GENERAL PURPOSE Water Aerobics Instructor – Contract Position
Provides water aerobics instruction, monitors, educates patrons on fitness and safety, and maintains a safe and enjoyable atmosphere for class participants.
EXAMPLE OF DUTIES
*– As a contractor must interact establish fees and collect fees from the students coordinate with the Association manager for class times, and entry exit procedures for pool security.
*– Teaches scheduled classes, beginning and ending on time; provides adequate warm-up, exercises, stretching, and cool down.
*– Instructs patrons on effective workout methods; explains proper techniques, demonstrates exercises; identifies different muscle groups, and teaches appropriate methods to strengthen specific muscles.
*– Prepares appropriate equipment, music, and handouts for each class.
*– Assists patrons, answers questions, and maintains a positive exercise experience for members and class participants.
*– Ensures that safety standards are met, and that department and facility policies are adhered to.
— Performs related duties as required.
Education and Experience
— Must be at least 18 years of age.
— Must possess current Red Cross CPR certification.
— Must possess current Red Cross Standard First Aid certification.
— Certified Instructor (AEA, ACE, AFAA), water specialty/certification preferred *not required.
Necessary Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
— Working knowledge of human anatomy, kinesiology and training principles.
— Knowledge of water aerobics teaching strategies and the incorporation of music
— Choreography and music skills.
— Ability to be professional and motivate class participants.
— Ability to cooperate and work well with other staff members.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an
instructor to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
— While performing the duties of this job, the instructor is frequently required to walk, stand, sit and talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls; and reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.
— The instructor must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally must aide in the rescue of distressed swimmers.
— The instructor must have a high degree of energy, be physically fit, and have the endurance to complete the workout. Must also be able to project voice over the noise of the pool so that the class participants are able to hear the instructions.
Northwest Crossing may reimburse up to $200 registration fees associated with the required Certifications for current resident. You must work the entire summer season for Reimbursement.
Please Contact the Northwest Crossing On-site office to fill out an application
10280 Dover Ridge, San Antonio TX, 78250