Swimming Coach

The Job

The Swimming Coach will be responsible for coordinating, designing and implementing training programmes for swimming team. These include, but are not limited to, utilizing scientific, medical and other athlete support services into the training programme to enhance training outcomes; monitoring athlete performance through comprehensive assessment and evaluation; preparing progress reports to HKSAPID; and assisting in the administrative matters related to local and overseas squad training and competitions.

 

The Requirements

The successful candidate should process a university degree in sports or its equivalent; a valid national level coaching certificates in swimming; a minimum of 3 years’ professional coaching experience and proven record of achievement in coaching swimming athletes at national level or its equivalent; ability to utilise sports science and sports medicine to add value to the training and coaching process; good command of both spoken and written English and Chinese; good interpersonal and communication skills; knowledge of disability sport is an added advantage.

 

Notes:

The appointee may be required to perform duties at different sites (including mainland and overseas) and work irregular hours, shifts and on Saturdays and Sundays; the appointee is requested to undergo Sexual Conviction Record Check.

 

Applications

Please send full resume with current and expected salary, contact telephone number, email and postal addresses, and availability to HKSAPID, Unit No. 2, LG/F, Lek Yuen Community Hall, Shatin, N.T. or email (hr@hksapid.org.hk).

 

Appointment will be on a fixed term contract. Applicants who are not invited for interview within two months may consider their applications unsuccessful.

All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.  Data collected will be used for recruitment and other employment-related purposes only.