Apply to join the Swimming Teacher Recruitment Academy in Cheltenham

As part of our academy, we are looking to train up swimming teachers for jobs in Cheltenham with Leisure at Cheltenham

Academy now closed


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

f you want to become a swimming teacher and enjoy an active and rewarding role with Leisure at Cheltenham then this is the ideal opportunity for you.

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

The academy allows aspiring swimming teachers to receive all their training for only £85, compared to the usual cost of over £1000. It includes a mentor to support your development and you will be matched with an employer.

What’s included?


Teaching swimming is an active and rewarding role. Work hours are generally part-time including weekday evenings and weekends.

For these roles, there will be the opportunity to work at the following leisure centre:

Once qualified, successful trainees will be employed as swimming teachers by Leisure at Cheltenham.

A DBS check will be required before starting your volunteering hours.

Application process

Applications for this academy have now closed. Please complete an expression of interest form if you would like to be notified of future academies in your area.

Shortlisted applicants will be given the opportunity to find out more about the swimming teacher opportunity at an informal virtual meet and greet session and interview that will take place after the closing date.

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

If you have any questions before applying, please contact us at [email protected].