Swim Instructor - Carilion Wellness Roanoke

Roanoke, VA, US, 24018

Employment Status:  Flex
Shift:  Any Day, Any Shift
Facility:  Carilion Wellness - Roanoke
Requisition Number:  130393

Job Summary

As a swim instructor, you need thorough knowledge and application of swimming and water safety skills. Thorough knowledge and application of  teaching swimming and water safety skills. An understanding of facility characteristics, rules, policies and procedures. Leadership and public relations skills. Communication skills. Decision-making skills.

  • Be familiar with water safety courses and know how to use course materials effectively 
  • Adapt your teaching approaches to the age, experience and ability of participants, so they can meet course objectives 
  • Provide for the health and safety of participants, including ensuring that all teaching and practice areas are free of hazards, and that materials and equipment are safe
  • Cover all material required in a level
  • Communicate regularly with participants and their parents, as appropriate, to ensure they are aware of progress  
  • Recognize and respond effectively in emergencies in accordance with facility emergency action plans 
  • Enforce all aquatic facility policies, rules and regulations 
  • Complete records and reports 
  • Participate in regular in-service training sessions 
  • Complete additional duties as assigned by supervisor

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Minimum two years high school education.

Experience: Minimum one year lifeguard experience preferred. Previous swim lesson instruction preferred.

Licensure/Certification: WSI Certification or Obtain within 90 days of hire date American Heart Association BLSCertification (CPR/AED, First Aid) Lifeguard Certification through American Red Cross or otherapproved certifying body.

Other: Previous work with children and adult private lessons and children group lessons.

About Carilion

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.


Requisition Number: 130393 
Employment Status: Flex 
Location: Carilion Wellness - Roanoke 
Shift: Any Day, Any Shift 
Shift Details: Any Day, Any Shift

For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Carilion Total Rewards

What matters to you is important to us—like benefits, rewards, and resources to improve your life. Carilion understands the importance of prioritizing your well-being to help you develop and thrive. When you make your tomorrow with us, we’ll enhance your potential to realize the best in yourself. Below are benefits available to you when you join Carilion:

  • Employer Funded Pension Plan, vested after five years (Voluntary 403B)
  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits
  • Flexible Work Arrangements/Schedules
  • Remote Work Options
  • Paid Time Off (accrued from day one)
  • Onsite fitness studios and discounts to our Carilion Wellness centers
  • Access to our health and wellness app, Virgin Pulse
  • Discounts on childcare
  • Continued education and training

Find more about Carilion Clinic’s benefits by vising our Total Rewards Page.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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