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Job Title: Swim Instructor

Hiring Period: Academic Year, Summer | Hourly Pay Rate: $12.00 | Hours per week: 4-15
On/Off Campus: Off Campus | Work-Study/Non Work-Study: Non Work-Study

Job Description: Do you want to teach a child a life-saving skill that is fun and great for their physical health?

The HRYMCA is seeking enthusiastic swim instructors who will have a positive and lasting impact on a child's life.

Essential Functions/Job Duties:
• Instructs swimming lessons as assigned in accordance with YMCA guidelines, having prepared lesson plans accordingly.
• Develops positive relationships with members and participants and provides motivational support and guidance.
• Conveys information on aquatics programs and schedules and as appropriate refers members and participants to other programs.
• Maintains records as required (i.e. attendance, progress reports, etc.).
• Attends staff meetings and trainings as scheduled.
• Organizes and puts away needed class equipment. Reports damaged equipment.
• Trains and supervises class aides as assigned.

• Certifications: CPR, AED, Basic First Aid certification.
• Must be able to demonstrate swim instructor skills in accordance with YMCA standards.
• YMCA Swim Instructor certification, or equivalent; we are willing to train.
• At least 16 years of age.

Benefits include a free membership to the Y and an opportunity to participate in 403(b).

We require all applicants to submit an application, which can be found on our website:

In addition to the application, we'll gladly take your resume and cover letter.

Please email your application, resume and cover letter to sovina.mansfield

Or mail/in person, Attn: Sovina Mansfield

How to Apply: Email, See instructions in job description

Employers Website:
Name/Company: Sovina Mansfield
Phone: 413-584-7086
286 Prospect St
Northampton, Massachusetts 01060

Job Number: 35089