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British Swim School Swim Instructor Manhattan (PM SHIFT -British Swim School) in New York, New York

Swim Instructor Manhattan (PM SHIFT -British Swim School)

Full Time • New York

Become a Part-Time or Full-Time Swim Instructor with British Swim School Manhattan andenjoy your job! Your days will be filled with kids splashing, having fun, and plenty of smiles & laughter. Best of all, your teaching will make a real difference in children's lives.

This is a position where you can enjoy acompanyculture connected to your purpose and values. Swim lessons save lives, and British Swim School ison a missionto make the world a safer place.

In addition to this, we offer competitive compensation, PTO, have shifts that fit your schedule, and offer internal advancement, personal development reimbursements and paid birthdays off.

This is not a “job”. This is a calling for people on a mission!

Interested? Here are the details:


Drowning is unfortunately the leading cause of accidental death for children. But since 1981, British Swim School has been on a mission to stop that. We are a nationwide company with over 200 locations teaching more than 20,000 students every week to help save lives!


As a swim instructor, you will teach students of all ages in accordance with the British Swim School aquatics program. Even if you are not an expert swim instructor, that’s ok!We can train anyone on how to teach the way we teach, but here is what wedoneed from you.

  • You need to be a “swimmer”. Ideally, you have an understanding of all four strokes and an overall appreciation for the water

  • You've got to love working with children and seeing them progress

  • You need to be upbeat and ready to enjoy having fun at work. Having fun is mandatory!

  • This is a year-round indoor position, and we are looking for longer-term employees. This is not a summer job

  • Be able to work weekend mornings (Saturday or Sunday or both) from 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

  • Be able to start weekdays at 9:00 am - 2:00 pm or 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm

  • You need to be able to reliably commute to our location in Manhattan


  • Pay starts at $17.00/hr

  • Structured, paid training (including lifeguard certification)

  • A position filled with purpose and fun!!

  • A dynamic and rewarding mission-based corporate culture that fits your personality

  • Opportunities for internal advancement

  • Flexible schedules - shifts; easy to schedule around school or other jobs

  • We give you up to 3 PTO per year, plus you get your Birthday off paid. We also have a reimbursement program for personal development training

All employees and customers wear masks or shields.

Compensation: $17.00 - $25.00 per hour

Working at British Swim School is so much more than just a’s an opportunity to leave a legacy that may transform a child’s life.

Since 1981, British Swim School has been offering swimming lessons for babies, children and adults, focusing first on critical water survival skills needed to survive a water accident, then progressing to stroke development and more advanced skills. Dubbed as one of the fastest growing franchises in the U.S., we teach over 13,000 swimming lessons per week using our signature fun and gentle methods.

The British Swim School team is a nationwide franchise system of independent business owners who are dedicated to our mantra of ‘Survival of the Littlest’ for their local families.

Why join British Swim School?

  • Safe & happy work environment – where else might you get to sing at work?

  • Flexible work schedules and hours – making this a great role for students, parents and anyone with a busy lifestyle!

  • Rewarding job with competitive pay – all while making a true difference in your community!

Each franchise location is independently owned and operated by a franchisee (franchise owner). Your application will go directly to the franchisee, and all hiring decisions will be made by the management of this franchisee. All inquiries about employment at this franchisee should be made directly to the franchise location, and not to British Swim School Corporate.