As part of the Kings Camps team the Swimming Coach is responsible for the planning, preparation and delivery of all swimming sessions for groups of children aged between 4 and 17 years old. The Kings Camps swim programme includes a prescribed range of swim coaching, fun games and themed activities. In addition to the swim programme is Splash, a week long confidence development swimming programme for children aged 4-7 years old.
Kings Camps are no ordinary camps; our coaching teams not only deliver high quality sports sessions, they embody our Kings Factor ethos. The Kings Factor is what defines us as and it includes an unrelenting energy and enthusiasm ensuring every child in our care is inspired.
A full STA Level 2 Swimming Teachers Certificate or ASA Level 2 Certificate for teaching swimming (previously ASA Full Teachers)
A valid NPLQ, NARS qualification or National Rescue Test for Teachers
Experience of working with children aged 4-17 in a swimming coaching/teaching setting
A passion for sports
Great leadership and organisational skills
A vibrant, fun and confident personality
A team player with a willingness to adapt
Experience of working with large groups of mixed ability children such as in a school environment
Experience of working with children aged 4-17 within a sports coaching environment
A valid pediatric first aid qualification
For those with a Level 1 Swimming Teachers Certificate there are also opportunities available as an Assistant Coach on the Kings Camps Splash programme.