Swim Instructor Resume Examples

swim instructor/marketing team member/customer service

  • Welcoming personality with advanced leadership and team collaboration skills 
  • Instruct and lead students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as lectures, discussions, and demonstrations
  • Plan and conduct activities for a balanced program of instruction, demonstration, and work time that provides students with opportunities to observe, question, and investigate
  • Meet with other professionals to discuss individual students’ needs and progress
  • Collaborate as a team to create ideas to market for the organization
  • Able to resolve conflict that results in the most satisfaction with people involved 

swim instructor

  • Instructed swimming lessons for children and adults of all ages in accordance with YMCA guidelines, having prepared lesson plans. 
  • Maintained an equally fun and safe pool environment providing leadership and motivation to students. 
  • Built effective, authentic relationships with students and parents; Helped them connect with each other and the YMCA. 
  • Maintained records of progress reports and attendance. 

swim instructor

  • Teach swim lessons to children under the age of 8. 
  • Care for children while swimming.
  • Discipline children and recommend or initiate other measures to control behavior, such as caring for own safety and those around them.
  • Place or hoist children into pools.

swim instructor/lifeguard

  • Swim lessons from ages 3 months to 15 years
  • Opening and closing responsibilities
  • Lesson design
  • Signing children up for the appropriate level of swim lesson
  • Chemicals
  • Pool maintenance
  • Lifeguard at weekend pool parties

swim instructor

  • Make sure no one is running on pool deck
  • Pool supplies such as toys, floaties, etc. are back in the shed they belong in
  • Teaching kids how to swim
  • Notifying parents of their kids’ improvements and what they struggle with in the class
  • Ensuring every kid is at the class
  • Making sure every kid in the water is safe and staying safe

swim instructor

  • Supervised groups of children aged 2-13 years old
  • Taught water safety and proper swimming techniques; provided one-on-one instruction to struggling students.
  • Established positive relationships with students and their parents.
  • Assessed skill of students, and reported progress to parents and supervisors.
  • Developed and executed lesson plans.

swim instructor/head lifeguard/front desk

  • Opening and closing the pool. which consists of cleaning and other closing tasks 
  • Maintain a safe environment in the pool.
  • Teach instructional courses and advise students as young as 6 months old to 14 years old
  • Lead the other staff and set examples
  • Adjust coaching techniques, based on the strengths and weaknesses of child 
  • Answering calls and questions from patrons at the front desk

swim instructor

  • Engaged students ages 3-10 in private lessons designed to meet proficiency and confidence in proper swim techniques and water safety
  • Managed the timeframe and structure of each lesson to address individual needs while adhering to a rotating and fast-paced schedule
  • Worked with special-needs students of various ages and abilities in order accommodate the concerns and interests of both parent and child 
  • Maintained a high level of energy and enthusiasm for each lesson, fostering on-going relationships with students and families, resulting in numerous personal requests for instruction
  • Communicated with fellow instructors and management to maintain a clean and safe environment, prioritizing the comfort and safety of swimmers and their guests.

swim instructor

  • Teaching children the basics of swimming
  • Communicating to students in a way they can understand. 
  • Communicate with children’s parents or guardians about child’s growth, achievements, and problems.
  • Set up and clean up pool 

swim instructor

  • Assign and evaluate class work and homework.
  • Prepare and administer performance tests, and issue grades in accordance with performance.
  • Conduct classes and demonstrations to teach techniques, or methods in subjects such as basic swimming skills, life skills, and safety skills in the water.
  • Instruct students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as discussions and demonstrations.
  • Learning how to interact with all ages such as babies and toddlers; to the parents of the children.