Development Swim Coach | Trinity Lutheran College

Part-Time, Permanent, Immediate start or by negotiation


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Coach developing swimmers from within the Trinity Aquatics Program – namely the Bronze Squad.
  • Work closely with the Head Swimming Coach to facilitate the efficient functioning and development of the overall Trinity Aquatics Program.
  • Develop swimmer technique in line with the Trinity Swim Model
  • Attend specified competitions and carnivals as set by the Head Swimming Coach.
  • Plan and implement training programs including water and land-based training sessions to advance the level of swimming in relevant training squads.
  • Help facilitate the transition of swimmers through the Trinity Aquatics Squad Pathway.
  • Contribute to an effective coaching structure, and actively engage in continuous personal development and the development of Trinity Swimming.
  • Any other duties as required by the Head Swimming Coach, Director of Sports, Business Manager, or Principal providing such duties are appropriate to the role.


Selection Criteria

  • Accredited swim coach with a minimum ASCTA Development Coach or Bronze Level Coach Licence or equivalent.
  • Previous experience in coaching school – age swimmers within a developmental pathway.
  • Must possess knowledge of long-term athlete development.
  • Can plan and implement training sessions in the water and on the land to produce the development of skills and performance.
  • Be committed to developing school – age athletes in line with the ethos and values of Trinity Swimming.
  • Display and instill strong and inspiring leadership qualities.
  • Be a strong team player, capable of integrating their own ideas with those in a broader organizational environment. This entails working closely with the Head Coach for the overall development of the program.
  • Be capable of planning and delivering against identified goals.
  • Be a self-starter capable of creating new ideas and implementing them.
  • Must have the drive, energy and enthusiasm for encouraging passion, enjoyment and achievement in swimming.
  • Be able to work in a team environment and support the Christian ethos of the College.
  • Must have a current Blue Card; or be eligible to apply for a Suitability Card for working with children. COVID-19 Vaccination Certificate and First Aid with CPR.


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Applications with covering letter, resume, names and contact details of two referees are to be emailed to the Principal at


Any further queries about these positions can be directed to Emma Cooper, People and Culture Advisor by calling (07) 5556 8248 or emailing


Applications close 4.00pm Wednesday 6 April 2022


Trinity Lutheran College is an equal opportunity employer