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Aquatic Education Instructor - Swim Teacher

Aquatic Education Instructor – Swim Teacher

  • Casual positions
  • Salary $33.80 per hour, includes 25% casual loading, plus 9.5% superannuation. Junior rates will apply under the age of 21 years.


Ballarat Aquatic and Lifestyle Centre are seeking dynamic and enthusatic people to provide the highest level of professional skills in aquatic education instruction and customer service. You will be responsible for providng an aquatic education program in line with Council and Centre policies and procedures.

We require instructors to work on a casual basis. Hours will vary and may include weekends, mornings and evenings.


Key Selection Criteria 

  • Demonstrated knowledge in swimming and water safety
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills in particular interactions with children
  • An understanding of and commitment to Occupational Health & Safety standards
  • Knowledge and understanding of health and safety issues relevant to work activities and work area
  • First Aid Level 2 and CPR
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety
  • AUSTSWIM Teacher of Infant Aquatics and/or AUSTSWIM Teacher of Aquatics for People with Disabilities is highly desirable
  • Current National Police Check
  • Current Working with Children Check


For further information on the above position contact Tamara Hansen, Aquatic Education Team Leader, on (03) 5330 4116

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The City of Ballarat is an EEO employer committed to the principles of workplace diversity

The City of Ballarat has a zero tolerance for child abuse and promotes the safety, wellbeing and inclusion of all children, including Aboriginal children, children from culturally and/or linguistically diverse backgrounds, and children with disability.

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