i know its a bit basic but for starting out this is a good price, i have used one of these myself when we first started to have a above ground pool, and o.k, a bit time consuming, but do the job.
Keep your pool in crystal-clear condition with this Pool Maintenance Kit. Great for small above-ground type pools measuring up to 12'. This is essential for keeping your pool looking tip-top.
Vacuum connects to garden hose and has a one piece cleaning head
Skimmer has durable mesh netting
Includes a lightweight pole with interchangable heads