June 09, 2021

St Fiacc's Swimming Club in County Carlow seeks a swimming coach with a minimum qualification of Swim Ireland Level 2 Swimming Coach to become their new Head Coach.


Job Title: St Fiacc’s Swimming Club Head Coach

Reporting To: St Fiacc’s Swimming Club management committee

Location: Graiguecullen Pool Carlow, Co. Carlow & K Leisure Pool Athy, Co. Kildare

Hours: 10-14 per week approximately

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of Swim Ireland level 2 coaching swimming
  • Up to date Swim Ireland/ Sport Ireland safeguarding level 1 certificate
  • Up to date Garda vetting through Swim Ireland
  • Current Swim Ireland coaches license
  • Strong Leadership and mentoring skills
  • Strong understanding of the technical aspects of all strokes, start and turns
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good planning and organisation skills
  • Team Player

Skills Required:

  • Strong Leadership and mentoring skills
  • Strong understanding of the technical aspects of all strokes, start and turns
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Good planning and organisation skills
  • Team Player

Main duties

  • Develop Athletes skills in preparation for advancement through the club’s squad programme and competition structure
  • To assist and support swimmers to achieve their full potential
  • Prepare and deliver session plans for your squad(s), in conjunction with the St Fiacc’s swimming club plan.
  • Attend galas and training camps appropriate to your squad(s) when necessary
  • Produce and deliver an annual coaching and competition plan for your squad(s)
  • Comply with Swim Ireland Safeguarding young people policies and procedures
  • Comply with St Fiacc’s Swimming Club constitution and rulebook
  • Continue to work with and support the Regional Programme
  • Continue to work with the Regional Pathway Development Coach
  • Continue to work within the SI Club Cluster Programme
  • Ensure your Swim Ireland coach license is kept up to date


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APPLY TO: Please email your applications, outlining any relevant experience, to St Fiacc’s Swimming Club Committee via: stfiaccssc@gmail.com

CLOSING DATE FOR APPLICATIONS: 30th June 2021


St Fiacc's Swimming Club Contact Details

Chairperson: Sandra Kavanagh / Club Secretary: Martina Sheehan

Email: stfiaccssc@gmail.com

Website: http://www.stfiaccs.ie/