Wellingborough Amateur Swimming Club

HEAD SWIMMING TEACHER

 

Role

To teach groups of learners how to swim and co-ordinate teachers for all lessons

 

Skills

  • ASA Teacher certificate
  • First aid qualification would be beneficial
  • Confident and effective communicator
  • Sound organisational skills
  • Patience

 

Main Duties

  • Co-ordinate the Club's teaching programme.
  • Ensure sufficient teachers are available for all lessons.
  • Control the ratio of pupils to teachers in line with ASA guidelines.
  • Ensure that emergency contact details are available for every swimmer in each group
  • Ensure injury report forms are available at all times and are completed for all accidents
  • Ensure that qualifications are renewed and updated as required by the ASA
  • Understand the various swimming pools' EAP and NOP procedures.
  • Follow and promote the ASA Child Protection policy,
  • Assist the Chief Coach as necessary.

 

Commitment

Available to teach own group for duration of term.  Assist teachers of other groups occasionally.

 

Benefits to Self

Practice and development of personal skills.  Satisfaction of giving young people a good foundation for swimming.

 

SWIMMING TEACHER

 

Role

To teach groups of learners how to swim 

 

Skills

  • ASA teachers certificate
  • Confident and effective communicator
  • Sound organisational skills
  • Patience

 

Main Duties

  • To work with a group of swimmers to achieve the agreed lesson plan
  • Keep an up to date register of all swimmers attending each session
  • Note details of any particular needs of an individual swimmer
  • Ensure that emergency contact details are available for each swimmer in the group
  • Abide by all Club policies and codes
  • Ensure injury report forms are completed for all accidents
  • Ensure that all qualifications are renewed and updated as required by the ASA
  • Understand the swimming pools' EAP and NOP procedures
  • To follow and promote the ASA Child Protection policy

 

Commitment

Preparation of lessons and attendance at each session for the duration of each term

 

Benefits to Self

The satisfaction of seeing non-swimmers swim and develop into competent swimmers

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