Lead Learn to Swim Instructor

Date: 14-Oct-2021

Location: South Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council

  • Help us empower our customers to be happy and motivated swimmers
  • Utilise your passion for coaching and leadership
  • Secondment opportunity until 30 June 2023


He angitūtanga: The opportunity


As the Lead Learn to Swim Instructor, you’ll be playing a key part in making the experience of visiting our pools fun, safe and more enjoyable for our customers. In this position, you’ll be on the pool-side coaching, developing & mentoring team members, and taking the lead on rostering and lesson delivery. You’ll also support with the day-to-day operational running of the Learn to Swim programme, and in providing great customer service and problem resolution for our visitors.

He kōrero mōu: About you


You’ll have a passion for motivating both your team members and our customers to enjoy and gain confidence in swimming. You’ll be committed to making the experience of working in and visiting our pools a great one for everyone involved. You’ll also hold a recognised swim teacher qualification, First Aid certificate and have experience in delivering lessons across a range of ages and abilities.


Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer


You’ll have access to a range of fantastic Auckland Council benefits, including an annual zoo pass and a range of partnership discounts. And as you will be a Leisure Centre employee, you will enjoy free use of the facilities. To find out more about Auckland Pool and Leisure Centre, please visit our website.


You will be working 40 hours per week, including early start and late finish, including weekends and will be on a  7 day variable roster


Our Centres play a fundamental role in our goal to "Get Active Your Way". If you are passionate about fitness, wellbeing and aquatic safety, then come help us make this goal a reality!


Applications close on Sunday 31 October 2021


This position is deemed a safety sensitive position and will require pre-employment drug testing.This position is deemed a safety sensitive position and will require pre-employment drug testing.


Auckland Council is committed to the protection and wellbeing of children.  This role is classified as a Children's Worker role under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014. As such applicants will be required to undergo police vetting prior to commencing employment. Appointment will be subject to a satisfactory police check.


Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.