We're recruiting for a Swim Co-ordinator/Teacher

Tewkesbury Swimming Club are looking to appoint a Swim Co-ordinator to oversee the running of our Academy group of swimmers. These youngsters are working towards stages 8, 9 and 10 of the ASA's learn-to-swim programme, focusing on technique improvement and stamina building. TSC aim to progress the swimmers so that, at the end of stage 10, they are technically sound, confident swimmers who enjoy the activity. They will also hopefully be in a position to join the junior squad of Tewkesbury Swimming Club if they choose. The successful applicant will need a Level 2 Swim Teacher qualification and be required to teach the swimmers under the supervision of the TSC Head Coach.

Duties:
• Teach swimmers in line with stages 8, 9 and 10 of the ASA's learn-to-swim programme
• Liaise with the TSC Head Coach who will support teaching
• Liaise with swimmers' parents to provide regular swimmer feedback
• Collect all payments due from swimmers' parents
• Manage a dedicated TSC Academy email account to communicate with swimmers' parents

Qualities:
• Friendly, patient, engaging, supportive and encouraging towards children
• Diligent, meticulous and an organised administrator
• A team player. You will be supported by the Head Coach and junior coaches.
• Ambitious. The Academy has potential to grow if the applicant succeeds.

Qualifications:
The successful applicant must possess an ASA Level 2 Swim Teacher qualification.

Hours:
Every Tuesday, 6.30pm–7.30pm, at Tewkesbury Leisure Centre (two 30-minute sessions back-to-back) plus however much time is needed to liaise effectively with swimmers' parents via email

Start date: Early September 2016

The contract will be based on a standard ASA “contract for services” with a competitive rate of pay dependent on credentials and experience.

Applications to be made by email to Craig Skinner, TSC Head Coach, via email at talk2tsc@gmail.com

Closing date for applications is Friday 22nd July.