Working for Us

We are always looking for top talent to join our team 

Whether you are already qualified or would like to join our training programme or even help as a volunteer on poolside, we are interested to hear from you.

Check out our current vacancies section below to see what is currently on offer.


Current Vacancies

Train to become a swimming teacher with us

If you would like to learn how to become a teacher we would like to hear from you.

if you do not already hold a swimming teacher qualification, that ok, for the right candidates, we will sponsor 50% of the cost of becoming a teacher. This would be £400 of matched funding. We would also provide you with first aid and child safeguarding training.

Candidates will need to be passionate about working with children and once qualified be available to work for us at one of our locations for at least a few hours per week. Our operational hours are mainly evenings and weekends and we work in and around Watford, Hemel Hempstead, Chesham, Aylesbury and Highgate. With other areas coming online all the time.

We pay up to £25.00 per hour to our swimming teachers.

Swimming Teacher

Watford and Wildfish Swim Schools are currently looking for qualified teachers to work part time and on a cover work basis to join our teaching teams in Watford Highgate, Hemel Hempstead, Chesham and Aston Clinton.

If you are passionate about swimming, have a real enthusiasm for teaching children through to adults and fulfil the requirements below, then we want to hear from you

  • Hold a Level 2 Swim England certificate in teaching swimming OR STA Certificate in Teaching Swimming
  • A current Teacher Rescue Test or National Pool Lifeguard Qualification is desirable however is not essential
  • A member of the IOS
  • Can develop creative and innovative classes following the Swim England National Swim Plan for Teaching Swimming.

The rate of pay is : up to £25.00 per hour


Wildfish Swim School are currently looking for a team of part time and casual lifeguards to work at our new location in Aston Clinton. These positions will start from January 2022.

We are looking for people who can some of or all of the following shifts.

  • Monday 9.15am to 12.45noon
  • Thursday 9.15am to 12.45noon
  • Friday 3.45pm to 7.15pm

The successful candidate(s) will also need to attend 2 hours per month of staff training in order to maintain their NPLQ qualification.

In order to be considered for a Lifeguard position with us, you need to be a strong swimmer, and have excellent customer service skills.

Ideally you would already have a lifeguard qualification, however full training can be provided to the right candidates.

The rate of pay is : £10.00 per hour

Watford & Wildfish Swim School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  All appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

Next Steps

Scroll to Top