Ellen Sherwood

Ellen Sherwood

Swim School Coordinator


Ellen’s love of swimming started when she was 2years old thanks to her mother.  Who was determined for her daughter to swim and survive in and around water as an older sibling had drowned in a billabong. From tragedy to triumph swimming has been her passion for a large part of her life. With 20 years of teaching, assessing & Water Safety  programme designer & presenter to over 2300 local students.

Her Qualifications are Community welfare officer, first aid/ resuscitation, teacher of infants aquatics, swimming and water safety, competitive strokes, swim assessor, Bronze Medallion,  Cert IV in training and Assessment.

Ellen is a local she has been in Pottsville for 20 years teaching and plans to continue her passion of teaching  the next generation of cherubs here in paradise.