Aquatic Instructor II

Competition Number: 23178

Category: Recreation and Community Services

Job Title: Aquatic Instructor II

Department: Saanich Commonwealth Place - Recreation - Parks, Recreation and Community Services

Position Type: Casual Positions - Up to 30 (CUPE Local 2011)

Salary: $25.65/hour plus 15% in lieu of benefits

Posted Date: May 31, 2023

Last Modified: July 4, 2023, 9:10 am

Status: Open Until Filled


Saanich Commonwealth Place is seeking multiple certified Aquatic Instructors who will be responsible for lesson management of our Life Saving entry level programs.  This includes planning and preparing assigned programs; instructing assigned classes; evaluating participants; record keeping and public relations. The successful candidates will also ensure participants are taught according to safety and skill standards outlined by Saanich and Aquatic agencies. 

Requirements include completion of Grade 10; current Life Saving Society Canada Instructor Award, or equivalent; over three months, up to and including six months experience and a satisfactory Police Information Check with Vulnerable Sector check (PIC-VS).

Successful candidates will be required to work varying shifts including mornings, afternoons, evenings, and weekends (hours/shifts are subject to change).

In addition to the interview process, testing will be conducted. Although we thank all applicants for applying, only those under consideration will be contacted.

Important Information:

The District of Saanich is recognized as one of BC’s Top Employers for 2023. As an equitable and inclusive employer, we value diversity of people to best represent the community we serve and provide excellent services to our citizens. We strive to attract and retain passionate and talented individuals of all backgrounds, demographics, and life experiences.  If you require any adjustments to enable participation at any stage of the recruitment process, please contact in confidence