Assistant Swim Coach – MCAC – University Club of Palo Alto

Job Description:

Date posted: July 29, 2020

Location: Palo Alto, CA, USA

  • Coaching
    • Five to six UC Masters swim practices per week plus partial weekend swim meet coverage*.
    • Five to six Age Group (MCAC) swim practices per week plus partial weekend swim meet coverage*.
      • Organize and develop practice regimens.
      • Provide feedback to athletes and other coaches.
      • Uphold positive group dynamics along with challenging workload.
      • Work to build groups beyond current structure.
    • Four to five UC Sharks swim practices per week plus weeknight and weekends swim meet coverage*.
      • Work with swimmers at an introductory level.
      • Help maintain and build program to ensure UC Member satisfaction.
      • Guide Junior/Assistant Coaches in teaching proper fundamentals to younger swimmers.
    • Introduce weekly/bi-weekly Clinics for UC membership*.
      • Develop and lead various clinics for swimmers of all levels in the following areas:
        • Competition starts & Turns.
        • Stroke Technique.
        • Conditioning or Triathlete based swims.
        • Water Polo.
      • Lesson Instruction
        • Continue five to ten hours per week of lesson instruction.
        • Help train Assistant Instructors to teach proper methods while instructing swim lessons.
      • Administrative Duties
        • Provide timely email and phone communication to departmental notices and inquiries.
        • Assume individual and program billing assignments.
        • Assist with swim team entries for year-round and summer swim teams*.
        • Pool monitoring & sanitation duties.
      • Program Opportunities for Development
        • Introduce Learn to swim program.
        • Fitness classes and personal training.
        • Certified Pool Operator certification.
      • Professional Growth:
        • Aquatic Management available based on performance & membership service.

*when meets & larger group gatherings become available. 

How to Apply

Please email resume to Sarah: [email protected]

Contact Information

Sarah Gutierrez

phone: 6504932375 ext. 19