The Independent Schools Foundation Academy (The ISF Academy) has a deep commitment to Hong Kong, inspiring Pre-Primary to Grade 12 learners to act as empowered global stewards since our establishment in 2003. As an internationally accredited private independent school, our unique student-focused academic curriculum and experiential learning programs are deeply rooted in Chinese culture combined with a truly bi-lingual and intercultural learning environment. ISF’s exceptional IB DP performance has promoted graduates to the world’s most prestigious universities to continue their next stage of learning. The school currently has around 2000 students and 400 employees. We are now seeking an energetic, qualified, and experienced candidate to fill the following position:

Temporary Swimming Instructor (4-Month Contract) (Ref: CCA/PTSI/20190515_scmpo)


  • Deliver hands on instruction of the Aquatic Program at The ISF Academy;
  • Maintain flow and continuity of all lessons, ensuring correct and accurate technique is taught and lessons achieve positive results;
  • Ensure swim areas are set up before each lesson and maintain the tidiness after the coaching session, lesson plans are followed and lesson attendance is accurately recorded;
  • Prepare appropriate lesson plans and show initiative in improving lesson plans;
  • Take an active role in promoting the Aquatic Program to the ISF community.


Period of Employment (Maternity Leave Coverage):

  • From mid of September 2019 to mid of January 2020



  • Possess a valid HKASA swimming instructor certification or equivalent from an internationally recognized association;
  • Possess a Hong Kong Life Saving Society Bronze Medallion or equivalent from an internationally recognized association;
  • Possess a valid first aid and CPR certificate;
  • Have at least 3 years’ experience in assisting teaching aquatics including infant, learning to swim and competitive elements;
  • Fluency in English and/or Mandarin is essential;
  • Strong administrative skills with excellent command of Microsoft Office and Google Docs.

The ISF Foundation, Academy & Pre-School are committed to ensuring the safety and well-being of our students. We hold high standards of recruitment practices with the attention to child safeguarding. All applicants to us must be willing to undergo background checks and child protection screening.



Free Shuttle Bus travelling to and from The ISF Academy will be provided:

Route: North Point > Admiralty Centre > Causeway Bay > Aberdeen > The ISF Academy

Application Deadline: 31 May 2019

Remuneration will commensurate with qualifications and experience. Please quote with our “Ref: no.” and send your full Curriculum Vita by clicking .

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Job level Middle
Education Diploma / Certificate
Language Chinese - Mandarin , English
Location Pokfulam
Employment type Temporary
Industry Education / Training
Job function Education / Training (Teacher - Primary / Secondary)
Education / Training (Tutor / Teaching Assistant)
Health / Fitness / Beauty Care / Recreation (Sports / Fitness / Recreation)
Published On 15/05/2019