Posted: 14 March 2018

Becky Adlington's SwimStars - Lead Teacher

Becky Adlington's SwimStars
Job Type:
16 hours/week plus Admin
£15 per hour
Closing date:
18 March 2018

Here at Becky Adlington’s SwimStars, we pride ourselves on the quality of our teaching. Our priority is to provide the best possible swimming journey for our SwimStars and we do that by hiring the best teachers across the country. Our team love what they do and we ensure this with a fun, supportive work environment, flexible hours and competitive pay. 

We are now looking for a Lead Teacher for Dumfries who has and can carry out the following:

  • Must be ASA level 2 swim teacher qualified or equivalent
  • Must hold a safety award for teachers qualification or equivalent
  • To deliver the Becky Adlington SwimStars programme to a high standard at all times
  • To maintain active communication with all the teachers
  • Prompt arrival times (feedback teacher lateness)
  • Standardise the teaching across all pools/sessions
  • Register checks
  • Prompt portal & award updates on correct week
  • Parent relationship building
  • Welcoming new swimmers
  • Keeping high delivery standards and professionalism
  • Mentoring of new teachers
  • Communication of movements or swimmer issues
  • Communicate teacher issues or concerns of teachers
  • Feedback parent issues or complaints to co-ordinator
  • Complete Nightly Reports
  • Equipment checks – report lost/damaged items
  • Health and safety maintained and any issues reported to management and coordinator
  • Induction and mentoring of new teachers
  • Strategic Improvements
  • Actively promoting the programme via word of mouth or social media networks
  • Awareness of the vision of the programme
  • Awareness of retention and utilisation of each venue Building rapport with venue staff / management

Apply in writing with covering note and CV outlining qualifications and experience to:

The closing date for applications is 18 March 2018