Posted: 19 February 2020

Swimming Teacher

Kings Camps
Edinburgh and Aberdeen
Job Type:
Dependent on Camp
Closing date:
20 March 2020

Easter & Summer Are you passionate about working with children? Are you looking for a job in the school holidays? If so, why not apply to become a Swim Teacher at Kings Camps! Why work for Kings Camps? Earn money and gain valuable experience doing something you love Work with like-minded people and create friends for life. Have fun contributing to our mission to get children active About the role As part of the Kings Camps team, the Swimming Teacher is responsible for the planning, preparation and delivery of all swimming sessions for children aged between 5 and 17. Swimming Teachers are responsible for imparting swimming skills and knowledge to groups of up to 20 children (ratios vary dependent on child ages), whilst also acting as the qualified lifeguard on poolside. The Kings Camps swimming programme includes a prescribed range of swimming activities as well as fun games and themed sessions What makes a great Swimming Teacher? Possess ASA Level 2 Teaching Aquatics or the STA Level 2 Certificate in Swimming Teaching. Possess a current Lifeguard qualification from one of the following: National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches (NRASTC) STA Safety Award for Teachers Qualification Experience of working with children aged 5-17 in a swimming coaching/teaching setting Great leadership and organisational skills A vibrant, fun and confident personality A team player with a willingness to adapt About us Kings Camps are a market leading non-profit organisation offering sports and activity day camps at over 50 UK locations, getting children and young people active, having fun and learning together, Founded in 1991, we were inspired by US-style summer camps. We decided that youngsters in the UK would love ton experience school holiday camps too., and establish a model which meant we could reach even more children through not-for-profit work in the UK and overseas. Our coaches (we call them Red Tops) deliver high quality sports camps with an energy, passion and commitment to child development that we call the Kings Factor®.

If this excites you, why not apply now? Click apply and we will be in touch with you within 48 hours! Kings Recruit, as part of The Kings Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Safer recruitment is central to the way we work and all staff and volunteers are expected to share our commitment to safeguarding, always creating an environment where young people feel safe and can thrive