Apply to join the Swimming Teacher Recruitment Academy in Wiltshire

As part of our academy, we are looking to train up swimming teachers in Wiltshire with Wiltshire Council

Apply to join the academy

Wiltshire Council

If you want to become a swimming teacher and enjoy an active and rewarding role then this is the perfect 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. It includes mentoring to support your development, and you’ll 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 weekend mornings.

For these roles, there may be the opportunity to work at the following leisure centres:

  • Five Rivers Leisure Centre, Hulse Road, Salisbury SP1 3NR
  • Tidworth Leisure Centre, Nadder Road, Tidworth SP9 7QN
  • Springfield Community Campus, Beechfield Road, Corsham SN13 9DN
  • Marlborough Leisure Centre, Barton Dene, Marlborough SN8 1PB
  • The Vale Community Campus, Wilcot Road,Pewsey, SN9 5EL
  • Lime Kiln Leisure Centre, Wootton Bassett, Wiltshire, SN4 7HG
  • Melksham Community Campus, Market Pl, Melksham SN12 6ES
  • Olympiad Leisure Centre, Monkton Park, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 3PA
  • The Activity Zone, Malmesbury, Bremilham Road, Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16 0DQ
  • Warminster Sports Centre, Woodcock Road, Warminster, Wiltshire, BA12 9DQ
  • Bradford on Avon Swimming Pool, Station Approach, St Margaret’s St, Bradford-on-Avon BA15 1DF

Once qualified successful trainees will be employed as swimming teachers by Wiltshire Council. A DBS check will be required prior to volunteer hours.

Application Itinerary

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 job at an informal virtual meet and greet session and interview.

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.

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