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Funded Swimming Instructor Scheme

Vision Redbridge Culture and Leisure

We operate a range of leisure, library, culture, park and open spaces in the London Borough of Redbridge.

Posted
20 Aug 2022
Status
Full Time
Location
England
Closing date
31 Dec 2022

Job Responsibilities:

  • To assist the Level 2 teacher for approximately three months. This will include accompanying the pupils in the water for a minimum of 8 hours per week, paid at a competitive rate.
  • To demonstrate commitment and suitability to our Swim Scheme and in return Vision will fund and enroll you on a Swim England Level 1 Teaching Aquatics course.
  • To teach your own classes under the supervision of a Level 2 teacher on poolside on completion of the Level 1 course.
  • To offer exceptional customer service to all users at all times.

Job Requirements:

  • Candidates need to be over 16 years of age, no qualifications are required.
  • Candidates need to be able to swim and be deep water confident.
  • To deliver safe, consistent swimming lessons under the supervision of a Level 2 swimming teacher in line with the Swim England National Plan for Teaching Aquatics and associated awards programme.
  • To take every pupil’s needs into account, drawing on your knowledge of practices, progressions and teaching points, applying them in the most effective and appropriate way.
  • To ensure through best practice that every pupil is made to feel safe and confident in their lesson.
  • To be an Assistant Teacher who thrives on supporting pupils to achieve their maximum potential in their time with you.
  • You will be approachable, friendly and able to exercise the patience needed to motivate and gain pupil’s trust. You will encourage pupils, offer praise and appropriate feedback.
  • Have an understanding of Safeguarding & Protecting children & vulnerable adults. (We will arrange for you to complete online training if your application is successful).
  • To comply with all Health and Safety legislation and be aware of your role in managing emergencies.

To request a copy of the job description and person specification, please email [email protected].

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Additional Information

Status
Full Time
Job Type
Coaching
Sport
Multi-sport
Salary information
from £20,670

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