Swim Lesson Supervisor

Location: 
Fallbrook
Status: 
Part-Time

SUMMARY 
Assists in overseeing and coordinating the Swim Lesson Programs to ensure the purpose, mission and values and standards of the YMCA Swim Program are being met.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Directly carries out leadership responsibilities to effectively oversee, train, guide and evaluate Swim Instructors.
  • Assists participants with finding their class, meeting the instructor, getting into the water and making sure classes start/end on time.
  • Maintains constant surveillance of the pool area. Knows, understands, and consistently applies and enforces safety and pool rules, policies and guidelines. Knows all emergency procedures and responds to emergency situations immediately in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures.  
  • Assists instructors with discipline issues and communicates and maintains personal contact with parents to discuss achievements and concerns related to their child’s progress.
  • Responds seriously and confidentially to suspicious and inappropriate behaviors and follows mandated reporting requirements related to abuse.  
  • Documents and notifies Director of incidents/accidents, member or staff questions/concerns, attendance records and enrollment changes.
  • Is responsible for assuring the outlined procedures for preparing and picking up the pool area before and after classes are fully completed.
  • Maintains certifications listed under Certificates, Licenses, and Registrations.
  • Receives and carries out instructions.
  • Maintains regular and predictable attendance.  Secures a substitute if unable to cover scheduled shift and notifies Director of schedule substitutions prior to the change.
  • Performs other activities and duties as needed that address the ongoing health and well-being of our staff and members, including but not limited to housekeeping, sanitation, etc. throughout all YMCA buildings and program areas.
  • Performs other activities and duties as needed that address the ongoing health and well-being of our staff and members, including but not limited to housekeeping, sanitation, etc. throughout all YMCA buildings and program areas.
  • Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES 

  • Ability to read, write, talk, see and hear. 
  • Ability to perform multiple tasks at one time.
  • Ability to perform rescue skills.
  • Must be able to connect with people of diverse backgrounds.
  • Possesses a strong understanding of  the YMCA and its purpose, mission and values.  Demonstrates this understanding through behavior and actions that support the purpose, mission and values.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE 
Minimum of two years aquatics experience.
Experienced swim lesson instructor.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS 
CPR, AED and First Aid Certified