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Aquatics Program Coordinator

LocationWonthaggi, VIC 3995
Work TypeFull time
Positions1 Position
Published At:a month ago
  • Learn to Swim Instructor
  • Team Leader
Job no: MP38C
  • Enjoy great work/life balance & a range of benefits which improve your wellbeing and help you develop as an individual!
  • Free access to gyms, recreation, and aquatics centres across the state!
  • Full-time $32.54 per hour + Super

Our Vision is a better tomorrow where all people can belong. 

As the largest employer in fitness and recreation we have more than 5,000 staff at over 140 centres across Victoria. With us, you will work with fun colleagues who have a shared passion for making a difference in the lives of individuals and transforming communities for the better.

About the Centre

The Bass Coast Aquatic & Leisure Centre is managed by YMCA Victoria in partnership with Bass Coast Shire. The centre facilities include a 25m heated indoor pool, gym facilities, group fitness programming and stadium and deliver a range of programs for all ages and abilities.

About the role

The Aquatic Programs Coordinator is an important member of the facility leadership team. Aquatic Programs Coordinators will manage and oversee the frontline team at the centre, to ensure that the delivery of the programs and services meets agreed standards.

This role will also lead, inspire, and motivate the frontline team through clear and achievable team goals and ensure high standards of implementation of Policies and Procedures. Aquatic Programs leaders may work as part of the Manager on Duty roster, where they oversee staff across all areas of the facility, and may act as a delegate of the Manager.

This is a full-time position with an hourly rate of $32.54.

The successful candidate will be required to work five days a week, specifically Mondays to Fridays, 10am-6pm.

About you

You will be passionate about inspiring and developing water safety and swimming skills in children and young people. Experience in other teaching or coaching roles is a bonus but not necessary. Personal attributes such as patience, respect, and enthusiasm will take you far in this role!

In this role you will unlock the power of all children to be inspired by swimming, creating lifelong opportunities.

  • Demonstrate a passion and enthusiasm to teach children to swim
  • Provide excellent customer service to parents and students alike
  • Be motivated and committed to perform to a high standard
  • Be friendly, polite and approachable at all times
  • Display interest, enthusiasm, patience and respect to children and peers

Essential Qualifications

  • HLTAID009 Provide Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
  • HLTAID011 Provide First Aid
  • Teacher of Swimming & Water Safety qualification

Desired Qualifications

  • Teacher of Infants and Preschool Aquatics
  • Teacher Developing Competitive Strokes or equivalent
  • Teacher of Aquatics - Access and Inclusion
  • Teacher of Adults


At the YMCA, we value our people. Working for us means you’ll enjoy great work/life balance and a range of benefits which improve your wellbeing and help you develop as an individual, such as:

  • Flexible working and rostering arrangements
  • Opportunities for career development and growth
  • Free access to gyms, recreation, and aquatics centres across the state
  • Free access to the Virtual Y – online health and wellness

How to Apply

Working for the YMCA is a rewarding and challenging experience for those with a positive attitude, zest for life and who seek to contribute to the bigger picture. If this is you, click the Apply button now.

Y Victoria is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and social inclusion. We warmly welcome applications from individuals of all backgrounds.

Y Victoria are proud to be a 2024 Circle Back Initiative Employer, we commit to respond to every applicant.

  • Published on 22 May 2024, 10:22 PM