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VACSWIM 2017/2018

The annual VACSWIM program is a South Australian Government funded program.

In 2018 Royal Life Saving Society South Australia will once again manage the program at various locations. A full list of these locations is available under the VACSWIM tab or by clicking here.

The employment team will commence appointing eligible instructors from Tuesday 3rd October 2017, continuing this process until all positions/sites have been filled.

For instructors who have previously worked for RLSS-SA, please note there have been changes made to the employment application form. Please ensure you spend the time to read each page (Note: all pages are required to be named prior to submitting)  

http://www.royallifesavingsa.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Instructor-Application-Health-Form-July-2017-PDF1.pdf

For any instructors requiring updates of First Aid or CPR, these can be booked here: www.royallifesavingsa.com.au/training

For those requiring an Annual Aquatic Update, please book your Training Course here:http://www.royallifesavingsa.com.au/enrolment/

 Please note, the Annual Aquatic Update is run by Royal Life Saving trainers and will be a full day course 9am to 5pm at Adelaide Aquatic Centre, Jeffcott Road North Adelaide. Additional locations will be made available closer to Summer.

Course cost is $80, plus pool entry. Please ensure if you are entitled to any concession pool entrance fees, you have your valid concession card for Aquatic Centre Staff to sight at the time of arrival. 

Course numbers are capped at 12, so please ensure you book and pay for your preferred date early. No enrolments will be accepted on the day of the course.

Instructors In Charge – must have a current:

  • AUSTSWIM Teachers License (TSW) – must be AUSTSWIM licensed as per VACSWIM employment requirements
  • Annual aquatic update
  • Provide First Aid Certificate (HLTAID003)
  • Resuscitation Certificate – updated annually (HLTAID001)
  • Child Safe Environment Training (play by the rules not accepted)
  • Copy of National Police Certificate or DCSI Clearance for all applicants
Instructors- must have a current:

  • AUSTSWIM Teachers License (TSW) – must be AUSTSWIM licensed as per VACSWIM employment requirements
  • Annual aquatic update
  • Provide First Aid Certificate (HLTAID003)
  • Resuscitation Certificate – updated annually (HLTAID001)
  • Child Safe Environment Training (Play by the rules not accepted)
  • Copy of National Police Certificate or DCSI Clearance for all applicants
Assistant Instructors- must have a current:

ALL Instructors and Instructor In Charge MUST hold a current Austswim license

For more information regarding AUSTSWIM courses and content please visit www.austswim.com.au or call 8354 0873 .

Casual Pool Lifeguards – Expressions of Interest: join our candidate database

Lifeguarding Australia can offer suitably qualified persons casual shifts at various Pool locations throughout metro & regional South Australia.

To be eligible for this exciting opportunity, you must hold the following current qualifications:

• Pool Lifeguard • First Aid • CPR • National Police Clearance (or equivalent) • Pool Operations Certificate (highly regarded)

If you would like to register with Lifeguarding Australia, in the first instance please complete the application form and return it with evidence of your qualifications including a certified copy of National Police Clearance to:

POST TO: Aquatic Services Co-ordinator  – C-/ Adelaide Aquatic Centre, Level 2, Jeffcott Road, North Adelaide SA 5006 or email to aquatics@royallifesavingsa.com.au