Swimming Lessons in Sherburn in Elmet | The Swim Team

Sherburn in Elmet Swimming School – The Swim Team

Sherburn in Elmet Secondary School

The Swim Team is Sherburn in Elmet’s dedicated local swimming experts, with over 20 years of experience under our belts, we’ve been teaching children from age 3 to confidently navigate the water safely and enjoyably. Our fun and engaging swimming lessons at Sherburn in Elmet Secondary School are led by highly-trained, DBS-checked instructors who cater to all skill levels. Whether you’re a beginner taking your first dip or an experienced swimmer looking to refine your technique, our personalised small classes focus on enhancing water safety, stroke development, and overall confidence in the pool.


What Sets Us Apart

  • Small Classes, Big Attention: We cap our classes at a 5:1 child-to-instructor ratio, ensuring your child gets the direct guidance they need to exceed in the water.
  • In-Water Teachers: Our fully-trained instructors lead by example, teaching from within the pool for a more hands-on and engaging experience.
  • Family-Run & Friendly: We’re a tight-knit team, passionate about creating a warm, welcoming environment where your child feels safe and supported.
  • Certified & Safe: All our instructors are DBS checked and receive elite training from our experienced owner. You can rest easy knowing your child is in capable hands.


Sherburn in Elmet Secondary School, Garden Lane, Leeds LS25 6AS

Session Times ​

8.30am – 1:00pm
Pool Size 20m x 10m​
Parking Yes
Changing facilities​ Yes
Viewing on Poolside No*


*Parents are asked to wait on the premises while their child’s lesson is in progress this is a requirement from the school.​


Learn to Swim & Stay Safe

We believe swimming is not just a fun activity but a vital life skill. Our Swim England-affiliated programme focuses on:
Step 1: Confidence: We start by establishing a strong bond between your child and their instructor, encouraging a sense of security in the water.
Step 2: Developing Technique: Once confidence is in place, we dive into stroke development, teaching various techniques and refining skills.
Life-Saving Skills: We empower your child with essential water safety knowledge, equipping them with the tools to stay safe in and around water.


Learn to Swim With The Swim Team

We offer classes for all skill levels, from beginners to advanced swimmers, culminating at Stage 7 of the Swim England Learn to Swim Pathway.
We also run a certificate and badge scheme, recognising your child’s achievements and motivating them to progress.


Join Our Swimming School Today

Whether it’s building confidence for the holidays or ensuring lifelong water safety, our swimming lessons are the perfect way to get your child comfortable and confident in the water. From fresh beginners to individuals looking to enhance their swimming skills, our intimate swimming classes can help your child advance their technique. Get in touch to find out more or book a lesson with us at our swimming school in Sherburn in Elmet.