Role : To help teach and coach people of all ages and abilities to develop swimming skills, technique and confidence in the water.
Primary focus on moving swimmers from learn to swim to gain confidence and skill and into the competitive sphere. Skills ?
Enthusiastic and positive attitude towards swimming ? Good communicator ? The ability to inspire confidence and motivate swimmers ?
Perseverance and patience ? The ability to encourage people and put them at ease in and around the water? An understanding of how to differentiate and balance a group in a coaching session Main Duties ?
To plan and deliver lessons ensuring adherence to the HYDRA Aquatics curriculum ? Ensure safe provision of all equipment and ensure it is used correctly ?
Make sure safety standards are followed in sessions and undertake risk assessments ? Identify participants’ abilities and encourage them to reach their full potential ?
Plan and deliver sessions appropriate to the level of swimmer ? Provide explanations and demonstrate swimming techniques ?
Correct faults in swimming techniques and identify ways to improve performance ? To be a positive role model, creating a positive and fun environment in which to motivate and encourage children and adults to participate in swimming ?
Evaluate sessions and give feedback ? Regularly assess each participant’s ability and progress ? To constantly update, manage and complete your attendance records ?
Work alongside the Head Coach and other Coaches to ensure that participants are able to progress to their full potential.