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Our teachers are right at the centre of what we do. Our success is totally dependent on having the best teachers, with the total commitment, passion, loyalty and ability to create a good rapport with parents, carers, babies and children.

No previous Swimming Teaching experience is necessary as full training will need to be undertaken, but basic qualifications will need to be achieved first, including STA Baby & Preschool / STA Level 2 Award (depending on which age group you would like to teach) and STA Award for Swimming Teachers & Coaches (STA STC) or RLSS National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches. 

Clean Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check (conducted by Puddle Ducks).

Computer literate.

You need to be a competent swimmer (able to swim 25m and dive to the bottom of the pool).

Valid Driving Licence and use of own car is essential.

Key Skills/Attributes:

Excellent interpersonal & communication skills and a passion for children and for teaching.

Main Responsibilities:

Teaching Swimming Classes for babies and children from birth to four years / children aged between 4 - 10 years old.

Maintaining a safe and enjoyable experience for your customers.

Sharing a passion for baby and child swimming.

Loving every second of what you do!

Further in pool training will take place prior to qualification.

  • Baby & Pre School swimming teacher

    Baby & Pre School swimming teacher

    Baby and preschool teachers teach babies and children a skill for life, build their water confidence and help them to have super fun-filled classes in the water! We are seeking someone full of enthusiasm to join our fantastic team, a passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must have.

    No experience necessary as you will be fully trained, but any swimming teaching qualifications/experience would be a bonus. It is essential that you’re comfortable in the water and interacting with young children and their parents. There are a number of training courses that need to be undertaken to qualify as a Puddle Ducks teacher as well as co-teaching with our existing teachers.

    This is an excellent opportunity to be a part of our flourishing Puddle Ducks team.

    Fantastic internal support network and in-house training programme.

    Weekend and some weekday hours available. Specifics will be discussed on application.

    Please email glasgow@puddleducks.com for more information!

  • Swim Academy teacher

    Swim Academy teacher

    Swim Academy teachers teach our primary school aged children to swim beautifully and develop a love for swimming for life. We are seeking someone fully of enthusiasm to join our fantastic team, teaching our popular Swim Academy classes. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must have.

    We offer highly competitive rates of pay and excellent career progression. No previous teaching or professional swimming experience is required as full training is provided. We are here to support you with your training at every step along the way. You need to enjoy being in the water and able to swim, have a confident and friendly personality, be flexible and a team worker.

    Becoming a swimming teacher for Puddle Ducks takes hard work and commitment, but brings huge job satisfaction and fits in brilliantly around family life and other work commitments.

    You will need to be willing to take the STA Safety Award for Teachers, and ASA/Swim England Level 2 certificate or STA Swimming Award qualifications prior to joining the business and undertaking further training.

    Weekend hours are available. Specifics will be discussed on application.

    Please email glasgow@puddleducks.com for more information!