Head Coach – Vacancy

Position: Head Coach

Location: Great Yarmouth

Closing Date: 31st August 2018

Salary Remuneration: Package according to qualification and experience

Type of Contract: Self Employed


Background - Great Yarmouth Swimming Club has an exciting opportunity for a dedicated swimming professional to continue our successful swimming training scheme as Head Coach of the Club. The Club is Swim 21 Essential accredited with over 300 members, swimmers compete at County & Regional level. The candidate must be an enthusiastic, motivated and highly committed qualified swimming coach, who will be required to work closely with our volunteer team of Committee Members and existing team of experienced coaches and teachers.

Great Yarmouth Swimming Club will continue it’s commitment toward Swim 21


Attributes required: - ASA level 3 in Coaching (level 2 and working toward level 3 will be considered)

Ability to motivate and encourage swimmers of all abilities

Ability to motivate a team of swimming coaches and effectively manage the delivery of the training scheme

Ensure ongoing consistency in coaching approach throughout the Club

Excellent communication skills to engage effectively with club members, committee and parents

Commitment to attend galas throughout the season

Good administration skills and IT skills to present reports and proposals for the development of


Ability to formulate training and competition programmes to reflect the needs of all levels of ability and consistent with LTAD plan

An Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be carried out on candidates.


Please e-mail CV, or request for further information to Sue Lyons at secretary@gysc.org.uk

Closing     Date        31st August 2018