Dawlish Head Coach -Job Advert

Dawlish Swimming Club is looking for an enthusiastic and committed Head Coach to lead our coaching team.

About Us

At Dawlish SC we pride ourselves on providing a comprehensive swimming programme, that can take swimmers from their early years in Learn to Swim all the way through to high performance swimming at County, Regional and National competition. Our home pool is based at Trinity School, Teignmouth, is a four lane 25m facility that can convert between indoor and outdoor modes, complete with competition grade starting equipment. We also run a long course training session at Plymouth Life Centre.

We are an inclusive club that encourages sport for all, regardless of whether our swimmers want to swim competitively or for fitness.  Allowing members to get the most out of swimming, wherever their passions lie.

Job Description

Dawlish Swimming Club is a looking for an enthusiastic and committed Head Coach to lead our coaching team.

The successful candidate will be responsible for coaching our Junior and Senior squads.

The ideal candidate will have experience of coaching athletes to County, Regional, and National Standards, while bringing a passion for the sport and an inclusive atmosphere that encourages teamwork, enjoyment, and lifetime participation in swimming.

A Level 3 coaching qualification is desired, but consideration will also be given to candidates who hold a Level 2 Qualification.


  • Friendly and approachable.
  • Ability to communicate well with others.
  • Punctual and reliable.
  • IT Literate.
  • Self- motivated and able to motivate others.

The successful candidate will be employed on 28hrs per week contract. This includes attendance at galas when they arise.

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