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Information for instructors

New instructor forms

New instructors who have received approval to work and have a letter of eligibility need to complete a new instructor form (VL799) (PDF 204KB).

You will also need to complete a tax file number declaration form and attach it to your new instructor form.

Tax file number forms can be ordered from the ATO website or are available at most newsagents.

Existing instructors wanting to update their name and address information must complete and return a change of name and address form, and to update bank details they must use a VL628 bank account details form.

Child protection

DECD Swimming and Aquatics unit staff should read these guidelines on protective practices for staff in their interactions with children and young people (PDF 506KB), and responding to problem sexual behaviour in children and young people (PDF 1MB).

Work health and safety video

All staff should watch the work health and safety video clip, which summarises the WHS responsibilities of instructors (workers).

Seeking employment

 Instructors must observe departmental polices and take direction from instructors-in-charge or principals of school managed programs.

New instructors

The DECD Swimming and Aquatics program is offered at various centres. As a new instructor you need to contact the instructor-in-charge of a centre to discuss employment there. Getting approval to work does not guarantee the amount or regularity of work.

See swimming, aquatic and surf education contact page for a list of swimming and aquatics centre contacts.

Current instructors

You need to contact the instructor-in-charge of a centre to discuss employment there.

See swimming, aquatic and surf education contact page for a list of swimming and aquatics centre contacts.

Contact

Swimming and Aquatics unit

Phone: 8226 1302
Fax: 8115 5558
Email: DECDswimaquatics [at] sa.gov.au