SELA Aquatics

Overview:

Camp Swim Instructors will teach structured group swim lessons during summer camp at the Metairie Jewish Community Center. Swimmer age groups will include kindergarten through fifth grade.

Job Duties:

  • Evaluate swimmers' initial swimming proficiency
  • Follow and enforce safety rules during lessons to prevent accidents and emergencies
  • Record swimmer progress logs and communicate with camp staff
  • Follow swim lesson curriculum for appropriate swim level
  • Include age-appropriate water safety lessons
  • Work as part of a team of camp swim instructors

Qualifications:

  • Previous experience on a swim team or previous experience as a swim instructor
  • Must be able to attend at least 7 of the 8 weeks of camp. Camp instructional swim takes place between 9 am to 12 pm Monday through Friday from June 6 through July 29 (no camp on July 4).
  • Ages 15 and up

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Water Safety Instructor certification