Posted: 15 November 2017

Xcite Armadale - Swimming Teacher (Level 2)

Xcite Armadale
Armadale, West Lothian
Job Type:
14.5 hours per week
£13.16 per hour
Closing date:
27 November 2017

Job Purpose
West Lothian Leisure is a Community Benefit Organisation, a registered Scottish charity. It is at the heart of the West Lothian community, helping people to improve their wellbeing and make healthy lifestyle choices. We care passionately about the service we provide to the people who live, work and visit West Lothian. As a valued organisation that understands, cares about and engages with its community, we are the delivery partner of choice for West Lothian organisations responsible for improving people’s lives through sport, health and physical activity.

Your role as a Swimming Teacher is to plan and deliver a comprehensive programme of swimming lessons and other activities to nationally recognised standards whilst working as part of a wider team to deliver excellent customer service.

Essential Qualifications and Experience

  • A good ability to demonstrate the core competencies
  • UKCC Level 2 in Teaching Aquatics or UKCC Level 1 in Teaching Aquatics and a willingness to obtain and apply knowledge/skills from the Level 2 qualification
  • 2 standard grades or equivalent in Mathematics and English (or similar)
  • Hold or willingness to obtain and apply knowledge/skills from National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (Level 2) within first year of employment
  • Competent level of skill with Excel, Word
  • Suitable and sufficient experience of swimming teaching of children and adults
  • Willingness to continuously develop and attend training and development sessions in line with your personal training plan, on occasion out-with your normal hours of work, to ensure the required level of competence

To view the full job description and detail on how to apply click on the  'Apply' button.

The closing date for applications is 27th November 2017.