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Swimming Teacher

  • Competitive
  • Ashford, Kent
  • Ashford School
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Swimming Teacher Vacancies

Ashford / Kent / Immediate start

Ashford School runs an extensive and well managed Swimming Programme that utilises both its swimming pools on its sites in Ashford.

The school is looking for experienced Level 2 Swimming Teachers to join their friendly and professional team in December 2021/January 2022, initially to teach as part of the Community Learn to Swim Programme, with opportunities to join other areas of the teaching and coaching programme as slots become available. The successful candidate should have a strong background in aquatics and have a true love of teaching, ideally including experience of teaching Adult & Child swimming lessons.

Pre-requisites for the post include:

Level 2 Teaching Swimming Qualification (essential)

Lifesaving or Teachers Rescue Qualification (essential)

Level 2 Teaching Swimming to Babies and Toddlers (desirable)

Level 1 Coaching Qualification (desirable)

The schools swimming programme includes:

Curriculum teaching from Nursery to Year 9

Squad swimming as part of ‘Games’ and for the Ashford School Swimming Club

Primary School Programme and Community Learn to Swim Programme including lessons for Discovery Duckling & Duckling, Learn to Swim Stages 1 to 6, Swim Academy (Stage 6 and above), Water Polo, Adults (beginners, improvers and training), Crash Courses and Private lessons.

The core times for the School’s Community Swimming Programme are:

Monday 10:00-11:30 & 17:00 to 20:00

Tuesday 17:00 to 20:00

Wednesday 17:00 to 20:30

Friday 16:00 to 20:30

Saturday 08:00 to 15:45

Sunday 08:00 to 15:45

Please ensure that the personal statement is completed, clearly stating why you are applying for this role and what experience you would bring to it. 

Rate of Pay: Competitive

Closing date for receipt of applications: 12 noon Monday 1 November 2021.

To apply, please visit:

Note - We reserve the right to interview and offer to a strong candidate prior to the closing date. It is strongly recommended that candidates submit their applications as soon as possible.

Ashford School is part of United Learning, a large and growing group of schools aiming to offer a life-changing education across England. As a group, we achieve more by sharing than any single school could.

Ashford School is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

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  • Posted on: 14/10/2021 08:30