Posted: 08 January 2018

Fife Sports and Leisure Trust - Part-time Swimming Instructor

Fife Sports and Leisure Trust
Michael Woods Sports and Leisure Centre, Glenrothes
Job Type:
21.25 hours per week
£19,297 - £24,384 per year Pro Rata
Closing date:
11 February 2018
Interview date:
19 February 2018

Job Description:

To lead and deliver learn to swim sessions to the agreed standard as outlined by Scottish Swimming (SASA the sports governing body) and our company’s in-house programme. Where appropriate adapt lessons in response to business, individual and groups needs. Before confirming appointment, you will be required to obtain Protection of Vulnerable Groups (PVG) scheme membership through Disclosure Scotland and become a member of the relevant PVG scheme.


  • Minimum Level 1 Certificate for Teaching Aquatics with a commitment to qualify to UKCC Level 2 Teacher of Aquatics / ASA , Full Teacher of Swimming or equivalent within an agreed timescale.
  • First Aid Qualification
  • Child Protection Training

*Placement on the salary scale will be dependent on qualifications and experience.


  1. Deliver fun and innovate swimming lessons to children and adults of all abilities, in line with the Scottish Swimming (SASA) Learn to Swim programme
  2. Utilise continuous assessment methods to observe, analyse and record progress of swimmers through the Learn to Swim Programme, in line with the LTAD (Long term athlete development) Swimmer Pathway
  3. Promote the Fife Sports and Leisure Trust (FSLT) Learn to Swim programme and provide information of alternative products and services
  4. Undertake Continuous Professional Development (CPD) and appropriate additional training in accordance with FSLT employee development scheme
  5. Operate in accordance with FSLT guidelines, policies and procedures
  6. Observe operational and health and safety procedures to ensure appropriate management of vulnerable groups

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The closing date for applications is Sunday 11th February 2018.