Swim Teacher

Favourite Leisure and Culture
Ref no: DEE02077
Closes: Friday, 23rd February 2018
Published: Friday, 9th February 2018
Location: Dundee City Council – Various Locations in Dundee
Salary: £18,173 - £19,562 per year Pro Rata
Hours: Variable
Contract Type: Permanent
Position Type: Part Time
Organisation: Dundee City Council
  Leisure and Culture
Category: Sport / Culture / Library
Sub-category: Leisure

Job Description

Leisure & Culture Dundee is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation (SCIO) SC042421. It was established by Dundee City Council in July 2011 to deliver leisure, sports, library, information and cultural services for the city.
Grove Swim & Sports Centre

Post no 742165 – Monday 5.30pm - 9.30pm (4hrs) - £1,964-£2,114
Post no 742165 – Tuesday 5.00pm - 9.00pm (4hrs) - £1,964-£2,114
Post no 742165 – Wednesday 5.00pm - 8.30pm (3.5hrs) - £1,719-£1,850
Post no 742165 – Wednesday 5.30pm - 9.30pm (4hrs) - £1,964-£2,114
Post no 742165 – Thursday 5.00pm - 9.30pm (4.5hrs) - £2,210-£2,379
Post no 742165 – Thursday 5.00pm - 9.30pm (4.5hrs) - £2,210-£2,379
Post no 742165 – Friday 5.30pm - 9.30pm (4hrs) - £1,964-£2,114

St.Paul’s Swim & Sports Centre –

Post no 742169 – Monday 5.30pm - 9.15pm (3.75hrs) - £1,841-£1,982
Post no 742169 – Wednesday 5.30pm - 9.30pm (4hrs) - £1,964-£2,114
Post no 742169 – Thursday 5.00pm - 9.30pm (4.5hrs) - £2,210-£2,379
Post no 742169 – Thursday 5.00pm - 9.00pm (4hrs) - £1,964-£2,114
Post no 742169 – Sunday 9.30am - 3.15pm (5.75hrs) - £2,824-£3,040

Please indicate your preference for the above shifts on your application form.


You must hold a UKCC Level 1 Swimming Teaching Qualification and a current National Pool Lifeguard Qualification.


To assist the Aquatics Development Manager and Aquatic Lessons Coordinator with delivering the full range of teaching functions and customer service requirements relating to Leisure and Culture Dundee's involvement in schools and the City-wide aquatics’ programmes.

The Individual

You will have experience of planning structured activity/sports sessions, as well as excellent communication skills to work within a team and have the ability to organise sessions and time effectively.

You will be approachable, reliable, and have the ability to motivate others.

The ability to work flexible hours and a willingness to undertake training opportunities for purposes of both personal and service development are essential for this post.

This post is considered Regulated Work with Children and/or Protected Adults under the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) Act 2007. The preferred candidates will be required to join the PVG Scheme or undergo a PVG Scheme update check prior to a formal offer of employment being made by Leisure & Culture Dundee.