Apply to join the Swimming Teacher Recruitment Academy in Buckinghamshire

As part of our academy, we are looking to train up swimming teachers across Buckinghamshire.

Apply to join the academy


If you want to become a swimming teacher and enjoy an active and rewarding role with SLL & InspireAll then this is the perfect opportunity for you.

Apply now to start your journey to becoming a swimming teacher!

The academy allows aspiring teachers to receive all their training for only £79, compared to the usual cost of over £1,000. It includes mentoring to support your development, and you’ll be matched with an employer.

Successful applicants will complete their SEQ Level 1 Swimming Assistant (Teaching) and Level 2 Teaching Swimming qualifications and be supported through their training journey with Institute of Swimming Membership which includes over £100 worth of free e-learning. To help them develop, trainees will spend some time volunteering and get support from a mentor to ensure they have the necessary experience for the role and are ready to hit the poolside well equipped to teach.

Teaching swimming is an active and rewarding role. Work hours are generally part-time and there are a variety of working hours available across weekdays and weekends. For these roles, there may be an opportunity to work across the following leisure centres;

  • Bletchley Leisure Centre, Princes Way, Bletchley, Milton Keynes, MK2 2HQC

Once qualified successful trainees will be employed as paid swimming teachers by SLL or InspireAll on a casual or part-time basis.


Applications close on 31st January 2022

Apply to join the academy

A meet and greet session will take place on 9th February and interviews will take place on 11th February.

You don’t need any prior qualifications to apply as you will be supported through your training, although we are accepting applications from those who are halfway through their swimming teacher training or already have their level 1 or 2 qualifications.

Successful candidates will be asked to commit to one weekday evening shift (Monday-Friday 4-7pm) and one weekend shift (Saturday or Sunday 9am-12noon)

If you have any questions before applying you can contact us at