Posted: 11 February 2015

North Ayrshire ASC - Development Coach

North Ayrshire Amateur Swimming Club
Job Type:
Development Coach
20 hours/week
£12480 per annum
Closing date:
03 March 2015

We are looking for an individual who will be willing to play a key role within our salaried and volunteer coaching team to help us achieve our aims of strengthening the club through membership growth. This role will involve setting up and establishing a recruitment programme across North Ayrshire by linking up with the Learn to swim programme and local teaching clubs.

The successful applicant will also have overall responsibility for the development of new squads in Irvine and Arran which lead into the Performance squads within the club.

Key Tasks

  • Establish training squads in Irvine & Arran.
  • Supervise the coaching of new squads at Irvine & Arran pools.
  • Establish & develop sustainable links with KA Leisure swimming lessons programme and local teaching clubs at all pools across North Ayrshire.
  • Organise and deliver taster sessions
  • Identify people from lessons programme and teaching clubs to attend specific taster sessions.
  • Report to and communicate with Head Coach/Executive Committee
  • Accompany swimmers to appropriate galas


Ideally, the person will have a UKCC level 2 Coaching Swimming qualifications, previous experience working in a swimming club environment would be beneficial.


If you would be interested in coaching with North Ayrshire Amateur Swimming Club, please contact Stuart Commins, Club President on for further information.