Head Coach at Royal Tunbridge Wells Monson Swimming Club

Posted on June 15, 2020


Head Coach at RTW Monson SC 

Organisation: Royal Tunbridge Wells (RTW) Monson Swimming Club 

Job title: Head Coach - Level 3 

Job Type: Permanent 

Working Hours: Full time on self-employed basis 

Location: Tunbridge Wells and Tonbridge, Kent 

Salary: Competitive, based on qualifications and experience 

Closing Date: 30 June 2020, interviews early July 2020 

Start Date: 1st September 2020 

RTW Monson SC is one of the leading competitive swimming clubs in the South East of England, with longstanding success, many National Champions, GB Para swimmers and two Olympians.  We are a friendly inclusive club, with high aspirations to compete at national and international level.  This year Monson was top of the medal table at the Kent County Championships, finished second in the 2019 Kent Junior League and secured an amazing 5th place at the B finals of the National Arena League 2019/20. Monson is a 

SwimMark accredited club with 250+ members across the Learn to Swim programme, swimming squads and Water polo sections. 

Candidate requirements: 

         A level 3 UKCC (or equivalent) coach to lead, inspire and motivate the next generation of swimmers 

         A leadership figure for our club 

         Performance Squad coach with direct responsibility for all elements of our top squad 

         An individual to lead the coaching direction of our competitive pathway within the club, preparing swimmers for County, Regional, National and International competitions. 

The successful candidate must also be able to: 

         Be a strong team leader and player who is highly self-motivated 

         Manage, support and develop a team of coaches and teachers 

         Have an ability to identify, nurture, support and develop swimming talent 

         Demonstrate their ability to deliver a world class training programme, for swimmers with a variety of abilities and aspirations 

         Assist the committee to develop the club as a whole 

         Work with swimmers, coaches, the committee and parents to sustain a positive environment and club ethos. 

         Attend targeted competitions and develop and maintain our club competition calendar 

         Liaise with parents and the club committee on matters relating to swimmers and club development 

In return, we can offer a competitive salary, depending on your level of qualifications and experience, and an exciting role which provides opportunities to help shape the future of both the club and our elite swimmers.  You will be supported by a team of coaches, teachers, the committee, volunteers and parents who are forward thinking and ready to help and work with you to take the club forwards. 

For more information, including a comprehensive job description and person specification, or to apply send your CV to Vicky Turton, Club Secretary at secretary@rtwmonson.org. Please also provide a covering email explaining your reasons for applying and what you can bring to the post.

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