Swim Instructor

Job Description

Michael Jamieson Swim Academy are looking for passionate and highly motivated Swim Instructors to join our teams across Glasgow, Lanarkshire and Dumbartonshire.

We are looking for professional individuals who lead by example and are dedicated to making a positive difference in Learn to Swim. We have a number of hours available across multiple venues!


It is essential for you to hold:
  • Level 2 UKCC/STA/ASA/Swim England/SSTQ qualified swimming instructors
  • Hold a current enhanced PVG/DBS
  • Hold a current safeguarding certificate


Job Type: Part-time / self-employed
Salary: £15.00 per hour


Roles and Responsibilities:
  • Deliver lessons in a safe and enjoyable environment
  • Be a role model with a professional appearance and manner
  • To assess participants development and update progress tracker
  • Treat all participants fairly and consistently
  • Complete a dynamic risk assessment before each lesson and throughout & take reasonable actions
  • Always ensure safety
  • Maintain registers
  • Report any incidents
  • Provide excellent customer care
  • Follow best practice guidelines
  • Meet participants learning needs & ensure every individual thrives as part of MJSA
  • To keep knowledge and skills current by attending CPD’s and seminars
  • Be adequately insured


Job Description

Michael Jamieson Swim Academy are looking for highly motivated and enthusiastic people to join our team at our venues located across Glasgow, Lanarkshire and Dumbartonshire.

Our lifeguard team members are expected to be professional at all times and maintain a vigilant watch of the swimming pool and surrounding area working within operating procedures and to take all necessary action to ensure the safety of all pool users and staff.

Your role will include assisting the teaching team with set up and close down of lessons and any additional support required throughout the session. There are opportunities within the organisation to gain swim teaching experience and qualifications if you wish to do so.


It is vital for you to hold:
  • RLSS national pool lifeguard qualification or equivalent
  • Enhanced PVG/DBS
  • Current safeguarding certificate


Job Types: Part-time / self-employed
Salary: National Living Wage