Job Vacancy: Singapore Sports School

The Singapore Sports School is recruiting a sabre coach.

Job Description:

The trainer will be responsible for planning and implementing the training and competition plans for the group of assigned student-athletes and will also work closely with the Head Coach, Fencing Academy on the broader development plans of the Academy. The trainer will conduct regular meetings with student-athletes and their parents and submit written progress reports. Also, the coach will work with the General Manager, team of coaches in the Academy and external stakeholders.

Working hours

Monday to Friday: 6.30 am to 11.00 am and 3.00 pm to 6.30 pm

Saturday: 8.30 am to 10.30 am

Job Requirements:

Possess an international fencing coaching qualification recognised by FIE and/or have attended an FIE coaching course

At least 3 years of competitive coaching experience with athletes at all stages particularly with youth through to senior athletes in national or higher level environments and/or educational settings

A thorough understanding of the athletes’ pathway, especially in relation to the development of talent and knowledge of Long Term Athlete Development (LTAD)

Good administrative and organisational skills and be able to communicate well in English

Experience in teaching and possess a basic degree in Physical Education and/or Sports Science will be an advantage

Exhibit a personal philosophy and strategy for coaching aligning with that of Singapore Sports School

If you are a highly motivated, engaging and enthusiastic individual with an understanding of the needs of elite student-athletes and if you want to work and excel in a challenging environment, Singapore sports school invites you to join their team.

You should forward a detailed CV with a recent photograph, stating your academic/professional qualifications, working experience and current and expected salaries to sshr@sportsschool.edu.sg. Please indicate the job title on the subject heading of your email. (We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.)

Closing date: 26 Jun 2015

Potential applicants can apply for the job online here

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