Swim School Instructor

Join our growing Aquatic Centre team in this rewarding role

Rolleston, New Zealand

Reference: 5780066

Enjoy an active role where you will contribute to our community through helping children develop essential life skills.

As you teach our pre-school swim programmes you will plan and deliver high-quality swimming lessons to our valued customers. Promote learning, enjoyment and water safety in this active and customer-focused role as part of our close-knit, fun team of instructors.

Your previous experience working with pre-schoolers means you are comfortable communicating effectively with a wide range of ages and enjoy building and maintaining positive relationships. Ideally, you have some previous experience in a similar role but above all, you are proactive, motivated and keen to learn. We will support successful candidates in gaining a nationally recognised qualification.

The hours for this role are Monday to Friday 8:45 am to 11:45 am with the option to pick up more hours if you wish. Please note that our instructors do not need to work during the school holidays but there is often opportunities to work over this time for those who would like to.

If you are short-listed we will contact you to arrange a practical assessment. Candidates who successfully complete the assessment will be invited to a formal interview with our hiring team.

If you are keen to play an important role in providing high-quality service to our growing community apply today to join us!

We value the safety of our kamahi and customers and therefore successful candidates will be required to provide a copy of their ‘My Vaccine Pass' prior to receiving an employment offer and are subject to a satisfactory safety check including a police vetting process. All appointments for this role are subject to candidates passing a drug and alcohol test prior to receiving an employment offer.

Please note that applications for this position will be reviewed from mid-January 2022.


Applications Close: 23 Jan 2022


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