Posted: 01 October 2018

Dundee City Aquatics - Development Coach

Organisation:
Dundee City Aquatics
Location:
Dundee
Job Type:
Part-Time
Hours:
TBC (12-14 hours p/week)
Salary:
Dependent upon experience
Closing date:
19 October 2018

Dundee City Aquatics (DCA) seek an age group development swimming coach passionate about teaching and motivating young athletes. DCA is a top-10 ranked Scottish club, with approximately 150 swimming members as well as a growing Learn to Swim Club and Diving Section. The swim club is currently divided into LTS, Bronze Feeder , Bronze , Silver , Gold/Gold + , National squads. The successful candidate will be expected to plan and deliver the training and coaching programme for the Silver and Gold Squads in consultation with the head coach.

Candidates must have minimum of UKCC level 2 qualification, or comparable. Must be an effective communicator with a positive attitude and must also be team oriented and willing to work with coaches, committee and parents. Duties include but are not limited to assisting in the development of  training plans, planning and administering training sessions, and providing consistent, specific feedback at practice and meets.

The role requires a commitment of approximately 12-14 hours a week training as well as competitions.  

Salary will be based on experience and the extent of the role and job description eventually agreed. DCA also covers expenses. 

HOW TO APPLY

Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume and three professional references to Head Coach / Club President at dcaheadcoach@gmail.com / dcaclubpresident@gmail.com