Peter Symonds College

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Swim Team Manager

Peter Symonds is a vibrant sixth form college in Winchester which has been rated by Ofsted as ‘outstanding’ in every respect. We have a large team of committed and talented staff who are at the heart of the success of the College. We have an exciting opportunity for a new member of staff to join our team to manage our Swim Team. The successful candidate will ideally be able to drive a minibus and have a qualification related to swimming, with previous experience of working with young adults. There is a need for some flexibility as the team will have occasional fixtures on a Wednesday afternoon.

The details for this post are as follows:

Reference (please quote):
SwimM
Salary:
£36.96 per hour
Hours:
Part Time - 1 Hour - Wednesday
Contract:
Permanent
Start Date:
Autumn Term
Interview Date:
TBC
Closing Date:
Friday 16 August 2024 00:00

Information About The Post

Job Title:                             Coach/Sporting Team Manager for Swim

Job Purpose:                      To manage and coordinate the Swim Team

Responsible to:                Head of Enrichment

Duties will include:

 

  • Attending training sessions and fixtures as timetabled every week.

 

  • Liaising with the Head of Enrichment/Sports Coordinator regarding fixtures and team members

 

  • Leading safe, standard appropriate training sessions for all members of the team.

 

  • Completing team sheets in advance of all fixtures, distributing to members of the team and the sports coordinator.

 

  • Acting in a mature, appropriate manner at all fixtures and ensuring team members follow suit

 

  • Travel with teams on coach or mini bus to and from away fixtures

 

  • Encouraging team members to gain and develop skills, knowledge and techniques. 

 

  • Inspiring confidence and self-belief in team members

 

  • First Aid cover at training sessions and fixtures

 

  • Covering other sports teams when required if this falls within your working hours.

 

  • Attending any college training that is appropriate to your role.

 

  • Familiarising yourself with risk assessments needed for sporting activities.

 

  • Prioritising the safeguarding of all students and participating in training on safeguarding matters.

 

  • Contributing to the elimination of unlawful discrimination, harassment and victimisation; advancing equality of opportunity and fostering good relations between people who share a protected characteristic and those who do not.

 

  • Any other duties as may reasonably be required by the Principal.

 

More details and information on how to apply are available on our website. If you require further assistance please phone the Personnel Department on 01962 857557 or email jobs@psc.ac.uk quoting the reference number.

We are dedicated to safeguarding the students in our care. To that end, a Disclosure and Barring Service enhanced disclosure will be required in the event of an individual being offered a position within our College. Our staff undertake regular safeguarding and Prevent training and are subject to ongoing safeguarding scrutiny.

How To Apply

Please download and complete the application form (two parts). Once complete, please email it to jobs@psc.ac.uk quoting the job title and reference number in your email. If you require an acknowledgement please also request that in your email.

If you require any assistance or further information, please email us on the address above or telephone Personnel on 01962 857557.

Due to the number of applications we receive, we regret that we are unable to respond to all applicants personally. If you have not heard from us by the interview date you should assume that you have not been successful on this occasion. However, we would be very pleased to hear from you again in respect of future vacancies. Thank you for your interest in working at Peter Symonds College.