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Swimming Teacher

Permanent  for Serco in Shropshire

Serco Leisure is committed to providing a safe, warm, clean, friendly, fun environment for the local community at an affordable cost. Honesty, integrity and a positive can-do attitude are key to helping us deliver this mission and are values we expect from each individual.

We are looking to recruit a Casual Swimming Teacher for Market Drayton Swimming and Fitness Centre in Shropshire for 3 hours per week. Shift can vary each week.

The centre aims to provide 'active and healthy lifestyles in a safe, warm, clean, friendly fun environment to the local community at an affordable cost'.

Job Purpose

The Swimming Teacher will have responsibility for the safety and skill advancement of the pupils within their care.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

To instruct individuals or groups in the art of swimming or other associated aquatic activitiesTo provide schemes of work and lesson plans relevant to the instruction being undertakenTo ensure the safe use and storage of any equipment required during a lessonTo record information relevant to each lesson content and any other associated informationTo provide instruction in line with the current Swim Life Learn to Swim schemeTo attend badge assessment sessions as requiredTo promote and support the Serco Swim Life SchemeTo undertake any task, within any department or area that you are directed to perform which is relevant to the company`s task and is within your competence and ability

Skills and Attributes:

The person appointed will hold a professional swimming qualification equivalent to the Amateur Swimming Association Level 2 and hold a relevant lifesaving award equivalent to the National Pool LifeguardExtensive and up to date knowledge of current swim teaching practicesGood planning abilityA good communicatorGood class management and motivation skillsCustomer care skillsHas to be able to work as part of teamKnowledge of current safety requirements for management of swimming lessons

In line with Serco Leisure`s policy, all employees will have a CRB disclosure at an appropriate level

Job added on 13-11-2014