Kilmarnock Acrobatic Gymnastics Club – Recreational Gymnastics Manager
Approximately 12 hours per week (from 4pm onwards during weekdays, and weekends at any time)
Are you passionate about gymnastics and enthusiastic about sharing your skills and knowledge with others? We are seeking a dedicated and experienced level 2 coach to join the team at Kilmarnock Acrobatic Gymnastics Club (KAGC).
KAGC is committed to equal employment opportunities regardless of age, sexual orientation, gender, pregnancy, religion, nationality, ethnic origin, disability, medical history, skin colour, marital status, genetic information or parental status.
- Implement effective training programs tailored to the age, skill level, and goals of gymnasts.
- Deliver high-quality coaching sessions, focusing on skill development, technique, and safety.
- Inspire and motivate gymnasts to reach their full potential and develop a love for the sport.
- Provide constructive feedback and guidance to athletes, helping them overcome challenges and improve their performance.
- Ensure a safe training environment by adhering to all health and safety guidelines.
- Organise, manage, and feedback on coach audits and observations.
- Provide guidance, mentoring and direction to all staff and coaches.
- Support and advice on class requirements, any foreseen gaps and coach shortages, ensuring classes are adequately covered by the right team members.
Qualifications and Skills:
- Proven experience as a gymnastics coach, preferably working with athletes of various ages and skill levels.
- Strong knowledge of gymnastics techniques, training methods, and progressions.
- Excellent communication skills to effectively instruct and motivate gymnasts.
- Ability to adapt coaching strategies to accommodate different learning styles and individual needs.
- Demonstrated passion for promoting physical fitness, well-being, and sportsmanship.
- Relevant certifications – Scottish Gymnastics or British Gymnastics level 2 coaching certificate is required.
Why Join Us:
- Opportunity to work with a dynamic team of gymnastics professionals in a well-established facility.
- Competitive salary commensurate with experience and qualifications.
- Professional development opportunities to enhance your coaching skills and stay up to date with industry advancements.
- Chance to positively impact the lives of aspiring gymnasts and help them achieve their goals.
- Vibrant and inclusive work environment that values collaboration, growth, and mutual support.
We are a club for all and welcome applications from diverse backgrounds.
To apply, please submit your CV outlining your relevant experience and why you are passionate about coaching gymnastics to email@example.com. We look forward to reviewing your application.