Work for SwimWay

Please include an up-to-date CV and covering letter.  We are unable to respond to all applicants, but will keep CV on file, and may contact you at a later date

SwimWay is always on the lookout for highly experienced, senior-level, London-based instructors to join our ever-expanding team.  To apply for a position with us, you must have a passion for teaching young children, as well as:

  • Minimum 2-years experience teaching private/semi-private lessons in London
  • ASA/STA level 2 qualification (or international equivalent recognised by the ASA/STA)
  • Recent DBS check
  • IOF certificate of insurance or instructor liability insurance
  • NLPQ or national rescue award for swimming teachers and coaches
  • Ability to commit to a minimum 1 year contract
  • Minimum 2 references
  • A proven record of outstanding swimming lessons in private and semi-private classes for children between the ages of two and nine years old
  • Preferable to also have experience teaching small group parent & baby lessons for children between the ages of 3-36 months

SwimWay’s talented and hardworking office team has been managing the SwimWay accounts and instructors, providing customer and client services, and building the company administrative foundations since 2008.  With lower staff turnover, SwimWay will only accept CVs to join the office team when a position becomes available.  Keep an eye on this page for any updates, and we will provide job specs when we are hiring.  Ideal candidates would have the following required experience/attributes:

  • Booking management, sales or marketing roles
  • CoursePro booking software an advantage
  • Basic swimming knowledge an advantage
  • Exceptionally organised, capable of managing and prioritising multiple tasks and responsibilities
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including tact, discretion and experience of liaising with senior management and staff
  • Fluent in spoken and written English, with a polite and confident phone manner
  • Ability to work quickly, without sacrificing quality or professionalism
  • Highly enthusiastic and pro-active with the ability to prioritise, multi-task and work autonomously
  • Experience working within a team
  • Previous office experience (in either an office manager/assistant or junior office manager role)
  • Goal-orientated personality
  • Competent using MS Office applications, particularly Excel
  • UK resident and/or has permission to work in the UK

If you would like to apply for a position, contact us today!