Assistant Performance Coach - South Tyneside Swimming Club

Posted on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 in News

Position: Assistant Performance Coach (Performance, Performance 12 and Under, A Squad & B Squad)

South Tyneside ASC, Tyne And Wear

Job Type: Permanent

Date: January 2019

Competitive Salary 10 hours per week

South Tyneside Swimming Club has been established since 1979 and has served the community of South Tyneside helping swimmers achieve potential at County, Regional, National and International Level.  We are currently looking to recruit an Assistant Performance Coach to continue our success at top level and ensure that the swimmers from our top three squads achieve their best potential.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Deliver sessions set by the coach and help swimmers improve and concentrate on technical areas and skills.
  • Assist and deliver strength and conditioning sessions set by an external provider, paying due care and attention to correct techniques and safety.
  • Assist the Head Coach in designing and implementing squad structure and criteria for movement between squads.
  • Create a fun, motivational and beneficial working environment to recruit, sustain and develop all swimmers within your care.
  • Occasionally attend, assist and coach at swim meets throughout the year.
  • To follow and promote the ASA Codes of Ethics and Conduct, the Club’s Code of Conduct, the ASA Child Safeguarding Policy and Procedures.  Work in accordance with relevant pool EAP and NOP procedures and the Club’s accident/incident procedures.

The Ideal Candidate

A Coach qualified to ASA UKCC Level 2 Coaching Swimming; committed to ongoing CPD and the Athlete Development Support Pathway. You will be capable of building relationships within the Club, schools and other clubs. You must have a current full UK driving license.


If you feel you are the right person for this role, please email a covering letter in support of your application and CV to A pdf version of this information containing a more detailed Job Description and Requirements Specification is available below.

Closing date: 11 February 2019

Job Details .pdf

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