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Brown University


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Swim Instructor
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Job ID 9696
Employer Athletics
Employer Type On Campus
Date Posted Apr 07, 2014
Category Athletics
Job Type On-Campus Jobs
Job Description This position is responsible for instructing participants in the Brown University Learn to Swim program. Participants in this program vary in age from toddler beginner to adult experienced where classes are structured in group, semi-private and/or private lessons.

The Water Safety Instructor is responsible for the following duties:
• Instruct learn to swim participants while following American red Cross Learn to Swim Guidelines.
• Evaluate all students in their assigned class (ie. Report cards, mid-session reports, Addendums).
• Attend beginning and end of session meetings and in services as scheduled.
• Maintain professional, mature, and positive teaching style while instructing.
• Answer any questions related to the progress of individual students.
• Instruct private lessons as assigned by the Aquatics Coordinator.
• Be ready on deck with necessary equipment at least 10 minutes before class begins.
Job Requirements The Water Safety Instructor MUST be currently certified by the *American Red Cross in Water Safety Instruction (WSI), CPR, AED, and First Aid.

Other requirements related to the position include:
• Ability to work nights and/or weekends
• Experience in teaching swimming classes and individuals of various ages and ability levels.
• Ability to instruct all swimming classes in designated sessions and areas of pool.
*Will consider other Swim Instructor/Coaching Certifications.

Preference given to certified instructors who can teach Monday-Thursday 9am-12pm & 4pm-7pm.
Number of openings 3
Hours 2.0 to 20.0 hours per week
Hourly Rate $12.00/hour to $20.00/hour, Depends on Experience & Certifications
Time Frame Summer
Start Date June
End Date August
Primary Contact Virginia Templeton
Email Address virginia_templeton@brown.edu
Work Location Katherine Moran Coleman Aquatic Center
Phone Number 401-863-5319
Fax Number