Under general supervision, the Water Exercise Instructor provides a safe and thorough instruction in all type of aquatic exercise activities. Evening and weekend hours are required.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Under general supervision, the Water Exercise Instructor works within the parameters of profession aquatic exercise associations and certified instructors in developing aquatic exercise routines. Properly demonstrate routines and leads patrons in workouts; handles daily participant registration; serves as a Lifeguard or Swim Instructor as needed; maintains discipline and enforces pool rules and regulations; and performs any other assigned duties.
- At least 17 years of age
- A minimum one-year assisting working with people in an organized, aquatic environment.
- Prior experience teaching or leading any aquatic program.
- Basic aquatic exercise theory and class progression of an exercise class.
- Basic human physiology and kinesiology, as it relates to exercise.
- Conduct aquatic exercise classes in a logical progression.
- Communicate clearly and concisely both orally and in writing, understand and carry out oral and written instructions.
Education & Certifications:
- American Red Cross Lifeguard Training with CPR and First Aid (or equivalent)
- American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor is recommended. (or equivalent)
- Certification from any aquatic exercise association is recommended.
- Ability to obtain First Aid for Public Safety Personnel (Title 22 equivalent).
$12.75 -$13.75 per hour - Scale based on experience, years of service, and certifications.
APPLICATION PROCESS FOR WATER EXERCISE INSTRUCTOR POSITION
The City of Woodland’s Community Services Department is accepting applications for employment. The final deadline is April 4, 2018 at 5 pm. Interviews will start on April 6 and continue until positions are filled. Applications will be screened for experience and certifications. Resumes are encouraged, but must be accompanied by a Community Services Department temporary part-time employment application.
Community Services Department
2001 East Street
Woodland, CA, 95776
Phone: (530) 661-2000
The pay cycle is monthly. Payday is the last working day of the month. With the exception of Worker’s Compensation Coverage, no other benefits are provided. Employees must contribute 1.45% of salary to Medicare and 7.5% to a retirement plan in accordance with Federal Law.
All positions are temporary part-time, usually offering 10-15 hours per week Monday through Friday 8:15am to 9:45am, 11:15am to 1:15pm and 6:45-8:15pm. This position may offer additional hours on the weekends and during the winter months.
THE ABILITY TO SPEAK AND UNDERSTAND SPANISH IS A DESIRABLE QUALIFICATION FOR ALL POSITIONS.
The City of Woodland hires only US citizens and aliens lawfully authorized to work in the United States.
The City of Woodland is an equal opportunity employer
For more information, contact Recreation Supervisor, Brad Petersen at (530) 661-2000