Posted: 22 June 2021

Kilgraston School-Swimming Teachers and Lifeguards

Kilgraston School
Bridge of Earn, Perthshire
Job Type:
Part time
Afternoon, evening & weekend work
Closing date:
23 July 2021

Kilgraston School is looking for enthusiastic and motivated swimming teachers and lifeguards to deliver our Learn to Swim Programme in conjunction with the Scottish Swimming National Framework.

Your main duties will include the preparation and delivery of swimming lessons to all ages and abilities, including Kilgraston school pupils and members of the local community. Teachers should use their own initiative in delivery but will be supported by a Swimming Pool Manager. Teachers and lifeguards should also be committed to flexible working arrangements that are agreed mutually. Great team working attributes are essential for all.

We are looking for:
• Level 1 ASA / UKCC qualified swimming instructors (Level 2 qualification is desirable).
• Appropriate Lifesaving Qualification (RLSS or STA Pool Lifeguard Qualification is essential).
• 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.
• Teachers who are motivated to make a difference in swimming.
In return we offer:
• Excellent rates of pay
• Continual Professional Development for teachers
• Small class sizes
• Afternoon, evening & weekend work
• A fun and exciting working environment

For more information please contact the Swimming Pool Manager at To apply, please contact to request an application pack or visit

Kilgraston is an Equal Opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all sections of the community. We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and the appointment will be subject to membership of the PVG Scheme.

Scottish Charity Number: SC029664