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Position Information
Position TitleSwimming Teacher
Short DescriptionBrunswick Baths is seeking passionate & experienced Swim teachers to join our team providing high quality swimming lessons to Infants, School Age Children, Adults and Access Participants.
EmployerYMCA Victoria
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Work TypePart Time
Salary$20 to $25 ph
Salary CurrencyAustralian Dollar
LocationBrunswick, VIC, Australia
Detailed 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 the Centre
 
The YMCA has been engaged by Moreland City Council to work together to deliver the vision of an Active Moreland for the entire Moreland community.

Brunswick Baths is one of six Active Moreland sites with a strong membership base carrying over to the swimming lessons. The centre consists of a heated 50 metre outdoor pool, Program Pool, spa, sauna, steam room, splash park & Toddler pool, fully equipped gymnasium, group fitness rooms and training zones and crèche.
 

Key Elements of the Role

We are seeking skilful, effective and proficient Swimming Teachers to join our fantastic team at Brunswick Baths.  We are committed to the ongoing professional development and growth of our Aquatics Team. We encourage and support opportunities for further training and obtaining additional qualifications through recognised providers in the industry.  There are many opportunities for progression within the Aquatics Department, Brunswick Baths and facilities within Active Moreland. The suitable candidate would preferably need to be available at least 3 days a week and weekends for our swimming program, teaching swimming and water safety from infant levels all the way up to adult classes and squads. A range of shifts are available to the suitable candidate with lessons running throughout the week and on weekends.

The Aquatic Education program at Brunswick baths is run through the YMCA swimming lessons program following the YMCA's swimming lesson curriculum and level guides.

Selection Criteria

Here at Brunswick Baths we are looking for teachers with extensive experience in Aquatic Education and Water Safety. The successful applicant will also be:

  • Friendly, positive, approachable and helpful,
  • Strong and valuable team player
  • Up to date knowledge of swimming techniques and practices
  • Efficient customer service, friendly mannerism, punctual and committed to shifts.
  • Available to work flexible hours including evening and weekends.
  • All applicants will undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment

The successful applicant will also need to be subject to a National Criminal Police Check before commencement of their position.

Qualifications

Required:

  • Austswim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety or equivelant
  • Austswim Teacher of Infant and Preschool Aquatics
  • Level 2/ Senior First Aid
  • CPR
  • Working with Children Check

Highly Desirable:

  • Austswim Teacher of Aquatics Access and Inclusion
  • Austswim Teacher of Towards Competitive Strokes
  • Bronze Coaching License

YMCA Victoria is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment, and successful applicants must comply with the YMCA’s Safeguarding Children and Young People Framework. Visit our website for further information.

Selection Criteria Essential
Desirable
Closing Date 25 Apr 2019
Apply to
NameJess Sibley
Phone (work)03 9381 1840
Email jessica.sibley@ymca.org.au
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How To Apply

Please apply with your CV, cover letter and address the key selection criteria to jessica.sibley@ymca.org.au.

Applications close April 25 2019.

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