The purpose of the Swim England Tutor Training Programme is to select, train and support new tutors to deliver and asses Swim England Qualifications and certificate programmes.
Swim England Approved Training Centres are accredited by Swim England Qualifications to run courses which deliver and assess these programmes. Swim England Educator Training audit the need for new tutors in terms of area and discipline annually, and the Tutor Training Programme is then run to train new tutors to meet this need.
The Tutor Training Programme is thorough and rigorous. Educators will learn how to proficiently deliver training and assessment for Swim England’s industry qualifications. This ensures our future teachers and coaches receive exceptional training to progress their careers.
Before applying for the programme, it is important that you are aware of the commitment required. All parts of the programme must be attended and completed.
You will need a high level of technical knowledge in a one or more disciplines.
Previous or current roles could be: a swim school co-ordinator, an experienced senior swimming teacher, a club coach or a Swim England club development officer.
You will also need to be:
- passionate about aquatics, with the desire to give something back to your sport
- experienced in mentoring or supporting other teachers and coaches
- well-respected in your discipline
- experienced in delivering training or development sessions to adults
- innovative in your approach to education and training.
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