Applications due 08/01/18
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The Boys and Girl Club of Northern Westchester (BGCNW) Marlins is a year-round USA Swimming competitive swim team offering professional coaching and technique instruction for all ages and abilities with an affiliation with the Boys and Girls Club of America. As a USAS member swim club in Westchester County, BGCNW prides itself on creating a positive environment and enriching experience for all members of the club with the goal to provide every member an opportunity to improve swimming skills and achieve success at his or her level of ability, from novice to elite-level competitor while developing leadership and collaborative skills. As a USA Swimming member club in Westchester County, BGCNW prides itself on creating a positive environment and enriching experience for all members of the club. Our goals are two-fold: First, we will provide every member an opportunity to improve swimming skills and achieve success at his or her level of ability from novice to elite-level competitor. Second, and more importantly, we will develop values and life-skills that will serve our swimmers for a lifetime including developing leadership and collaborative skills.
We are seeking a Head Coach and Competitive Program Director (“Head Coach”) to oversee all aspects of our competitive swim program, with direct coaching responsibilities. The overall objective of the position is to continue to guide and grow a USA swimming program that produces the highest attainable levels of competitive excellence in individual and team performance, while fostering a positive environment that fulfills the BGCNW goals and vision. It is expected that the head coach will foster positive relationships, mentor as appropriate, and communicate well with their coaching staff, swim team members, swim team parents, the non- Competitive Program Director, Boys and Girls Club Staff and the Board of Directors.
The Head Coach must develop the skills and talents of the team members and coaching staff while promoting teamwork, sportsmanship and encouraging personal development and excellence in line with the mission statement of the Boys and Girls Club.
The Head Coach will be expected to work in partnership with BGCNW Staff, BGCNW Board Members and Metro Swimming to further develop the team’s position as a leading program in the Metro LSC.
The Head Coach will provide guidance and assistance to high school team members and families to find the ideal academic and athletic match for swimmers who wish to continue swimming competitively at the college/university level.
How to Apply
Email resume to: [email protected]
phone: (914) 666-8069