Applications due 08/27/18
Location: 650 Southwest Campus Drive, Federal Way, WA, USA
POSITION: KING Aquatic Club, located in Federal Way, WA, is seeking qualified applicants for the position of an Age Group Coach. This position will work with novice and developmental swimmers generally under the age of 12. This position reports directly to the Lead Age Group Coach.
BACKGROUND: Established in 1966, KING Aquatic Club (KING) is a premier youth sports program in the Seattle-Tacoma Metropolitan area. KING is a USA Swimming year-round competitive swim team offering high quality professional coaching and technique instruction for swimmers of all ages and abilities. As a member club of Pacific Northwest Swimming and a USA Swimming Gold/Silver Medal Club, the goal of KING is to provide every member an opportunity to improve swimming skills and achieve success at his or her level of ability. From beginners to Olympians and everyone in between, we create an environment where excellence is inevitable and fun!
DUTIES: Establish and maintain relationships and open communication with swimmers and parents; Organize and manage daily practices Monday thru Saturday (3 hours per day on deck). Enjoy working with children between the ages of 6 to 12. You may need to be at a swimming meet once per month. Coaching must be done in a direction that supports the philosophy and direction of the team as established by the Head Coach, Jay Benner.
QUALIFICATIONS: Candidates must possess integrity, strong communications skills; and a passion for helping swimmers maximize their potential. Swim Coaching Experience and USA Swimming certified (required); College Degree (preferred); and Competitive Swimming Experience (preferred).
COMPENSATION: $15/hour or salary, depending on qualifications and experience. There are opportunities to coach high school and summer league for additional income. Will be mentored by 30 year coaching veteran, PNS Hall of Famer, and multiple time USA Swimming staff member – Jay Benner, along with coaches & former Olympic athletes Svetlana Karpeeva and Milorad (“Milo”) Cavic!
APPLICANTS: Applicants should submit a resume with references to: Milo Cavic, Lead Age Group Coach, at [email protected] .
How to Apply
Email Lead Age Group Coach, Milo, your resume and a cover letter at [email protected]