The Federation of British International Schools in Asia.

Swim Coaches Part Time Shrewsbury International School

Name of school: Shrewsbury International School
Country: Bangkok
Deadline: 31st May, 2013

Swim Coach

(Part-Time: 10 – 15 hours/week in term time)


Shrewsbury is one of South East Asia’s outstanding international schools with enrolment of 1540 students from Early Years to Sixth Form, with exceptional examination results and particular strengths in the orchestral and choral music, the creative and performing arts, design, fine art and sport. The school itself enjoys a delightful and spectacular setting right on the banks of the Chao Phraya River in the heart of Bangkok. The teaching environments are spacious, fully equipped, and with interactive whiteboards, a brand-new, purpose-built Music Department and Ensemble Hall with stunning river vistas. The school is readily accessed by road and has its own boats, which provide an easy and quick link to Bangkok’s sky-train and the city centre. The link with Shrewsbury School UK ( is taken very seriously and, year-on-year, develops into a world-class educational partnership.




The Part-Time Swim Coach at Shrewsbury International School is responsible to the Aquatics Director who acts as Line Manager. He/she will work closely with the rest of the Sport and Activities team to plan, deliver and evaluate swim coaching sessions in line with the Shrewsbury International School annual coaching plan.


Professional Expectations


The Part-Time Swim Coach will:


·         hold a recognised swimming teaching or coaching qualification;

·         hold, or have the ability to gain within 6 weeks of employment a lifesaving qualification;

·         be able to deliver swim coaching sessions to swimmers of all abilities;

·         be available for all swim meets and time trials attended by Shrewsbury International School;

·         have excellent English language skills in speaking and reading;

·         have strong communication and interpersonal skills;

·         be conscientious, efficient and organized;

·         participate in training and development;

·         be a strong team player - good-natured, willing to learn and flexible in approach;


To apply please send your CV and covering letter to

Naphatsakon Wongthewan, Manager of Human Resources

Shrewsbury International School

1922 Charoen Krung Road, Wat Prayakrai, Bangkok 10120

Tel: 02 675 1888  Website:

E-mail address:


Only successful candidate will be contacted for interview.


Shrewsbury International School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Compliance with the School Safeguarding policy is mandatory.