We are seeking a passionate swimming coach committed to motivating and developing athletes ranging in ability from novice to state and national levels. The applicant must be enthusiastic, patient and focused on technique. The preferred candidate will have a demonstrated knowledge of high-performance best practice, including awareness of developing trends in coaching technique, skill development and program growth.
The Swim Coach reports directly to the K-12 Head Swimming Coach and will work closely with other casual swim teachers.
The Swim Coach will work, before and after school sessions and swimming carnivals.
Knowledge and ability to pre-plan and develop lesson structures.
Conduct swimming lessons and junior development level sessions to meet the defined needs of the students.
Assist the Head Swimming Coach to ensure awareness of all educational programs provided and promote them in a positive manner.
As a swimming coach be responsible for safe, efficient, and effective implementation of programs and policies of the pool and to ensure the resources are most effectively utilised.
To be responsible for the maintenance of equipment, cleanliness of storage area and setting up and putting away of all equipment required for lessons.
To implement the pool’s guidelines on safety procedures and operation to ensure a genuine concern for users’ safety.
Adhere and support to Cranbrook’s policies and procedures
A minimum of Australian Bronze Level coach qualification (or international equivalent)
Current CPR and First Aid
Working with Children Check
Current license to drive a bus preferable.
Coaching experience in a school environment
Completion of ASADA - Pure Performance Online e-learning modules and certificate.
Completion of Play by the Rules (Child Protection and Harassment and Discrimination) modules and certificate.