Age-Group Coach Gators Swim Club of Orange County, California

Applications due 12/31/16

Job Description:

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 3 years prior coaching experience as a USA Swimming certified coach
  • Must be current on all USA Swimming coach membership requirements
  • Must be in good standing with all USA Swimming safety and background check requirements

Responsibilities:

  • Support, develop and show measurable success at coaching groups 3, 5 & 7 at Santa Margarita Catholic High School (please visit website for more group information – www.gatorsswimclub.com) and work in cooperation with the team director to identify direction and objective for each group.
  • Coaching responsibilities will start at 5:00pm and end at 7:00pm, Monday – Friday.
  • Develop a season plan inclusive of swim meets, team building activities, parent communication and milestones that you expect to achieve for each group.
  • Complete swim meet entries in a timely manner taking into consideration the individual needs of each swimmer entered in the meet.
  • Attend swim meets that include the participation of swimmers that you coach.
  • Coordinate goal meetings with each swimmer and align coach/swimmer goals for the season.
  • Attend monthly coach’s meetings and share best practices.
  • Attend monthly committee meetings when requested to do so.
  • Develop and maintain a dryland program that includes age-appropriate activities that will help in each swimmer’s core strength development.
  • Attend and support team activities that may be outside of the coaching realm.
  • Take attendance at each practice.
  • Communicate effectively with the administrative staff
  • Communicate any time-off that does not fall within the vacation time description in the benefits section.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Salary commensurate with experience (Range between $12.50 – $25.00/hr.)
  • Generous swim meet stipend
  • Medical benefits*
  • 2-week vacation built in to coordinate with end of season
  • Personal time-off allowance
  • Continuing education opportunities

*Medical benefits active after 90-day probation period conclude

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter, resume, 3 references and a brief description of your coaching philosophy to Team Director Felipe Delgado at [email protected]

Contact Information

Felipe Delgado

23854 Via Fabricante Unit G4
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

phone: 949-388-4545