Meet the Team

We are delighted to have such a wonderful team of teachers at KickStart.

Here's a little bit more information to get to know them better...

Hannah

What made you want to be a teacher? I was a competitive swimmer and I then wanted to stay involved with the sport when I couldn't compete anymore...

Adam

What is your favourite skill to teach? My favourite skill to teach is backstroke arm movement...

 

Suzi

Where in the world would you like to swim? I’d love to have an infinity pool somewhere hot...

Lauren

Have you got a funny swimming story? I once slipped into the pool right after teaching fully clothed, in front of EVERYONE!

James

Tell me something interesting about you? I’m also Head Coach at Borehamwood Swimming Club...

 

Jenny

Where in the world would you like to swim? Any pool I can relax and just swim in without feeling like I’m on lifeguard alert as well...

Amberley

What made you want to be a teacher? At the club where I swam they encouraged me to volunteer and gain my qualifications...

 

 

Caitlin

Tell us something interesting about you?  I also work at a secondary school as an Learning Support Assistant, where I work with children with additional needs...

Darren

What made you want to be a teacher? The opportunity to teach a life skill...

 

 

 

Ellie-Ann

What’s your favourite skill to teach? My favourite skill to teach is buoyancy and balance because this is an important safety skill and there are lots of fun games to help teach this skill...

Chloe

Where in the world would you like to swim? My dream place to swim is the Hierve El Agua springs in Oaxaca, Mexico...

 

Sophie

Where in the world would you like to swim? Great Barrier Reef - Australia...

 

 

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Imogen

Have you got a funny swimming story? On my first day of teaching, I fell in the pool with the ipod in my hand, in front of all the children and parents...