Swimming Coach/Learn to Swim Teacher


Swimming Coach/Learn to Swim Teacher

Commencement Date: Negotiable

Redhill School is seeking an exceptional Swimming Coach to teach swimming and water safety to children in the Early Learning Centre and Preparatory School as well as assisting the High School coach with training.

The Position:

  • Teaching swimming techniques, swimming strokes, and water safety rules to students with varying swimming abilities.
  • Assisting more experienced swimmers to enhance their swimming abilities.
  • Assessing the progress of students and adjusting teaching programs accordingly.
  • Monitoring students to prevent accidents and injuries.
  • Implementing ground rules for each swim session.
  • Planning swimming lessons taking into account students’ abilities and progressive development.
  • Identifying incorrect swimming techniques and correcting students accordingly.
  • Encourage an attitude of good sportsmanship and fair play

Professional Qualifications and Personal Qualities:

  • 3 – 5 years experience in similar role
  • Registered with SACE
  • Level 1 coaching certificate in swimming as well as the ability to coach an additional sport/academic subject will be an advantage
  • Be an enthusiastic contributor to sport education and the broader school programme
  • A collaborative, cooperative and patient mind-set
  • Strong communication skills

If you think this is the role for you, applications including a cover letter, resume and details of at least three referees should be emailed to:
Mr Joseph Gerassi
Executive Head, Redhill School
Email: recruitment@redhill.co.za

Applications close at 15h00 on Thursday 2 February 2023

Redhill School reserves the right not to make an appointment. If you have not heard from the School by 17 February 2023, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful. Redhill reserves to right to appoint someone earlier if a suitable candidate presents him/herself.

Redhill School, in line with POPIA (Protection of Personal Information Act) will attempt to ensure the confidentiality of all applicants for this role. All reasonable measures will be in place to protect personal information but will be used in the recruitment, selection, and reporting process. By submitting your application for this position, you are recognising and accepting this disclaimer.

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