Primarily Head of Aquatics, Director of Sport, Head of PE
Wellington College International Shanghai has a large swimming programme covering
PE curriculum, recreational swimming classes and a competitive swim programme. The
swim coaches are part of the PE/sport team and will teach across both areas. On
occasion weekend and longer residentials (flexibility to work in the evenings and
Saturday mornings) as either a chaperone or coach. Candidates should have the ability
to teach/coach pupils aged 10 + (specialising in teaching secondary school pupils and
experienced at coaching higher age groups to a competitive degree). Candidates should
have the ability to maintain facilities and report health and safety issues immediately
using effective communication skills.
Works to a timetable and schedule as set by the school to include:
• Timetabled lessons throughout the school day
• Evening and weekend sessions as scheduled by Head of Aquatics
• Potential early morning sessions
• Accurate records of pupil’s swim levels and achievements during
• Talent spotting
• Other duties determined by school or department management.
Please note that any application with missing materials will not be considered.
Wellington College International Shanghai is totally committed to safeguarding the welfare
of children and young people and expects the same from its employees. All new staff will be
subject to enhanced pre-employment clearance, including identity checks, criminal
background checks, qualifications checks and employment checks to include an exploration
of any gaps in employment.