Team Leader Learn to Swim, West Wave

Date: 09-May-2022

Location: West Auckland, NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council


He angitūtanga: The opportunity


You’ll be joining our West Wave Pool and Leisure Centre as the Team Leader for Learn to Swim and play a key part in making the experience of those participating in our programme fun, safe and enjoyable. You’ll be on the pool-side coaching, developing & mentoring team members, and taking the lead on programming and quality lesson delivery. You’ll also support with the day-to-day operational running of the Learn to Swim programme, including swim teaching when needed, and 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 and 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 with at least 2 years’ experience teaching, 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 be joining an enthusiastic and high-performing team who are dedicated to helping get "More Aucklanders, more active, more often!" You’ll have access to a range of fantastic Auckland Council benefits, including an annual zoo pass and a range of partnership discounts. As a Leisure Centre employee, you will enjoy free use of the facilities. 


You will be working 40 hours per week, rostered over 7 days.


The Swim School is a seven day per week operation, therefore flexibility and commitment to working weekdays, weekends and rostered hours is paramount.


Band G


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.