Hertsmere Flyers Head Coach Vacancy

Hertsmere Flyers  Swimming Club, trains out of The Venue, in Borehamwood, Hertfordshire  is looking for a new part-time head coach. We wish to appoint an excellent communicator to lead our coaches and to coach our Performance swimmers within the club.

We are looking for a dynamic and self-motivated individual, qualified to UKCC Level 3 (or Level 2 qualified, actively working towards Level 3), to join the club as head coach. This opportunity has arisen following the departure of our current head coach who is due to leave in May 2014.

We wish to appoint an excellent communicator and someone with the drive to continue the recent development of the club and lead and develop our excellent  coaches/volunteer coaches. The club presently has a membership of c120, and includes masters, Regional and County swimmers, and is Swim21 accredited.. The club is committed to professional development of our coaches and successful applicants must have a detailed knowledge of talent identification and long term athlete development.

Key duties will include:

  • Setting the coaching strategy
  • Leading and directing the workload of the coaching team as approved by the club
  • Attending meetings and providing professional support to the club committee on swimming matters
  • Leading a squad with responsibility for coaching performance swimmers
  • Attending and coaching at meets throughout the year at various locations
  • Working with other coaches, volunteers, parents and swimmers.
In the first instance can you email your CV along with a summary of why you are interested in the position to Caroline Foote, Vice Chair on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .