Assistant Age Group Coach (Full-Time/Part-Time)

Applications due 07/31/23

Job Description:

Date posted: December 7, 2022

Location: 5513 Southwest Parkway, Austin, TX, USA

We want to add a (Full-Time & Part-Time) coach or two to our rock star staff. The assistant age-group coach is responsible for on-deck instruction and coaching of swimmers. Responsibilities include assisting the head coach, associate head coach, and head developmental coach with day-to-day operations. Every position at Austin Swim Club upholds principles that are central to the mission of Austin Swim Club by modeling behaviors that reflect our team values, identity, and culture. As of now, we are looking to bring in Full-Time Salary with benefits and part-time coaches.

 

Required Qualifications: 

  • ASCA Level 2 or higher is preferred
  • Understands and supports a long-term athlete development model
  • Current in all required USA Swimming certifications
  • Background in competitive swimming
  • Well-versed in high school swimming, meet manager & team manager
  • Proven success coaching novice, age group, and senior-level swimmers

Knowledge/Skills

  • Passion and enthusiasm for competitive swimming and a “desire to excel” professionally
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Recognition of the value of every swimmer and the “developmental” nature of Age Group kids
  • Excellent communication and administrative skills
  • Strong core values that include respect, trust, and integrity

Expectations

  • Develop and follow a comprehensive season plan
  • Deliver a practice with high energy
  • Work all home meets (4-5 on avg per season)
  • Assist with groups as needed when coaches are gone at meets/Vacation
  • Coach a few masters practices throughout the week
  • Expect to lead our Silver Group (Top 10&Unders with B times aspiring for A times) 
  • Coach a high school team during the high school season
  • Expect to work mornings & evenings
  • Attend staff meetings at our headquarters office next door to the pool once a week
  • Attend all meets your swimmers are competing at

Benefits for Full-Time (Paid by the club)

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Financial support for the coach’s education
  • Salaried position based on experience
  • Relocation bonus available
  • Quarterly bonus tbd
  • Participate in strength training classes & masters workouts free of charge

Expected Start Date: The start of long-course is ideal but can be flexible

 

 

 

How to Apply

All candidates, please email Head Coach with a resume & three references at [email protected]

Contact Information

Adrian Damasco

5513 Southwest Parkway
Austin, TX 78735