Private School Swimming Instructor & Lifeguard Job in Buru Buru, Nairobi

Swimming Instructor & Lifeguard (School)

Location: Buru Buru, Nairobi

Our client, a private education provider that exists to nurture globally competitive students through unique programs and and valuable experiences, is recruiting a Swimming Instructor and Lifeguard to join their school.

Job Purpose: The candidate will oversee day-to-day pool operations.

The ideal candidate will have a passion for aquatics and provide exceptional service to the students and customers.

Will be required to guide swimmers and perform rescue and first aid operations.

Key Duties and Responsibilities

  • Provide swimming lessons to students and other customers
  • Open the pool each day and close it down each evening, depending on schedule and hours
  • Treat the pool with appropriate concentration of chemicals on a regular schedule, test the pH and chlorine level of the water
  • Perform first aid procedures when necessary
  • Maintain cleanliness and orderliness of the pool facility e.g cleaning the pool, benches, pool deck and proper disposal of trash
  • Oversee activities at the facility
  • Explain and enforce rules, regulations and policies to ensure safety of patrons and swimmers;
  • Monitor designated areas to recognize signs of danger and give recommendations
  • Respond to emergencies and rescue swimmers in danger of drowning
  • Report incidents and give possible solutions
  • Maintain a friendly environment for all pool customers

Job Specifications

  • Lifeguard Certificate or Diploma from a recognized institution
  • First Aid Certification
  • Creativity for swimming lessons and a passion for kids is a must.
  • Previous experience in participation in KSF (Kenya Swimming Federation) events will be an added advantage
  • Experience coaching a swim team is highly desirable
  • Minimum of 2 years of lifeguard experience
  • Shown merit and ability as reflected in work performance and results
  • Confidentiality and integrity
  • Team player with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Good communication skills

Deadline: Interested parties should send their online applications on or before 15th November 2019

Correspondence: Applications and detailed CV to be submitted online at

Applications not meeting minimum requirements will not be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Sports and Fitness, Education and Training
Updated: November 8, 2019 — 6:25 pm