AGUA Full-Time Age Group Lead Coach

Applications due 07/10/21

Job Description:

Date posted: June 1, 2021

Location: 555 E 90th St, Manhattan, New York, NY, USA

Asphalt Green Unified Aquatics (AGUA), located in New York City, is seeking an experienced and energized full-time coach to be the lead group coach of 12 & under swimmers. Successful candidates will be determined, driven individuals who are ready to commit to our core values, goals, and mission (aguaswim.com).

AGUA is a USA Swimming Gold Medal Club that has achieved Level 4 Club Recognition and is home to 300+ athletes. Our alumni include Olympic medalists and USA Swimming National and National Junior Team members. We are located on Manhattan’s Upper East Side with a satellite program in Battery Park City (www.asphaltgreen.org). The team is focused on excellence and inclusion, with a robust scholarship program and institutional support.

Responsibilities:

  • Primary coach for Upper East Side Age Group 1 & Age Group 2. 15-20 hours of on-deck coaching per week; assist other groups as needed including those at our Battery Park City location.
  • Collaborate with AGUA coaching staff to implement, expand upon and re-enforce our established training curriculum.
  • Participate in travel/swim meets as required.
  • Foster strong communication throughout AGUA including with parents, coaches and athletes.
  • Plan and execute team-building and social functions.
  • Perform assigned administrative tasks relating to the team and Asphalt Green.

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of coaching experience
  • Working knowledge of Team Unify and Meet Manager
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • A member in good standing with USA Swimming

Other Desired Qualifications:

  • Collegiate swimming experience
  • Club level swimming experience
  • Film/video knowledge
  • Enthusiasm and desire for continuing coaching education

 

How to Apply

Please email a cover letter and resume to [email protected]

Contact Information

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