Assistant PE Teacher (swimming specialism)


Riga, LV

Date:  8 Sep 2023

Inspired Education is the leading global group of premium schools, with a portfolio of over 100 premium private schools spanning six continents which utilise proven educational practices from every corner of the globe, ensuring over 80,000 students receive a world-class learning experience from Kindergarten to Year 13. In addition, we are delighted to be recognised in the top 10 highest value private companies in the UK by Beauhurst.


In over 24 countries, Inspired schools are individually developed and anchored in the vibrant cultures of their respective locations. They collectively form an international family of schools that nurtures each student's academic and personal development in a progressive, dynamic, and innovative learning environment.


By joining our award-winning team of over 12,000 employees, you can work in state-of-the-art facilities alongside industry-renowned educators and leaders in some of the world's most desirable locations. We invest heavily in our team members who enjoy industry-leading professional development, exceptional career opportunities, and mobility across our group.



King's College Latvia is an International School situated on the outskirts of the culturally vibrant capital city of Riga.


Established six years ago, King's College Latvia has seen rapid growth in student numbers. The school has excellent sporting facilities for its size including outside sports areas, two swimming pools, a weights gym, a dance room and a large multi-purpose indoor gymnasium. We actively encourage experiential learning outside the classroom and frequently use a private forest situated near the school grounds to support curricular learning.


As one of the leading international schools within the Baltics, we are committed to high academic achievement, alongside exceptional pastoral care. Our team share these core values and are committed to implementing our vision of excellence across the school. 


We are now seeking an enthusiastic Assistant PE teacher with a specialism in swimming to expand our Physical Education department. The school follows the English National Curriculum through our Primary phase; working towards IGCSEs in KS3 and KS4, followed by the IBDP in Years 12 and 13. 


The expected gross salary range for this role is 22,000 EUR to 25,000 EUR per annum

The ideal candidate will be available to start working with us anytime between now and the 30th October 2023. 



  • To support the PE department in facilitating excellent sports teaching
  • To be proactive and share ideas for improvements in the sports programme
  • To be an active member of the PE department team
  • To form trusting and supporting relationships with students during sporting activities
  • To work with the PE teachers to develop the school swimming programme
  • To monitor and record the quality of the water and temperature in the swimming pool
  • To teach swimming lessons to students from 3 to 18 years of age
  • To supervise students, ensuring a high level of health and safety
  • To meet the emotional and physical needs of our students during their PE lessons
  • To fully participate in the life of the school, including attending department meetings, running after school activities (within contracted hours) and attending out of hours fixtures.
  • To manage swimming pool equipment and prepare resources.



  • A passion for engaging students to participate in sport and swimming
  • A reflective approach in their practice
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • A good sense of humour
  • Motivation and drive to succeed
  • A proactive and independent attitude to work 


Inspired Education Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practices and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.


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