Friday 21 January 2022: NO LAP LANES: Due to Swimming State Age Championships event from Thursday 20 - Tuesday 25 January and Australia Day Public Holiday Wednesday 26 January, there will be no lap lanes available.
Wednesday 15 December 2021: CLOSED: General recreational swimming, swim school learn to swim and sauna/steam room is currently closed due to major capital works in the training pool and leisure pool area. COVID RESTRICTIONS: NSW Government has recently announced changes to its COVID safe restrictions. View conditions of entry for details

Aquatics Programs Instructor

Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre is seeking energetic and enthusiastic program staff to fill a number of positions in the Aquatic Programs Team.  
Our swim school is one of the largest in New South Wales. With over 4000 students, we cater to the needs of all swimmers, ranging from babies through to the elite athletes. We offer a range of programs to meet the needs of the community.

Casual Rate - $28.11 per hour + super + weekend penalty rates

About the role
This role is responsible for professionally conducting Aquatics Programs: Learn to Swim Lessons, Coaching Squads, Schools, Birthday Parties and Holiday Programs at Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre. 
About you
Join an organisation that is an industry leader in venue and leisure management. We are seeking Aquatics Program Instructor to be responsible for preparing and performing Aquatics Programs at Sydney Olympic Park Aquatic Centre with an exceptionally high standard of service.
You will have: 
  • Current Swimming Teaching Qualifications to teach the following groups: Swim School Age Classes - Teacher of Swimming and Water Safety, Preschool Classes - Teacher of Infant and Preschool Aquatics, Special Needs Classes - Teacher of Aquatics- Access and Inclusion, Non Competitive Squads - Teacher of Towards Competitive Strokes, Adult Classes - Teacher of Adults 
  • Current CPR/Resuscitation Certificate
  • Current Working with Children Check
  • Experience in recreation or aquatic customer service or programming

Other details

  • We offer a number of shifts, ranging between Monday - Friday (am and pm) and Saturday and Sunday (am).
  • Provide flexible working hours
  • All prerequisite qualifications must be maintained by the applicant on an ongoing basis
  • The successful applicant will be subject to a National Criminal Records Check
  • This is a child-related position. You will be required to obtain a Working with Children Check (WWCC) clearance as a condition of employment. An application fee of $80 applies.For more information, visit the NSW Office of the Children’s Guardian website -
  • Australian citizens or permanent residents are eligible to apply (supporting documentation required).
  • Non-Australian citizens must hold, and continue to hold, the necessary visa and work permits appropriate to the employment.

Your application must include 


  • A cover letter of no more than 1 page outlining your suitability to the role
  • An up to date resume/CV outlining experiences, qualifications and achievements. Please include at least 2 referees.

Apply to 
Aquatics Programs Supervisors – Sue Backhouse & Demi Katsiris
More information: call 9714 7500

Our commitment to Diversity
The Planning, Industry and Environment Cluster strives to be an inclusive workplace for all people. We recognise that we operate in a diverse community and welcome and encourage applications from all ages and genders, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, culturally and linguistically diverse groups, the LGBTIQ+ community, veterans, refugees and people with disability.