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HEAD SWIM COACH (PRIMARY CAMPUS) – CONTRACT

Kuala Lumpur, Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur, MY
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JOB SCOPE:

The Head Swim Coach (Primary Campus) provides professional leadership and management for the Swim & PE Coaches, in the delivery of curriculum swimming lessons (Primary Campus), and to support the Whole School Swim Coordinator. They will ensure that students are supported in their learning, by planning and delivering high quality differentiated lessons and sessions for the groups they lead, and that are led by the Swim Coaches. They will provide administrative support to the Whole School Swim Coordinator where necessary and will have a large role in coordinating and monitoring the swimming pool facilities and equipment. The Head Swim Coach (Primary Campus) must contribute to establishing a culture that promotes high expectations, equal opportunities and excellence in teaching and learning, in line with our school and department policies and vision.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

1.Swimming Lessons and ECAs

  • To plan and deliver lessons/sessions ensuring adherence to the scheme of work/seasonal plan and lesson/session plans
  • Integration of the Swim England Learn to Swim programme/ equiv reward scheme into lessons
  • Ensure safe provision of all equipment and ensure it is used correctly
  • Make sure safety standards are followed at all times in lessons and undertake risk assessments
  • Identify students’ abilities and encourage them to reach their full potential
  • Plan and deliver sessions/ lessons appropriate to the level of the swimmer
  • Provide up to date explanations and demonstrate swimming techniques
  • Correct faults in swimming techniques and identify ways to improve performance
  • To be a positive role model, creating a positive and fun environment in which to motivate and encourage children to participate in swimming
  • To ensure compliance by the students and swim staff with all swimming safety rules and regulations of the school by effectively monitoring behaviour to avoid untoward incidents under any and all circumstances, and to ensure that all these regulations are strictly adhered to by the students as a matter of safety
  • To keep a daily register of all students taking swimming lessons/sessions and to ensure that all are properly accounted for before, during and after the lessons/sessions
  • Evaluate lessons and give appropriate regular feedback
    Regularly assess each students’ ability and progress and arrange for the award of the appropriate stage stickers/ equiv in swimming passports
  • To attend regular meetings with the Swimming/Coaches, as and when necessary
  • To agree to abide by the code of conduct and carry out duties in accordance with KLASS site policies, including equal opportunities, safeguarding children, health and safety at work etc
  • To take on coaching and supervisory responsibilities within ECAs, in particular the KLASS Torpedoes Swim Team where you will be responsible for coaching a squad of swimmers
  • To complete any other swimming or PE-related duties and/or administrative duties as may be directed by the Whole School Swim Coordinator/ Head of Sport/ Head of Curriculum and in accordance with school policies and department rules, regulations and guidelines
  • To take on supervisory responsibilities within swimming lessons and in local, regional and overseas fixtures and competitions within swimming and wider sports

 2.Administrative Support

  • To provide administrative assistance in the day-to-day running of the swimming programme, as directed by the Whole School Swim Coordinator
  • To plan and deliver lessons/sessions ensuring adherence to the scheme of work/seasonal plan and lesson/session plans
    Integration of the Swim England Learn to Swim programme/ equiv reward scheme into swimming lessons
  • To keep a daily register of all students taking swimming lessons/sessions and to ensure that all are properly accounted for before, during and after the lessons/sessions
  • Regularly assess each students’ ability and progress and arrange for the award of the appropriate stage stickers/ equiv in swimming passports
  • To accurately record and report assessment data for the progress of students in swimming lessons and ECA Torpedoes Swim Team squad training sessions, including their behaviour and other concerns
  • To support and lead (as appropriate) with entries for swim meets and assist the Whole School Swim Coordinator with other arrangements as required
  • To provide appropriate support for the technical maintenance of Swimming and PE facilities, resources and equipment, including pool maintenance
  • To act as a lifeguard, as may be required, depending on the operational needs or school activities

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:

  • Knowledge of the British education system, particularly sport and PE
  • Education/coaching experience within swimming essential
  • Education/coaching qualifications within swimming essential
  • Good knowledge of main ICT packages & Hytek Team Manager/Meet Manager
  • Communication skills including good spoken, and excellent written English
  • Ability to work independently and a willingness to lead when necessary
  • Maintain positive interactions with the wider school community
  • Experience working with children
  • Experience supervising children on residential school trips
  • Knowledge of Water Polo is desirable
  • Previous leadership experience is desirable
  • To maintain good and harmonious professional relationships with colleagues, parents and children
  • Be willing to learn and embrace creativity, innovation and the use of appropriate new technologies to achieve excellence
  • Work with others to create and develop a shared culture and positive climate throughout the curriculum and ECAs 

Please visit the school website; www.alice-smith.edu.my → Employment Opportunities → Non-Teaching Vacancies to view the detailed job description.

Interested applicants must submit a detailed up-to-date resume via Jobstore before 19 April 2021. We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified

Perks & Benefits

  • Medical Benefits (Outpatient, Hospitalisation & Group Term Life)
  • Work Life Balance
  • Free Parking

Job Location
No.2, Jalan Bellamy, 50460 Kuala Lumpur
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Company Overview

Alice Smith School is an international school in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia founded in 1946. The school is a not-for-profit educational institution situated on two campuses. The Primary Campus is at Jalan Bellamy in Kuala Lumpur and the Secondary Campus on Jalan Equine in Seri Kembangan, Selangor. The Alice Smith School follows the English National Curriculum with a strong international flavour. In 2011, the school was one of the first in Asia to be fully accredited as a British School Overseas by the Department for Education in London. 'Excellent' was the grade given in the most recent British Schools Overseas report for both the Primary and Secondary School Campuses by Tribal, a DfE approved inspectorate.

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