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Infant/Toddler Instructor at Swim School

Goldfish Swim School MFO
Birmingham, MI
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $13 to $15 Hourly
  • Part-Time
Job Description
Are you looking for a great gig where the work is actually fun? Do you want to work somewhere you can get real job experience and make a difference? Check out Goldfish Swim School! We’re a rapidly growing, award winning franchise that is not your typical company!

We change lives. We help children reach their goals. We wear flip flops. We work in a 90-degree pool. We love our employees and reward hard work with shout awards, gift cards and fun social events! We offer paid training and consistent shifts that are perfect for work/life balance. Even better? Due to the rapid growth of our school, advancement opportunities exist for the right candidate.


  • Leadership roles
  • Competitive pay starting at $13 per hour 
  • Valuable work experience
  • Increased social opportunities
  • Future references/referrals

  • Ability to work with children and parents
  • Excellent interpersonal communication and organizational skills
  • Must pass background examinations (included with training)
Job Title: Mini 1 & 2 Instructor  - Parent / Tot Classes

Reports to: Deck Supervisor

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Summary: Instructs parents with children between 4 months and 35 months of age on life-saving and foundational swim skills based on thorough knowledge of the Goldfish Swim School curriculum.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  1. Provides swim instruction based on the Goldfish Swim School curriculum.
  2. Provides direction and detailed explanations of skills while displaying a confident and enthusiastic demeanor about the class.
  3. Monitors and corrects parents during skills in order to enhance student progress.
  4. Interacts with parents/guardians on the activities and development of students’ swim skills.
  5. Acts as a GSS “ambassador” to ensure parental satisfaction.
  6. Performs light cleaning duties such as window washing, deck mopping, trash removal etc. on occasion.
  7. Attends required/mandatory workshops and in-service training outside of regular working hours.
  8. Fulfills other duties or responsibilities as assigned by the Employer.
Education/Experience: High school diploma or GED is preferred. Experience as a certified lifeguard, youth sports instructor/coach, camp counselor, and/or childcare provider preferred. Child development experience preferred (child care, education, etc.).

Certifications and Licenses: Lifeguard, CPR/AED and First Aid certifications preferred. Shallow water attendant highly recommended. 

Work Environment: While performing this job, the employee is regularly exposed to heat and humidity. Noise level is usually moderate.

Each Goldfish Swim School is an independently owned and operated franchise. The respective Franchisee is the employer at each Goldfish Swim School location. Each franchisee can set their own wages, benefit programs and terms and conditions of employment, which may vary at each Goldfish Swim School location.

Goldfish Swim School MFO


Birmingham, MI
48009 USA


Sports and Recreation

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