Assistant Coach

Job Description:

Date posted: June 6, 2022

Location: 14300 Minnieville Road, Woodbridge, VA, USA

Prince William Swim Club is looking for a part-time energetic assistant age group coach who will be working with swimmers between the ages of 5 and 12.  Start date will be Monday August 29th 2022.

The purpose of the Assistant Coach is to aid the Head Coach in the development of the swimmers, through mastery of swimming skills, knowledge of the sport, and goal setting. Swimmers of all ages on the team should gain an understanding of good sportsmanship, confidence, and these core values: responsibility, caring, respect, and honesty.

Job Duties:

  • On deck/pool coaching: between 4 and 8 hours per week depending on availability and group schedule
  • Create and conduct workouts for age group and developmental swimmers
  • Attend all assigned swim meets (average of 1 weekend per month)
  • Attend coaches’ meetings and be able to work with a diverse coaching staff
  • Participate in team events such as designated social functions, parent meetings and events related to the swimmer’s welfare
  • Establish and maintain communication with athletes and parents
  • Responsible for coaching 2 practice groups
  • Perform other duties as needed or assigned by the Head Coach

Requirements and Compensation (negotiable):

The ideal candidate has:

  • Competitive swimming background a plus
  • Possess or be willing/able to obtain USA swimming’s coaching certifications
  • Be able to pass a pre-employment screening and background check
  • Ability and willingness to work with parents as part of the swimmer’s development
  • Preferably one year of experience as an age group coach of a swim team or two years of Swim lessons instruction (group lessons)
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Compensation:

  • Based on experience
  • Approved expense reimbursement for travel
  • Approved reimbursement for USA swimming’s certifications

 

How to Apply

E-mail a cover letter and resume to [email protected]

Contact Information

Lorena Caballero

phone: 703-730-5550