Swimming Trainer and Pool Supervisor Job in Nigeria

DMS - Talent Management is a technology driven, service provider to organizations of all sorts within and outside Nigeria. We focus majorly on sourcing and hiring talents for our various clients.

We are recruiting to fill the following positions below:

Job Titles: Swimming Trainer and Pool Supervisor

Location: Akobo, Ibadan - Oyo

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • As a Swimming Trainer, you will be responsible for instructing individuals (MOSTLY CHILDREN) or groups in various swimming techniques and water safety skills.
  • You will work with swimmers of young ages who are mostly beginners or a bit skilled. Your primary goal is to help swimmers improve their swimming abilities, stroke techniques, endurance, and overall water safety awareness.

Key Responsibilities

  • Plan and conduct swimming lessons tailored to the needs and skill levels of individuals or groups. Teach proper swimming techniques including freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly.
  • Demonstrate swimming strokes and techniques, provide feedback, and offer corrective instructions to help swimmers improve their form and efficiency in the water.
  • Emphasize the importance of water safety practices and educate swimmers on drowning prevention, rescue techniques, and emergency procedures.
  • Ensure swimming equipment and facilities are clean, well-maintained, and safe for use. Report any maintenance issues or safety concerns to appropriate personnel.
  • Enforce pool rules and safety regulations to maintain a safe and orderly swimming environment. Supervise swimmers during practice sessions to prevent accidents and injuries.
  • Communicate with swimmers, parents, and guardians as deemed fit and address any concerns or questions.

Qualifications / Requirements / Experience

  • Previous experience as a swimming instructor, coach, or competitive swimmer is highly desirable.
  • Strong understanding of swimming techniques, stroke mechanics, and water safety principles. Familiarity with training methods and exercise physiology is beneficial.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills to effectively interact with swimmers, parents, and colleagues.
  • Ability to work with individuals of varying ages, abilities, and learning styles. Patience, empathy, and encouragement are essential qualities for helping swimmers overcome challenges and achieve their goals.
  • Any certificationin lifeguarding, CPR, and first aid. Additional certifications such as Water Safety Instructor (WSI) or Certified Swim Coach (CSC) will be of advantage.
  • Applicants must be resident in Ibadan.

Application Closing Date
18th February, 2024

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV, detailing their qualifications and interest in this position to: recruitments@duratech