Aquatics, Health & Wellness, Recreation, Recreation Programming
4 Year Degree
About St. Andrew's Family Fitness Plus!
St. Andrew's Family Fitness Plus! is part of the St. Andrew's Parish Parks & Playground Commission.
St. Andrew's Parish Parks and Playground Commission is regarded as an international model for independent parks and recreation agencies which raises the standards of excellence in our industry.
Since our inception in 1945, we have gained public confidence, trust, and respect. We serve customers of all ages in the St. Andrew's Public Service District and the greater Charleston area.
Our focus is on fun, fitness, wellness, and individual successes! We improve our customers' quality of life by strengthen community ties and offering a variety of innovative, entertaining, educational, and inspirational programs. We create a fun, safe, and exciting atmosphere and clean, contemporary facilities in which to help our customers and staff meet their goals and build self-esteem.
This position develops, schedules and directs all recreational activities requiring use of the pool and ensures participants have the opportunity to learn skills and have fun in a safe environment. The Aquatics Director recommends and implements new programs and has budgetary responsibility for the entire aquatics department. This position is responsible for hiring and managing a large staff of 30-40 part time lifeguards, swim instructors and water fitness instructors.
Education, Experience, and Certifications
A bachelor's degree in physical education or a related field is required.
Five years of experience in the aquatics field is required, with at least two of those years in a supervisory position
Equivalent combination of education, training, and experience sufficient to produce needed knowledge and skills is acceptable.
CLP (Certified Leisure Professional) certification is desired
Water Fitness Instructor certification is desired
CPO certification is required
CPR and First Aid certification is required
CPR and First Aid Instructor certification is required
Lifesaving certification is required
Lifesaving Instructor certification is required
A valid driver's license is required
Additional Salary Information: Benefits include Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, LTD, Retirement, paid Vacation and Sick time, paid Holidays, and a free family membership to St. Andrew's Family Fitness Plus
Internal Number: 466791
About St. Andrew's Parks & Playground Commission
St. Andrew's Parks and Playground Commission is located in Charleston, South Carolina. We offer recreational youth programming and athletics as well as a full service fitness center which includes an indoor heated salt water pool plus group fitness classes and personal training. Our mission is to Enrich Lives Through Parks, Recreation and Wellness.