Private Swim Instructor




  1. Current American Red Cross First Aid certificate, American Red Cross CPR for the professional rescuer certificate or willing to obtain within 60 days of hire.
  2. Current Water Safety Instructor certification or willing to obtain within 60 days of hire.
  3. Current CHPRSA Aquatic Swim Instructor with scheduled CHPRSA public group lessons; or newly hired candidate willing to teach at minimum of 2 public group lessons per week in addition to private lessons.
  4. Approved Criminal Background Investigation if over 18 years of age.


                             $15-$18 per hour, DOE. Part-time, Non-Seasonal, no benefits; Flexible schedule including Weekdays, Saturdays, Sundays and possible holidays.


This position requires the ability to demonstrate good swimming technique. Good human relation and communication skills and the ability to effectively teach and instruct swimmers of differing skill levels are vital to the successful execution of this position. This position is responsible for planning and teaching swimming skills, competitive techniques, and water safety skills for class participants. Maintain records and progress reports and provide instruction in accordance with CHPRSA policies.  Incorporate American Red Cross programs and procedures into class sessions. Monitor swimmers, observe and correct errors, and ensure the safety of class members.


  1. Provide instruction for CHPRSA aquatic sponsored private lessons as required.
  2. Record student progress and provide direction for further individual progression.
  3. Promote and support all Center activities in a professional manner.
  4. Enforce safety regulations and supervise aquatic activities.
  5. Assume responsibility for establishing and maintaining positive relations with students, guardians and patrons.
  6. Assume responsibility for establishing and maintaining effective working relations with personnel and management.
  7. Assume responsibility for other duties assigned.

                                                       RETURN APPLICATIONS TO ASHLEY SPENCE

Open until filled

Cottonwood Heights Parks and Recreation Service Area is an Equal Opportunity Employer without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, physical or mental disability,

National origin or veteran status