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Sanford Health Swimming Instructor - Wellness Center - Tea Ellis in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Swimming Instructor | Wellness Center - Tea Ellis | Sioux Falls, SD

City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Department : Wellness Center - Ellis Road - Sioux Falls

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: Other


Provides education and teaching to adults and children involved with water safety and swimming lessons. Demonstrates the ability to work with growth and development needs of a unique client population. Displays flexibility to cover the teaching schedule including hours during the morning, day, evening, and weekends. Actively looks for ways to help people, ensuring optimal learning takes place during lessons. Depending on level of experience, individual may be in charge of creating the structure of classes, creating schedules for other instructors, providing resources for the structure of classes, and helping with attendance records for classes.


Maintain quality of pool water by testing chemical levels. Contact emergency medical personnel in case of serious injury. Demonstrates an ability to use mindfulness for defined situations. Seeks opportunities to embrace challenging tasks while maintaining a positive attitude.;Adapts own style to fit others' temperaments and needs. Gives direction effectively Demonstrates an ability to adapt to continuous change in work demands. Demonstrates the ability to respond to change. Follows direction in relation to the time and effort needed to achieve work objectives. Promotes an environment that encourages patience and learning from failures. Demonstrates an ability to meet own responsibilities.


Must be at least 16 years old and in high school.

Basic Life Support (BLS) and Water Safety Instructor Certification required within 30 days of hire.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: SD

Job Function: Sports Medicine and Wellness

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Req Number: WD07813