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Part-time Swimming Instructor

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Eckington Pool, Gosber St, Eckington or any Leisure Centre as required by the Council
Salary details
£13.69 to £14.91 per hour (£26,421 - £28,770 per annum pro rata) pay award pending
Job term
Part Time
Appointment type
21 hours per week
Closing Date
28 July 2024

North East Derbyshire District Council is inviting applications for a Swimming Teacher to join our successful Leisure Services Team.

The post is to deliver swimming lessons to all ages & abilities in accordance with the Council’s swimming tuition programme. To be successful, applicants will require the Swim England (SE) or STA Level 2 teaching certificate, the RLSS NPLQ (9th Edition) or RLSS NRASTC or willing to work towards completing this qualification, together with knowledge and experience of either the SE or STA Swimming Teaching programmes.

The post is 21 hours a week. The Council allow time for lesson preparation and clearing up for 15 minutes both prior to and following lessons. The successful candidate must be willing to work evenings & weekends in line with our popular teaching programme. We are open to job share applications.

The working hours are:

  • Monday to Friday 3.45-7.15pm
  • Saturday 8.45-12.15pm

In return, you will receive training and personal development to support you in your career within Leisure Services and access to a range of employee benefits offered by the Council.

The postholder is subject to a Disclosure carried out by the DBS at the Enhanced Level, due to the nature of the role.

For a full list of job details and requirements please view the Job Description and Person Specification.

Dependant on the successful recruitment to the post it may be necessary to appoint an additional candidate to backfill posts within the Leisure Service at interview.

Why work for us?

North East Derbyshire District Council is a great place to work and if you join our team, you will become part of a talented and dedicated workforce. If you are keen to make a difference to people’s lives and develop your skills and experience, we would like to hear from you.

We offer a competitive salary, Local Government Pension Scheme, generous annual leave entitlement and excellent work/life balance initiatives.  Learn more about the benefits of working for us at ne-derbyshire.gov.uk

Apply today!

If you are interested in this post, please apply using the online application on our dedicated webpage on Derbyshire Jobs at: North East Derbyshire District Council Vacancies or via Derbyshire - Jobs and Careers by clicking ‘Apply for this job’ and creating an account.  You can save your progress and exit the application at any time, coming back to it at a later stage to complete and submit your application.  Applications close Midnight on 28th July 2024

Please read the Guidance Notes provided before completing any application and please note that CV’s will not be accepted.

If you do not have internet access, you can request an offline application pack by contacting North East Derbyshire District Council Contact Centre on (01246) 231111 or emailing: Human.Resources@ne-derbyshire.gov.uk

Please note the Council only consider applications from candidates eligible to work in the UK and who possess a current work permit appropriate to the job role advertised.

We welcome applications from all sections of the community.

For further information

For an informal discussion about the post, please contact Steve Birds, Swimming Development Officer on (01246) 217570 stephen.birds@ne-derbyshire.gov.uk or Darren Ward, Centre manager on (01246) 217484 darren.ward@ne-derbyshire.gov.uk

If you have not received any communication within 4 weeks of the closing date, please assume you have been unsuccessful on this occasion and we thank-you for your interest in the job role.