Full Time Assistant Coach

Job Description:

Date posted: April 4, 2022

Location: Mizzou Aquatic Center, Columbia, MO, USA

Columbia Swim Club is looking for an energetic coach to help us grow our program.

Duties and Responsibilities
• Coaches swim team members in competitive swimming and strength development techniques.
• Focuses on developing Age Group swimmers of all ages.
• Assists with other swim team member duties as necessary.
• Plan, prepare and conduct Age Group practices in accordance with the Head Coach & Head Age Group Coach developmental training plan.
• Assist Head Coach & Head Age Group Coach with planning seasonal practice and meet schedules.
• Exemplify the structure, philosophy and direction of the CSC program.
• Supports collaborative relationships with community organizations. Establish a local presence and reputation within the Missouri Valley LSC and Central Zone via clinics and volunteering.
• Demonstrate exceptional communication and motivational skills with children, taking into consideration varied social, emotional and physical attributes, possess an attitude of inclusion and team building.
• Responds to swimmer, parents and community inquiries and complaints in a timely manner and demonstrates strong administrative, communication and organizational skills.
• Coordinate and develop group goals and curriculum.
• Evaluate individual swimmers’ performance in meets and re-evaluate training/goals for group/individuals accordingly and maintain up-to-date performance reports on age group athletes.
• Assist Head Age Group Coach in planning, coordinating, and facilitating team tryouts and swimmer assessments for group placement.
• Attend all scheduled swim meets, staff and parent meetings, and team functions as required including home meet set-up and tear down responsibilities.
• Ability to fill in for other coaching groups as needed and other duties as assigned
• Understanding of various social media platforms for promoting team communication.
• Assists in the marketing and distribution of program information, including creation and production of materials
• Establish and maintain social media platforms, team website, meet management and team management software programs.
• Work with Head Coach & Head Age Group Coach to design and implement seasonal strength plans for all CSC Age Group swimmers.
• Responsible for effectively assessing swimmers and communicating group movement throughout the season.
• Ensures compliance with all regulatory standards including Federal, State, and local.
• Prioritizes workload to manage multiple priorities.
• Uses problem-solving skills to meet goals.
• Enhances professional growth by participating in educational programs, current literature and/or workshops.


Based on experience and qualifications

How to Apply

Send resumes and references to Gary Galbreath

[email protected]


Gary Galbreath

PO Box 269

Columbia, Mo 65205

Contact Information

Gary Galbreath

P.O. Box 269
Columbia, Mo 65205

phone: 9376574986