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Swim School Instructor - Wanaka

Otago - Wanaka

The Company

Queenstown Lakes District Council is at the very heart of the community, employing over 500 staff; we manage infrastructure development, community recreational facilities and planning, building and other regulatory services. With an annual operational budget of over $100m and a capital expenditure programme of $550m over ten years, we are a major part of the District’s economy.

The Role

The Swim Instructor role is responsible for ensuring the safe and enjoyable delivery of Aquatic Services by providing the instruction of Learn to Swim services to all customers.

Your friendly and helpful service will help maximise customer learning and enjoyment and you will be focussed on ensuring personal safety and the safety of others.

Do you want to make a difference in the community? Apply your passion for people and the water by delivering our Learn to Swim services!

We’re seeking a dynamic and driven individual for the role of Swim School Instructor. This is a permanent, part-time role (minimum of 15 hours per week) based at the Wanaka Recreation Centre.

About You - required

  • 3 years minimum relevant experience as a Swim School Instructor
  • Experience in teaching Adult Beginners and Learn to Swim programmes
  • AustSwim Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety / Swim Teacher Award (SNZ STA) or equivalent
  • Current First Aid certificate

The Benefits

  • Competitive market remuneration
  • Career progression and training opportunities
  • Subsidised Health Insurance
  • Discounted health and fitness club rates at our great facilities
  • Relocation allowance will be considered for the right candidates
Job Description

Applications close: 09 Jul 2019