Male Swim Assistant - Erdington- September 2019

55.00 - 75.00 GBP Daily
10 Jul 2019
30 Jul 2019
Contract Type

Male Swim Assistant - Erdington- September 2019

Academics ltd is supporting a lovely Behaviour school with recruiting a qualified or experienced Male Swim Assistant in Erdingtonto start in September 2019. If you have experience with supporting students in the water and assist with personal care when changing, then this could be for you. The role will include some pastoral care so good communication and written skills would be desirable. Applicants will need to be a competent swimmer.

If you have the above experience & also with supporting young people with Special Educational Needs and Disabilities in a home, school or community setting, Academics would love to hear from you. Interviews will be taking place immediately.

The job role includes:

  • One to one teaching support to those with additional needs
  • Assisting students in the water
  • Assistant students with personal care
  • Working under the direction of the class teacher
  • Adhering to safeguarding guidelines and school policies
  • May be required to assist with school trips, help with personal care, assist with lunchtime duties and help prepare resources
  • Working with students with ASD, ADHD and SEMH
  • Strong behaviour management skills
  • Working with Children in Infant and Primary School & Secondary school


  • Patient and respectful of individual needs
  • Mentor and support in both small groups and on a one to one basis
  • Be eligible to work in the UK
  • At least 2 years SEN experience (Autism, ADHD, ASD,SEMH)
  • Available to work full time asap
  • Able to travel around Erdington
  • Valid enhanced DBS or willingness to obtain one
  • NVQ Level 2/3 Supporting teaching and Learning
  • Very Strong behaviour management skills


  • Level 3 qualified or equivalent (NVQ Level 2/3 Supporting teaching and Learning)
  • Degree educated
  • Experience as a Swimming assistant

If you are willing to go the extra mile to provide an outstanding education to fantastic children, then we would welcome your application to this Male Swim Assistant Position

Please send your CV to or call immediately