Scarborough District: Aquatics: Swim Instructor
City of Toronto
Toronto, Ontario, CA
4d ago

Job Summary

To provide swimming instruction, skill evaluation, supervision of the participants, accident prevention, rescue skills, public education and public relations.

Responsibilities :

  • Provides swimming instruction, skill evaluation, and supervision of the participants, accident prevention, rescue skills, public education and public relations.
  • Plans, conducts and implements safe and educational swimming lessons.
  • Ensures that the appropriate equipment is in place and operational and that the equipment is stored away after use.
  • Attends and participates in meetings and training sessions.
  • Executes emergency procedures and uses safety / rescue equipment.
  • Ensures compliance with Ontario Health Regulations and all relevant legislation and Policy and Procedures manuals.
  • Performs tasks to support the program including report cards and worksheets.
  • Performs maintenance / janitorial duties, including but not restricted to : change room / washroom cleaning and disinfecting, pool chemistry tests, vacuuming, backwashing, chemical balancing, and pool fouling clean up.
  • Follows the principles of Healthy Child Development (HIGH FIVE®) in the planning and delivery of programs.
  • Qualifications :

  • Current LSSC Swim & LSSC Lifesaving Instructor Awards (including Toronto Program Update).
  • Current NLS.
  • Must produce original current Standard First Aid and Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation certifications as recognized by the WSIB.
  • Must possess certification in Parks and Recreation Ontario's Principles of Healthy Child Development (PHCD). Applicants who meet all other qualifications and obtain a conditional job offer will be advised of PHCD course offerings in order to meet this qualification.
  • Note : Must attend and successfully complete related mandatory and in-service training sessions.

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