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Head Swimming Coach

Wellingborough Swimming Club
Contract Type:
Fixed-term contract
Coaching Swimming: Level 2 Award or Swimming Coach Certificate
Working Hours:
Full time
Closing Date:
30th November 2021 23:59

Wellingborough Swimming Club in Northamptonshire are looking for an enthusiastic individual to take on the role of Head Coach at the club. The successful candidate will hold a minimum Swimming Coach certification (Level 2 Swimming Coaching). They will be enthusiastic and motivated to lead our club coaching program as well as further develop the learn to swim side. They will be an excellent communicator both to the swimmers and the team of assistant coaches. Working with this team of coaches you will be expected to deliver a swimming program to allow every swimmer to achieve their full potential.

Main Duties:

  • Develop and deliver a coaching program for all the swim squads across the club with the help of the assistant coaches.
  • Working in collaboration with the coaching team ensure the preparation of training session plans for all squads and the allocation of water time to the squads accordingly.
  • Develop the learn to swim program to ensure a consistent pathway into the main swimming club.
  • Ensure that the club follows Swim Englands Learn to Swim and Long-Term Development programmes.
  • Ensure all sessions are covered by an appropirately qualified team.
  • Mentor the coaching team.
  • Work with the Fixtures Secretary and Open Meet Secretary to produce an annual competition plan.
  • Attend competitions as determined by the competition plan and attend County, Regional or National competitions with the swimmers who qualify.

How to apply

Please send you CV and a covering letter explaining why you would like the job and your suitability via the apply button.