Swim Coach position, Turkish Swimming Association


The Turkish Swimming Federation (TYF) has an opening for a SWIM COACH to lead the junior swim program at HPC or National team.

Job Title: Swim Coach
Employer: HPC or National swim team
Notice Date: 2013
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Location: Turkey
Website: www.tyf.gov.tr

A young, driven coach who shows a passion for swimming is required to lead the junior swim program at HPC or National team. A focus on a career in swim coaching and the ability to thrive on working in a fast paced team environment is essential. Experience in working with young children and adults from a variety of cultural backgrounds and demonstrating composure under pressure is important for this position. A proven track record in inspiring and training swimmers to achieve performance gains is valuable.

Applicants need to demonstrate the ability to assist and support our existing swim coaches across a level of abilities and to be administratively sound. Outstanding communication (written and verbal), problem solving and customer service skills are required.
The Swim Coach position involves:

• Coaching entry level competitive swimmers in the Turkish swimming federation
• Assisting in the National swimming camps
• Being flexible in availability, including nights, weekends and public holidays.
• Working under the guidance of the National Head Swimming Coach, Head Coach of HPC, Technical Director and Manager of TYF

A coaching certification or equivalent is required. It is also recommended that applicants have a background in sport science and learn to swim teaching experience.

If you are motivated by this position and the opportunity to develop a career in swim coaching please contact TYF National Team Manager Mr. Erdem Sezer per  email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it with your resume, cover letter and 2 references.