Professional/ Administrative Positions

Supply Swim Coach / Assistant Swim Coach

Posted 31/03/2022 01:18PM

Reporting to the Head of Aquatics, this role will act as a PE swim instructor, swim team coach, and program assistant working within the Aquatics program, including PE, ECA and Swim Team, to implement all instructional aspects.


  • Work closely with the Head of Aquatics to implement all curricular PE Swim Programs, Swim Team and Staff/Student Development opportunities in all aspects of swimming, first aid and lifesaving.
  • Ensure all swim team practices are conducted in a safe and friendly environment, and assume a coaching role as defined by the Head of Aquatics.
  • Administer and assist in conducting swimming meets with the Aquatics department, including set-up, communication meet manager and necessary planning.
  • Be available for in-service training for faculty, swimming instructors/aides, and lifeguards when necessary.
  • Work in Holiday Swim Camps and Summer Camps.
  • Work closely with the Head of Aquatics and Swim Coach in other areas where necessary.

Duties for School Holidays and Summer Breaks:

  • Assist to organise, plan and teach Learn-to-swim and squad programs.
  • Maintain inventory and ensure good housekeeping, including safekeeping of equipment and general upkeep and tidiness) of the pool area are in place.
  • Supervise pool usage and other users and coaches.
  • Act as the Summer camp swim coach and coordinator.
  • Other administrative duties where necessary.


  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in an aquatics teaching environment.
  • Must have:
  1. Valid Aquatics Programming Certification
  2. Valid Water Safety Instructor Certification from home country or place of record
  3. Valid Standard First Aid Certification or equivalent
  4. Valid Lifeguard Certification
  5. Competitive swim team coaching and/or experience
  • Strong team player with excellent interpersonal, management and leadership skills.


  • This role will be based at the Lakeside campus.

Please note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

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