Aquatic Fitness Instructors II

CA-ON-Mississauga
6 days ago
Job ID
2017-3549
# Positions
5
Job Type
Part Time
Job Industry
Government and Public Sector
Career Level
Experienced, Student

Job Description

 

 

 

 

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

 

Under the direction of the Aquatic Supervisor, or designate, the successful candidate will be responsible for providing Aquafit classes suited to meet the needs of the program participants that is fun, safe and technically sound and to meet the objectives and goals of the program. Specific duties include but are not limited to:

  • Lead the designated class in a professional manner and create a safe and enjoyable climate.
  • Plan and implement an aquatic exercise class to meet the needs of all participants following the program outline as provided by the Aquatic Supervisor, or designate. Provide group exercise instruction and supervision while effectively ensuring the safety of all participants. (Permission to work at own pace, monitor heart rate throughout the class).
  • Be ready to start the class at the advertised start time and finish within the allotted time.
  • Maintain excellent public relations when dealing with all customers and share information about the Community Centre (as provided) to class participants. Provide information only in your area of expertise.
  • Effectively and in a timely manner communicate any issues/ information that could impact the quality and safe delivery of the program to the Manager on Duty or your direct supervisor.
  • Attend and participate in trainings and staff meetings as scheduled.
  • Complete all online training modules, including Respectful Workplace, Understanding Accessible Customer service and WHMIS training.
  • Perform emergency procedures as required.
  • Read, understand and abide by all City and Divisional standards, Corporate Policies and Procedures, including the Human Resources Policies and respecting Employee Conduct, Health and Safety and Freedom of Information.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.

 

JOB SPECIFICATIONS

  • The successful candidate must maintain a current CALA (Canadian Aquafitness Leaders Alliance), AEA (Aquatic exercise Association), Water Art, or certification program that meets the NFLA standards or equivalent,
  • A valid 565 approved Emergency First Aid/CPR B.
  • All staff must maintain current certifications.
  • A National Lifeguard (NL) and Lifesaving Society Swim and Instructor certification is an asset.
  • Candidate must have excellent public relations and people skills.
  • Must be 16 years of age or older
  • Employment offer is conditional upon receipt of a Criminal Records Search Vulnerable Sector Screening that is acceptable to the City of Mississauga.

 

 

Hours of Work: Up to 24 hrs/wk

Hourly Rate: $25.01 - $30.04

Closing Date: Friday, October 27, 2017

Number of Openings: Multiple

Department/Division: Community Services/Aquatics

Work Location: Mississauga, ON

 

 

A Criminal Record Search will be required of the successful candidate, at his or her own expense, to verify the absence of a criminal record for which a pardon has not been granted.
We thank all who apply, however, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.
All personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Act.
 

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 We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 and the Ontario Human Rights Code, the City of Mississauga will provide accommodations throughout the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process to applicants with disabilities. If selected to participate in the recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please inform City Human Resources staff of the nature of any accommodation(s) that you may require in respect of any materials or processes used to ensure your equal participation. All personal information is collected under the authority of the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act .        

 

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