Posted: 28 September 2016

Falkirk Community Trust-Swimming Teachers

Falkirk Community Trust
Job Type:
Swimming Teachers
Min 2.5 Hours per week
£21,317 - £26,632 per year pro-rata
Closing date:
10 October 2016
Interview date:
12 October 2016

We are looking for enthusiastic and motivated swimming teachers to deliver our new Learn to Swim Programme in conjunction with the Scottish Swimming Awards Scheme.

We offer: • Excellent rates of pay • Small class sizes • Continual Professional Development for teachers • Afternoon, evening & weekend work • A fun and exciting working environment We are looking for: • Level 1 ASA / UK CC qualified swimming instructors (Level 2 qualification is desirable) • Teachers with experience of teaching young people/specific target groups and preparing lesson plans • Teachers who are passionate about swimming, who are keen to learn and develop • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to respond appropriately and professionally. • Team Players • Teachers who are motivated to make a difference in swimming Y

our main duties will include the preparation and delivery of swimming lessons to all ages and abilities at various locations within the Falkirk area. Locations include St Mungo’s High School, Larbert High School, Braes High School, Bo’ness Recreation Centre and Grangemouth Sports Complex. You will work a minimum of 2.5 hours per week on a term time basis (including evenings and weekends). These posts are temporary until September 2017 due to budget restrictions.

For more information please contact the Swimming Development Officer at

Successful candidates will require to gain/maintain membership of the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) Scheme for regulated work with children. The successful applicant will be employed by Falkirk Community Trust. The Trust is a charitable company set up by Falkirk Council to deliver culture, library, recreation and sport services on its behalf from 1st July 2011.

You will receive a generous benefits package which includes free membership of our health and fitness services.