Learn-to-Swim Instructor

$34.04 hourly
  • Shellharbour City Council
  • Shellharbour NSW, Australia
  • 06 Apr, 2021
Part time - Fixed Term Other

Job Description

Job No: SHELL361

Location: Shellharbour NSW

Do you have a Current Teacher of Swimming Water Safety Certificate and have a passion for teaching?

We are currently seeking qualified Learn to Swim teachers who are motivated and reliable to deliver professional Learn to Swim programs focusing on developing the participant’s level of water safety and swimming ability. Our programs range from babies to squad levels as well as providing programs for adults.

The Learn to Swim classes run from Monday to Saturday mornings and in the afternoons from Monday to Friday.

Lessons are held at our 25m heated pool at Oak Flats, however intensive classes are held at our Albion Park & Warilla pools during the summer months.

About us:

Shellharbour City, located in the Illawarra region, just 80 minutes south of Sydney and home to almost 73,000 people in a city that spans 154 square kilometers. It's a place of great natural beauty - stretching west from the picturesque coastline to rolling pastures, against the majestic backdrop of the Illawarra escarpment.

Our dedication to be financially sustainable in an evolving environment while striving on great organisational culture and committing to employing staff who embrace our Core Values has made Shellharbour Council an employer of choice.

We have been recognised with a wealth of state and national awards in 2019 / 2020 including our 5 star Civic Centre building, Museum space and City Library.

Council has recently been presented an AR Bluett Memorial Award for Most Progressive Metropolitan and Regional Council in NSW.

We offer:

Shellharbour offers a high performing and sustainable organisation to deliver outcomes for the community through leadership, collaboration and innovation. We have exciting, rewarding career opportunities and flexible working arrangements and work/life balance in a relaxed coastal lifestyle.

  • Casual positions working a variety of shifts Monday to Fridays and Saturday mornings
  • Salary of $34.04 per hour, plus 9.5% superannuation
  • Fast paced team environment with great organisational culture
  • For further information about the position, click here for the position description. 

Please Note:

  • This position requires a "Working with Children Check" clearance in accordance with the 'Child Protection (WWC) Act 2012 & a pre-employment medical clearance.
  • A First Aid Certificate is an essential requirement of this position, therefore no allowance is payable.

Contact: Kelly Mitchell, Aquatic Program Coordinator on 4256 0752.

Final closing date: Sunday, 11 April 2021 at 11:30pm, interviews may be conducted during the advertised period. 


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Our core values of Collaboration, Accountability, Integrity, Respect and Sustainability represent who we are and what we expect of one another.

To work for us, you must be committed to role modelling our core values. 

Shellharbour City Council is an equal opportunity employer.


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Job Closing Date

11 Apr, 2021