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Venue Lead Swimming Teacher - Midlothian

Stepping Stones
£17.50+ per hour
Closing date
26 Apr 2024

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Venue Lead - Swimming Teacher:  Midlothian

Stepping Stones is one of the premier private learn-to-swim providers in Scotland, renowned for our high-quality, low-ratio swimming lessons for children. We are seeking a dedicated Venue Lead - Swimming Teacher to join our team, someone who can lead by example and ensure the seamless delivery of our swim program. This role is designed for individuals who are not only passionate about teaching but also excel in coordination, communication, and leadership. 


Enjoy full employee status: 

Roles with Stepping Stones are employed positions, offering various benefits such as no requirement for self-assessment, allocated holiday allowance, and all payroll matters handled directly by Stepping Stones.

Role Overview: As part of the Venue Lead - Swimming Teacher role, you will deliver high quality lessons, you will act as the eyes and ears on the ground, ensuring the day-to-day smooth operations of our swim lessons within our venues. This includes supporting newly qualified teachers, dealing with customer feedback, assessing class levels, and maintaining strong connections with facility staff such as facility mangers or club managers. Your role will be instrumental in linking the teaching staff and venue staff with the office and ensuring the high standards of Stepping Stones are met and exceeded.


  • National Governing Body Swimming Teacher Certificate (Essential) SSTQ | UKCC | STA | ASA
  • Proven experience in a leadership role within a swim instruction environment.
  • NRASTC or NPLQ qualification required 

Main Duties:

  • A commitment to deliver a minimum of 5 days per week with Stepping Stones
  • Oversee the delivery and progression of swimmers within our program, ensuring the highest quality of instruction
  • Support and mentor newly qualified teachers, providing guidance and feedback
  • Manage customer feedback and ensure swift resolution of any issues
  • Assess class levels and adjust lesson plans as needed for optimal learning outcomes
  • Facilitate communication between the delivery team and office staff, ensuring smooth operations
  • Maintain strong relationships with facility staff to ensure a positive environment for our swim lessons
  • Attend monthly training days (Stepping Stones Head Office EH21 8RX).


Additional Requirement: 

  • Clean driving license & ability to travel to various Stepping Stones venues within region.


Personal Qualities: The ideal candidate for the Venue Lead - Swimming Teacher role is a leader at heart, with the ability to motivate, inspire, and guide our team of instructors. You should be approachable, knowledgeable, and have a keen eye for detail to ensure the quality and efficiency of our program. Your commitment to fun, engaging, and effective teaching will be crucial in maintaining the exceptional standard of Stepping Stones lessons.

By stepping into the role of Venue Lead - Swimming Teacher, you will play a key part in shaping the future of swimming instruction at Stepping Stones, making a lasting impact on our swimmers and their families.


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