We are currently looking for an enthusiastic, reliable and friendly Squad Coach to join the team.
We are seeking applicants who enjoy swimming, love working with children through to young adult athletes and want to teach the skills and attributes of competitive swimming and water safety to others.
To be successful in this position it is essential that you have the following:
Previous experience in a similar role
ASCTA Bronze license or higher
Ability to program and conduct squad sessions
Support our affiliate swim clubs and attend designated swim meets
Current First Aid
Motivated to deliver outstanding customer service
Flexible availability, including nights and weekends
The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a capacity to deliver the following essential skills:
Design, create and deliver a squad program and pathway to achieve the outcomes and expectations of the centre, parents and swimmers with a diverse range of ages, abilities and needs
Ensure safe, efficient and cost effective operations of the squad program within company guidelines.
Actively promote the squad program.
Monitor progression of swimmers through the squad program to identify talented swimmers and encourage participation in the higher levels of the squad program.
You may be required to work mornings, evenings and weekends and attend competitions throughout the year and must be empathetic to the needs of the swimming and water safety program and other user groups in the facility
Demonstrating the ability to work effectively both independently and as a strong and valuable part of the team.
The ideal applicant will possess the following experience / qualifications / skills:
Energetic, innovative and decisive coaching style
Previous experience and success in a comparable role
Excellent verbal communication skills
Swimming Australia Coaching qualification or equivalent
Current CPR Certificate
Working with Children Check
Australian Citizen or Current Working Visa
Being part of Aquastar Swim Schools team comes with other non financial benefits including: