Swim Teachers - Open Day

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Are you ready to jump into an amazing new career? Do you have a talent for delivering the best learning experience possible? Join Edinburgh Leisure’s award-winning swim education team.


As an experienced swim teacher, you will be responsible for delivering fun, engaging, and inspiring swimming lessons, encouraging participants to achieve the maximum potential for their individual needs and abilities. You will assist in creating swimming activity lesson plans and implementing best practice training protocols in line with our standards, leading to exceptional customer satisfaction.  



Opportunities available:

  • Gracemount Leisure Centre - 3x part time, permanent roles - 9.75, 12.75, and 26.75 hours per week (flexible hours and days) 

  • Royal Commonwealth Pool - full time and part time, permanent roles - 16 and 35.75 hours per week 

  • Drumbrae Leisure Centre - part time, permanent role - 9 hours per week 

  • Balerno High School and Queensferry High School - 2x part time, permanent role - 8.25 hours per week 


We are looking for approachable, positive, and patient individuals that have: 

  • SSTQ, UKCC Aquatics Level 2 or equivalent 

  • Great listening and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate effectively and professionally with a diverse group of people to motivate, engage and provide constructive feedback.

  • Warm and welcoming personality topped with passion, and commitment. 


In return, we offer: 

  • FREE membership across all our centres with access to fitness classes, gyms, and swimming pools 

  • Opportunities for training, career growth and development 

  • Generous holiday allowance  

  • Cycle-to-work scheme 

  • Paid sick leave

  • Company pension 

  • Access to discounts with a huge number of retailers (saving money in cinemas, restaurants, clothing, and electronics shops, on insurance and healthcare and much more) 



Come along and meet our team at Meadowbank Sports Centre on Tuesday, 11th of June from 10:00 to 18:30 for an interview. Due to limited spaces available on the day, we will contact you to reserve your slot.



We are proud members of the Disability Confident Scheme. We encourage applications from people with disabilities and will offer support with reasonable adjustments where required. We are committed to offering an interview to applicants with disabilities who meet the minimum criteria for the job.


Registered Scottish Charity No: SC027450



Swim Teachers - Open Day