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Squad Coach - ASA Level 2 (or Level 1 working towards Level 2)

Organisation:
Hart Swimming Club
Job Type:
Permanent
Working Hours:
Part time
Location:
Fleet
Salary:
Dependent on qualifications and experience
Closing Date:
6th May 2019
Job Reference
HarsSquad

Hart Swimming Club, based in Fleet Hampshire, is looking for a Squad Coach. Responsible for coaching competitive swimmers, across a range of abilities, the successful candidate will plan and deliver a high standard of coaching in line with the head coach’s vision. We are looking for a coach who can motivate and inspire our swimmers to reach their full potential.

Hart SC is a friendly and fast growing club, of 220+ swimmers from age 7 to Masters; with swimmers achieving County, Regional, National and International success.

Qualifications:

  • Appropriate coaching qualification (minimum ASA/UKCC Level 2 or working towards ASA/UKCC Level 2) and proven record of coaching swimming.
  • Full valid UK driving license
  • DBS clearance and, if applicable, permit to work in the UK

Skills Required:

  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic, with the ability to build and maintain effective working relationship with all coaching staff, committee members and swimmers.
  • A high level of technical knowledge.
  • Good time management skills, ability to use time efficiently and effectively
  • Be an effective communicator and be comfortable talking with swimmers, fellow coaches and other key people and organisations.
  • The ability to motivate swimmers and communicate effectively. The ability to work both in a team environment and also alone.

Main Duties:

  • Plan, deliver and review sessions for swimmers in their squad.
  • Assist with coaching of other squads as directed by the head coach.
  • Attend competitions when requested.
  • Provide regular and appropriate information and reporting to the head coach on a regular basis, including training and swimmer reviews, project updates, and feedback.
  • Deal with enquiries and communication from swimmers and parents.
  • Abide by all policies and codes required by the club.

Personal Attributes:

  • Ambitious, self-motivated, driven and enthusiastic about development of swimmers to their full potential.
  • Flexible and adaptable to working hours.
  • A proactive and positive approach to your work, which may include additional hours to ensure the job is done to the best of your ability.
  • Reliable and approachable at all times. A team player.

How to apply

Please submit your CV together with a supporting cover letter to the Secretary, Hart Swimming Club using the apply button below

Contact email
secretary@hartsc.org