YMCA of Greater Omaha

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Swim Instructor

Swim Instructor

Council Bluffs YMCA
Job Location 
US-IA-Council Bluffs

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The YMCA is looking for new Swim Instructors to join their Aquatics Team. Training will be received upon hiring. We are looking for instructors Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturdays.

Must love the water and working with people of all ages. This is a great Part-Time Opportunity working for an organization that is part of your community!


  • Prepares lesson plans and instructs swimming
  • Anticipates possible hazardous situations and acts to prevent future
  • Effectively communicates information on aquatics programs and
  • Actively cultivates relationships to proactively retain and gain
  • Assists with aquatics-related special events as
  • Responds quickly, efficiently and professionally to any emergency Completes incident and accident reports as necessary; notifies appropriate staff member
  • Attends and participates in required training and
  • Regular scheduled attendance; on-site
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Must be at least 16 years of age. Tenth grade education required; high school diploma or GED highly
  • YMCA Lifeguard, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, AED and Basic First Aid certification required
  • YMCA Swim Instructor certification
  • All certifications required for the position within 30 days from date of hire, remain current.
  • Experience working with children preferred

  YMCA of Greater Omaha, an Equal Opportunity Employer