Recreation and Wellness Center

General: To instruct students on how to learn to swim using the American Red Cross guidelines.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Must check off class roster each class time to verify attendance of students
  • Teach 50 minutes classes each week by following the swim lessons syllabus
  • Keep Amy Tiffany informed of students who have missed classes.
  • Call students who miss class to verify if they are coming back to class.
  • Always be customer service oriented and assist with programs and personnel when safe and reasonable.
  • Execute emergency procedures when necessary.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.


  • Must have current Water Safety Instructor certification
  • Must have current American Red Cross Lifeguard certification.
  • Must have current American Red Cross CPR, AED and First Aid certifications.
  • Must possess effective communication/teaching skills.
  • Must have good customer service skills.
  • Must be aware of the guests' needs.
  • Previous teaching experience is preferred.

Assumption of Risk Statement

Participation in Recreation and Wellness Center programs is completely voluntary. Individuals participate at their own risk and assume responsibility for their own health and safety. The University of Central Florida and the Recreation and Wellness Center are not liable for injuries sustained during participation in a Recreation and Wellness Center sponsored activity. It is strongly recommended that all participants consult a physician and/or have a physical exam prior to participation. The University of Central Florida does not provide personal accident/health insurance. Therefore, participants are urged to secure their own insurance. You may suffer physical and/or mental injury from participating in these activities.