Looking For Swim Teaching Jobs In Perth? Join The Kirby Swim Team!

We are always looking for new, friendly and outgoing educators who love the water and are genuinely excited to help children and adults learn to swim. If that sounds like you – we’d love to hear from you. Apply now!

Why Work With Kirby Swim?

We are always looking for new, friendly and outgoing educators who love the water and are genuinely excited to help children and adults learn to swim. If that sounds like you – here’s everything you need to know about a career with Kirby Swim.

No Training Needed

You don't have to be qualified to start! We offer a scholar ship programs & can take you through the process of becoming a swimming teacher & offer you a job after. If you're interested, Kirby Swim can help!

Flexible Hours

We work for fair and reasonable balance in shift times so you have space for “life”: school, kids, study, family, other roles. You can work as little as four hours – or as many as 20-30 hours per week. You choose.

Fun Environment

Being a swim teacher is fun! You're teaching people a life saving skill & we create an enjoyable, fun learning environment for both our students & instructions. You'll enjoy coming to work with Kirby Swim.

Starting At $28/hr

We offer attractive hourly rates for our swimming teachers which rates starting at $28 an hour. If you have any questions regarding this - please reach out to us by filling the form below.

6 Swim Schools

We have 6 swimming school locations spread out across Perth & Mandurah. Click here to view our locations & find the one closest to you!

Make Friends

You'll make new friends! Many of our instructors catch up outside of the pool & we've seen great friendships develop among our swimming instructors.

What Our Team Has To Say!

Here from some of our team about what they think of working with Kirby Swim

How Do I Become A Swimming Teacher?

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To be a swim teacher, the following three accreditations are required:

01. An Accredited Water Safety Qualification

Swim teacher courses can be completed with various providers, including AUSTSWIM, ASCTA & Royal Life Saving

02. A Working With Children Check (WWC)

A criminal check compulsory to work with children. Checks are valid for three years and can be acquired via: Working with Children Check Western Australia.

03. CPR Certification

A current CPR Certification is required as part of your Water Safety Qualification, this course can be completed through any accredited provider such as St Johns.

After getting this qualification, you will need to complete some hours at a swim school to get signed off. Once you have completed these hours, you’re good to go! If you want to become a swimming teacher but haven’t got the accreditations above. No worries. Please still reach out to us using the form below. We’ll help you through the process.

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What Stage Are You At To Becoming A Swimming Teacher?

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Interested But You're Not Qualified Yet?

This is all ok! If you're interested in becoming a swimming teacher, we can help make it happen. Reach out to us using the form below & one of our team will be in contact shortly.

Qualified But Need Your Hours?

We can help you complete your hours and likely offer you a job after. Reach out using the form below.

Already An Experienced Teacher?

Wonderful! Complete the form below and our team will be in contact shortly.

It doesn’t matter where you are in your journey to becoming a swim teacher. We can help you. If you’re brand new, we can sponsor you through your training. If you’re qualified and need hours – reach out & we can help. If you’ve experienced and are ready to go, apply below!

Apply Now

If you’re interested in swimming teaching opportunitiy with Kirby Swim – please fill out the form below, upload your CV & we’ll be in contact.

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