Swimming Teacher Apprentice HALSTEAD CENTRE LIMITED

We are seeking enthusiastic individuals to join our growing operations department, to support, enhance and deliver the day-to-day services of our leisure facilities. If leisure is your passion, then this would be a great opportunity for you to embark on a long and rewarding career in leisure operations.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 28 Jul 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The exact salary will be discussed at interview and may be higher than the figure indicated.

    Wages explained

    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that's part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

    Minimum Wage Rates

  • Working week

    37.5 hours per week Normally working five days per week (Monday – Sunday) Includes evenings and weekends Shifts TBC

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    07 Aug 2023

  • Date posted

    27 Mar 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Working as part of a team, it is the responsibility of the leisure team member to undertake a range of operational duties such as:

  • Assisting with opening and closing of the facility
  • Assisting swimming instructor and teaching swimming lessons once qualified
  • Undertaking routine maintenance and cleaning of equipment and environment
  • Assist with the safe set up of equipment for customers use
  • Provide excellent customer service at all times

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

  • Level 2 leisure team member standard
  • Level 2 in swimming teaching
  • Level 2 award in pool lifeguarding
  • Level 2 in fitness or gym instructing
  • Level 3 certificate in first aid
  • English and maths functional skills (if required) 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Subject to successful completion of your apprenticeship there will be ample opportunities for you to continue to work in your chosen field of leisure, whether it be as a swimming instructor or train as a duty manager.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Customer care skills, Team working, Initiative, Time management


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade 4/C) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade 4/C) Desired

About the employer

Halstead Centre is a family owned and run business providing quality swimming lessons from birth with our parent and child lessons, pre school lessons from 3 years, after school lessons for older children, up to adult one-to-one lessons.






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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Leisure team member

Level 2 (GCSE)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 28 Jul 2023