Vacancies - Are you a talented swim instructor?

Sevenoaks Swimming Club (Admin)

Sevenoaks Swimming Club is at the heart of Kent swimming and is a friendly competitive swimming organisation. We are acknowledged as one of Kent's top competitive swimming clubs - aiming to excel in all disciplines, be it competitive swimming, synchro, masters, water polo or lifesaving.

Building on our continued growth at Sevenoaks Swimming Club Minnows programme, we are now looking for talented swim instructors who are passionate about teaching swimming to young swimmers.

Our Minnows program offers Pre-Club Lessons to children who aspire to join the Club in the future. Lessons are aimed at developing good technique on all strokes. We limit our groups size to 4 young swimmers per teacher although in some case this is raised to 6. This enables the teacher to develop and improve swimmers quickly and offer first class teaching.

All teachers will work closely with the rest of the teaching team and report to Ben McDonald (Minnows Coordinator ) and Keiron Piper (Head Coach).

Working times would be Sunday afternoons and location Walthamstow Hall School pool

Minimum Role Requirements:

Swim England Level 2 qualified swimming teacher.

National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers & Coaches (NRASTC) qualification

Clean Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check - for successful applicants who not do not have a DBS we can help to arrange this

Advantageous Role Requirements:

An understanding of swimming clubs and athlete development programmes

Previous Club swimmer experience

Swim Teacher with a couple of years experience of teaching

Ability to assess and record standards achieved by children in swimming

Ability to build positive relationships with swimmers and parents, with the ability to motivate children in the aquatic environment.

Values - reliable, smart, committed

In return, we can offer a range of benefits

Sevenoaks Swimming club membership

Career development and extra hours with the club for suitable applicant.

Ongoing training and development to help you to be the best

Competitive pay - all pay rates are subject to skills, experience, qualifications

This role is offered on a self-employed basis and candidates will need to submit a monthly invoice for their hours worked.

Please send a covering letter stating why you are suitable alongside your CV to headcoach@sevenoakssc.org or minnows@sevenoakssc.org

Job Types: Part-time, Contract

Salary: £17.00 /hour