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Swimming Teacher

Organisation:
Kirklees Active Leisure (KAL)
Contract Type:
Permanent
Qualifications:
Teaching Swimming: Level 2 Teaching Swimming Qualification or Level 2 Award in Teaching Aquatics
Working Hours:
Part time
Location:
Huddersfield
Salary:
£12.61 per hour (Contracted), £14.13 per hour (Casual)
Closing Date:
31st October 2021 23:59
Job Reference:
VRN1572

 

Kirklees Active Leisure (KAL) in Hudderfield are seeking to expand our Aquatics Team by increasing our Swimming Teacher workforce.

Within this role, you will deliver high quality sessions in accordance with the Swim England Learn To Swim Programme/School Swimming Charter, ensuring that all customers have a great experience. You will ensure that parents/teachers are aware of children's progression through the effective use of the recording systems.

KAL will provide the opportunities for you to undertake Continued Professional Development (CPD) which may include various training opportunities, upskilling of present qualifications and mentoring through the experienced KAL workforce.

What we would like from you:

You will be required to plan and deliver a range of safe, structured and fun aquatic sessions to a diverse customer base. As KAL offers the full Aquatic Pathway you will also have the opportunity to develop in other disciplines or activities across KAL facilities.

A huge part of looking after our customers is keeping them safe; you will contribute to customer safety by making sure you supervise the sessions and give instructions as needed, paying particular attention to any equipment used. 

As part of the Aquatics Team you will be expected to attend regular meetings to ensure the continual development of the facility and programme is maintained and delivered to the highest possible standard.

The ability to communicate effectively is key in this role as you will work in a team to ensure that every customer receives a customer experience which is second to none whilst carrying out the role in accordance with our values; We are ONE TEAM focused on delivering customer service EXCELLENCE with PASSION. 

Does this sound like you?  If so, we'd love to hear from you.


In return, we can offer you great benefits through our Staff and Family Membership scheme, which includes;

  • Virtually free access to KAL facilities for you and a greatly discounted rate for some of your family.
  • Access to a comprehensive health and wellbeing package including flexible working arrangements, online support for a range of services and access to GP services 24/7.
  • A great discount website which can save you and your family loads of money.

In addition, KAL employees benefit from a generous annual leave entitlement and have access to an excellent pension scheme (West Yorkshire Pension Fund).


An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check is required for this post; a conviction will not automatically exclude candidates but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

 

How to apply

To apply please submit an online application. Click the apply button below to be redirected to the KAL website. 

Contact phone
01484 234063