Current career positions:

If interested, please fill in the application form below.


  • Part time swim instructors required to teach preschool and school aged children on weekday afternoons and weekends. Full training provided.


  • Part time swim instructor required to teach preschool, school aged and adult swimming lessons. The hours of work to start with include Mondays 3:15pm – 6:45pm and Sundays 8:15am – 1:00pm.

Palmerston North

  • We are currently looking to train the right person to teach infant (3 to 36 months) and preschool children (3 to 5 years) swimming lessons.

    The hours of work include Saturday morning 8:30am to 12:00pm, or Sunday 9:00am to 12:30pm, with the possibility of another weekday afternoon shift teaching school age learn to swim. Full training provided.

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About careers at Hilton Brown

Swim instructor – full training provided.
Do you love working with children? Do you recognise the value of a good aquatic education?
Find out if you have what it takes to become a Hilton Brown Swimming instructor.

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Our swimming instructors are different. We prefer to hire people with great communications skills and a love of helping others, and then we turn them into wonderful swimming instructors. You don’t need to be an experienced swim instructor – all training is provided free-of-charge and is recognised by Skills Active Aotearoa, New Zealand’s Industry Training Organisation (ITO) for the
recreation, sport and fitness industries.

If you enjoy helping children grow and develop – and are a fast learner yourself – working as a swimming instructor at Hilton Brown Swimming could be your next career move. We currently looking to train instructors for infant, pre-schooler and school-aged swimming lessons.

The benefits of working for Hilton Brown Swimming are many:

  • Free training recognised by Skills Active Aotearoa
  • Flexible part-time hours (daytime, evenings and weekend hours available)
  • A fun and friendly atmosphere
  • The good feeling that comes with helping others
  • Teaching skills you can take anywhere in the world
  • Possible job advancement through a leadership position
  • Applicants must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.
  • We provide our customers with:
    • Empathy – putting people first
    • Effective communication – listen before you talk and think before you respond
    • Best quality – get it right and do it right

Careers application form:


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