Bluefish Swim Club- Head Age Group Coach

Job Description:

Date posted: August 3, 2022

Location: 481 Carew Street, Springfield, MA, USA

Bluefish Swim Club (ABF) is seeking the right candidate to fulfill the role of Head Age Group coach program wide.  The essential role of this position is to serve as the head coach for all Age Group Programs within ABF at both the Attleboro and Springfield locations while continuing to promote the mission and vision of the program.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

  1. Coordinate and lead workouts for the Age Group Programs
  2. Oversee and Schedule all assistant Age Group Coaches
  3. Reviewing and finalizing of meet entries for the Age Group Programs
  4. Attend competitions (Local and Travel)
  5. Ability to travel between both team sites on a regular basis
  6. Season planning for age group program (swimming/dryland)
  7. Handle team inquiries and schedule evaluations and placements
  8. Assist with administrative duties on the team website as needed
  9. Assist with team hosted competitions in an operations role
  10. Assist Head Coach(es) with the Senior group practice
  11. Maintain all required certifications and remain in good standing with United States Swimming

Skill Requirements

  1. Teamwork
  2. Relationship Management
  3. Critical Thinking
  4. Independent Thinking
  5. Energetic Leader
  6. Interpersonal Skills
  7. Continuing Education of Coaching and Training
  8. Excellent Communication Skills (both verbal and written)
  9. Proficient in Team Unify

Educational Experience and Requirements

  1. 3-5 years coaching at the age group level or 1-3 years head coaching experience
  2. USA Swimming Certifications
  3. Current USA Citizen

Applications due by: 8/22/22

Start Date:  ASAP but no later than 11/1/22

How to Apply

Interested Applicants should apply by sending a Resume, Cover Letter, Statement of Philosophy, and 3 coaching references to Nick Rice at [email protected].  Questions on the position can be sent to the email address or call (719) 238-2382.

Contact Information

Nicholas Rice

phone: 7192382382