Bayside Council

Team Leaders, Swim School Instructors & Lifeguards - Botany Aquatic Centre

Bayside Council

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  • Botany New South Wales Australia
  • Casual
  • $32.36 to $39.95 ph + super
3 Sep 2022
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  • Multiple casual vacancies available on seasonal basis (September 2022 to April 2023)
  • Opportunity to work across multiple recreational facilities in the Bayside LGA.
  • Flexible hours, generous hourly rates and great team environment!

Our team

At Bayside Council, we are committed to a positive, flexible and supportive workplace culture, where our people and customers feel respected and valued. We are proud to serve our community through operating with transparency, integrity and in the best interests of the Bayside community to deliver exceptional service.

The City Life Directorate delivers personalised and public services to enhance community life, including family, children, aged leisure and cultural services.

About the role

Spend the summer at the lively and exciting Botany Aquatic Centre! Help save lives and teach patrons the important life lesson of swimming. 

We are looking for a number of energetic and proactive individuals to fill multiple positions at our Botany Aquatic Centre:

  • Team Leaders
  • Swim School Instructors
  • Lifeguards

Reporting to either the Aquatic Supervisor or Swim School Coordinator, successful candidates will be heavily involved in the day to day running and supervision of the Aquatic Centre and its activities. As the face of Bayside Council in the community, successful candidates will support a culture of quality customer service.

About you

To be a successful candidate, you will have experience in pool safety or swimming lessons and have a proven ability to recognise and respond effectively in emergency situations.

If you are a confident effective communicator with the ability to build trust and working relationships easily, then we would like to hear from you.

Please indicate which position you are applying for, as the essential requirements vary dependant on which position you intend to apply for:

We are looking for someone who has:

All positions

  • Current First Aid Certificate
  • Current NSW Working With Children Check
  • Valid right to work in Australia

Team Leader

  • Current Pool Lifeguard Licence
  • Relevant experience in team leadership

Swim School Instructor

  • Current Australian Resuscitation Certificate
  • AUSTSWIM Certificate


  • Current Pool Lifeguard Licence
  • Relevant experience required

Our benefits and culture

As an organisation, we pride ourselves in offering a flexible working environment centred on delivering great outcomes for our customers, whether internal or external. Bayside Council has a strong culture of collaboration and delivering exciting new initiatives for our community.

Salary Range:

  • Team Leaders - $31.96 per hour, plus 25% casual loading and 10.5% superannuation
  • Swim School Instructors - $30.18 per hour, plus 25% casual loading and 10.5% superannuation
  • Lifeguards - $25.89 per hour, plus 25% casual loading and 10.5% superannuation

Covid-19 Vaccination:  Council is committed to the health and safety of its employees and addressing risks of Covid-19 in the workplace. Council’s COVID-19 Vaccination Policy requires all workers to be fully vaccinated with an approved COVID-19 vaccine before commencing employment.

Background Checks: Applicants may be required to satisfactorily undertake a Criminal History Check, Medical and/or Working with Children check in accordance with the position.

We are an equal opportunity employer committed to an equitable, diverse and socially inclusive work environment.

Essential Requirements

Desirable Criteria

Application Instruction

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Your application should include and-up-to-date resume (max 3 pages) and a covering letter (max 2 pages), outlining how your skills and experience meet the focus competencies, key accountabilities and challenges of the role and how you espouse Bayside Council values.

Applications must be submitted by email to:

Please ensure you include the name of the role you are applying for in your email title. 

Closing Date: 3 September 2022

Enquiries: Gavin Ross - Coordinator Sports & Recreation via or (02) 9366 3501

Gavin Ross

(03) 9366 3501

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