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There are lots of ways to be part of the exciting work we do here at Puddle Ducks.

  • Be a part of our Duck HQ team, focussing on supporting our wonderful network of franchisees and delivering our mission
  • Train as a Puddle Ducks Teacher – just the best job in the world
  • Work in one of our local teams, supporting the franchisee to build their business in your local area.

Take a look below at our current opportunities. 

Current Vacancies

  • Weekend Swimming Teacher - North East

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    It is no surprise that baby and child swimming teachers are constantly smiling. The rewards for doing this job are amazing.

    It takes someone very special to become a Puddle Ducks Baby & Pre-school swimming teacher or a Swim Academy teacher.

    • Someone with a love of water and a love of children
    • Someone who cares enough about giving babies a gift of complete freedom and pleasure in the water
    • Someone who wants to give them something that is both a skill for life and a life-saving skill
    • It doesn’t take years of swimming training
    • It doesn’t take years of childcare experience or training
    • It takes passion, commitment and a willingness to spend several hours in a swimming pool!

    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 be required to work weekend sessions and have a car and driving licence.

    If you would like to apply please send a CV and a covering email to newcastle@puddleducks.com

    We can't wait to hear from you!

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    Swim Academy Teacher – Grimsby

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We're seeking an enthusiastic person to join our fantastic team to teach our Swim Academy classes for primary school age children. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Experience is preferred, however not essential for the right person. More important is a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo significant training and a flexible approach to working.

    You will be required to work weekend sessions and have a car and driving licence.

    We offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, excellent rates of pay and an extremely rewarding career.

    Please email nicola.codd@puddleducks.com for more information.

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    Baby & Pre-school Swimming Teacher - Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We are looking to recruit a swimming teacher to work at South Forest Leisure Complex, Edwinstowe, Tuesday & Saturday mornings.

    It takes someone very special to become a baby and toddler swimming teacher but you don't need to have experience of teaching already. We are looking for people with the following attributes:

    • To enjoy being in the water and able to swim
    • Confident and friendly personality
    • Flexible and team worker
    • Enjoy being around children
    • Someone with a passion to teach babies and children a skill for life and build their water confidence
    • Commitment and willingness to spend several hours per week in a swimming pool

    About the Role

    • A fantastic opportunity to join an exciting organisation and still have time with your family
    • Teaching baby and pre school swimming classes at South Forest Leisure Complex, Edwinstowe
    • The role is term time only so you will always get school holidays off. However, there may be the opportunity to work additional hours over some holidays.
    • Due to the nature of the role there are several training courses that need to be undertaken to qualify as a Puddle Ducks teacher as well as co-teaching with our existing teachers.

    The rewards are amazing. It is no surprise that baby swimming teachers are constantly smiling. Their lives are full of happy parents, babies and toddlers, giggles and smiles.

    If you would like more information please send your CV to nicola.codd@puddleducks.com and we'll be in touch

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    Swim Academy Teachers – York

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We are seeking enthusiastic people to join our fantastic team to teach our Swim Academy classes for primary school age children. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Experience and an approved teaching qualification (STA Level 2 Award in Teaching Swimming or Swim England Level 2 Award in teaching Aquatics) is preferred, however not essential for the right person. More important is a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo significant training and a flexible approach to working.

    You will be required to work a weekend session and have a car and driving licence.

    We offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, excellent rates of pay and an extremely rewarding career.

    Please email ellie.cawdell@puddleducks.com for more information
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    Swim Academy Teachers – Selby and Doncaster

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We're seeking enthusiastic people to join our fantastic team to teach our Swim Academy classes for primary school age children. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Experience is preferred, however not essential for the right person. More important is a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo significant training and a flexible approach to working.

    You will be required to work weekend sessions and have a car and driving licence.

    We offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, excellent rates of pay and an extremely rewarding career.

    Please email nicola.codd@puddleducks.com for more information.
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    Baby & Pre-school Swimming Teachers - North and North East Lincolnshire

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We are looking to recruit swimming teachers to work in and around the North and North East Lincolnshire areas.

    It takes someone very special to become a baby and toddler swimming teacher but you don't need to have experience of teaching already. We are looking for people with the following attributes:

    • To enjoy being in the water and able to swim
    • Confident and friendly personality
    • Flexible and team worker
    • Enjoy being around children
    • Someone with a passion to teach babies and children a skill for life and build their water confidence
    • Commitment and willingness to spend several hours per week in a swimming pool

    About the Role

    • A fantastic opportunity to join an exciting organisation and still have time with your family
    • Teaching baby and pre school swimming classes across the North and North East Lincolnshire areas
    • Must be able to commit to at least one weekend day during term time.
    • The role is term time only so you will always get school holidays off. However, there may be the opportunity to work additional hours over some holidays.
    • Due to the nature of the role there are several training courses that need to be undertaken to qualify as a Puddle Ducks teacher as well as co-teaching with our existing teachers.

    The rewards are amazing. It is no surprise that baby swimming teachers are constantly smiling. Their lives are full of happy parents, babies and toddlers, giggles and smiles.

    If you would like more information please send your CV to nicola.codd@puddleducks.com and we'll be in touch

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    Swim Academy Teacher/Poolside Assistant - Tees Valley

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    Are you looking for a part-time job? Do you love children and swimming? If the answer is yes then you may be the right person to join our team!

    We are looking for a Swim Academy teacher/Poolside Assistant to teach little ones aged 4-10 years in the Tees Valley area.

    No experience necessary but any swimming teaching qualifications/experience would be a bonus. (Please note there is a cost to the training, this will be discussed in first meeting).

    If you are friendly, professional, reliable and looking for a new career, this could be for you.

    Puddle Ducks Tees Valley is a team of teachers, admin and poolside assistants who teach swimming lessons across Hartlepool, Darlington, Yarm, Middlesbrough and Trimdon to customers each week.

    Contact teesvalley@puddleducks.com or call us on 01429 278165 for more information, or even just a quick chat about what we do!

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    Baby & Pre-school Teacher - West Yorkshire

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have a part-time, weekend role available in Leeds and surrounding areas, teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years.

    Becoming a baby swimming teacher is an amazing job! When you work for Puddle Ducks you’re part of such an enthusiastic bunch of talented teachers, both locally here in West Yorkshire and nationally, who give you so much ongoing training and support.

    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 be required to work weekend sessions and have a car and driving licence.

    Please email jenny.brown@puddleducks.com for more information.

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    Swim Academy Teacher – West Yorkshire

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We're seeking an enthusiastic person to join our fantastic team to teach our Swim Academy classes for school age children. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Experience is preferred, however not essential for the right person. More important is a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo significant training and a flexible approach to working.

    You will be required to work weekend sessions and have a car and driving licence.

    We offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, excellent rates of pay and an extremely rewarding career.

    Please email jenny.brown@puddleducks.com for more information.

  • Swim Academy Apprenticeship - Northwich

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We are on the hunt for a Swim Academy Swimming Teacher Apprentice. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have!
    Find out more here: https://bit.ly/3CO0raa

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    Swim Academy Teacher – Macclesfield

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We’re seeking enthusiastic people to join our fantastic team to teach our popular Swim Academy classes for school aged children, aged 4 – 10 years. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Ideally you will be ASA or STA Level 2 qualified (but not essential at application stage) with a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo further training and a flexible approach to working.

    This is a part-time role, and you will need to be prepared to work weekends and after school sessions. In return we offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, a competitive salary and an extremely rewarding career.

    For more information, please send an email to rachel.bateson@puddleducks.com

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    Baby & Pre-school Swimming Teacher – Cheadle, Northwich & Macclesfield

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have roles available teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years.

    Becoming a baby swimming teacher is an amazing job! When you work for Puddle Ducks, you’re part of such an enthusiastic, committed and professional team.  You will be trained and supported throughout your career with us.  We offer highly competitive rates of pay.

    You need to enjoy being in the water and able to swim, have a confident and friendly personality, be flexible and a team worker. Ideally you will already hold a relevant teaching qualification.

    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.

    If you would like more information, please contact rachel.bateson@puddleducks.com

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    Swim Academy Teachers – Crewe & Stoke-on-Trent

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We’re seeking a number of enthusiastic people to join our fantastic team to teach our popular Swim Academy classes for school aged children, aged 4 – 10 years. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Ideally you will be ASA or STA Level 2 qualified (but not essential at application stage) with a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo further training and a flexible approach to working.

    This is a part-time role, and you will need to be prepared to work weekends and after school sessions. In return we offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, a competitive salary and an extremely rewarding career.

    For more information, please send an email to kim.pinnington@puddleducks.com

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    Swimming Teachers - Lancashire

    Join our Lancashire Puddle Ducks Team!

    We are a close-knit team at Puddle Ducks Lancashire. We love to give our customers great memories and a fantastic time at their swimming lessons every week.

    To become a teacher, no previous experience is necessary as you will go through all relevant training before you start your new role. 

    We are always interested in hearing from people who live in Lancashire and share our passion. You must have a bubbly personality and a passion for teaching children to swim. No previous qualifications are necessary.

    Key Skills/Attributes:

    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
    • A passion for children and for teaching.
    • No previous Swimming Teaching experience is necessary as full training will be given.
    • Clean Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check (paid for and conducted by Puddle Ducks)
    • Computer literate
    • You need to be a reasonably competent swimmer (able to swim 25m and surface dive to the bottom of a 1.8m pool).
    • Valid Driving Licence and use of own car is essential.

    Current baby and pre-school vacancies are as follows;

    • 4 hours on Saturdays at Springwood Primary School in Swinton
    • 6 hours on Sundays at Springwood Primary School in Swinton
    • 6 hours on Saturdays at Millwood Primary School in Radcliffe
    • 6 hours on Sundays at Elms Bank School in Whitefield
    • 6 hours on Sundays at Birtenshaw School in Bromley Cross
    • 2 hours on Fridays at Millwood Primary School in Radcliffe 

    Basic Training For Baby And Pre-School Vacancies

    Basic qualifications will need to be achieved locally (with our help and support) including STA Baby & Preschool plus STA Safety Award (STA SAT).

    Followed By Puddle Ducks Course (2 Options)

    Theory For Both courses - Mon 18th, Tues 19th, Fri 22nd July (online via Zoom or similar).
    Course 1 - Practical in the pool in Nottingham - Wed 3rd and Thurs 4th Aug.
    Course 2 - Practical in the pool in York - Dates TBC.

    Current Swim Academy vacancies are as follows;

    • 3 hours on Saturdays at Bury Grammar School
    • 3 hours on Sundays at Bury Grammar School
    • 1.5-2 hours on Tuesdays and Thursdays at Birtenshaw School in Bromley Cross

    Basic Training For Swim Academy Vacancies

    Basic qualifications will need to be achieved locally (with our help and support) including STA Award plus STA Safety Award (STA SAT).

    Followed By Puddle Ducks Course

    Theory  - Mon 18th and Tues 19th July (online via Zoom or similar).

    Practical in the pool in Nottingham - Tues 2nd Aug. 

    Still interested? Simply send us an e-mail to jobs.lancashire@puddleducks.com and we will be in touch for an initial chat!

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    Baby & Pre-school Weekend Swimming Teacher – Greater Manchester

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have a weekend role available in Greater Manchester, teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years.

    Becoming a baby swimming teacher is an amazing job! When you work for Puddle Ducks you’re part of such an enthusiastic bunch of talented teachers, both locally here in Greater Manchester and nationally, who give you so much ongoing training and support.

    We offer highly competitive rates of pay and excellent career progression. No previous teaching or professional swimming experience is required as full training is available. 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.

    If you would like more information please contact teachers.manchester@puddleducks.com.

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    Swim Academy Teachers – Greater Manchester

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We’re seeking a number of enthusiastic people to join our fantastic team to teach our popular Swim Academy classes for school aged children, aged 4 – 10 years. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Ideally you will be ASA or STA Level 2 qualified with a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo further training and a flexible approach to working.

    This is a part-time role and you will need to be prepared to work weekends and after school sessions. In return we offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, a competitive salary and an extremely rewarding career.

    For more information, please send an email to teachers.manchester@puddleducks.com

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    Baby & Pre-school Teacher - Merseyside

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We are looking for a weekend Baby & Pre-school swimming teacher to join our team in Merseyside.

    No experience necessary but any swimming teaching qualifications/experience would be a bonus.

    If you are friendly, professional, reliable and keen to learn this job could be for you.

    Email merseyside@puddleducks.com or call 0151 921 7070 for more info.

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    Weekend Swim Academy swimming teacher vacancy in Chester & Wirral area

    We are looking for committed individuals to join our growing Swim Academy team and teach on a part time basis.

    We are looking for someone who:

    • Can swim 25m and is confident diving to a depth of 2m
    • Is confident, friendly, flexible and reliable
    • Has a passion for working with children
    • Has a driving licence and access to a car
    • Is willing to commit to training requirements to fulfil the role

    Applicants will require the following qualifications to be completed prior to joining out team, following a successful interview.

    • STA Safety Award for Teachers or RLSS NRASTC Lifesaving qualification
    • ASA/Swim England Level 2 Certificate or STA Swimming Award qualification

    Puddle Ducks will support and guide you through the whole training process.

    For more information, please send your CV to chester@puddleducks.com and we will be in touch.

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    Baby & Pre-school Teacher - Weekend Sessions - Chester, Wirral and North Wales areas

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We're looking for a special person to become a Puddle Ducks instructor teaching babies from birth to school age in Chester, Wirral and North Wales locations. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    No experience is necessary, more important is a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo intensive swimming teacher training and a flexible approach to working.

    At least one day working at the weekend and your own transport is essential.

    In return we offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, excellent rates of pay and an extremely rewarding career.

    Qualifications you will need to undertake for this role include:

    • STA Baby & Pre-school certificate 3 day training (self-funded)
    • RLSS NRASTC or STA SAT Lifesaving training (self-funded)
    • Puddle Ducks Baby & Pre-school 5 day training (funding awarded by Franchisee)
    • Own car essential.

    If you feel you have all the qualities we're looking for, we want to hear from you! Please contact us with as much detail about why you think you would be perfect for the role.

    Email chester@puddleducks.com for more information.

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    Baby & Pre-school Weekend Swimming Teacher – Crewe & Stoke-on-Trent

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have a weekend role available covering classes in Crewe & Stoke-on-Trent, teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years.

    Becoming a baby swimming teacher is an amazing job!  When you work for Puddle Ducks you’re part of such an enthusiastic bunch of talented teachers, both locally here in the NW Midlands and nationally, who give you so much ongoing training and support.

    We offer highly competitive rates of pay and excellent career progression. No previous teaching or professional swimming experience is required as full training is available.  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.  Weekday hours also available.

    If you would like more information please contact kim.pinnington@puddleducks.com

  • Baby & Pre-school Swimming Teacher – Shrewsbury & Telford

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have a role available covering classes in Shrewsbury & Telford, teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years.

    Becoming a baby swimming teacher is an amazing job!  When you work for Puddle Ducks you’re part of such an enthusiastic bunch of talented teachers, both locally here in NW Midlands and nationally, who give you so much ongoing training and support.

    We offer highly competitive rates of pay and excellent career progression. No previous teaching or professional swimming experience is required as full training is available.  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.  Weekday hours also available.

    If you would like more information please contact kim.pinnington@puddleducks.com

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    Swim Academy Teachers – Shrewsbury & Oswestry

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We’re seeking a number of enthusiastic people to join our fantastic team to teach our popular Swim Academy classes for school aged children, aged 4 – 10 years. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Ideally you will be ASA or STA Level 2 qualified (but not essential at application stage) with a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo further training and a flexible approach to working.

    This is a part-time role, and you will need to be prepared to work weekends and after school sessions. In return we offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, a competitive salary and an extremely rewarding career.

    For more information, please send an email to kim.pinnington@puddleducks.com

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    Swim Academy Teachers – Crewe & Stoke-on-Trent

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We’re seeking a number of enthusiastic people to join our fantastic team to teach our popular Swim Academy classes for school aged children, aged 4 – 10 years. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Ideally you will be ASA or STA Level 2 qualified (but not essential at application stage) with a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo further training and a flexible approach to working.

    This is a part-time role, and you will need to be prepared to work weekends and after school sessions. In return we offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, a competitive salary and an extremely rewarding career.

    For more information, please send an email to kim.pinnington@puddleducks.com

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    Swim Academy Teachers – Walsall

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We’re seeking a number of enthusiastic people to join our fantastic team to teach our popular Swim Academy classes for school aged children, aged 4 – 10 years. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Ideally you will be ASA or STA Level 2 qualified (but not essential at application stage) with a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo further training and a flexible approach to working.

    This is a part-time role, and you will need to be prepared to work weekends and after school sessions. In return we offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, a competitive salary and an extremely rewarding career.

    For more information, please send an email to kim.pinnington@puddleducks.com

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    Swim Academy Teachers - Leicestershire

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We’re seeking a number of enthusiastic people to join our fantastic team to teach our popular Swim Academy classes for school aged children, aged 4 – 10 years. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Ideally you will be ASA or STA Level 2 qualified with a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo further training and a flexible approach to working.

    This is a part time, term time only role so is perfect for fitting round existing commitments but you will need to be prepared to work weekends and after school sessions and have a full driving licence and your own car.

    We offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, a competitive salary and an extremely rewarding career.

    The vacancy will be based in North West Leicestershire.

    Please send your CV to derbyshire@puddleducks.com

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    Swim Academy Teachers - Lincolnshire

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We’re seeking a number of enthusiastic people to join our fantastic team to teach our popular Swim Academy classes for school aged children, aged 4 – 10 years. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Ideally you will be ASA or STA Level 2 qualified with a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo further training and a flexible approach to working.

    This is a part time, term time only role so is perfect for fitting round existing commitments but you will need to be prepared to work weekends and after school sessions and have a full driving licence and your own car.

    We offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, a competitive salary and an extremely rewarding career.

    These roles will be based in the Grantham and Lincoln area.

    Please email or send a CV and covering letter addressed to Nicola Wilson to: Puddle Ducks Lincolnshire, Exchange House, Moor Lane, Bingham, Nottingham, NG13 8AS

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    Baby & Pre-school Teacher - Derbyshire

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We are recruiting for a Baby & Pre-school teacher for a Saturday session at one of our Derby Pools.

    You need passion, commitment and determination to be one of our Teachers and must be prepared to work hard to be fully accredited.

    To make an initial enquiry, and to learn more please complete the form on the link below:

    https://www.puddleducks.com/.../derbysh.../current-vacancies

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    Baby & Pre-school and Swim Academy Teachers - Worcestershire

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We're seeking new teachers (both Baby & Pre-school and Swim Academy) to join our expanding team in Worcestershire.

    Our sought after classes are in demand and we are increasing the number, variety and location of classes we provide to try to meet this demand. We have our own in-house, specialised training programmes, which on top of the industry-recognised qualifications, enable you to teach our unique classes.

    It takes someone very special to become a Baby & Pre-school Swimming Teacher but you don't need to have experience of teaching already. We are looking for people with the following attributes:

    • To enjoy being in the water and able to swim
    • Confident and friendly personality
    • Flexible and team worker
    • Enjoy being around children
    • Someone with a passion to teach babies and children a skill for life and build their water confidence
    • Commitment and willingness to complete the in-house training programme.

    About the Role

    • A fantastic opportunity to join an exciting organisation and still have time with your family
    • Teaching Baby & Pre-school swimming classes across the Worcestershire franchise area (travel across the county may be required depending upon home location)
    • Must be able to commit to at least one weekend day
    • Due to the nature of the role there are several training courses that need to be undertaken to qualify as a Puddle Ducks Teacher as well as co-teaching with our existing teachers.

    The rewards are amazing. It is no surprise that baby swimming teachers are constantly smiling. Their lives are full of happy parents, babies and toddlers, giggles and smiles.

    We are looking for applicants with positive can-do attitudes, who are reliable and have a flexible approach to working. There is a significant amount of training initially (and then regular ongoing CPD etc.), which is lots of fun, but also hard work! The reward of being a fully qualified, knowledgeable teacher who can help develop children's confidence and swimming abilities is second to none!

    As well as our comprehensive initial training, we offer ongoing training and support, excellent rates of pay and an extremely rewarding career.

    To make an initial enquiry, and to learn more please complete the form on the link below:

    https://www.puddleducks.com/local-teams/worcestershire/job-vacancies

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    Baby & Pre-school Weekend Swimming Teacher – Crewe & Stoke-on-Trent

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have a weekend role available covering classes in Crewe & Stoke-on-Trent, teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years.

    Becoming a baby swimming teacher is an amazing job!  When you work for Puddle Ducks you’re part of such an enthusiastic bunch of talented teachers, both locally here in NW Midlands and nationally, who give you so much ongoing training and support.

    We offer highly competitive rates of pay and excellent career progression. No previous teaching or professional swimming experience is required as full training is available.  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.  Weekday hours also available.

    If you would like more information please contact kim.pinnington@puddleducks.com

  • Poolside Assistant – West Hertfordshire & Luton

    Be part of a dynamic, growing team

    Having Poolside Assistants at many of our pools is one of the things that makes Puddle Ducks different. Main responsibilities include:

    • Meeting and greeting customers, ensuring everyone has what they need for the class.
    • Ensuring the pool area is clean, tidy and safe for customers.
    • Assisting with any customer queries.
    • Taking the register, sorting the equipment and tidying following the class.
    • Providing assistance to the Teacher, including in an emergency.

    The role is part time and during school term time only. Evening and weekend working may feature.

    Please email ravneet.bermi@puddleducks.com for more info.

    Can’t find anything suitable? We are always keen to meet energetic and talented people who would like to join our team. If you wish to be considered for any future positions, please send your CV and covering letter to ravneet.bermi@puddleducks.com.
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    Baby & Pre-school Teacher – West Hertfordshire & Luton

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    A really rewarding job where you will teach children from birth to 4 years.

    The role is part time and during school term time only. Evening and weekend working may feature.

    No experience necessary as full training will be given (any swimming teaching qualifications/experience would be a bonus).

    Please email ravneet.bermi@puddleducks.com for more info.

    Can’t find anything suitable? We are always keen to meet energetic and talented people who would like to join our team. If you wish to be considered for any future positions, please send your CV and covering letter to ravneet.bermi@puddleducks.com.

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    Swim Academy Teacher – West Hertfordshire & Luton

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    Our extremely popular Swim Academy programme is designed for children aged 4 to 10 years and is growing!

    Ideally you will already have some swimming teaching experience, however, this is not essential as full training will be given. This is a part time, term-time only role so is perfect for fitting round existing commitments but you may be needed to work early evenings and weekends.

    Please email ravneet.bermi@puddleducks.com for more info.

    Can’t find anything suitable? We are always keen to meet energetic and talented people who would like to join our team. If you wish to be considered for any future positions, please send your CV and covering letter to ravneet.bermi@puddleducks.com.

  • Baby & Pre-school Swimming Teacher - London

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have part-time roles available in South-West and Outer London, teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years.

    Becoming a baby swimming teacher is an amazing job! When you work for Puddle Ducks you’re part of such an enthusiastic bunch of talented teachers, both locally here in South West London and nationally, who give you so much ongoing training and support.

    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 be required to work at least one weekend session and have a car and driving licence.

    Please email technical.swl@puddleducks.com for more information.

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    Swim Academy Teacher - London

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We're seeking an enthusiastic person to join our fantastic team to teach our Swim Academy classes for school age children to work in Hounslow and Hersham, Surrey. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    Experience is preferred, however not essential for the right person. More important is a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo significant training and a flexible approach to working.

    You must be able to commit to at least one weekend session and after school session.

    We offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, excellent rates of pay and an extremely rewarding career.

    Please email technical.swl@puddleducks.com for more information.

  • Evening and Weekend Swimming Teacher: Across East Kent, North Kent and South East London

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    Puddle Ducks are recruiting: Evening and weekend Teachers across Kent and SE London!

    Our amazing team is looking for a few extra people to join us! You have the passion, we have the expertise.

    Weekend (and some weekday) hours available. Specifics will be discussed on application. Expect to work 4 - 6 hours per week, building steadily from the lower end.

    Key Skills/Attributes:

    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a passion for children and for teaching
    • 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 & Pre-school / 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 (NRASTC) Lifesaving Award). All courses are different fees, depending on awarding bodies and locations
    • 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 License and use of own car is essential.

    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.

    Further sessions will be made available with experience.

    If this all sounds amazing, and is perfect for you, we’d love to hear from you! Applications by email, with CV attached, to eastkent@puddleducks.com

    Can't find anything that suits you? We are always keen to meet energetic and talented people who would like to join our team. If you wish to be considered for any future positions, please email your CV and covering letter to: eastkent@puddleducks.com

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    Baby & Pre-school Teacher – North Hampshire & Reading

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have a new role available in the North Hampshire and Reading franchise teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years. Hours Friday afternoon at Frimley C of E and Saturday afternoon at Downwind Bagshot with more hours to come as our franchise grows.

    Becoming a baby swimming teacher is an amazing job! When you work for Puddle Ducks you’re part of such an enthusiastic bunch of talented teachers, both locally here in North Hampshire & Reading and nationally, who give you so much ongoing training and support.

    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.

    Please email jo.gribben@puddleducks.com for more information.

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    Swim Academy & Baby & Pre-School Teachers and Poolside Assistants - Aylesbury/Wendover

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We're seeking a couple of new teachers and poolside assistants to join our expanding team! No previous experience is necessary, but a passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must!

    For more information on our current vacancies and to apply, please visit our local Job Vacancies page by clicking here.

  • Part Time Swim Academy Teacher – West Parley, Dorset

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have a part-time role available in West Parley, Dorset, teaching children aged 4-10 years. 

    We are looking for someone who can join our growing Swim Academy team to teach in West Parley by Bournemouth Airport on Monday and Friday afternoons and Saturday mornings (approx. 5 hrs per week). Option for additional session on Sunday mornings 11am in Wimborne. 

    Previous experience would be great but is not essential. 

    We are looking for someone who:

    • Can swim 25m and is confident diving to a depth of 2m
    • Is confident and friendly
    • Is flexible and reliable
    • Has a passion for working with children
    • Is willing to commit to training over several months
    • Are reliable and can commit to teach all sessions across 40 weeks of the year

    About the Role

    • Teaching Swim Academy classes in West Parley with the opportunity to take on more hours as the business expands
    • Puddle Ducks will support you and guide you through the whole training process
    • Wonderful flexible role that fits in around family life.

    If you would like more information please send your CV to dorset@puddleducks.com and we will be in touch.

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    Poolside Assistant – Wimborne, Dorset

    Join a dynamic, growing team!

    Our Poolside Assistants are a key part of each customer's experience: welcoming them to a venue, ensuring a clean and safe poolside and changing area and providing support to our teachers whilst they work in the water.

    No experience is necessary however you will need to be 100% reliable and committed to the role as well as having an outgoing and friendly personality. It would be an advantage if you have experience living or working with children and their parents.

    • As the role is term time only you will need to commit to working the full term (approx 39-40 weeks of the year). Own transport is essential.
    • Venue: St Michaels Middle School, Colehill Lane, Wimborne, Dorset BH21 7AB
    • Pay is £11 per hour.
    • The following hours are available starting Sunday 4th September:
      Sunday 11:30am - 3:30pm (4 hours weekly)
    • Must be available to cover occasional full days on Sunday from 8-3:30pm and it would be helpful if you were available to cover occasional weekday poolside shifts at our other venues.
    • All employees also get 20% off Puddle Ducks swimming classes for their little ones.

    If you are interested in this role, please apply to jane.bozic@puddleducks.com stating what interests you about the role, whether you have your own transport, where you live and which days/times you would be available for interview should you be successful.

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    Baby & Pre-school Swimming Teacher – Ferndown, Dorset

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have a part-time role available in West Parley, teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years on Saturday afternoons.

    Teaching babies to swim is the best job in the world (in our opinion), and you don't need to have any previous experience. We just need people who:

    • Can swim and enjoy being in the water
    • Are confident and friendly
    • Are flexible
    • Have a passion for working with children
    • Want to teach babies and children a skill for life
    • Are willing to commit to training over several months
    • Are reliable and available to teach all sessions across 40 weeks of the year

    About the Role

    • Teaching Baby & Pre-school swimming classes, initially in West Parley on a Saturday afternoon, with the opportunity to take on more hours as the business expands
    • Puddle Ducks will support you and guide you through the whole training process
    • Have or willing to get the STA Baby & Pre-school Award qualification and STA Safety Award

    If you would like more information please send your CV to jane.bozic@puddleducks.com and we'll be in touch

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    Weekend Swim Academy Teacher - Cheltenham

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    As our business continues to thrive, we are looking for a committed individual to join our growing Swim Academy team and teach on a part-time basis.

    We are looking for someone who:

    • Can swim 25m and is confident diving to a depth of 2m
    • Is confident, friendly, flexible and reliable
    • Has a passion for working with children
    • Has a driving licence and access to a car
    • Is willing to commit to training over several months

    The STA Safety Award for Teachers, ASA/Swim England Level 2 certificate or STA Swimming Award qualifications are not required, but would be beneficial. Puddle Ducks will support you and guide you through the whole training process.

    Hours and location

    • Cheltenham Saturday and Sunday, starting from September

    For more information, please send your CV to charlie.goodenough@puddleducks.com and we will be in touch.

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    Baby & Pre-school Weekend Swimming Teacher - Cheltenham

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have a weekend role available in Cheltenham starting from September, teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years.

    Teaching babies to swim is the best job in the world (in our opinion), and you don't need to have any previous experience. We just need people who:

    • Can swim and enjoy being in the water
    • Are confident and friendly
    • Are flexible
    • Have a passion for working with children
    • Want to teach babies and children a skill for life
    • Are willing to commit to training over several months

    About the Role

    • Teaching Baby & Pre-school swimming classes, initially in Cheltenham at the weekend, with the opportunity to take on more hours as the business expands
    • Puddle Ducks will support you and guide you through the whole training process
    • Have or willing to get the STA Baby & Pre-school Award qualification and STA Safety Award

    If you would like more information please send your CV to charlie.goodenough@puddleducks.com and we'll be in touch.

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    Part-time Swim Academy Teacher - North Somerset, Bristol, & South Gloucestershire

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    As our business continues to thrive, we are looking for a committed individual to join our growing Swim Academy team and teach on a part-time basis.

    We are looking for someone who:

    • Can swim 25m and is confident diving to a depth of 2m
    • Is confident, friendly, flexible and reliable
    • Has a passion for working with children
    • Has a driving licence and access to a car
    • Is willing to commit to training over several months

    The STA Safety Award for Teachers, ASA/Swim England Level 2 certificate or STA Swimming Award qualifications are not required, but would be beneficial.  Puddle Ducks will support you and guide you through the whole training process.

    Hours and location

    • North Somerset Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings after school
    • Bristol & South Glos Wednesday and Thursday evenings after school and Sunday mornings

    For more information, please send your CV to sarah.austin@puddleducks.com and we will be in touch.

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    Part-time Baby & Pre-school Swimming Teachers - Bristol & Wiltshire

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    As our business continues to thrive, we are looking for a committed individual to join our growing baby and pre-school team and teach on a part-time basis.

    Teaching babies to swim is a real joy, and you don't need to have any previous experience (although of course, swimming teaching qualifications already achieved would be a bonus). We would like to hear from people who:

    • Can swim and enjoy being in the water
    • Are confident, professional and friendly
    • Are flexible
    • Have a passion for working with children
    • Want to teach babies and children a skill for life
    • Have a driving licence and access to a car
    • Are willing to commit to training over several months

    Puddle Ducks will support and guide you through the whole training process.

    Hours and location

    • Bristol and Wiltshire regions - Sunday mornings.

    For more information, please send your CV to sarah.austin@puddleducks.com and we will be in touch.

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    Baby & Pre-school Swimming Teacher - Portsmouth

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have a part-time role available in Cosham, teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years.

    Teaching babies to swim is the best job in the world (in our opinion), and you don't need to have any previous experience. We just need people who:

    • Can swim and enjoy being in the water
    • Are confident and friendly
    • Are flexible
    • Have a passion for working with children
    • Want to teach babies and children a skill for life
    • Are willing to commit to training over several months

    About the Role

    • Teaching Baby & Pre-school swimming classes, initially in Cosham on a Sunday morning, with the opportunity to take on more hours as the business expands
    • Puddle Ducks will support you and guide you through the whole training process
    • Wonderful flexible role that fits in around family life.

    If you would like more information please send your CV to alison.merrett@puddleducks.com and we'll be in touch

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    Swim Academy Teacher - West Sussex

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have a part-time role available in Chichester and Arundel, teaching children aged 4-10 years. 

    We are looking for someone who can join our growing Swim Academy team to teach in Chichester and Arundel on Saturday and Sunday mornings. Previous experience would be great but is not essential. 

    We are looking for someone who:

    • Can swim 25m and is confident diving to a depth of 2m
    • Is confident and friendly
    • Is flexible and reliable
    • Has a passion for working with children
    • Is willing to commit to training over several months

    About the Role

    • Teaching Swim Academy classes, in Arundel on a Saturday morning, and Chichester on a Sunday morning with the opportunity to take on more hours as the business expands (we would consider a candidate who could only do one of these slots)
    • Puddle Ducks will support you and guide you through the whole training process
    • Wonderful flexible role that fits in around family life.

    If you would like more information please send your CV to alison.merrett@puddleducks.com and we'll be in touch.

  • Baby & Pre-school teachers - Cardiff & Newport

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We're looking for a special person to become a Puddle Ducks instructor teaching babies from birth to school age in Cardiff and Newport. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    No experience is necessary, more important is a positive can-do attitude, reliability, willingness to undergo significant training (some of which will be at your own expense and in your own time) and a flexible approach to working.

    At least one day working at the weekend and your own transport is essential.

    In return we offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, excellent rates of pay and an extremely rewarding career.

    We swim for 47 weeks of the year and you must be able to commit to working your sessions every week.

    Qualifications you will need to undertake for this role include:

    • STA Baby & Pre-school certificate 3 day training.
    • Puddle Ducks Baby & Pre-school 5 day training.
    • RLSS NRASTC or STA SAT lifesaving training (including baby/child CPR).
    • Own car essential.

    If you feel you have all the qualities we're looking for, we want to hear from you! Please contact us with as much detail about why you think you would be perfect for the role.

    Email southeastwales@puddleducks.com for more information.

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    Part Time Swim Academy Teacher – Cardiff and Newport

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We're seeking an enthusiastic person to join our fantastic team of instructors teaching our Swim Academy classes for school age children. A passion for water, swimming and working with children is a must-have.

    We are looking for someone who:

    • Can swim 25m and is confident diving to a depth of 2m
    • Ideally has STA SAT and STA Level 2 Award qualifications or equivalent
    • Is confident, friendly, flexible and reliable
    • Has a passion for working with children
    • Has a driving license and access to a car
    • Is willing to commit to training over several months

    Hours and location

    • Saturday morning in Newport
    • Thursday after school in Cardiff
    • Additional hours to be arranged once we find the right teacher!

    We offer comprehensive ongoing training and support, excellent rates of pay and an extremely rewarding career.  Teachers are paid via PAYE and receive holiday pay, pension (if applicable), profit share and other benefits, as well as a discount off your child(ren)’s swimming lessons.  Pay is £16/hour once qualified, rising to £18/£20 after a year and £28 for Senior Teacher hours.

    Qualifications you will need to undertake for this role include:

    • STA SAT lifesaving training / RLSS NRASTC (pre-requisite)
    • STA Award / ASA Level 2 (pre-requisite)
    • Puddle Ducks Swim Academy training (online theory and one day in-pool practical)

    If you feel you have all the qualities we're looking for, we want to hear from you! Please email helen.hicks@puddleducks.com with a CV and covering letter about why you think you would be perfect for the role.

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    Baby & Pre-school Teacher - Conwy and Gwynedd

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We have weekday and/or weekend roles available in the Conwy and Gwynedd area, teaching babies and toddlers from birth to four years.

    Becoming a baby swimming teacher is an amazing job! When you work for Puddle Ducks you’re part of such an enthusiastic bunch of talented teachers, both locally here in Chester, Wirral & North Wales and nationally, who give you so much ongoing training and support.

    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.

    STA Safety Award for Teachers and STA Baby and Pre School Award qualifications not required, but would be beneficial.

    Please email chester@puddleducks.com for more information.

  • Baby & Pre-school Swimming Teacher - Glasgow, Gourock & Loch Lomond

    Your chance to do the best job in the world!

    We are recruiting new teachers as we prepare to re-start swimming classes for babies, toddlers, and pre-school children. Demand is high as every parent wants to introduce their new baby to water for the first time. Our existing customers have been waiting patiently for swimming to restart and we have new pools launching soon!

     

    You maybe a qualified swimming teacher looking to join a growing swimming business or you may be a person who loves swimming and children and wants a part-time profession that fits in with family and satisfies that sense of purpose and reward.

     

    Full training will be given. You will be friendly, professional and reliable. You must be happy to work weekdays and weekends in either Glasgow, Gourock or Loch Lomond.

     

    For further information email sarah.cherry@puddleducks.com

Don't see a role suitable for you? We are always on the lookout for hard working individuals to join our team. Send an email to info@puddleducks.com explaining what you're looking for and we'll be in touch.

There are lots of ways to be part of the exciting work we do here at Puddle Ducks.

  • Be a part of our Duck HQ team, focussing on supporting our wonderful network of franchisees and delivering our mission
  • Train as a Puddle Ducks Teacher – just the best job in the world
  • Work in one of our local teams, supporting the franchisee to build their business in your local area.

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