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  • Start date details

    as soon as possible

  • Closing date

    29 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    16 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Other teaching support
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Physical education

Working pattern

Full time, term time: Term time only, 37 hours per week Monday to Friday

Contract type

Fixed term - 18 months

Full-time equivalent salary

FTE - £26,422 - £28,771

What skills and experience we're looking for

Swim Development Officer

Required as soon as possible

Fixed Term contract of 18 months in the first instance

Term time only, 37 hours per week, Monday to Friday

Grade F SCP 12-17

(FTE - £26,422 - £28,771)

Pro-rata salary range: £23,374 - £25,452

Closing Date: Monday, 29 April 2024 (9.00am)

St John’s Catholic School & Sixth Form College is “A Learning Community guided by Gospel Values.” The Governors of this successful Catholic Academy, a member of the Bishop Hogarth Catholic Education Trust, wish to appoint an enthusiastic and forward-thinking Swim Development Officer, who has a passion for leading our swim programme and activities.

The successful applicant will be motivated, enthusiastic and highly organised. Interested candidates should be proactive with the ability to lead, inspire and motivate children to develop their swimming skills.

The purpose of the role is to:

  • To lead a swim coaching and activities programme for the community
  • To deliver a high quality service responding to the needs of the local market
  • To take a lead role in the administration and marketing of the swim programme
  • To provide lifeguard cover, as and when required

Shifts to be confirmed but will include evening work.

We can offer you opportunities to:

  • be part of our learning community and inspire our students and primary pupils to learn to swim effectively, making a difference to their lives.
  • join a school with supportive and dedicated staff.
  • share talents with excellent collaboration between the existing schools within our large Multi Academy Trust.
  • engage in high quality professional development to further your career.

St John’s Catholic School & Sixth Form College is recognised by Ofsted as a Good Provider and achieved Outstanding in all areas during the Hexham and Newcastle Diocesan Inspection. The school holds a number of nationally recognised awards including: Duke of Edinburgh licensed centre, Arts Mark and the Well-being Award.

Application forms should be returned to Lisa Byron, Headteacher by post or email to recruitment@stjohns.bhcet.org.uk

For further information about the school and a full application pack, please visit our website

What the school offers its staff

Please visit our website for further details about the school

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About St John's Catholic School & Sixth Form College

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1326 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

Arranging a visit to St John's Catholic School & Sixth Form College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email aworthy@stjohns.bhcet.org.uk.

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