Feb 07, 2024

Swim Instructor - Part Time

  • British Swim School of Glen Mills/Media
  • Ridley Park, PA, USA
Part time Swim Instructor

Job Description


  • Free uniforms
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Training & development

A position at British Swim School is more than just a job, it is an opportunity to learn, grow, and make an impact in the lives of your community to ensure “survival of the littlest”. 

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Pay starts at $16-$18, based on experience and with possible opportunities for bonuses. 
  • Competitive pay based on experience 
  • Paid training
  • Paid uniforms
  • Birthday off and paid!
  • Opportunity to make a difference in your community. 

The Position:

 At British Swim School, we teach fun swim lessons, but that’s not all! We shoot through the water like torpedoes toward our swimmers’ goals! We are a team of fun-loving people that are serious about saving lives and having fun while doing it!

 Working at British Swim School you will notice that...

We look for bright, energetic people, willing to roll up their sleeves, take on new assignments, and juggle many things at once while happily asking, “is that all you’ve got?”

In return for your efforts, you’ll have an opportunity to work for a fast-growing, creative, and culture-driven company with a prudent opportunity for growth. You’ll also get to help promote a life-changing learning experience and growing team every day.

Being a swim instructor, you will be provided the training to teach swim lessons to children and adults, starting at 3-months old, following the British Swim School aquatics program that is gentle, fun, and progressive. You will be assigned to a class schedule developed by manager(s) and interact with swimmers, and parents and/or guardians.


Your Typical Responsibilities:

  • Reports directly to and supports the Aquatics Manager and/or Business Owner(s).
  • Instructs swimming lessons in accordance with British Swim School training and program standards, maintaining certifications throughout employment.
  • Work 4 hour evening shifts weekdays and/or weekends (morning/afternoon)
  • Commit to at least 8 hours per week

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma, equivalent, or in the process of completion.
  • Enthusiastic personality.
  • Comfortable in and around the water. Strong swimming skills are a plus but can be taught and developed!
  • Must maintain certifications throughout the length of employment. 
  • Must complete all required British Swim School Aquatics-specific training and testing.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Enjoy working with children.
  • Lifeguarding/First Aid/CPR/AED Certification(s) preferred (but can be obtained during training)
  • Must maintain certifications throughout the length of employment 
  • Must complete all required British Swim School Aquatics-specific training and testing.

About Us:

Here at British Swim School, we are more than just a fun, surface-level swim lesson provider. We strive to make a substantial impact within our communities to combat the tragically high child drowning statistics. We invest in quality team members to teach our lessons with the mindset that we are two schools in one, a survival school first and a learn-to-swim school second. As a result, we can support our mission “to ensure that every person, regardless of age or ability, has the opportunity to become a safe and happy swimmer”.

Compensation: $16.00 - $18.00 per hour

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