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Swim Instructor/Aspiring PE Teacher

West Covina, California, United States
February 20, 2018

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Javier Chavez

West Covina, CA


Authorized to work in the US for any employer

Work Experience

Volunteer Coach

Directed Energy- REACH - Fullerton, CA

September 2017 to Present

-Direct and guide a group of 30-40 students through various physical activities.

-Structure sport related skill components into a proper progression.

-Ability to discern improper technique and provide essential cues so the participant can make the proper adjustments.

-Utilized my Spanish speaking skills for non-English speakers. Lead Swim Instructor

Abc Aquatics - Chino, CA

June 2016 to Present

-Responsible for teaching swim lessons to swimmers between the ages of 6 months to adults.

-Enforce force pool and safety rules and policies to maintain a safe environment and customer satisfaction.

-Maintain constant supervision of students and assist students when necessary.

-Communicate professionally with people of all ages.

-Experience working with kids in a teaching environment.

-Ability to recognize distressed swimmers and those needing assistance and provide the necessary aid.

-Ability to communicate verbally and loudly across distances.

-Ability to demonstrate each stroke correctly.

-Promoted to Lead Swim Instructor in November 2016. Substitue P.E. Aide/ Instructional Aide

Glendora Unified School District - Glendora, CA

February 2016 to Present


Monitor a large designated area containing approximately 100 children Guide the children in performing tasks appropriately and correctly Provide loud and concise directions to approximately 30-40 children Aid the teacher in setting up activities and making sure all supplies are intact Accomplishments

Reported progress regarding student performance and behavior Skills Used

Maintain physical stamina necessary to perform duties as required Work cooperatively with physical education teacher in planning a balanced program Operate and maintain a variety of equipment used in games and physical training Understand the needs of students regarding recreation and physical training Perform clerical duties such as preparing program materials, duplicating and maintaining simple records


Raging Waters - San Dimas, CA

July 2015 to September 2015

-Worked total hours of 270 hours surveying and responding to guests

-Monitored a designated area containing approximately 30 guests.

-Directed multiple guests with proper instructions on how to ride properly.

-Responded to water emergency situations when guests needed assistance.

-Cooperated with other employees for smooth transitions from area to area. Food Handler/ Customer Service Employee

Elements Natural Foods - West Covina, CA

May 2014 to February 2015

-Handled multiple tasks in a fast paced atmosphere resulting in satisfied customers.

-Identified problems and demonstrated the ability to diffuse them in a cordial manner.

-Maintained a clean and organized environment illustrating a welcoming ambiance to customers.

-Familiarized myself with various food ingredients in order to answer customers' questions

-Provided excellent customer service which enhanced customer retention.

-Built a network of colleagues where we brainstormed any ideas to improve the work setting.

-Built interpersonal relationships with regular customers.

-Effective communication with co-workers for quick completion of orders.

-Utilized my Spanish speaking skills for non-English speakers. Education

Bachelor's in Kinesiology

California State University-Fullerton - Fullerton, CA 2015 to 2018

Associate's in Kinesiology

Mt San Antonio College - Walnut, CA

2012 to 2015


Bilingual English/Spanish (10+ years), Microsoft Office Word (8 years), Microsoft Excel (8 years) Certifications/Licenses

Personal Trainer

September 2016 to September 2020

NESTA certified

Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED

September 2016 to September 2018

American Red Cross Certification

Additional Information

Mount San Antonio College school swimming team from August 2012-May 2014 Bishop Amat Memorial High School swimming team 2008-2012 YMCA of Greater Whittier Swim Team 2008

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