with Denver Swim Academy
with RACE Aquatics Swim Club
HEAD SWIM COACH
RACE Aquatics is seeking a qualified applicant for a full-time salaried Head Coach for USA Swimming Club Team and High School programs. RACE is a USA Swim Club founded in 2007 and is part of Kentucky Swimming LSC. RACE is a 501c3 non-profit organization overseen by an elected Board of Directors.
RACE Aquatics currently has over 120 swimmers throughout the year and offers 8 different training levels. RACE operates a year-round program out of a new 8 lane 25-yard pool and has access to a 50-meter facility for summer long course season. The ideal candidate would be able to start on or before October 1, 2018.
Bowling Green, Kentucky is located approximately an hour north of Nashville, Tennessee and less than two hours south of Louisville, Kentucky.
Job Responsibilities Include:
•Serve as primary on-deck coach of senior level training groups and high school programs.
•Develop seasonal training plans for individuals and groups.
•Hire (with board approval), manage and support assistant coaching staff including
-Manage staffing as approved through budget
-Coordinate stroke and training principles throughout all levels
-Oversee group placement and group advancement of athletes
-Serve as on-deck coach of lower level training groups as needed
-Work cooperatively with the Board of Directors as an Ex-officio member to
◦Develop and Administer the team budget
◦Create and execute a shared vision for RACE growth and success
◦Communicate professionally and regular with coaches, athletes, and parents
•Manage Swim Lesson program
•Prefer 5 yrs. + experience as a Head Coach
•ASCA Certified, Level 3 preferred
•Experience leading and mentoring assistant coaching staff
•All certifications current and in good standing with USA Swimming
•Strong coaching acumen, including solid knowledge of stoke technique and training physiology
• Experience in writing and implementing weight training and dryland programs
•Proven success coaching, motivating and inspiring swimmers at all levels
•Bachelor’s degree preferred
•Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
•Clear, cooperative and tactful communication style
•Strong personal values including honesty, respect and integrity
•Passion and enthusiasm for competitive swimming and youth mentoring
•Personal desire to succeed professionally and advance the team as a whole
•Experience with HyTek and Team Unify
•Legal authority to work in the United States and able to pass background checks. RACE offers a competitive compensation package.
•RACE Aquatics is an equal opportunity employer.
• Salary range is $35,000-50,000 depending on experience and benefits
To apply: Please email cover letter, resume and three professional references to Chuck Wolfram at [email protected]
with Unified Aquatics Club
Unified Aquatics Club is looking for an assistant age-group coach who will be working with our Short-Course swimmers September-March. This coach will be working in the evenings Monday – Thursday and Sunday afternoon.
UAC also has about one meet per month in which the coach would need to be available. USA Swimming certification will be paid for by the club.
Previous experience working with children in an instructional and/or athletic setting. Excellent communication skills required and someone that likes to work with swimmers between the ages of 8-12.
with YMCA of Central Florida (YCF)
The YMCA of Central Florida (YCF) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Head Age Group Coach. This will be a leadership role within our six county, multi-site age group swim program. This position reports directly to the Director of Competitive Swimming and will be primarily located at the Rosen YMCA Aquatic Center in Orlando, Florida.
-Work with Director of Competitive Swimming to design quadrennial and seasonal plans for Age Group and Developmental programs.
-Assist with planning meet schedules and practice schedules.
-Demonstrate strong and reliable communication skills to parents and swimmers, including, but not limited to, meet deadlines and information meetings.
-Demonstrate professional and courteous communication skills when interacting with parents, coaches and facility staff members.
-Responsible for effectively assessing swimmers and communicating group moves.
-Mentor and manage all lead and assistant age group coaches.
-Work with Director of Competitive Swimming to conduct bi-monthly age group staff meetings.
-Schedule and perform all annual evaluations for age group staff.
-Maintain daily office hours in addition to coaching responsibilities.
-Must maintain all appropriate certifications.
-Help plan, develop and implement programs to market program into the community.
-Help maintain team records and prepare monthly reports regarding practice attendance, etc.
-Responsible for meet entry deadlines, posting meet information, and all age group entries.
-Four-year college degree
-Eight to ten years coaching experience with at least five years in a leadership role
-Have experience in dryland training for long-term athletic development
-Have a working knowledge of Hy-Tek software
-Must be current in all requirements to be a USA Swimming member coach.
-Must possess integrity, strong communication skills, and a passion to coach swimmers in a process first manner.
Along with a highly competitive pay structure, the Y of Central Florida provides an excellent working environment and great benefits, including:
- Affordable and quality healthcare (medical, dental, vision options).
- Short Term and Long Term Disability provided at no cost to the employee.
- 12% Employer funded retirement plan after two years of service with immediate vesting and the ability to add additional earnings from first day of employment.
- Complementary YMCA membership for employee and household.
- Generous paid time off package.
- Career enrichment and advancement opportunities with an innovative and growing organization. The YMCA is one of the nation’s most valuable and recognized nonprofit brands.
- A challenging, fun and cause-driven work environment with creative, talented and diverse individuals.
The YMCA of Central Florida is a Drug Free Workplace and is committed to the policy of Equal Opportunity prohibiting discrimination in employment because of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, political affiliation, age, genetic information, disability or veteran status.
For more information about the Y of Central Florida please visit us at ymcacf.org.
with Loggerhead Aquatics
Loggerhead Aquatics – a Florida Swimming LSC/USA Swimming club team located in northern St Johns County (a southern suburb of Jacksonville, Florida) is looking for Full Time Lead Developmental Age Group coach with a passion for competitive swimming, and is ready to excel with our team.
This position will mostly work as a coach for swimmers age 6-11 years old.
The salaried position requires a candidate with excellent communication, teaching and people skills. Candidate must help promote our team culture with a positive attitude and passion for teaching stroke and racing techniques. Must be patient, and an excellent role model for swimmers of all ages. This is a full time salaried position and the salary is commensurate with experience.
Must be a USA Swimming Coach in good standing (or the ability to get credentials).
Competitive swim coaching experience is required.
Competitive swimming background is highly desired.
Ability to work afternoons and evenings, plus an an average of two meets per month.
Be a team player and work towards the advancement of our swimmers development.
Ability to coach novice through advanced age group swimmers.
Oversee communication for developmental training groups.
Ensure coaches are teaching the desired curriculum.
Help with new swimmer tryouts/evaluations.
Position is available immediately.
with Culver City Swim Club
A community based swim club with a very substantial novice program and a small size competitive group (approximately 50 competitive age group swimmers).
Location: Culver City, California
Culver City Swim Club is looking for an assistant coach (for age group) with USA Swimming certification for a competitive program. This position has growth potential. This person will have a passionate desire to teach technique and to motivate swimmers to reach their full potential.
CCSC is looking for an individual who works well with others, is passionate about swimming, can work in a collaborative setting with others, and has strong communication and people skills.
This individual will be dedicated to working with children who have the love of swimming. He/She will help them with the fundamental skills necessary for success and readiness for lifelong swimming.
Start Date: 8/20/18
with Upper Main Line YMCA
The Upper Main Line YMCA (UMLY) swim team is seeking an experienced part-time lead coach for our 9-12 year-old age groups. The candidate will play an integral role in our team, which is nationally ranked in YMCA swimming and a USA Swimming Bronze Level team. The successful candidate will oversee the training and development of our age groups 2 and 3. This person will be responsible for some administrative duties in addition to leading 2-3 part-time assistant coaches. Hours will vary.
• A minimum of at least 3 years of age-group coaching experience.
• ASCA level 3 certification or equivalent is preferred.
• Bachelor’s degree is also preferred.
• The successful candidate should also possess strong leadership, communication, organization skills
• The candidate must be able to adhere to the YMCA vision/core values.
Salary is commensurate with experience; YMCA membership; paid YMCA/USA Swimming certifications; and reimbursements for meet expenses. Continuing education opportunities exist. The desired start date is as soon as possible. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.
Interested candidates can contact Head Swim Coach Lou Petto at [email protected]
with Florida State University
Job ID: 44012
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Department: Department of Athletics – Swimming
Assists the Head Swimming Coach with personnel including hiring and supervision of staff, undergraduate/graduate assistants, and volunteers and their responsibilities, budgeting, scheduling, travel, meals, recruiting, coaching, scouting, purchase and care of equipment, giving appropriate direction to student-athletes as it relates to academics, while adhering to all ACC, NCAA, Athletics Department and University rules and regulations. In keeping with the University policy for equal opportunity and pluralism, the coach will provide a climate and culture that brings together and promotes through education, for all individuals regardless of their background, race, origin, gender, culture, religion, beliefs or physical or mental abilities.
Assists the Head Swimming Coach in implementing policies and guidelines for all swimming personnel and student-athletes. Design academic guidelines for student-athletes within the framework of NCAA, ACC, Athletics Department, and University rules and regulations.
Assists the Head Swimming Coach in determining the scope and purpose of the swimming program. Assists with establishing and implementing recruiting, academic, athletic, and community service policies for student-athletes. Assists with the swimming summer camp. Maintains current skills and techniques in coaching, recruiting, training, and general management of a Division I-A intercollegiate sport program while adhering to Athletics Department, university, ACC, and NCAA rules and regulations.
Assists the Head Swimming Coach in the direct supervision of all student-athletes that participate in the swimming program. Provides leadership and instruction in a student-athlete’s personal and athletic development, to include counseling in academic, disciplinary, and personal matters, when appropriate. Assists the Head Swimming Coach in supervising support staff to include paid, volunteer, undergraduate, and graduate assistants to ensure their compliance with applicable Athletics Department, University, ACC NCAA rules, policies and procedures. Provides training and guidance as appropriate.
Internal business contact for this position may include contact with sports information, facilities marketing, Seminole Boosters, game operations, academics, sports medicine, equipment, student services, and compliance staffs. Public contact for this position may include public speaking to various booster groups, alumni, university and community members, media, and recruits and their families.
A Bachelor’s degree and one year coaching experience at the high school level or above. Successful experience as a graduate assistant or intern in an athletic program is acceptable for up to one year of experience. Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. Experience coaching swimming and diving.
This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.
Criminal Background Check
This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.
Tobacco Free Campus
Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.
Equal Employment Opportunity
An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU’s Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf
CYPRESS FAIRBANKS SWIM CLUB FULL-TIME AND PART TIME COACHING POSITIONS – SEEKING HEAD SITE COACHES AND AN ASSISTANT COACH
with CYPRESS FAIRBANKS SWIM CLUB (Fleet)
Cypress Fairbanks Swim Club (CFSC), located in NW Houston, is expanding into a new location and filling a current location position. We are looking to bring on a Head Site Coach to lead our new location, primarily working with swimmers between the ages of 8 and 14. We are also looking to fill a second Head Site Coach position at one of our current locations, primarily working with swimmers between the ages of 8 and 15, along with an additional part-time assistant coach position. Currently we’re seeking one full-time Head Site Coach, a second Head Site Coach, which is slated as a part-time position, but may evolve into a full-time position based on site enrollment, and a part-time assistant coach.
At least four years coaching experience, preferably at the age-group level (ages 8-14);
Working knowledge of TeamUnify;
Excellent time management skills;
Excellent customer service and decision-making skills;
Excellent verbal and written communication skills; and
Full-Time Compensation and Benefits: Competitive salary, excellent medical insurance, retirement, vacation, paid professional certifications and training, travel, and outfitting. Also, there are additional opportunities for compensation through private lessons, clinics, and camps.
with Whiteland Community HS & potential club team
Whiteland Community High School is seeking a head swim coach (boys & girls) for the upcoming school year. Other expected duties will include developing a feeder system that includes a youth swimming club, swim lessons, and working with the middle school team. This position will also include becoming our pool director to organize pool activities, work with maintenance department on care, and schedule pool usage and life guards.
Ideal Candidate will have the following:
Previous high school coaching experience (preferred)
Swimming experience in college
Worked for or owned a swim club
Whiteland Community High School is located just 20 minutes south of Indianapolis is a progressive, growing, suburban school district. Previous coach has built our club and high school teams into a competitive group and we are looking to build on that foundation.
with Prime Aquatics
We are looking to hire an Age Group Coach that would lead, design and foster systematic growth in our 11-14 age group program (all skill levels) while working within the team’s mission, vision, and core values.
Essential Job Tasks Include:
- Abide by the USA swimming code of conduct, and PA policies and procedures
- Plan, prepare, and conduct the 11-14 age group swim and dry-land practices in accordance with the Head Coach
- Positively motivate athletes while developing athletes to the next level of swimming
- Attend meets assigned to work
Preferred Qualifications include:
The successful candidate will have all required USA swimming certifications and 3-5 years of coaching experience. The coach must be passionate about swimming, have outstanding knowledge of technique and training design, strong communication skills, willingness to work hard and achieve team/individual goals, and a vision to help PA grow and excel.
Based on level of experience
For more information please contact Head Coach Carl Jones @ [email protected]
About Prime Aquatics
Prime Aquatics has been around for 40+ years, also known as BLAST and BAC. PA is located in Maryville TN, at the base of the smoky mounts, 15 minutes outside of Knoxville. We have fostered some talented swimmers in the past including Olympian Claire Donahue. Our team has a rich history and is rebuilding after our home site was demolished in the spring of 2016 click here for more info.
Shortly after some families in our community pulled together to invest in a structured tent to place of a country club pool (8 x 25M facility). This investment saved the program, since then, the pool structure has been able to regain membership (+50 in two years) and advance swimmers back to the national stage. We have also been able to offer new programs to help the community get involved in swimming.
with The YMCA of Metropolitan Washington
The YMCA of Metropolitan Washington is one of the largest charities in the DC area. The Y serves as an anchor in the community offering programs and services encompassing youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility.
The YMCA Bethesda Chevy Chase is in search of a dynamic Swim Coach that can bring passion and enthusiasm to our amazing Aquatics department!
The basic function and scope of responsibility include, provide supervision and direction of a safe, positive and organized competitive swimming program following the philosophy and goals of the YMCA of the USA and YMCA of Metropolitan Washington Aquatic programs, that will support youth development in spirit, mind and body, strengthen family support and encourage social responsibility. Ensuring that the primary responsibility is the safety of participants during practice sessions.
The essential duties and responsibilities of this position would include, ensures adequate safety procedures are in place for all practices times. Communicates directions and/or corrections in a clear and concise manner. Maintains practice control and discipline at all times. Coach must be in proper attire (bathing suit, t-shirt and shorts) and on pool deck at least five minutes before start of swim practice. Maintains rosters and attendance records. Designs and delivers practice sessions that teach competitive swimming stroke skills and train swimmers in preparation for competition.
Education, Certification, Skills, and Experience:
Must be 17 years of age
Obtain YMCA Swim Coach Certification within three (3) months of hire
Will be required to complete the YMCA Principles of YMCA Competitive Swimming and Diving within first year of employment
Obtain ASCA (American Swimming Coaches Association) level 1 certification- The Foundations of Coaching within first year of employment
Must have the physical ability to meet all prerequisites for Lifeguarding
Must be able to lift and move around objects of 40 pounds or more
Must be able to stand or sit on the pool deck for up to 4 hours
Must be able to actively teach the YMCA competitive swim program in the water
Must be able to communicate clearly with both children and adults
Ability to see and hear participants in distress or asking for assistance
The YMCA of Metropolitan Washington is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
with Macalester College
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Macalester College, a NCAA Division III member of the Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference, is accepting applications for the position of Head Men’s & Women’s Swim and Dive Coach. This position will be responsible for leading and directing all phases of a successful and competitive Swim and Dive program.
Direct and lead all phases of a successful and competitive Swim and Dive program
Organize, prepare, and conduct safe and strategic training sessions and competitive strategies
Execute appropriate coaching decisions during practices and competitions that ensure the welfare, health, safety, and success of the student athletes representing their program
Develop a successful recruiting plan that shows results for recruitment, yield, and retention
Oversee, monitor, and balance the budget and all financial operations of the Swim and Dive program
Arrange and supervise transportation, lodging, and meals in connection with off-campus competitions
Hire, supervise, and evaluate assistant coaches for the Swim and Dive program
Represent the College and its athletics program with honesty, integrity and sportsmanship at all times, to various institutional programs and students, parents, the general public, alumni and external agencies
Develop a positive, professional relationship with officials, league personnel, and coaching colleagues
Direct and/or assist with the preparation and event management needs at home competitive events in Swim and Dive
Assist in the coordination of special events including recruiting, alumni, Mac Hac, and student-athlete recognition functions
Work with other athletic departments to provide an outstanding work environment
Work in an effective manner with other departments to aid in the development of a positive student athlete experience
Bachelor’s degree required, Master’s degree preferred
3 – 5 years of coaching experience required, college coaching experience preferred, head coaching experience preferred
Must have valid certification in NCAA rules test, CPR/AED, First Aid and Safety, Bloodborne pathogens safety, and van driver certification
Knowledge and appreciation of a liberal arts education and an understanding of the role athletics and recreation play in a college committed to academic excellence and cultural diversity
Previous experience developing competitive, effective, sustainable, and results oriented recruiting programs
Effective teaching methods; excellent leadership, organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills; and willingness to work on projects with faculty, administrators, and staff
Must be proficient in computer based technology, including recruiting data management software
Demonstrated knowledge and ability to work within the framework of Macalester College policies, MIAC (Minnesota Intercollegiate Athletic Conference) regulations, CWPA and NCAA Division III philosophy and rules
Ability to manage and organize information necessary to the operations of the Swim and Dive program, including organization of recruiting records
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with other departments to ensure a positive student-athlete experience
Ability to work creatively and collaboratively with faculty, staff, students, and parents from diverse ethnic, cultural, and socioeconomic backgrounds
with Goldsboro Family YMCA
This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit, charitable organization committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Under the direction of the Program Director, the Competitive Swim Director is responsible for the management of the competitive swim programs in accordance with the rules and regulations set forth with the YMCA of the USA, USA Swimming and the Goldsboro Family YMCA. The position needs to possess knowledge of competitive swimming and the ability to teach techniques instruction for all ages and abilities. The director is expected to form positive relationships, mentor as appropriate and effectively communicate with coaching staff, swim team members, swim team parents and the YMCA Community. The Director also must be in agreement with the mission of the YMCA and be willing to carry it out.
The Goldsboro YMCA Sharks Swim Team ranges between 65-100 athletes throughout the year and is supported by 4 assistant coaches. Our athletes train in a 8-lane 50 meter Olympic pool with a removable bulkhead. Our athletes currently range from first year swimmers to YMCA National and USA Futures qualifiers. Our facility typically hosts 3 USA swimming competitions a year and has been the host site to many high level championships such as Masters, Senior and Age Group state.
Our facility is also home to 7-Wayne County High School teams consisting of over 300 athletes. We run up to 8 high school meets a season on top of our USA hosted swim meets.
- Supervise, develop and oversee operations of competitive swim team and Wayne County High School Swimming.
- Hire, train, supervise and evaluate staff. Maintain a quality and professional staff.
- Develop training philosophy that is appropriate for each level of competitive swimming.
- Develop a well-rounded competitive aquatic program that develops well-rounded swimmers.
- Responsible for total management of swim team including:
- Schedule swim meets, team building events, coordinate logistics (i.e. work with parents committee in securing volunteers to run meets, etc.)
- Supervise entire swim meet activities including warm-ups and events; ensure the safety of the swimmers.
- Attend YMCA and USA Swim Meets, clinics and LSC/YMCA league meetings as required.
- Responsible for coordinating times for swim practice schedules (including Wayne County High School Swim Teams) with the Aquatics Director that will not conflict with member programs.
- Attend and participate in program activities, staff meetings and staff trainings.
- Assist with community events such as Healthy Kids Day, Open Houses and Annual Community Support Campaign.
- Participate in YMCA workshops, trainings and seminars that will enhance professional growth.
- Share responsibility for the success of the overall Association performance and help maintain a positive image for the YMCA.
- Demonstrate and model the YMCA’s four core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility.
- Exhibit personal and professional behavior in a manner consistent with the best interest of the Association, so as not to bring discredit to the Association.
- Cooperate, work effectively and congenially with all YMCA staff members, volunteers, and members of the Association.
- Perform such other job-related duties as may be periodically assigned by the Supervisor.
- Bachelor’s degree in related field preferred or equivalent combination of education and experience
- ASCA Level 3 or Higher
- First Aid, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, Swim Coaches Safety Training.
- Preferred certifications include YMCA/ American Red Cross Lifeguarding, Principles of YMCA Competitive Swimming and Diving.
$35,000.00 – $38,000.00