Age Group Coach

Applications due 04/06/24

Job Description:

Date posted: March 13, 2024

Location: Cactus Park, 7202 E Cactus Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85260, USA

SCOTTSDALE AQUATIC CLUB is seeking a highly motivated and energetic coach to fill the role 11-12 Director. The ideal candidate will have high energy and passion for swimming, be charismatic and personable, be knowledgeable about technique and stroke mechanics of the sport and be willing to help drive club growth. This coach will support and carry out the mission of Scottsdale Aquatic Club and the philosophy of the Head Coach.

Experience Expectations:
–Up to date USA Swimming credentials
–5-7 years coaching experience (at least 3 years leading a top 11-12 age group)

–Strong communication skills with swimmers, parents and coworkers
–Ability to manage assistant coaches
–Knowledge and ability to teach technique and stroke mechanics
–Knowledge and to set up a training plan
–Ability to create strong connections with swimmers and parents
–Seek knowledge and experience to grow as a coach
–Ability to work with different ages and ability levels
–Experience/knowledge of technology (video, social media, etc)

Job Expectations:
–Work with the Head Coach to design and plan training
–Lead age group program in pursuit of State Championships
–Attend weekly staff meetings
–Lead coach committees to help club growth and development
–Maintain positive and encouraging environment for the age group program
–Develop comprehensive dryland and pool training for 11-12 division
–Manage 11-12 Division assistant coaches
–Manage 90-100 swimmers in the 11-12 Division

Job Requirements:
–USA Swimming registered coach
–Lifeguard certified (preferably Starguard)
–CPR/First Aid certified
–Coaches Safety for Swim Coaches
–USA Swimming background check completed and passed
–USA Swimming Athlete Protection training
–Knowledge of TeamUnify online team management program
–Travel to out of town meets as necessary
–Understand that this position will require working evenings and weekends

This is a great opportunity to work with a top ranked USA Swimming team. Professional growth opportunities available.

Full-Time position. Salary commensurate with experience.


How to Apply

If interested, contact Head Coach/CEO Scott Goodrich: [email protected]; 817.914.6653.

Contact Information

Scott Goodrich

phone: 8179146653