HEAD AGE GROUP COACH

Applications due 12/11/20

Job Description:

Location: 100 Arboretum Lane, White River Junction, VT, USA

The Upper Valley Aquatic Center is full multi-purpose Aquatic and Fitness Center with multiple pools located in beautiful White River Junction, Vermont.  We seek a dynamic, experienced year-round Head Age Group Coach.  We are a Level 1 USA Swim team with 140 swimmers. Over the past 10 years our team has had 2 Olympic Trial Qualifiers, 4 National Qualifiers, 1 National Junior Team member, 50 plus Sectional Qualifiers, a Bronze medalist at the 2015 World Junior Championship in Singapore, and more.

The Head Age Group Coach will attend and coach practices and swim meets, with the focus on developing our 12 and Under groups.   The Head Age Group Coach serves as part of the Facility Leadership Team, and fills the role of the Head Coach when he is away.  Benefits include facility membership, 401K, vacation, holiday, sick time off and Life and Disability Insurance.

 

Qualified applicants should have the following:

  • USA Swimming Certified in good standing
  • ASCA certified, minimum Level 2 preferred
  • 4 or more years of swim club coaching experience preferred
  • Capable of developing and working with swimmers on proper stroke technique, introductory dryland and goal setting
  • Knowledgeable with Team Unify and HY-TEK software, as well as Word, Excel and Power Point
  • Excellent organizational and administrative skills
  • Strong oral, interpersonal, public speaking and written communication skills, including social media posting
  • With the assistance from the Head Coach, develop and mentor 4-5 part time age group coaches
  • Cultivate a culture of fun, interactive and highly competitive atmosphere that motivates swimmers to attain and surpass their goals and expectations
  • Ability to positively interface with parents and parent committee to help run fund-raisers, special events, team banquet
  • Demonstrate a commitment to coaching the sport of swimming and continuing their professional education.

 

Salary is commensurate with experience. Supplemental income is available through private, semi-private, and group lessons if one chooses.

 

How to Apply

Please submit resume with cover letter and salary requirements: [email protected]

Contact Information

Scott Ellis

phone: 802-296-2850