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Swim Instructor
Kaiserman JCC
45 Haverford Rd
Wynnewood, PA 19096

Principal Responsibilities:

The Swim Instructor will help children and adults of all ages develop proper swimming techniques and skills. The swim instructor's responsibilities include evaluating each student's performance during swim sessions and providing feedback, completing attendance, progress, and accident reports, and ensuring that all swimming aids and equipment are in good working order. The Swim Instructor will also demonstrate patience and enthusiasm and be able to motivate students to accomplish their swimming goals. Ultimately, an exceptional swim instructor should be able to communicate effectively with students and ensure that all water safety rules are adhered to.


  • Teach swimming techniques, swimming strokes, and water safety rules to students with varying swimming abilities in private lessons, semi-private lessons and group lessons.
  • Assist more experienced swimmers to enhance their swimming abilities.
  • Assist the progress of students and adjust teaching programs accordingly.
  • Monitor students to prevent accidents and injuries.
  • Implement ground rules for each swim session.
  • Plan swimming lessons that take into account students' abilities and progressive development.
  • Identify incorrect swimming techniques and correcting students accordingly.

Minimum Qualifications:


  • Maintain Red Cross General Water Safety Certification (can certify in house)
  • Must be 16 years of age or older
  • Willingness to maintain FBI Fingerprinting, Child Abuse Clearance, PA Criminal Record Check, National Sex Offender Registry Application Certificate and Mandated Reporter Certificate
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal and organizational skills
  • Demonstrate customer service and public relations skills.
  • Education: High School Diploma (preferred)
  • Experience: Swim Instruction: 1 year minimum
  • Pay: $22 per hour



Agency Information:

Kaiserman JCC
45 Haverford Rd
Wynnewood, PA 19096