Swim School Coordinator / Kairuruku Kura Kauhoe

Looking for a new rewarding opportunity to work in our community? We are seeking someone who is passionate about teaching water safety and making a positive impact in our community. This is your opportunity to be part of a valued learn to swim team who is committed to its community and to take on a leadership role, that assists us to grow and develop our swim school, our staff and the safety of our community in and around water.  

You will be responsible for: 

  • Coordinating the delivery of swimming lessons at Dash Swim School

  • Organising rosters ensuring all swimming lessons are staffed adequately

  • Assist and mentor new swimming instructors and deliver staff training sessions

  • Evaluating clients progress throughout the swimming term

This role is based at Cannons Creek Pool and you will work Tuesday to Saturday between the hours of 8am and 6pm.

All about you

It would be fabulous if you have experience working in an aquatic role and have strong organisational skills. You’ll need to show us that you:

  • have 2-4 years’ experience in a learn to swim programme

  • have good interpersonal skills and enjoy working with a wide range of adults and children

  • be innovative

  • have proven administration experience

  • have excellent organisational skills along with the ability to establish priorities and meet deadlines

  • are a team player and bring a customer focus to the heart of everything you do

  • have the ability to train staff, we’re looking for a natural leader who will bring energy to the role.


All about Porirua City

Our city is changing and we need skilled people to help make that happen. Working for Porirua City is an opportunity for you to make a real difference in the community. You’ll be welcomed into a team that’s collaborative, values input and empowers you to make things happen. To top it off, the harbour and bush are at your doorstep; it’s the perfect place to work. 

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What you need to do now

Come and join our fun and engaging team at Cannons Creek Pool. Please contact Laura Cooper on 230 6575 for more information. Applications need to be received via our Careers Portal by Wednesday 19 June 2019.

Permanent Full Time

Job no: FGAH94548

Location: Porirua

Closing Date: Wednesday, 26 June 2019