Age Group Lead Coach

Job Description:

Date posted: April 17, 2021

Location: Clark County, NV, USA

Position:                Age Group Coach

Club:                        Las Vegas Swim Club (Member of Southern California Swimming LSC)

Location:              Pavilion Center Pool, Las Vegas (Summerlin Area), NV

Job Type:               Part Time

Website:                www.lasvegasswimclub.com

 

Las Vegas Swim Club (LVSC) is seeking an experienced Age Group level coach to lead our Silver Group.  The Silver Group is comprised of experienced and highly committed Age group swimmers (ages 8-11) who are working to take their technique and speed to the next level.  Athletes in this group generally qualify for State and Junior Olympics.  LVSC is committed to promoting respect, hard work, and dedication, but in a family-like atmosphere.  Candidates should be excited to promote the values of our Mission Statement (bottom).

 

Job Responsibilities          

  • Four practice sessions per week after school and/or Saturdays, 90 minutes per session; Additional practice for Summer Season
  • Average of one meet weekend per month (when meets resume)
  • 2-3 Travel meets per year (expenses paid for by team)
  • Possibility for additional dryland and/or shifts with other groups
  • Coach is responsible for season plan, writing workouts, and meet entries for the group
  • Collaboration with Silver Assistant Coach
  • Communication with athletes and group parents is essential

 

Job Requirements

  • USA Swimming Coach in good standing
  • Must pass background check
  • 2-4+ years of experience working with Age Group athletes and/or teaching at the Elementary School level
  • Strong technical knowledge of swimming
  • Strong knowledge of Age Group level training in all strokes and distances
  • Strong communication skills
  • Positive attitude and patience

 

Preferred Skills

  • ASCA level 2 or higher certification
  • Experience with Team Unify
  • Physiology and/or exercise training experience
  • Experience training JO level swimmer 

 

How to Apply

Compensation is hourly and will be based on experience.  Interested candidates should contact Deborah Parrales: [email protected]

 

Contact Information

Deborah Parrales