Posted: 27 June 2017

North Lanarkshire Leisure - Swimming Teachers (Fixed Term)

North Lanarkshire Leisure Ltd
£17,520 to £22,667 (pro rata)
Closing date:
07 July 2017
12 months fixed term contract

Reference: NLL 52/17

North Lanarkshire Leisure (NLL) is a registered Scottish charity, regulated by the Office of the Scottish Charity Regulator (OSCR). The Company is wholly owned by North Lanarkshire Council and was established in 2006 to deliver sport, recreational, health improving and social welfare services to the community of North Lanarkshire. We are an entirely not-for-profit organisation; any surpluses are invested in improving facilities, services, activity programmes, staff training and other developments in line with the charitable objectives. We have approximately 1,000 staff who are dedicated to improving the health and well-being of the area, improving individual quality of life and collective quality of living in the communities we serve.

You will ensure the safe and effective operation of the swimming lesson programme, teach and develop appropriate lessons for groups and individuals as well as undertaking promotional and marketing duties in connection with all lessons.

With experience in a leisure facility, you will hold a minimum of an ASA Level 2 Teachers Certificate in Swimming and have experience and an understanding of the health and safety requirements within the leisure industry.

Equally important is your team player attitude as is your ability to work on your own initiative.  Possession of excellent communication and customer care skills as well as the ability to comply with the flexible hours associated with the programme are also essential.

As a requirement of these posts, the successful candidates must obtain Protection of Vulnerable Group (PVG) membership through Disclosure Scotland. If the successful candidates are currently a PVG Scheme member the cost of a "Scheme Update" of £18 is met by NLL Ltd. If the successful candidates are not a PVG Scheme member the fees for PVG membership of £59 is shared - the successful candidates will pay £41 and NLL Ltd will pay £18.

These posts will be fixed term for a period of 12 Months

Closing Date: Friday 7 July 2017 at 4pm

For an application pack and further details on these posts, please telephone 01236 341967, alternatively email or visit our website