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Trainee Weekend Teachers (Tunbridge Wells & Maidstone Areas)

Tunbridge Wells Area

Due to internal progression and continued business growth we are adding to our team locally.

Our teachers are right at the centre of what we do. Our success is totally dependent on having the best teachers, where commitment, passion, loyalty and the ability to create a great rapport with parents, carers, babies and children are all essential.

This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of our flourishing Puddle Ducks team - and still have time with your family AND get paid while you train!

We break for many of the school holidays and teaching hours initially on offer are very likely to grow.

Fantastic internal support network and in house training programme.

We are looking to recruit a Trainee Teacher to work initially as a Poolside Assistant while we train you carefully over a 3-6 month period to teach in the Tunbridge Wells / Crowborough area from Easter 2019.

Initial Poolside Assistant hours will be Thursday Mornings 8.45-11.30am and / or Friday afternoons 3.45 - 6.30pm supporting our teachers and giving customers a wonderful experience dry side.

Key Skills/Attributes:

Key Skills/Attributes:

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
A passion for children and for teaching

No previous Swimming Teaching experience is necessary as full training will be given but basic qualifications will need to be achieved locally (with our help and support) including STA Baby & Preschool and STA Award for Swimming Teachers & Coaches (STA STC).

(Click the links above for course dates and locations for the above courses on the STA website)

Clean Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check (conducted by Puddle Ducks)

Computer literate

You need to be a reasonably competent swimmer (able to swim 25m and dive to the bottom of a 2m pool).

Valid Driving Licence and use of own car is essential

Main Responsibilities:

Teaching swimming classes for babies and children from birth to four years. Hours will be discussed on application but will most likely be Saturday mornings initially with Sunday hours to follow.

Maintaining a safe and enjoyable experience for your customers

Sharing a passion for baby swimming

Loving every second of what you do!

Puddle Ducks in house training to take place at a 4 day residential course in Nottingham Monday 18th to Thursday 21st February 2019. Attendance of this course will be essential to be considered for this role.

Further in pool training will take place locally with our experienced teaching team prior to qualification.

Further weekend sessions will be made available with experience if wanted.

Hourly teaching rate from £17.50 rising to £20 per hour based on experience.

Applications to include a full CV and covering email HERE

Apply NOW if you think you could be our next expert teacher...

Closing date for applications Monday 21st January.

 

Maidstone / Sevenoaks Area

Puddle Ducks are recruiting for a Weekend Teacher in Maidstone!

It's rare that we at Puddle Ducks advertise for trainee teachers. Most of our teachers have either joined us as Poolside Assistants and decide to progress or our customers approach us wanting to teach.You have the passion, we have the expertise...

This time it's different - we are reaching out to YOU!

Our teachers are right at the centre of what we do. Our success is totally dependent on having the best teachers, where commitment, passion, loyalty and the ability to create a good rapport with parents, carers, babies and children are all essential.

This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of our flourishing Puddle Ducks team - and still have time with your family as we break for many of the school holidays!

Fantastic internal support network and in house training programme.

We are looking to recruit a Trainee Teacher to work initially as a Poolside Assistant while we train you carefully over a 3-6 month period to teach in the Maidstone area from Easter 2019.

Initial Poolside Assistant hours will be Saturday mornings at Freedom Fitness in Maidstone supporting our teachers and giving customers a wonderful experience dry side.

Key Skills/Attributes:

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
A passion for children and for teaching

No previous Swimming Teaching experience is necessary as full training will be given but basic qualifications will need to be achieved locally (with our help and support) including STA Baby & Preschool and STA Award for Swimming Teachers & Coaches (STA STC).

(Click the links above for course dates and locations for the above courses on the STA website)

Clean Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check (conducted by Puddle Ducks)

Computer literate

You need to be a reasonably competent swimmer (able to swim 25m and dive to the bottom of a 2m pool).

Valid Driving Licence and use of own car is essential as further teaching opportunities may be outside Maidstone.

Main Responsibilities:

Teaching swimming classes for babies and children from birth to four years. Hours will be discussed on application but will most likely be Saturday mornings initially with Sunday hours to follow on a cover basis and, if wanted, permanently.

Maintaining a safe and enjoyable experience for your customers.

Sharing a passion for baby swimming.

Loving every second of what you do!

Puddle Ducks in house training to take place at a 4 day residential course in Nottingham Monday 18th to Thursday 21st February 2019. Attendance on this course will be essential to be considered for this role.

Further in pool training will take place locally with our experienced teaching team prior to qualification.

Further sessions will be made available with experience.

Hourly teaching rate from £17.50 rising to £20 per hour based on experience.

Applications to include a full CV and covering email HERE

Apply NOW if you think you could be our next expert teacher...

Closing date for applications Monday 21st January.