Wear Valley Amateur Swimming Club is seeking a Head Coach to lead their team of experienced coaches to ensure the continued development of their swim programme.
At present there are a total of around 100 swimmers in the club, offering swimming to seven squads from ASA Level 7 through to County and Regional levels. The squads include disability, masters, Swim Fit and competitive swimmers. The successful applicant would be a good communicator and be able to work with all swimmers, coaches, parents and volunteers. An enthusiasm about advancing swimming throughout the club would be encouraged. It would be expected that the Head Coach would attend most galas.
Plan the competition calendar and ensure support and attendance of all swimmers
Plan and follow through, in consultation with coaching staff tailored training programmes across all swim squads in line with LTAD
Organise regular swimming coaching team meetings to discuss swimmer progress
Supervise the coaching rota
Follow the Swim England Child Protection Policy
Comply with Club policies
Attend relevant training courses and meetings
Give updates to monthly Committee Meetings
Ensure positive relationships with all swimmers and parents
Ideally, UKCC Level 2 but willing to work towards Level 3
Preferably with a Pool lifeguard qualification or National Rescue Award for Swimming Teachers and Coaches
Woodhouse Close Leisure Centre, Bishop Auckland, County Durham, DL14 6JX
How to apply
Please submit your C.V. and a short summary as to why you are interested in this post to Susan Cooper at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please consult our website on www.wearvalleyasc.co.uk for further details about the club. Visits to the club are welcome, please contact through the above email address.
Closing date for applications is Friday 4th October 2019
Interviews to be held on Wednesday 16th October 2019