Swimming Coach / Instructor Level 2
Start Date:  ASAP / Sept 2019
Hours:  28.75 hrs a week working pattern 9am to 3.15pm
Salary:   Level 2 (Annual Salary £17,007 - Pro-rata salary approx. £11,550)

Contract: Permanent

Brays School specialises in the education of primary-aged pupils with a range of diagnosis.  The School is split across two sites, our Tile Cross site caters for those with a diagnosis on the Autistic Spectrum.  Our Sheldon site takes children with a range of physical, learning and Sensory difficulties.   The School has high standards of teaching and learning, and is committed to ensuring that all pupils achieve their full potential.

We are looking to appoint a swimming coach/instructor to join our swimming staff team based at our Sheldon site.  Are you enthusiastic and flexible to work as part of a team with nursery and primary aged children who have complex physical difficulties and communication difficulties.  The successful candidate will need to have a RLSS Pool Lifeguard qualification or equivalent and also hold the minimum of an ASA Level 2 swimming coaching qualification or equivalent qualifications. The candidate will also need to be flexible and if in the event the pool is out of action that they would be able to assist our teaching staff in order to provide and deliver high quality classroom based provision for our young people.

Brays School is committed to providing continuous professional development for all staff. We offer a supportive, motivating and engaging working environment.

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

Closing date for applications : Friday 24th May 2019 at 12.00 noon.

Interviews will be held:  To be confirmed

For further details and an application form, please visit www.fet.ac email to recruitment@brays.fet.ac.

Please note that only standard Forward Education Trust Application forms will be accepted, we will not read accompanying Curriculum Vitae (CV)

All applicants must have GCSE grades A-C or equivalent in English Language.

Forward Education Trust is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate must promote this ethos.

Enhanced DBS clearance, Disqualification (regulations) 2009, prohibition checks and if overseas trained.  Certificate of good conduct will need to be obtained if applicable prior to interview.

If you do not hear from the school within 14 days of close of advert, please assume that your application has not been shortlisted as unfortunately we are unable to write to unsuccessful applicants.

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