Assistant Manager, Deakin - Kingswim - Salary $29.33 ph - Closing date 14 Oct 2022

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  • Deakin ACT, Australia
  • Sep 22, 2022
Full time management Assistant

Job Description

  • On-the-job training and skill development in a established and rapidly growing business
  • Balance your lifestyle with a vibrant and supportive team of people who care about you
  • Permanent, full time role at $29.33 per hour
  • So much more than a job - make a long-lasting impact on children, families, and the community
  • Develop valuable leadership skills - lay the foundations of your career

The opportunity

Would you like a fun, flexible and impactful role alongside a passionate team? Do you have a passion for making a real difference in young people's lives?

Kingswim are seeking an enthusiastic and engaging individual to join the leadership team at Kingswim Deakin as Assistant Manager.

The Assistant Manager role offers the unique opportunity to work alongside the Centre Manager to build and develop your energetic, vibrant, high performance team to become the swim school of choice in the region. This individual will be a key role in the leadership team to deliver:

  • Programming of our learn to swim program
  • Customer service excellence
  • Team performance - quality both in and out of the pool
  • OH&S management and facility maintenance
  • Community engagement

The ideal candidate will have leadership experience and a keen interest to work within a family friendly environment that aims to make a difference. This is a full-time role, paid at Level 7 of the Fitness Industry Award - $29.33 per hour.

Availability requirements

Centre management teams, including Assistant Managers, are required to be flexible in attendance across all shifts, including weekend and evening work. As part of the Assistant Manager role, the successful applicant will be required to play an active role in the learn-to-swim program, and must be prepared to spend parts of their weekly schedule on pool deck and in the pool.

About you

  • You're a passionate and driven leader with a strong focus on people (aquatic experience is desirable) with the ability to motivate and support the team
  • You have personal and professional aspirations to provide high quality learn-to-swim lessons to the local community
  • You possess strong time management skills with the ability to multi-task and prioritise

In return, Kingswim offers continual support and mentoring from experienced colleagues and leaders designed to grow and enhance your skillset; professional development delivered through in-house sessions and online learning; and stability of full-time employment to support potential career progression.

Commitment to safeguarding

All applicants undergo screenings prior to commencement, including but not limited to:

  • A national criminal history check
  • Holding or obtaining a Working with Children Clearance/equivalent in accordance with state/territory laws
  • Two reference checks

*Please note, the results of any National and International Police Check will only be used to assess your suitability to perform the role.

Kingswim and the YMCA

Kingswim is a brand of the trusted not-for-profit YMCA. Our Swim Teachers teach more than 25,000 kids each week to be competent and safe in and around the water. Employing over 600 staff, Kingswim operates 21 Learn to Swim Centres across Melbourne, Canberra, Sydney, Brisbane and the Gold Coast.

Are you ready to make a splash with us?

If you'd like to start and finish each day with a smile on your face while nurturing our future swimmers, we'd love to hear from you!