Lead Coach – for SPEX Scholar Multiple Paralympic Games Gold Medalist Para Swimmer

SDSC is hiring a Lead Coach for SPEX Scholar multiple Paralympic Games gold medalist para swimmer.

The Role

The Lead Coach will work in collaboration with the Performance Director / National coach in designing and developing a world class individual programme that has, at its foundation, the support of innovative and driven sports science and sports medicine expertise.

The post holder will:

  • Be a driving force in the implementation and collaboration of programmes designed and structured to improve the athlete at a rate that she can maintain or advance present rankings statistically against all athletes within female the S2 classification.
  • Work in a manner that ensures the athlete’s welfare. Actively contribute towards maintaining a positive sports environment and culture.
  • Will create and maintain an environment that is empathetic to the needs and welfare of the athlete both socially and professionally within a positive and progressive sporting culture.
  • Share knowledge, experience and expertise, with other coaches and practitioners within the National programme.
  • Assist in the coaching and development of programmes for identified elite Para swimmers in Singapore.

We expect the Lead Coach to be able to demonstrate:

  • A successful track record of coaching Para swimmers, in multiple classifications, to medal success at Paralympic Games / World Championship events.
  • Use and excellent understanding, of sports science / sports medicine in an holistic programme from design to implementation, (including monitoring and interventions), that have led to performance improvements.
  • Possession of an internationally recognised coaching qualifications, along with extensive vocational success with Para swim athletes at the highest level.
  • The ability to build and maintain excellent working relationships with athletes, colleagues and others in the wider team.

Apply now at the MyCareersFuture website here.


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