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Area Swim Academy (Aquatics) Manager
Dubai - United Arab Emirates
Dubai - United Arab Emirates
United Kingdom
Full time
25 Jul 2019
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About Us
The Swim Academy (TSA) by Fitness First was established in January 2014. Our program is designed for all ages and abilities with over 500 classes operating across Dubai from Uptown Mirdif to Burjuman to Emirates Living. The swim program includes learn-to-swim, stroke development and a competitive swim squad. We also have a full teen & adult program including fitness sessions.

At TSA, we start children learning to swim independently in swim lessons once they reach age 3, at this age the children learn about water safety & confidence as well as swimming.

Once our swimmers have the basic fundamentals they will progress through the levels as their skills develop. Swimmers under 3 years are suitable to participate in the Parent & Child classes which are run by BabySplash.

We run a variety of courses including Swimming Teachers Association (STA) Swimming Teacher courses and lifesaving courses – these are scheduled as required.

We are looking for Area Swim Academy (Aquatics) Manager based out of our Dubai Head Office.

This is a key role in the Fitness First Swim Academy and will be responsible to drive revenue and maintain Swim Academy Standards in our clubs. 

Role Overview & Responsibilities:
- To drive revenue across clubs along with Swim Academy team.
- To ensure all administrative tasks such as audit, stocks & booking queries etc, related to the lessons as per standards.
- To work with the Swim Instructors team for business planning and goal setting.
- To carry out quality checks for all Swim Instructors each month, to ensure teachings are upto the set standards and identify any areas for improvement or trainings (if required).
- To provide initial and additional training to all colleagues where necessary on all procedures including booking systems.
- To check the private contracts and ensure they are completed correctly.
- To create registers for every new term for all Swim Instructors for assigned area .
- Assist in Swim Academy events for member engagement.
- To review and comply with requirements of standard operating procedures and policies.  
- Support in marketing communication & collaterals by coordinating with marketing team for campaigns.
- Be responsible for all equipment maintenance and reporting.
- Complete STA Tutors course and assist in the training and qualifying of all Swim Instructor (if not already STA Tutor status).
- Prepare monthly MIS including computation of incentives for the department. 
- Arrange rewards and recognition program for the top performing Swim Instructors.
- Excellent Communication & Interpersonal skills.
- Track record of working across multicultural environment.
- Candidates should hold STA Certificate for Swimming Teachers (minimum 2 years).

Competitive package and Incentive scheme offered.

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