Posted: 13 May 2016

Making Waves - Swim Coordinator (x2)

Making Waves Ltd
Glasgow and South Lanarkshire
Job Type:
2x full time swim coordinator or a mixture of full and part time swim coordinators
Starting Salary circa £18,170.88 (pro rata for part time)
Closing date:
17 June 2016

Making Waves is Scotland's largest independent swimming school. Over the last 25 years, we've developed an innovative programme that teaches children how to swim with confidence.

We are currently looking for two full time swim coordinator or a mixture of full and part time swim coordinators.  This is an exciting opportunity for individuals to be a part of an expanding and growing swim company.


Swim Coordinators will be responsible for the coordination of swimming lessons across a variety of venues within Glasgow and South Lanarkshire. 


  • UKCC L2 teaching Aquatics or ASA Swimming Teacher
  • Eligible for PVG scheme
  • Up to date Pool lifeguard Qualification
  • Current Driving licence


  • Trainer/Assessor qualified
  • UKCC tutor trained
  • UKCC Assessor trained
  • Sports related  or management degree


  • An interest in swimming
  • Good communication skills
  • The ability to inspire confidence and motivate others
  • Good organisational skills
  • Flexibility to work at other venues
  • Ability to work in a team environment




  • Set up/take down equipment where required
  • Ensure regular, relevant communication and feedback with customers and MW staff.
  • Lead staff development and ensure the correct delivery of learn to swim programme.
  • Appoint teaching staff to venues


  • Communicate effectively and efficiently with swim coordinators/MW staff
  • Have knowledge and understanding of recruitment and selection policies
  • Actively seek training and development opportunities for MW staff to ensure continued personal development
  • Implement appraisal schemes for all staff
  • Respond to emails, telephone calls and customer enquiries.
  • Have some knowledge of working data bases. 

 Starting Salary circa £18,170.88 (pro rata for part time)

Any interested applicants should send a copy of their CV to

The Closing date for this post is 17th June 2016.