Job Title: Lifeguard/Swim Teacher

Location: Riverside, Birr, Co. Offlay, Ireland R42 EH74 Reporting to: Manager, Valerie Meagher Employment type: Full-time

This position is part-funded by POBAL Dept of Social Protection

A Lifeguard ensures the safety of patrons of an aquatic facility by preventing and responding to emergencies.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintains constant surveillance of patrons in the facility; acts immediately and appropriately to secure safety of patrons in the event of
  • Provides emergency care and treatment as required until the arrival of emergency medical
  • Always presents professional appearance and attitude and maintains a high standard of customer
  • Performs various maintenance duties as directed to maintain a clean and safe
  • Performs miscellaneous job-related duties as

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:

  • Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency
  • Skill in the application of lifeguarding surveillance and rescue
  • Knowledge of CPR and emergency medical
  • Ability to follow routine verbal and written
  • Knowledge of customer service standards and

SWIM INSTRUCTOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Teaching swimming techniques, swimming strokes, and water safety rules to students with varying swimming
  • Assisting more experienced swimmers to enhance their swimming
  • Assessing the progress of students and adjusting teaching programs
  • Monitoring students to prevent accidents and
  • Implementing ground rules for each swim
  • Planning swimming lessons that take into account students’ abilities and progressive development.
  • Identifying incorrect swimming techniques and correcting students

DESIRABLE QUALIFICATION

  • Aqua Aerobics Instructor
  • Gym Instructor

Applications: Curriculum Vitae and cover letter to info@birrleisurecentre.ie on or before December 13th 2020

Riverside, Birr, Ireland R42 EH74 Phone: 057-9120343

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