Full-Time Age Group Site Director – YMCA of the Triangle Area (YOTA) Swim Team

Applications due 08/24/17

Job Description:

The YMCA of the Triangle Area (YOTA) Swim Team is seeking a career-minded age-group coach to serve as the full-time site director within our program at one of our 9 training sites. YOTA is a 650+ swimmer, coach run and directed program (no parent board) based in Raleigh/Durham, North Carolina.

Qualifications for the position include a minimum of least 3 years of age-group coaching experience. ASCA level 3 certification or equivalent is preferred. Bachelor’s degree is also preferred. The successful candidate should also possess strong leadership, communication, organization and administrative skills. The candidate must be able to adhere to the YMCA vision/core values and work towards fulfilling our YOTA Swim Team mission and vision. The successful candidate will oversee the training and development of our entire age group program at one of our 5 YMCA locations (within the structure and framework designated by our Head Age Group and Head Coach). In addition, this person will be responsible for the day-to-day training and development of 2-3 part-time assistant coaches.

Salary is commensurate with experience; in addition to a generous benefit package of full major-medical, disability, vision, and dental insurance; 12% retirement; paid vacations; YMCA family membership; paid USAS certifications; and reimbursements for meet expenses. Continuing education opportunities (clinics, conventions) also exist and are paid for by the club. The desired start date is as soon as possible. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

Team Achievements: YOTA is a perennial USA Swimming Silver Medal club, ranked in the top 20 of the Virtual Club Rankings, and is a Level 4 team in the USA Swimming Club Recognition Program. We continue to be a force at the annual YMCA National Championships. YOTA has a long tradition of producing outstanding swimmers and individuals, both on the national and international levels. During the past few seasons, we have qualified multiple swimmers for the US National Junior Team and the 2014 Youth Olympics, as well as a multitude of swimmers for 2016 Olympic Trials, 2017 World Championship Trials and the US Senior and Junior Nationals. We’ve also had several USA Swimming Top-16 ranked individuals and relays.

Location: The Raleigh / Durham area of North Carolina is annually named one of the top-25 most desirable places to live by numerous publications. Beaches are only a two-hour drive, while the mountains are only three. Surrounded by 3 major universities, the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area is an attractive area in terms of education, sports, and a wonderful lifestyle.

 

 

How to Apply

Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and 3 references to Head Coach Chad Onken, 801 Corporate Center Drive, Suite 200, Raleigh NC 27607 or [email protected]

Check out our website at http://www.yotaswimteam.org for further information on the YOTA Swim Team family.

Contact Information

Chad Onken

801 Corporate Center Drive, Suite 200
Raleigh, NC 27607

phone: (919) 719-9606