Hanover Aquatics Head Age Group Coach

Job Description:

Date posted: July 30, 2021

Location: Mechanicsville, VA, USA

Head Age Group Coach

Mechanicsville, Virginia

Hanover Aquatics, Inc.

Listed July 28, 2021

Start Date Fall 2021

Specific Responsibilities of the Head Age Group Coach:

  • Promote an environment that fosters positive team relationships.
  • Provide social and emotional support for athletes and at the same time individualized attention to meet each athletes’ needs.
  • Conduct himself / herself as a professional, enthusiastic, and positive coach who exhibits respectful and effective teaching and communication skills.
  • Develop and execute a seasonal plan to include a training program, goal setting, and dryland routines.
  • Assist with team growth and marketing through various recruiting avenues.
  • Lead all Category 3 & 4 practices during weekday evenings and Saturday mornings.
  • Create meet entries for Category 3 & 4 swimmers.
  • Attend meets to include training, regional, state, and national level meets.
  • Meet entry submissions for all meets. Coordinate with other coaches and submit entries in a timely fashion. Communicate entries and meet information to entire team.
  • Maintain and update team records.


Candidate Requirements / Credentials:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience
  • Current USA Swimming coach certification in good standing with Athlete Protection Training
  • Minimum ASCA Level 2
  • At least three full years coaching experience
  • Safety Training for Swim Coaches or American Red Cross Life Guard certification
  • CPR/AED/First Aid certification
  • Criminal Background Investigation


Compensation: Package Includes:

  • Salary range: $28,000-$33,000,  commensurate with experience
  • Travel meet expenses
  • Professional dues
  • Continuing education budget
  • Paid vacation

Practice Hours (can vary due to school schedules):

  • Monday – Thursday: 4:15pm – 8:00pm
  • Friday: 4:15pm – 6:30pm
  • Saturday: 7am – 10:30am

How to Apply


Send cover letter, resume, and three professional references to [email protected].

For more information about our swim team visit our website www.hanoveraquatics.com.

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