SELA Aquatics


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


  • 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