Swim School Teacher - Onehunga Memorial Pools
YMCA Auckland
Auckland, New Zealand
5d ago


Do you love the water and have experience in working with children? We are looking for a person who are enthusiastic and keen to join our team as a Swim School Teacher.

You will work approximately 10-16 hours per week as rostered, which will include weekends. This role is based in Onehunga and has on-site parking.

What will you be doing?

  • Working with children 0 18 years
  • Teach pre-choreographed classes
  • Deliver swimming classes and programmes in accordance with the lesson plans
  • Instruct children on the proper swimming techniques
  • Assessing children during the classes to ensure they are using the right technique
  • Provide both pupils and parents feedback on how their swimming is progressing
  • Be a confident swimmer
  • Swim coaching / teaching experience preferable
  • Have the ability to teach children to swim
  • Ability provide constructive feedback
  • Able to work with children
  • Patience and reliable
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Specific job and safeguarding training with opportunities for continuous improvement.
  • A great team, organisational culture
  • Career opportunities
  • Free Gym Membership to employees
  • Free onsite parking
  • Access to AUSTSWIM Qualification
  • What experience / skills do you need?

    What the YMCA offers :


    You probably know the song, but did you also know that YMCA North employs around 800 employees across Auckland, Hamilton, Tauranga and Rotorua?

    Our operations include facility management, health and fitness, early childhood education, before and after school care, holiday programmes, accommodation, outdoor camps, recreation, aquatic, fundraising and youth programmes.

    As a not for profit, for over 150 years YMCA has been about families. Join us and know that you’re contributing to building strong kids, families and communities now and for many years to come.

    YMCA is able to offer great opportunities for personal development and career advancement. We provide real career pathways and job opportunities in a fun, community-focused environment.

    We are proud to have a great mix of people of all ages and cultures within our teams who love their work and all contribute to our diverse company culture.

    We live by our values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.


    YMCA North is committed to Child Protection and the safeguarding of children and young people in our care and it is our expectation that all staff will operate in a way that reflects this intent.

    Staff will be required to attend Safeguarding workshops, trainings and online modules to comply with YMCA North Safeguarding Policy.

    The successful applicant will need to return a satisfactory Police Record Check before commencement of Employment.

    All applicants must currently hold the right to work in New Zealand.


    If this sounds like you and you enjoy working in a dynamic team environment, please apply online by sending your CV and COVER LETTER to stephanie.

    jack ymcaauckland.org.nz

    We will be assessing applications as they are received. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted

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