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YMCA of Greater Kansas City Swim Lesson Instructor ($150 Hiring Bonus) - Kansas City, KS in Kansas City, Kansas

The Y Swim Lesson Instructor teaches quality lessons to participants concentrating on the Y’s five areas of growth; personal safety, stroke development, water safety and rescue, personal growth, water sports and games.

$150 Hiring Bonus

Paid Training

To be hired for a lifeguard position, applicants should hold a current lifeguard certification from an accredited organization (ASHI, Red Cross, Ellis, etc.) or we can assist you with the certification or recertification process.

Other YMCA employment benefits:

  • Ongoing training and recertification

  • Free YMCA membership to all YMCA centers

  • Flexible schedules

  • Opportunities for career advancement

  • Contribute to the overall YMCA mission of healthy living, youth development and social responsibility.

  • Enforce all posted rules and any other rules that are required to ensure the safety of all participants.

  • Teach swim lessons to participants at appropriate age levels, per national guidelines of course levels and ratios.

  • Plan lessons for classes, be well prepared for lesson.

  • Responsible for set up and tear down of lessons (includes all utilized equipment).

  • Take attendance at all classes.

  • Responsible for updating all areas and certifications through the YMCA training certification program as needed for position.

  • Responsible to assist in the cleanliness of the pool and reporting any maintenance needs.

  • Be a team player with all staff.

  • Must participate in the annual mission campaign as assigned.

  • May be asked to participate in special events within the Aquatics Department and throughout the facility.

  • Must be at least 16 years of age.

  • American Safety and Health Institute certifications:

  • Current First Aid.

  • Current CPRPro (includes AED).

  • Current Emergency Oxygen.

  • YMCA Swim Lessons Instructor.

  • Must be able to relate and work with diverse groups of people in a friendly and consistent manner.

Req No: 2023-7168

Mid: USD $15.00/Hr.

Position Hours: Evenings and Weekends

External Company Name: YMCA of Greater Kansas City

External Company URL: http://www.kansascityymca.org/

Street: 8601 Parallel Parkway