Swim Instructor

Swim Instructor Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Swim Instructor to join our team.


  • Educating members about the benefits of aquatic services and our programs to ultimately provide them encouragement in reaching their goals;
  • Providing a safe and enjoyable aquatics for every person, every time;
  • Organizing and preparing the aquatics facility for appropriate utilization including equipment setup and storage and moving lane markers as needed;
  • Accurately recording and measuring class attendance in comparison to class targets;
  • Assist with staffing of the sign up table at the beginning of registration as required by Aquatics Manager and Aquatic Director;
  • Meet EVERY week after week 3 of the 8 week group swim lesson session on progress to all goals;
  • Follow Weymouth Club Sales and Retention Process;
  • Teach by, and uphold the quality of the Weymouth Club Swim Instructor Curriculum;
  • Lifeguards between Lessons;
  • Build rapport with all clients and clients parents;
  • Assist Director with inbound and outbound marketing materials as directed;
  • Assist with other swim instructors the creation of unique promotions for swim lesson programs;
  • Conducts swim lessons;
  • Return all phone, email, web inquiries within 24 hours;
  • Teach classes up to 5 kids and teach private one on one instruction.


  • Safety and customer service oriented;
  • Must be willing to clean and disinflect pool area, toys, and equipment during down time;
  • Ability to build rapport with clients;
  • Must be able to be in the water up to 7.5 hours;
  • Good Judgment and decision making;
  • Must be available one weekend day per week;
  • Demonstrate proper swim form and technique;
  • Monitoring pool and surrounding area;
  • Positive Persuasion;
  • Must be reliable and punctual;
  • Other duties as assigned;
  • Passionate, energetic, optimistic and happy personality;
  • Highly collaborative, “get-it-done” nature;
  • Always punctual and dependable;
  • Instructs swimming lessons as assigned in accordance with YMCA guidelines.