November 08, 2021

Terenure Swimming Club in Dublin have an opening for a Swim Ireland Level 2 Swimming Coach to join the team as an Assistant Coach.

Reporting to: Head Coach and Club Management Committee

Qualifications Required (essential):

  • Minimum of Swim Ireland Level 2 Swimming Coach
  • Up to date Swim Ireland / Sport Ireland Safeguarding Level 1 certification
  • Up to date Garda vetting through Swim Ireland
  • Current Swim Ireland coach licence
  • Up to date CPDs

Qualifications desired (not essential):

  • Level 2 Swimming Teacher certification
  • Strength & Conditioning Certification (CSCS, UKSCA)

Job Spec

Assistant Coach role

3 – 5 coaching sessions per week + Administration duties (Approximately 10 hours per week) ++ Gala assistance (desired)


€30 per coach session / €20 per learn to swim session

€ TBC Administration duties contract

Skills required:

  • Organisation
  • Leadership
  • Adaptability
  • Excellent communication
  • Brilliant time management
  • Team player
  • Athlete-centred coaching approach

Skills desired:

  • Sufficient with Excel / PowerPoint
  • Knowledge of programming swimming training plans (mesocycles – macrocycles)
  • Able to use Performance Analysis software (NacSport, Dartfish etc)

To apply for this role, please email David Williamson via

Download: Assistant Coach Job Spec