25 Sep 2020

Full Time Learn to Swim Team Leader

for Inner West Council – Sydney

Job Description

About Inner West Council

Inner West Council is among Sydney’s larger local government agencies looking after a vibrant community of 185,000 people living in some of the inner city’s most vibrant, creative, liveable and diverse suburbs.

As we continue to deliver quality, innovative and inclusive programs and services, we would love it if you can join in our journey towards becoming the best council for our community.

We are committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity, WHS, sustainability, continuous improvement and business excellence. The community is at the heart of the organisation and Council puts its ‘Values First’ with flexibility, integrity, respect and the spirit of team as a set of values and associated behaviours for all levels in the organisation. We expect commitment to these values from all employees in performing their respective roles

We offer flexible career life balance with hours that allow you to relax and recharge. We offer a variety of flexible work arrangement options (e.g. flexible hours, compressed week and working from home) where appropriate giving you even greater quality of work life balance.

Permanent employees benefit from our great value gym membership from $14.95/week giving access to a vast network of gyms in Sydney.

About the role

Fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic, positive and proactive individual with a passion for delivering outstanding and professional Learn to Swim and Aquatic Programs to join our amazing Aquatic Services Team.

Working at our brand new soon to be opened state of the art facility you will deliver, monitor and evaluate Learn to Swim and Aquatics programs to ensure program quality with a timely professional operation that meets current industry standards.

You will assist the Aquatics Programs Coordinator in the planning, delivery and evaluation of all aquatics programs and oversee all swimming programs, ensuring efficient and effective operations with a high level of customer service to our centres users.

Please read the Position Description to familiarise yourself with all the requirements and conditions of the role.


$78,786 p.a. to $88,175+ Super

Some of the required skills, experience and qualifications

1. Austswim instructors Certificate or equivalent.

2. Current Resuscitation Certificate.

3. Planning and organising skills, ideally swim programming.

4. Experience in instructing all levels/age groups of Learn to Swim (LTS).

Note: Shortlisted applicants will need to provide a certified copy of the following documents:

  • Proof of work rights in Australia (e.g. copy of Passport or Birth Certificate etc
  • Current Austswim Instructors Accreditation or equivalent
  • Current CPR Certificate
  • Please provide your Working with Children Check Number with your application


Drew Brown, Aquatic Centre Manager on 9392 5809

Closing Date

Sunday 11 October 020, 11:30PM

* Previous applicants need not apply*

How to Apply

We recommend you read the Position Description for the role to make sure your application addresses the requirements of the position. Council is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes all applicants. Please advise us within the application if you need support, reasonable adjustments to participate successfully in the recruitment process.

Eligibility for employment/Pre employment Checks

Successful applicants must be eligible to work in Australia and agree to provide information for pre-employment checks as required for the position. This may include police records checks, certified copies of relevant qualifications, Driver’s Licence and proof of work rights in Australia (please refer to the Position Description for the specific qualifications/requirements for the role). Copies of any sighted documents will be kept by IWC for its records as proof of verification.

Inner West Council is a Diversity employer. We encourage applications from all candidates.

Council is committed to reconciliation and strongly encourages Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds and mature aged workers to apply.

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Job Locations: Sydney.
Job Categories: Government.
Job Types: Full Time.
Job Tags: full time jobs for 50+, jobs for 50+, jobs for mature age, jobs for older workers Sydney, mature age jobs, older workers, and older workers jobs.
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