Posted: 15 November 2018

Bridge of Don ASC - Gold Squad Lead Coach

Bridge of Don ASC
Job Type:
up to 5 sessions per week
Competitive rate of pay
Closing date:
03 December 2018

Due to recent growth, Bridge of Don Amateur Swim Club [BODASC] are looking for qualified swimming coach to lead our Masters Squad. This is an exciting opportunity to deliver squad sessions within a competitive programme in Aberdeen.

Positions available:

  • Gold Squad Lead Coach [up to 5 sessions per week] competitive rate of pay

Main Functions:

  • Carry out your duties in a professional manner and be able to cover other squads when required
  • Attend competitions to provide feedback and support to swimmers and other coaches
  • Follow codes of conduct and child protection policies
  • Provide a yearly plan to the head coach and to ensure that sessions plans are prepared and evaluated
  • Attend training and coaches meetings when required
  • Attend feedback meetings [1:1s] with the Head Coach and undertake 1:1s with junior coaches where required
  • Communicate with all swimmers, parents and other participants of the sport in a polite, professional and friendly manner
  • Complete any task that is considered necessary to ensure the effective running of the club
  • Committed to supporting the pathway from Learn to Swim through the club squads and into UoA [University of Aberdeen Performance Swimming]

Qualifications & Professional Membership:

  • Membership of SASA
  • Qualified to UKCC Level 2 Coaching/Swim Teacher or qualified to Level 1 and prepared to undertake relevant training to successful qualification at Level 2
  • PVG Membership for Regulated Work with Children or willingness to obtain prior to a formal offer of employment being made

How to apply:

Please send your CV to Kelly Finnie, Head Coach at

Any informal enquiries can be made to the contact as above

The closing date for receipt of applications is 5pm on 3 December 2018