Learn-to-Swim Instructor

Job No: BVSC30
Location: Bemboka, Candelo, Pambula Beach, Eden

A career at Bega Valley Shire Council will immerse you in rewarding and interesting work for the diverse communities that call the south-east corner of NSW home, all of them nestled between rolling countryside and some of the best seaside locations NSW has to offer.

Our workforce of over 350 meets the needs of these communities with a wide range of services including, libraries, customer service, finance, children’s services, engineering, project management, road works, water management, environment and parks, gardens & town centre care.

Most recently we’ve added recovery, rebuilding and resilience to the important work we do.

Council has a range of employment benefits supporting our staff these may include;

  • Rostered day off schemes
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Salary packaging
  • Staff development and award programs

The Opportunity

We have an opportunity for an enthusiastic individual to prepare, teach and promote swimming lessons at Bega Valley Shire Council pools.

As a Learn-to-Swim Instructor, you will teach swimming lessons whilst ensuring you complete student attendance records, incident reports, time sheets and shift covers. You will engage with the community to promote the centre and its programs as well as structure lessons and times in conjunction with the program coordinator.

About You

We are seeking an individual who holds a current Swimming and Water Safety Teacher Qualification and is registered with Austswim or ASCTA/Swim Australia.

You will have the following skills and experience;

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to relate positively to children, parents and staff.
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt to program changes including class times, type and group sizes.
  • Proven understanding of principles of teaching children in an aquatic environment.
  • NSW Working with Children Check

These are casual, seasonal positions are remunerated at $30.86 per hour (inclusive of 25% casual loading), plus 9.5% employer superannuation contribution.

To view the Position Description, please click here.

For further information on this position, please contact Nicholas Hoynes - Coordinator | Aquatic and Leisure Facilities on 02 6494 3100.

This is an open recruitment process designed to meet the seasonal and operational needs of the aquatic facilities. For this reason, there is no closing date set for the advertising period. We will endeavour to assess each application within 14 days of submission and notify applicants with an outcome. Where position vacancies are filled and there is no longer an operational need for a specific role, applications will remain on file and be re-assessed as a vacancy or operational need arises.

Applicants must have the right to work in Australia and address the advertised selection criteria demonstrating their suitability for the role.

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