Pedalheads Swim is looking for part-time, contracted Lesson Supervisor/instructor to work at our new location, Bishop Strachan School. Hours will be between 4 and 12 hours per week. Wages starting at $21.00 to $26.00 depending on experience.

The Lesson Supervisor/Instructor will direct and supervise students, staff, programs, and oversee pool facilities in cooperation with the Swim Management Team. The position will be scheduled with a mix of lesson supervising and teaching shifts and will be responsible for the general safety and security of all staff, students, and guests in attendance at the pool(s). The Lesson Supervisor/Instructor will also have opportunities to assist with administration, equipment, and training, as directed by the Swim Management Team.

Duties

  • Provides the quality of service expected by Pedalheads Swim through the promotion of instructional and safety services.
  • Provides effective, professional customer service and be familiar with all Pedalheads Swim programs and provide information to the public in a polite and helpful manner.
  • Mentors swim instructors and provides feedback on performance.
  • Monitors and ensures program and safety standards are being followed.
  • On-deck and readily available to assist when required. Prepared to fill in for instructors when required (e.g. due to illness or absence).
  • Ensures classes start and end on time and progressive evaluations are being completed on all students.
  • Reports, updates, and advises the Facility Manager and Swim Management Team of customer feedback, staffing items, and program activities.
  • Performs first aid and coordinates rescues at the pool. Ensures required follow-up is accurate and complete.
  • Attends, assists, and participates in and successfully completes any required meetings, clinics, and training sessions as scheduled.
  • Reports any health and safety hazards in or around the facility to the Facility Manager.

Qualifications

  • Prior experience in aquatics as a Swim Instructor and/or Lifeguard. Supervisory experience an asset.
  • Be willing to go the extra mile to engage with customers and provide excellent customer service.
  • Friendly, outgoing, approachable, and brings a positive energy.
  • Ability to be self-motivated and work with minimal supervision.
  • Must have reliable transportation
  • Weekend and evening work will be required.
  • Double Vaccinated against Covid-19

Certifications

  • Swim For Life Instructor Certification
  • Lifesaving Society NL-Pool Option
  • Standard First Aid/CPR-C
  • Lifesaving Instructor (recommended but not required)

Hours

  • 4 – 12 hours per week
  • Regular Weekday evenings and weekends
  • All new hires will receive in-house training, ongoing mentoring, and job shadowing with experienced Lesson Supervisors. Other perks of joining Pedalheads Swim include:
  • Small classes
  • Warm pools
  • Consistent scheduled work hours
  • Ongoing training and development
  • Opportunity for growth
  • Safe work environment, PPE, and enhanced health and safety protocols

RATE OF PAY

Starting at $21.00 to $26.00 per hour (increases with relevant experience and certifications)

Potential for additional bonuses for taking on more than one shift.

LOCATION

298 Lonsdale Road, Toronto Ontario M4V 1X2

Pedalheads is committed to creating and upholding a diverse, inclusive and equitable environment that is respectful and welcoming to everyone. We believe that the presence of many voices from a variety of racial, cultural and religious backgrounds, political beliefs, ages, sexual identities and orientation, socio-economic backgrounds and physical and cognitive abilities will make our programs and workplaces richer for all.

We welcome applications from individuals of all identities and backgrounds. If you face any barriers to employment or require financial assistance or other accommodation during the recruitment and/or employment process, please feel free to contact the Pedalheads Human Resources Department in confidence.