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Swimming Teacher - Level 2

Education - School


Irlam and Cadishead Leisure Centre

Swimming Teacher - Level 2
Salary / Grade: £9.57 per Hour / Grade 3 SCP 15
Working Hours: 14 Hours & 15 Minutes –Term Time Only – Refer to working hours attached
Contract Type: Fixed term, March - December 2019, maternity cover
Location: Irlam & Cadishead Leisure Centre
Closing Date: Wednesday 23rd January 2019

Salford Community Leisure (SCL) is committed to Building a Great Place to Work; with over 500 employees servicing more than 3 million customer visits at 40 venues across the city each year. We exist to ‘enhance the lives of people living in Salford through providing sport, leisure and cultural opportunities’.

We pride ourselves on recruiting the right people with the right values into the right roles. We are looking for professional, respectful, knowledgeable, passionate and solution driven people to join our team as we strive to deliver excellence to our customers.

We have an exciting position available for a Fixed Term Level 2 Swimming Teacher Schools Term Time Only March - December 2019 whose role is to provide a high quality service in accordance to the Learn to Swim Programme.

This role will be based at Irlam & Cadishead Leisure Centre; the centre is one of the busiest facilities in the city, boasting over 200,000 attendances a year, a growing membership base with in excess of 1,500 active members, as well as delivery of over seventy fitness classes a week.

We are looking for someone who:
• Has teaching skills in accordance with the required qualification
• Has sound communication skills
• Has the ability to maintain discipline
• Has the ability to deliver the classes in an effective and enjoyable manner
• Has the ability to work as an efficient member of a team
• Is able to complete the administrative tasks related to the post this may include the use of a computer
• Can demonstrate an understanding of and a commitment to customer care
• Can demonstrate the ability to empathise with and motivate all ages and levels of swimmers
• Consistently demonstrates SCL’s behaviours

If you wish to be considered for this role and join our team please return your application form to  by Wednesday 23rd January 2019 ensuring you detail how you meet and demonstrate the skills, experience, knowledge and behaviours outlined in the person specification. 

Please note CVs will not be accepted.
Successful applicants will be notified of interview date.

Please be aware that this post is subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and that you will be required to meet the cost of the DBS check – currently £44.00. The payment deductions for any employees who need DBS checks will be taken in 2 payments of £22. If you do not commence employment for any reason but the DBS has been processed, you will be sent an invoice for the payment of £44.00.

Application Form - SCL.docx
Job Description - Swimming Teacher.pdf
Person Specification - Swimming Teacher.pdf
Hours of Work - Swimming Teacher.pdf

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term time part time

application deadline

11 59 pm

23rd Jan 2019

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