Swimming Teacher



University of Warwick



Mondays, Wednesdays, Saturdays.






WSC’s Learn2Swim Programme is looking for enthusiastic and organised Level 1 & 2 Swimming Teachers to teach children of all abilities at our swim school in Woking.

Rate of Pay: £13-£21 depending on qualifications and experience
Hours: Minimum 2 hours required per week. 
Monday: 5pm – 7pm - Goldsworth Primary School
Wednesday: 5pm – 7pm - Goldsworth Primary School
Saturday: 8am – 12pm - Goldsworth Primary School/Horsell Junior School

Duties and responsibilities

  • To be a positive role model, creating a positive and fun environment in which to motivate and encourage children to participate in swimming
  • To develop swimming skills, technique and confidence in the water.
  • To integrate the ‘Swim England’ Learn2Swim programme into classes
  • To plan and deliver lessons ensuring adherence to a scheme of work and lesson plans
  • To make sure safety standards are followed in sessions and undertake risk assessments
  • To evaluate sessions, correct faults in swimming technique and identify ways / provide feedback to improve performance
  • To constantly update, manage and complete your registers
  • To organise and supervise assistants and helpers as directed by the Programme Manager
  • To agree to abide by a code of conduct promoting WSC and carrying out duties in accordance with WSC policies, including equal opportunities, safeguarding children, health and safety at work, etc.
  • To liaise with the Learn2Swim Programme Manager and attend meetings where necessary
Qualifications Required: 
  • UK Level 1 or 2 Swimming Teacher
  • NRASTC / NPLQ (NRASTC can be organised by WSC)
  • DBS (if not already obtained by candidate, payment for a DBS may be negotiated)

Skills and experience

  • Enthusiastic and positive attitude towards swimming
  • Good communication, being a team player
  • The ability to inspire confidence and motivation, encouraging and putting swimmers at ease 
  • Perseverance and patience
  • Professional, punctual and well-organised
  • Flexibility to work weekday evenings and weekends


How to apply
Please send your CV and Cover Letter to: 

Kate Galloway, WSC Learn 2 Swim Membership Secretary, wokingsc.learn2swim@gmail.com or call on 07979311179.