Become a State Swim Instructor

State Swim is the largest indoor swimming school network in Australia and we are looking for swimming instructors to teach children and adults the vital skills of swimming. We want friendly and outgoing people who love the water and want to help children and adults learn to swim.

Outstanding Opportunities

You may also have the opportunity to explore other roles at our swim schools including customer service officer, coaching or supervising. We offer many opportunities for employees to grow with us.

Flexible Hours

We offer employees varying shift times, allowing you to balance State Swim with school, another job, or family life. You can work as little as 4 hours per week or as many as 20-30 hours per week.


You will require a current Active Training Swimming and Water Safety Instructor, Swim Australia or AUSTSWIM accreditation to work as an instructor with State Swim along with Working With Children Check and CPR certificate. As of 1st January 2015, all people participating in a nationally recognised course must obtain a Unique Student Identifier (details on downloadable document below).

For information on upcoming Active Training courses in Western Australia please download the Course Calendar or call State Swim Systems on (08) 9339 4518.

How to Apply

Please apply by emailing your resume and cover letter stating your preferred location and your availability to For those accepted as a future State Swim employee, please enrol on an instructor course such as (WA & SA) Active Training's Swimming and Water Safely Instructor course, (VIC) ASCTA or Austswim course.

For WA Active Training Swimming and Water Safety Instructor participants, please complete and forward the following forms to

For WA Aquatic Emergency Procedures participants, please complete and forward the following forms to

State Swim Systems is an approved provider for Active Training (RT040276). Click here to view the Active Training 'Student Information Document'

Victorian applicants, please visit the following websites for course information AUSTSWIM or ASCTA 

Please see below the WA Calendar and upcoming Course information sheet, only relevant to WA.

WA 2020 Course Calendar
WA SWSI Course Information Sheet

Obtaining a USI fact sheet