Head Age Group Swim Coach

Applications due 08/15/20

Job Description:

Location: Southern Pines, NC, USA

The Sandhills Sandsharks Swim Team is accepting applications for the position of Age Group Coach. There is room for advancement for the right candidate.

Responsibilities:

  • Oversee all aspects of Age Group squads and summer league; coach 5 days/week.
  • Adhere to SSS’s philosophy of developing leadership and long term goals.
  • Possess a positive, encouraging and energetic attitude towards all swimmers.
  • Possess the strong communication skills required for working with head coach, parents, swimmers, the Sandsharks Board.
  • Assist Head Coach with administrative duties as needed (5-10 hours/week).
  • Communicate weekly with age group squads/parents and respond to all parent communication within 24 hours.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum 2 years of successful competitive swim coaching experience with age group and senior level swimmers. ASCA Level 2 preferred
  • In good standing with USA Swimming and all coaching certifications.
  • Experience with team building skills (running meetings, individual and group goal setting, problem solving).
  • Experience with Team Unify
  • Bachelor’s degree from a 4-year accredited institution
  • Strong time management skills.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Vacation time
  • Professional education opportunities

How to Apply

Please email resume and a cover letter detailing your coaching philosophy and strengths, along with three references to [email protected]

Contact Information

Harry Traystman Head Coach

phone: 860-333-7057