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.

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Buru Buru, Nairobi

Buru Buru, Nairobi

Nairobi County

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