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Position: Job Inventory - Instructor, Aquafitness

Competition Number: 2017-EX-EN-51800528-01
Competition posting date: 2017-05-15
Competition closing date: 2018-05-14

Recreation, Cultural & Facility Services Department, Community Recreation & Cultural Programs
1 or More Part-Time Continuous Positions - Up to 24 hours per week
Various shifts: days, evenings, and weekends
Affiliation: CUPE 503 PT Rec & Cult
Salary: $27.197 to $36.444 per hour (2017 rates of pay)
Location: This position is available in multiple locations
Please also see Instructor, Fitness job inventory for aquafitness instructor opportunities not requiring a
National Lifeguard Service (NLS) certification
Category: Ongoing Inventories
Employment Group: Recreation and Culture

Job Summary

Responsible for teaching aqua fitness programming to participants in a safe and enjoyable manner while following the guidelines of the certifying agency, and in accordance with corporate and departmental policies, procedures, guidelines and standards.

Education & Experience

Completion of Grade 11 and current Certifications from a recognized certifying organization (or equivalent as deemed acceptable by management).

Minimum of six (6) months experience or equivalent apprenticeship.

*Experience and formal training combined with demonstrated performance and ability may substitute for stipulated academic requirements.

Language, Certificates & Licenses

English oral, reading, writing
French oral, reading, writing is considered an asset
Current recognized aqua fitness certification (CALA, Y, WaterART)
Current National Lifeguard Service Pool option
Current Standard First Aid/CPR "C"/Automated External Defibrillator
Current Oxygen Therapy or LSS Airway Management
AODA Accessibility for ALL
Vulnerable Sector Check
Note: Under the age of 18, requires a Criminal Record and Judicial Matters check in place of the Vulnerable Sector Check.


Competencies & Skills


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