Head Coach Position Full Time - West Dunbartonshire SC

Posted on November 12, 2021


Organisation: West Dunbartonshire Amateur Swim Club

Location: Clydebank Leisure Centre, Vale of Leven Pool, Meadow Centre.

Salary: Circa £28,000 dependant on experience

Hours: 35 hours including pool time and administration.


Formed in 1914, West Dunbartonshire Amateur Swimming Club (WDASC) is seeking to appoint a suitably experienced leader as Head Coach to their ambitious programme. The Club operates out of Clydebank Leisure Centre and The Vale of Leven Swimming Centre, with the possibility of pool time at the Meadow Centre in Dumbarton. During the summer months, the club also organises open water sessions based in Loch Lomond for all levels of swimmer. With a growth potential to reach 270 swimmers and a vibrant coaching team, WDASC is well positioned to reach its ambitious targets over the next few seasons. WDASC wishes to engage with an equally ambitious, driven, and influential leader as Head Coach.

West Dunbartonshire Amateur Swimming Club (WDASC) is a competitive swimming club with squads training across the authority. Established in 1914 we have a rich history of success, competing at every level from Mini Leagues through to the Commonwealth Games. Our Vision is to inspire individuals to be the best version of themselves they can be by creating an environment focusing on; excelling, enjoyment and lifelong participation.

As Head Coach, you will lead the development of the swimmers and coaches in the club, providing a vision, leadership and expertise for ongoing improvement across all squads. Key responsibilities include; providing technical direction for the club, coach development, planning and delivering pool sessions, organising session cover and attending appropriate competitions.


For a copy of the job description and/or an informal discussion about the role please contact current Club President - Susan Johnston on 07910057538.  To apply for the position, please submit your CV and a covering letter detailing how their skills and experience fit the job description to wdascpresident@gmail.com  

 Closing date- Monday 22nd November at 12 noon. 

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