Posted: 17 January 2022

Swimming Co-ordinator (Part Time)

East Renfrewshire Council
Neilston Leisure Centre, 3 Main Street, Neilston, East Renfrewshire, G78 3NN
Job Type:
Part Time
21 hours per week
£14,179 - £14,771 per year
Closing date:
23 January 2022

You will assist in the development and effective delivery of the ‘learn to swim’ programme. You will provide a coaching service to the public, monitor the staff providing the lessons, administer the booking of lessons using a computerised system and deal with any customer enquiries and complaints.

You must have an SSTQ –SCQF Level 7 or UKCC Level 2 Swimming Qualification or equivalent, have experience of teaching group swimming classes in the public or private sector and have knowledge of MS Word and Excel. You should be a self- motivated person with the ability to work individually and within a small team and be able to deal with customers in a professional manner. A current National Pool Lifeguard qualification would be an advantage. You must also be able to be flexible with your hours of work.

East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure is a charity with over 400 employees delivering sport, leisure, arts and culture services in East Renfrewshire. We operate libraries, sports centres, a theatre and community facilities. The successful applicant will be an employee of East Renfrewshire Culture & Leisure Trust and not East Renfrewshire Council.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Children, under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007.  It is an offence to apply if you are barred from working with children.

Permanent & temporary members of staff can enjoy the following benefits

Employee Benefits

Our employees are at the heart of everything we do. Working at East Renfrewshire Culture and Leisure Ltd does not just offer a rewarding career; there are some excellent benefits available to our employees:

  • Generous annual leave entitlement
  • Work life balance policies - including our annual leave purchase scheme
  • Sick pay – where applicable statutory and occupational sick pay is available
  • Free leisure membership
  • Credit Union
  • Voluntary health care scheme
  • Impartial advice from the Council’s Money Advice and Rights Team (MART)