Serco Leisure

Swimming Teacher (14.5 hours per week) - Rebecca Adlington Swimming Centre

£10k - £15k
28 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Job Type
Part Time

Serco is a FTSE 250 international service company which combines commercial know-how with a deep public service ethos.  We improve services by managing people, processes, technology and assets more effectively. We advise policy makers, design innovative solutions, integrate systems and - most of all - deliver to the public.  Serco supports governments, agencies and companies who seek a trusted partner with a solid track-record of providing assured service excellence. Our people offer operational, management and consulting expertise in the aerospace, defence, education, health, justice and immigration, local government, science, technology, transport and the commercial sectors.

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 currently recruiting for a part time Swimming Teacher (14.5 hours per week) based at Rebecca Adlington Swimming Centre to be responsible for the safety and skill advancement of the pupils within our care.

Working Hours:
Monday 15:30pm - 19:30pm
Wednesday 15:30pm -18:30pm
Thursday 16:00pm - 18:00pm
Friday 16:00pm -18:00pm
Saturday 13:00pm -16:30pm

Duties and Responsibilities:
* To instruct individuals or groups in the art of swimming or other associated aquatic activities.
* To provide schemes of work and lesson plans relevant to the instruction being undertaken.
* To ensure the safe use and storage of any equipment required during a lesson.
* To record information relevant to each lesson content and any other associated information
* To provide instruction in line with the current Swim Life Learn to swim scheme.
* To attend badge assessment sessions as required.
* To promote and support the Serco Swim Life Scheme.

Skills and Qualifications:
The ideal candidate 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 Lifeguard certificate.

Essential Skills:
* Extensive and up to date knowledge of current swim teaching practices
* Good planning skills
* A good communicator
* Customer care skills
* Team Player

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

On occasion we receive significantly more applicants than expected for some vacancies and under such circumstances we reserve the right to bring forward the closing date of the advertisement. We therefore strongly advise you to apply for the role promptly to avoid disappointment should the closing date be brought forward. 

Serco is committed to equal opportunities and requests any potential applicant to contact the Serco Recruitment Team on 0345 010 4000 as soon as possible if an applicant has any additional queries, requirements or will need additional time in submitting an application should the closing date of the advertisement be brought forward.