Posted: 31 July 2014

Falkirk Otters Swimming Club-Assistant Head Coach

Falkirk Otters Swimming Club
Falkirk area
Job Type:
Assistant Head Coach
14 hours weekly plus weekend galas
Competitive rates depending on experience
Closing date:
12 October 2014

Qualifications required – UKCC Level 2 Coach

Closing date – 12th October 2014

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Falkirk Otters is a successful competitive swimming club who is a partner club of the F.I.R.S.T swim programme. We are looking to further enhance our coaching team by appointing an assistant head coach. In addition you will oversee a land conditioning programme.

The successful applicant will be responsible for Gold, Silver and Bronze squads, assisting the head coach and deputising in his absence. You will be required to plan and deliver a well structured, innovative and progressive coaching programme, ensuring a high quality of professionalism at all times. 

We are looking for a highly motivated, dynamic and enthusiastic individual who will share the clubs vision and will play an instrumental part in achieving this goal.

Skills and competencies

The successful candidate will :-

Develop swimmers at all levels to achieve their full potential.

Focus on the development of technique, motivate and encourage high performance.

Communicate effectively with swimmers, coaches, committee members, volunteer helpers and parents.

Show a willingness to embrace the clubs ethos and to contribute to its success.

Consider individual swimmers needs to maximise performance at galas.

Have good administrative skills.

This is a self-employed position and any offer will be subject to PVG clearance.

How to apply:

If you think you are the person who can fulfil this exciting new role please forward your C.V. to the club president, Alistair Johnstone at the email address below