Posted: 12 January 2022

Highlands Swim Team Central Coach and Inverness ASC Head Coach - Joint Role

Organisation:
Highland Swim Team
Location:
Inverness
Job Type:
Full-Time
Hours:
35 per week
Salary:
£26,000 p/a
Closing date:
11 February 2022
Interview date:
14 February 2022

HST & Inverness ASC are seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic and motivated Coach to oversee, coordinate and progress successful development swimming in the central Highlands and specifically Inverness. Our joint mission is to equip our swimmers to achieve their full potential.

We believe the best way to achieve this is to support our coaches in their own development so that our swimmers receive the best possible coaching. Inverness ASC is a friendly, ambitious and competition focused club and are now looking to further develop their entry level and performance development squads. As Head Coach, you will continue to lead the development of swimmers and coaches in the club, providing a vision, leadership and expertise across all squads.

Highland Swim Team (HST) is a composite team based in the Highlands of Scotland comprising of six home clubs – Inverness, Nairn, Tain, Wick, Thurso & Lochaber. HST is a training and competitive composite team who are looking for a coach to work with its central clubs (Inverness, Nairn & Tain) and in conjunction with the regional club coaches.

HST is looking to develop the swimmers from home clubs onto a performance development pathway. Responsibilities include providing technical direction for the club/team along with, coach development, planning and delivering pool sessions, organising session cover (utilising additional voluntary coaches) and attending competitions.

Attendance at appropriate competition will also be required as part of the job role and will be inclusive of the full-time status. Further information and Application Process For a copy of the Job Description, further information and/or an informal discussion, please contact Stephen Laurie (HST Chair) on 07921 711721.

Applicants should send a CV along with a covering letter addressing how their skills and expertise fit with the Job Description and Person Specification.

Email Application to: chair@invernessswimmingclub.co.uk