Posted: 08 June 2022

Elite Squad Assistant Coach/Lead Academy Coach

Organisation:
The Royal School
Location:
Wolverhampton
Job Type:
Full-Time
Salary:
£18525 (this includes a £6000 accommodation benefit)
Closing date:
27 June 2022
Duration:
Permanent

Elite Squad Assistant Coach/Lead Academy Coach vacancy

 

 

Section:

Swimming Club

Salary Range:

£18525 (this includes a £6000 accommodation benefit)

Responsible to:

Head Coach/Principle

Hours of work:

Full time

Status of position:

Permanent

 

Start Date:

1st September 2022

 

 

 

Application closing date

Midday 27th June 2022

 

The Royal School swimming programme is dedicated to providing opportunity and encouragement for all of its swimmers to make an uncompromised commitment to the pursuit of excellence.

 

The Role

 

Plan and deliver sessions for the Academy Squad whilst developing the program. In support of the Head Coach, deliver sessions for the Elite Squad.

 

  • In partnership with the coaching team, motivate, lead and set the standard for all swimmers in the club
  • Have involvement in all planning and delivery throughout the club
  • Maintain and enhance great communication throughout the club          
  • Attend regular coaches’ meetings
  • Assist in ensuring that all coaching sessions are covered during coach absences
  • Support and develop volunteer coaches working within the programme
  • Attend all designated meets
  • Create & maintain a personal development plan to ensure continual professional development
  • Maintain an excellent working relationship with local clubs in the county and region
  • Ensure compliance with Swim England policies including welfare and child protection
  • Ensure all administration is completed within deadlines

 

 

 

 

Essential Qualities/Qualifications

 

  • Ability to motivate and lead
  • Driving licence
  • Level 1 coach
  • Computer skills
  • Safeguarding & Protecting Children
  • DBS/ Eligible to work with children

 

Desired Qualities/Qualifications

 

  • Level 2 coach or higher
  • Dryland qualification
  • NRSTC or Pool Lifeguard
  • First aid

 

 

Benefits include

 

Accommodation (individual apartment) inc of utilities, bills, washing etc

Full board

Pension 5% contribution from The Royal School

5 weeks annual holiday

All CPD in line with PDP

Laptop

Mobile phone

Competition expenses covered

Mentorship

 

Visit our website www.rwssc.co.uk or social media for further information.

Please complete and return your

  • Application
  • CV
  • Covering letter

to lcallaway@theroyal.school by midday on the 27th June 2022.

If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact ms@theroyal.school