Job No: COH21185
Location: Hobart, TAS


Applications Close: 5.00pm, Monday 18 October 2021

The City of Hobart is committed to building an inclusive community and workplace.  We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, abilities, ages and identities, including Aboriginal people. 

City's Mission Vision and Values.    Information about the City of Hobart and applicant package 2021.


This is how the role contributes to the success of the City.

*Previous applicants welcome to apply.

Would you like to work in an environment where health, confidence, well-being and fun are the primary focus?  If you are looking for a supportive team environment, have a passion for delivering excellence in customer service, then a casual position with the Doone Kennedy Hobart Aquatic Centre (DKHAC) may be the perfect opportunity for you.   

The Centre is on the lookout for people with great attitudes, who are appropriately qualified and who can conduct Learn to Swim classes in a safe and friendly manner that educates, enhances and builds confidence in the swimming ability of people of all ages.  

Doone Kennedy Hobart Aquatic Centre is the largest facility of its kind in Tasmania, with multiple pools, exceptionally well-equipped gym, café and retail.  The Centre is open to the public seven days a week, with casual hours ranging between 5.30am to 11pm, depending on bookings.

If you want to be a part of our Centre, in the role of casual Learn to Swim Instructor, apply now, and tell us what you will bring to the DKHAC team, to make it even better!


Information about the Position

Classification:  THAC Level 3

$29.75 Per Hour including casual loading - Junior rates apply where applicable 

Please review the Position Description.

For more information about the position and what it entails contact Matt Richter, Program Officer - Aquatic Programs on (03) 6222 6963 or email

Applications must be made online.  Please do not send your application to the contact person - they are unable to action it.


 How to apply

1. Complete the questions below.  

  • Candidates are initially selected for interview based on the details provided in their application, including their response to each of the selection criteria (ie questions).    

  • Your responses to the questions assist the panel to determine your depth of knowledge, skills and experience to do the role and give substance to the summary details in your resume.  A Yes/No answer to the questions adds no value to your application.

  • Include a covering letter if it provides more information that is not contained elsewhere in your application.

  • The Hobart City Council assesses all applications based on merit.  
  • Positions are filled, based on how well the successful candidate fits the requirements of the position (including legislative requirements such as a drivers licence).

2. Attach a mandatory resume and copies of your qualifications. 

3. Click APPLY.

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