Works as part of a team and shows professionalism and respect
  • Ensures a clean neat presentation in a correctly presented uniform
  • Displays a commitment to continued learning and professional development  
  • Inspire and challenge students by displaying traits for students to admire  
  • Listens, is objective and non-judgemental
  • Exhibits personal values and behaviour that instils trust
  • Exhibits concern and interest in the feelings and experiences of others

Qualifications

Mandatory Pre-Requisite Qualifications

  • HLTAID001 Provide cardiopulmonary resuscitation or equivalent
  • Current AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming & Water Safety

Other Desired Qualifications

  • AUSTSWIM Teacher of Infants and Preschool Aquatics
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher Developing Competitive Strokes or equivalent  
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher of Aquatics - Access and Inclusion
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher of Adults
  • HLTFA301B Apply First Aid or equivalent

Required prior to commencement:

  • Working with Children Check (WWCC) (for example, a ‘Working with Vulnerable People Check’ for ACT staff, and ‘Bluecard’ for Queensland staff)
  • Australian Childhood Foundation Online Safeguarding Children Certificate
  • Safeguarding Children and Young People Commitment Statement  Satisfactory National Criminal History Records Check, and International Police Records Check (if applicable)

YMCA, including Boards of Directors, is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and young people in accordance with our Safeguarding Children and Young People framework. YMCA requires that all applicants undergo satisfactory screening prior to commencement.

Any successfully appointed applicant will be required to adhere to the Safeguarding Children and Young People framework, which includes a thorough safeguarding children and young people induction and committing to upholding the safety and wellbeing of children and young people throughout their engagement with YMCA.

Essential Requirements

Desirable Criteria

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Please apply with your resume and cover letter.

Ash Brown

0416 699 521

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Seasonal Outdoor Pool Swim Teacher YMCA Victoria - Moira Recreational Facilities

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