Chicago Wolfpack Aquatic Club

Applications due 03/20/19

Job Description:

Location: 901 West Roosevelt Road, Chicago, IL, USA

CWAC- Age Group Coaches

Job Opening: April 2019

Based at: Whitney Young High School/University of Illinois Chicago

Job Description/ Purpose:

The Chicago Wolfpack Aquatic Club (CWAC) is looking for enthusiastic and energetic coaches to join our staff. We have positions open for a few of our state level, regional level, and developmental level groups. These positions would be part time employment with pay being either hourly or salary depending on experience.


The mission of CWAC is to embrace swimmers of every level and provide them with the best possible environment and resources, allowing them to progress from novice to the highest level of competition. The CWAC coaching staff strives to instill in swimmers an understanding and appreciation of such concepts as personal accountability, sportsmanship, teamwork, self-discipline, goal setting and goal achievement. These ideals will translate into each athlete’s success in training, competition and in life as they grow and develop into adults. The individual in this role will work to maintain these CWAC standards and work with the staff to ensure that all of the swimmers and families are having the best experience possible.

Key Responsibilities/Expectations:

  • 4-6 days a week of practices
  • Attend meets on weekends (normally 1meet a month)
  • Energetic, passionate, and committed to learning/improving as a coach
  • Ability to write and implement workouts
  • Knowledge of different training methods and ability to implement dry-land program
  • Work with the CWAC Head Coaches and take direction as needed
  • Be available for parent questions before and after practice on a regular basis
  • Review their swimmers’ meet entries
  • Communicate on a weekly basis with their group(s) via email

Minimum Requirements

  • Applicants must be current with all USA swimming safety and coaching requirements
  • Minimum of 2-3 years coaching experience or a significant competitive swimming background
  • Current First Aid and CPR certifications.                                                                                                                Pl

How to Apply

email resume and 3 references to [email protected]

Contact Information

David Gass