Lead Swim Instructor

Job Title: Lead Swim Instructor

Salary range: $16.59-18.43/hr

Department: Parks & Recreation

Hours: Part-Time

Start date: *Urgent Position Opening*

Job Description:

Date Posted:

January 2019


Parks and Recreation




1-3 days/week during school year & 1-4 days/week during summer


*Urgent Position Opening*

Position Purpose

To act as on-site supervisor during swim lessons and open swim.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide onsite safety and implement swim lessons
  • Supervise swim instructors, lifeguards, and instructor aids
  • Attend training
  • Ongoing communication with site lead and direct supervisor

Minimum Requirements

  • Experience and passion for working with youth
  • Knowledge of basic swimming skills
  • Ability to teach and communicate with all ages, including preschoolers and parents
  • Ability to communicate and form positive relationships with co-workers.
  • ARC Lifeguard Certification (training available)
  • ARC Swim Instructor Certification or Equivalent in Experience (training available)

Desirable Training and Experience

  • Former experience as a swim instructor, lifeguard, lifeguard instructor, or instructor trainer
  • Experience as a professional teacher
  • Experience working with individuals with special needs
  • Former competitive swim experience.
  • Former supervisory experience

*Certification available with minimum requirement met*

To Apply:

Online parks & recreation application at www.newbrightonmn.gov  submit to Sport & Aquatics Specialist, Maria Larson with the City of New Brighton’s Parks & Recreation Department. For further information call 651-638-2136 or email maria.larson@newbrightonmn.gov

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