Sunshine Swim Center is always accepting resumes

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The Sunshine Swim Center is hiring for multiple part-time Swim Instructor, Lifeguard and Camp Leader positions. Fundamental knowledge of swimming is a MUST. Weekday morning, afternoon and evening shifts available as well as weekend opportunities. 

Submit current resume and cover letter to sunshineswimcenter@gmail.com to be contact for interview appointment.

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Coaching At Sunshine Swim Center

We can bet you remember your first coach-  their name just popped into your head. That person holds a special place in your heart.

You can be that person for someone too!

There is something about being a teacher, a mentor that is so rewarding.  From helping a child overcome their fear of the water to seeing them work hard and find success in their own abilities.

Be a part of a team that not only wants that for their clients but for you as well.  Being a swim instructor, life guard, camp leader will provide you opportunities to learn and grown in ways no other job can.  Life skills that can set you up for a successful future.

We’re making a difference in the lives of the families in our community.  Join Us!

Swimming Lesson Elk Grove

Job Descriptions

Swim Instructor Responsibilities:

Swim Instructor positions are not limited to the summer season.  We are looking for several candidates who are also interested in year-round employment.

  • Provide instruction for all levels of swim lessons in multiple formats; group, private and swim team.
  • Prepare the facility to open/close each day
  • Work along side team members in providing a clean and safe environment
  • Engage with clients and their families; providing excellent customer service.
  • Perform lifeguard responsibilities

Lifeguard Responsibilities:

Lifeguard training and certification will be required for all new employees who do not already possess a current guard card. Please view our CPR Training Page for the prerequisites of a lifeguard.

  • Maintain continuous surveillance and head count of people in pool, Supervise swimmers to ensure that they are swimming within the safety protocols
  • Provide safety information
  • Spot hazards or potential hazards and take measures to prevent accidents
  • Control and report unruly behavior
  • Perform rescues in the event of drowning or swimming accidents
  • Perform first aid and CPR according to the demands of adverse situations
  • Perform pool chemical checks before swim event
  • Prepare facility for events
  • Work alongside team members in providing a clean and safe environment
  • Prepare the facility to open/close each day

Camp Leader Responsibilities:

  • Provide instruction for all levels of swim lessons in group format.
  • Plan, prepare and facilitate camp activities at facility
  • Lead outside hikes, trips to the park and other outings
  • Prepare the facility to open/close each day
  • Work along side team members in providing a clean and safe environment
  • Engage with clients and their families; providing excellent customer service.
  • Perform lifeguard responsibilities
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Sunshine Swim Center Summer Camp

Kids are going to have a great time with all of the activities we have in store for our Sunshine Summer Camp. Each week is jam-packed with engaging activities.  Some of the activities could include; arts and crafts, painting, hiking, trips to the park, indoor high-energy games, team building activities, and tie-dying. Every afternoon campers will have the pool to themselves for open swim. Our camp counselors are fun, energetic leaders looking to gain some experience working with 5 – 13-year-olds in a recreational setting.

We’re making a difference in the lives of the families in our community.  Join Us!

Sunshine Swim Center Camp

Job Descriptions

Summer Camp Instructor responsibilities:

  • Prepare and lead daily activities for campers
  • Provides high-quality recreational opportunities and enjoyable experiences for camp participants.
  • Maintains a schedule for camp participants.
  • Facilitates and creates lesson plans for daily activities.
  • Organizes and leads various small and large group activities
  • Ensures the cleanliness of the site.
  • Assists in maintaining accurate program records, including incident reports, logbook documentation, and daily attendance.
  • Knows and understands all emergency procedures associated with the camp program.
  • Records and tracks camper’s dietary restrictions/allergies and ensures that the meals/snacks are distributed to them.
  • Mediates any campers’ disputes.
  • Knows, enforces, and follows all safety guidelines associated with the camp program, including knowing the whereabouts of your charges at all times.
  • Maintains constant surveillance of the pool/body of water areas.

Camp Counselor Qualifications / Skills:

  • Leadership
  • Alertness
  • Communication skills
  • Patience
  • Problem-solving skills
  • Stamina
  • Caring personality
  • Organizational skills
  • Ability to perform a variety of tasks outside in various climates

 Education and Certification Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years of age.
  • At least six units of specified early childhood education classes, or have a valid Child Development Assistant permit issued by the California Commission on Teacher Credentialing.
  •  A counselor hired with six units must complete at least two additional units each semester until fully qualified.
  • A fully qualified counselor shall have 12 postsecondary semester units in early childhood education from an accredited college and six months of work experience in a licensed Child Care Center or similar program.
  • The units specified shall include courses covering child growth and development; child, family and community; and program/curriculum.
  • 15 hours of health and safety training, if necessary.
  • Lifeguard and CPR certifications, DOJ, Mandated Reporter Training

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