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Vacant Coaching Positions

1. Head Coach - Kwinana Swimming Club

The Kwinana Swimming Club is seeking a dynamic, enthusiastic and suitably qualified Head Coach. The head coach will be repsonsible for all aspects of the Kwinana Swimming Club Squad Program including the overseeing of the quality of existing programs through the support and guidance of existing coaches. The Head Coach will be directly reportable to the Club's Executive Committee and as such will be paid for attending the monthly meeting and will be responsbile for implementing the relevant squad and coaching objectives of the 2015-2018 Kwinana Swimming Club Strategic Plan.

The successful applicant will continue to help drive the culture change of the Kwinana Swimming Club and set out to oversee expansion of the current program of which is mapped out within the Club's Strategic Plan. The applicant will be expected to coach the State Performance Squad and assist in delivering National Swimmers in the long term and as such be open to continued professional and personal development as well as set goals around sustainable squad growth.

The coach will be able to communicate effectively with the club committee, club coaches and external learn to swim staff. The coach should be effective in planning and preparation and be comfortable engaging with a diverse population. The coach should be in the process of gaining ASCTA Silver qualifications and currently hold at a minimum ASCTA Bronze Licence. A WA Working with Children Check, CPR Qualification and ASCTA Insurance will be necessary.

A full position statement will be listed on the Kwinana Swimming Club website: www.kwinana.swimming.org.au.

Closing Date: Wednesay, May 20th 2015 at 5:00pm WST

Commencement Date: Monday, June 29th 2015

Applications (Resume & Cover letter) and enquiries to: Ryan Whiddett (President - Kwinana Swimming Club) - kwinanaswimmingclub@gmail.com 

 

2. Assistant / Junior Coach - Kwinana Swimming Club

The Kwinana Swimming Club is seeking a motivated, enthusiastic assistant or junior coach to assist with the delivery of Fitness and Masters squads within the Kwinana Swimming Club Squad Program delivered out of Kwinana Recquatic Centre (WA).

The Squad Program will expand from June 29, 2015 when the centre reopens following major refurbishment and upgrades to the plant room, changerooms and upgraded pool space. The program has direct feed from the centre's learn to swim and outside school programs.

The coach will be responsbile for overseeing fitness squads from June 29, 2015 on an ongoing casual basis. As part of the fitness program, the coach will help adapt training sessions for triathletes, surf lifesaving competitiors and facilitate transition into Competitive squads should swimmers be identified and taking this approach. Additionally the coach will be responsible to overseeing the Masters Adult Squad program at the centre and therefore will gain experience coaching adult swimmers and those who compete up to a National level.

The coach will be able to communicate effectively with the club committee, club coaches and external learn to swim staff.

The coach should be effective in planning and preparation and be comfortable engaging with a diverse population. The coach should be in the process of gaining ASCTA qualification or currently hold AUSTSWIM or similar teaching qualifications as well as WA Working with Children Check, CPR Qualification and ASCTA Insurance.

Closing Date: Friday, May 29th 2015 (Commencement Monday, June 29th 2015.

Applications (Resume & Cover Letter) or enquiries to: Ryan Whiddett (President Kwinana Swimming Club) - kwinanaswimmingclub@gmail.com 

 

3. National Age Squad Coach - Rockingham Swimming Club

The Rockingham Swimming Club is a fast growing swimming club that has a proud history in excess of 60 years. Due to growth and development in the region, the head coach & club management sees an opportunity to improve the strength of its national age program.

Results over the past two years have seen a steady improvement with club rankings at national age/open and open water championships.

Further success will occur with the commitment & guidance of a dedicated career-­minded coach who is able to embrace a team culture that already exists within the club through the leadership of the Head Coach.

Closing Date: 12th June 2015

Click here for the Position Description and to apply.

 

4. Senior Coach - Mandurah Swimming Club

Mandurah Swimming Club is seeking the services of a qualified Swimming Coach to assume responsibility for Senior squad training.   The successful applicant will hold a recognised coaching qualification (Bronze level licence or higher) and will be registered with Swimming WA

During the renovation of the Mandurah Aquatic Centre, Mandurah Swimming Club is located at Aqua Jetty in Warnbro. The coaching commitment for the Short Course season would be six (6) sessions per week. 

The appointment of a Swimming Coach to this position would initially be for six (6) months, with the possibility of extension beyond this date and a pathway for advancement within the club.

Suitably qualified applicants should forward a letter expressing their interest and a CV to the President (Sian Pritchard) at sianandrob@aapt.net.au

Closing Date: 5.00pm 22nd May May 2015.  

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