Learn to Swim Instructors- Opportunities Auckland wide!

  • Auckland Council
  • Auckland Council Pool and Leisure centres
  • 26 Aug, 2022
Part time Government, Defence and Council Sport and Recreation

Job Description

He angitūtanga: The opportunity

Auckland Council's Pool and Leisure Centres are looking for ‘Learn to Swim' instructors to join our team.

Day-to-day you could expect to work on:

  • Teaching people the basic principles of how to swim (we'll teach you how to do this!)
  • Maintaining a fun, caring and safe environment for customers and visitors
  • Being part of an amazing team serving your local community

We have a range of shifts available across multiple locations. Click on the link below and take a look at the options available and apply today!

This is a fantastic opportunity if you are interested in getting involved in the Sport and Recreation industry on a part time basis! We also empower you to explore other areas of our business such as Fitness, Recreation, Lifeguarding and Customer Service.

To find out more about our Pool and Leisure Centres, please visit our website here: https://aucklandleisure.co.nz/

He kōrero mōu: About you

You'll be passionate about working with all members of the public in their journey learning how to swim.

Previous experience working with children is beneficial, but it's not essential. We will provide you with all the training you need to succeed and a formal qualification within 12 months of working on the job!

You will need to be comfortable:

  • Completing First Aid training
  • Learning how to deliver lessons to babies, children and young people
  • Undergoing police vetting and drug test prior to commencing employment

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer

We aim for career path development and up-skilling our employees; explore other areas such as Fitness, Recreation Assistants, Customer Service and Lifeguarding. Council also offers a range of online courses, and 50% off open unitec!

You'll have access to a range of fantastic Auckland Council benefits, including an annual zoo ticket and a range of partnership discounts. As a Leisure Centre employee you will enjoy free use of the facilities.

Tono Mai: Apply Now!

You can find the position description here: https://bit.ly/3zTbjkF

Applications close: Friday 26 August 2022

The recruitment process: (if shortlisted): 10 min phone call, 30 min in-person interview. Pre-employment checks for successful candidates.

This role is classified as a Children's Worker role under the Vulnerable Children Act 2014 and is deemed a safety-sensitive position. 

Auckland Council is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.


Auckland Council strongly encourages our employees to be fully vaccinated.