Apr 14, 2021

Swim Instructor

  • Head Above Water, Inc.
  • Remote
Part time Swim Instructor

Job Description

Head Above Water, the PREMIER swim school in Los Angeles is looking for experienced Swim Instructors to join our Spring/Summer 2021 Team with hours available immediately!

Our Swim Instructor position is a mobile position whereby lessons take place at clients' home pools. You will be traveling from home to home serving clients in any of the following areas (you choose which areas of town you would like to work in):

1. West Los Angeles (West LA, Brentwood, Pacific Palisades, Santa Monica, Mar Vista, Culver City, Playa Vista, Beverly Hills, Bel Air, Westwood, Century City, West, etc)

2. Central Los Angeles (Hancock Park, Mid-City, Fairfax, West Hollywood, Hollywood, Downtown LA, Los Feliz, etc)

3. Central San Fernando Valley (Sherman Oaks, Studio City, Valley Village, Toluca Lake, Burbank, Glendale, etc)

4. West San Fernando Valley (Encino, Reseda, Woodland Hills, Calabasas, etc).

One of the main reasons our swim instructors LOVE their job is because the position is completely customizable to meet your lifestyle. That is, YOU get to choose what days/hours you'd like to work as well as what areas of town you would like to travel to. You can make a schedule that works around school, other jobs, or personal commitments that you have. Only work on the days/times that YOU want to! While this job is designed to be part-time, we would LOVE as many hours as you can commit to us.

-Must enjoy working with children!!!!
-Must have at least 1-2 years experience teaching swim lessons and some of that experience must be with young children (i.e. ages 2-4yr).
-Must have a high-energy, fun, outgoing, goofy, kid-friendly personality
-Must have a background in either aquatics and/or education/teaching
-Must have a reliable car and cell phone with internet access
-Must be CPR/First Aid Certified (or willing to get certified before you start)

The following criteria are not REQUIRED, but candidates who possess any of the following will be more highly considered:
-Water Safety Instructor (WSI) certification (recommended, but not required)
-Experience teaching "Mommy-and-Me" classes (not required)
-Experience working with children under the age of 2 (not required)


Head Above Water has been providing swim lessons to the Los Angeles community for over 20 years and we serve extremely high-profile clients. Our swim instructors can attest to the fact that Head Above Water is the BEST swim school in the area -- many of our teachers have been with our company for more than 10 years! Parents know that if they want the BEST, they come to Head Above Water and we are looking forward to bringing YOU onto our team!! We offer extremely competitive hourly pay with compensation for driving! We hire our staff as employees, not contractors, so we will take care of paying all of your payroll taxes, etc. We also take care of all of the scheduling and communication with clients. All we ask of you is to jump in the water and have fun with the swimmer you are working with -- we'll take care of the rest!!

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