Swim Teachers - Level 1, Level 2 and Adult & Tots required across all pool sites
Based at : Neston Recreation Centre
Ellesmere Port Sports Village
Winsford Lifestyle Centre
Christleton Sports Centre
Northwich Memorial Court
Hours of work : Various including afternoons, early evenings and weekend days
Adult & Tots Sessions - £14.00 per hour plus holiday accrual
We are looking for ASA qualified Level 1 and Level 2 swimming teachers, with an NPLQ or NRASTC qualification, to help us provide the highest quality swimming lessons and aquatic sessions for people of all ages and abilities.
We’re looking for people with good communication skills who are able to deliver the ASA National Plan for Teaching Swimming.
So, if you are passionate, highly motivated, have a love of swimming and are interested in joining a dedicated team then we would love to meet you!
What we can offer you
Flexible working daytime and evening lessons with hours available to suit your lifestyle;
Pleasant environment - lessons held in quality centres;
Quality programmes taught using the ASA Learn To Swim framework;
Small class sizes to ensure you can deliver the best possible experience;
Flexible working hours;
A commitment to your Continuous Professional Development and relevant training.
Adhere to both Health and Safety, and Brio Leisure Operating Procedures;
Check that the teaching environment is suitable for use and free of potential hazards;
Allow for enough time for set up’ before commencement of the lesson;
Ensure the safe use and storage of equipment so that a hazard free environment is maintained;
Contribute towards prompt time-keeping of the daily lesson programme, including efficient running of class change-overs;
Teach a range of organised aquatic disciplines at appropriate levels / stages of ability including : swimming; life-saving;
synchronised swimming; diving and water-polo, in accordance with the needs of the service;
Demonstrate a thorough knowledge and understanding of the outcomes required within the Swim England National Plan for Teaching Swimming;
Teach to the Brio Scheme of Work’ document, based on the Swim England National Plan for Teaching Swimming;
Apply the Brio Learn 2 Swim Scheme of Work’, in accordance with the week number of each lesson cycle;
Provide session plans based upon the Brio Learn 2 Swim Scheme of Work at each of the levels’ / stages’ as outlined in the Swim England National Plan for Teaching Swimming;
Where necessary, assume responsibility of a level 1 support teacher’ and utilise to maximum learning effect, in accordance with the agreed aims and outcomes of the lesson;
Demonstrate a range of teaching skills for : participant communication, learning styles and feedback, in order to facilitate and enhance the learning process;
Maintain participant weekly attendance registers;
Update participant achievement records as required;
Be prepared to engage in a programme of Continuing Professional Development (CPD);
Self-assessment, peer observation, Aquatics Officer observation as part of ongoing self-development;
Liaise with : participants, parents and Aquatics Officer as required;
Carry out any other duties as requested by the Aquatics Officer or Duty Manager appropriate to the needs of the service.