Age Group Coach (Full-Time)

Job Description:

Location: 895 Miamisburg Centerville Rd, Washington Township, OH, USA

The WTRC Sharks Swim Team, based in Centerville, OH, is looking for a positive, energetic, flexible, passionate, team-oriented and self-motivated coach to lead our Tiger (11-13 yr olds), Hammerhead (6-8 yr olds) and Lemon Shark (6 and Under) groups.  The WTRC Sharks are a Volunteer Parent Board run 501-3(c) non-profit organization. We train at the Washington Township Rec Center (25 yard, 8 lanes) throughout the year, as well as, outdoor training at local pools (25 meter and 50 meter, 6-8 lanes) during the summer.

 

The ideal candidate will have a strong knowledge of stroke mechanics and training techniques. This candidate will also be able to communicate effectively and timely with the coaching staff, swimmers and parents as needed.

 

This is a full-time position with some stipends available. The Sharks cover/reimburse approved meet travel expenses, certifications and continuing education.  Salary will be commensurate with experience.

 

Duties for the coach include, but are not limited to: 

*Motivating swimmers of all ages to be great in a positive way

*Planning and implementing a seasonal plan for the Tiger (including dryland), 

Hammer and Lemon Shark groups

*Assisting with any other groups as needed

*Administrative duties, such as, meet entry, social media postings and email 

 communication

*Monthly Safe Sport group Meetings

*Attending staff meetings as scheduled

*Attending swim meets locally and out of state (Indiana and Kentucky mostly). 2-3 per  

 month

*Attending Sharks’ team functions (Banquet, JO Party, etc.)

*Attending swim clinics at local summer league pools in the area. (June-July only)

 

Requirements:

*Must have, or obtain prior to start date, all relevant USA Swimming coach certifications 

 (Adult & Pediatric/Child CPR and AED, Safety Training for Swim Coaches, USA 

 Swimming Background Check, Athlete Protection Training)

*Must pass Washington Township Background Check

*Preferred, 2 years USA/YMCA coaching experience with 12 and Under 

 swimmers

*Must have/demonstrate professionalism, decision making skills, a willingness to follow 

 directives from Head Coach, Asst. Head Coach and/or Board.

*Must have basic working knowledge of Team Unify and Social Media platforms or be 

 willing to learn

*Must have a desire to learn and continue coaching education

How to Apply

Evan Mulliken

Head Coach

[email protected]

Contact Information

Evan K Mulliken

895 MIamisburg Centerville Rd

phone: 937-581-0187

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