Posted: 19 February 2020

Renfrew Baths Amateur Swim Club
Job Type:
Current training hours: 5 hours per week (Thursday 7.30pm-9.30pm; Saturday 1.30pm-4.30pm)
£12/hour for normal training sessions
Closing date:
20 March 2020
Interview date:
30 March 2020

Renfrew Baths ASC is looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and motivated Assistant Head Coach to help lead and develop the club Junior programme. RBASC is a family-friendly, competitive swimming club with 75 swimmer ranging from age 7 to 18. The Club competes at all levels, from Friendly, Graded and Development levels, through to District level. This role will involve attending competitions outwith regular working times and zones as directed by the Head Coach, certain expenses will be covered depending on the meet.

Applicants should hold a UKCC Level 2 Coaching qualification as a minimum. The main requirements of the role are as follows:

• To assist the Head Coach and lead the development of our Junior swimming programme. Creating and developing your own session plans in line with the head coaches overall programme.

• To work with the Head Coach to ensure swimmers are achieving their development goals; To support volunteer coaching staff in their development and delivery.

• To adjust and develop session plans and ensure other coaches are delivering the programme in a consistent manner.

• To attend agreed competitions as part of the contract as directed by the Head Coach

The successful candidate will need to be a good communicator and motivator to develop our swimmers effectively and be able to work positively with our existing coaching team, poolside helpers and Committee. You will demonstrate good coaching practice ensuring a consistent approach towards technical standards and will be required to join the PVG scheme to comply with all Child Wellbeing and Protection regulations. The club are looking for an immediate start for this role and applicants should submit their CV together with a letter of introduction by the above closing date to the email address below.