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VACANCY - Swimming Instructor

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VACANCY - Swimming Instructor
by Camryn Negus - Tuesday, 15 June 2021, 2:31 PM

Sports Centre

Swimming Instructor 

0.3 FTE / 10.5 Hours per week

Grade 3, £5,304.60 - £5,883.90 (pro rata of £17,682.00 - £19,613.00)

Marjon is a small University, with a strong sense of community, centred on student success.

We believe that each staff member contributes directly to the University’s growth and success, with our values at the heart of everything we do. We believe that diversity provides the talent and contribution that delivers the greatest impact on our continuing success and realising every individual’s potential.


The Role:

•             To teach, coach and motivate swimmers of all ages and abilities to develop swimming skills, technique and confidence in the water. 

•             The ability to encourage swimmers and put them at ease.

•             An understanding of individual swimming ability within the group.


The Applicant:

•             A minimum of Swim England level 2 certificate equivalent is required

•             A Swim teachers rescue award or equivalent

•            To be a role model, creating a positive and fun environment to encourage children and adults to participate in swimming

•            To have perseverance, patience, and to be a good communicator. 


The University really is a great place to work, with 94% of staff agreeing in our most recent staff survey.  Our Total Reward Package includes competitive salaries, generous Pension Schemes and annual leave entitlement, as well as access to a range of learning and development courses and a range of activities under ‘Balance’ our staff health and wellbeing scheme. 

For an informal discussion about the role please contact Victoria Bowden, Sports Centre Operations Manager on

We are a ‘Disability Confident Employer’. Candidates who declare a disability and who demonstrate on their application that they meet the essential criteria will be included on the shortlist


Closing date: Sunday 11 July 2021 (at Midnight)

Interview date: To be confirmed

How to Apply

To apply for this position, please complete the University’s online application form.

To access the form and for further details please visit the University’s job website: