One of the most prestigious and successful British curriculum schools in South East Asia is seeking to recruit a high calibre Head Swim Coach for August 2019.
Whole School Leadership Position
Head Swim Coach
The Kuala Lumpur Alice Smith School (KLASS) is fully accredited as a British School Overseas by the Department for Education in London, receiving an ‘Excellent’ grade from its recent inspection. Our school has an established reputation for excellence, and as a not-for-profit educational foundation, all resources are focused on the development and well-being of students. Located on two sites in Kuala Lumpur with excellent facilities, it has a total student population of approximately 1,600 and caters for the full age range from 3 to 18 years.
The successful candidate will lead and manage the school’s extra-curricular swimming programme, ensuring the design, implementation and delivery of an effective and comprehensive programme of swim coaching and performance development.
In addition to coaching, the Head Swim Coach will contribute to the day to day swimming curriculum, organise competitive events, oversee entry to competitive events (both locally and overseas) and coordinate a coaching programme for KLASS Torpedoes, the school’s swimming club, on both campuses.
Applicants are expected to be responsive and adaptable with excellent interpersonal skills. They will be an effective leader and manager, able to build team commitment and take positive action to improve the quality of swimming provision in the school.
For the position, please see the job description and person specification for further details. Please click to open the documents below which will provide further information.
Please address all of these aspects in your supporting statement, which should be considered a letter of application. In addition, please ensure that your online application and supporting statement clearly show how you meet the job description and person specification for this role. Please also upload a photo in PDF form in the supporting evidence section at the end of the application form. To be considered for this role, please fully complete all sections of the application form
The KLASS benefits package includes a highly competitive salary, a generous contribution towards housing, excellent medical insurance, contract renewal incentives, relocation flights and allowances and free school places for dependent children.
To apply, please click on the “Quick Apply” button below.
In case of query contact Ms Millie Boey: email@example.com
Closing date for applications: Wednesday 31 October 2018
Shortlisted candidates will be asked to complete an initial interview on Sonru. Sonru is an automated video interviewing process that we use due to our location and challenges with time difference. It also enables you to complete this initial interview with us at your convenience. Following this, candidates will be invited to a final interview in Kuala Lumpur between 12 - 13 November 2018 or London 16 - 23 November 2018.