Head Coach – The Helena Lions Swim Team (HLST)

Job Description:

Date posted: July 21, 2022

Location: Helena, MT

Primary Responsibilities:

The Head Coach, through collaboration and communication, is responsible for ensuring:

  • Team operations
  • Swimmer Recruitment and retention
  • Scheduling
  • Providing coaching and training that is technically, age and developmentally appropriate.
  • Community Involvement

For a complete job description, see contact information below. Additional team information is available at www.hlst.org

Minimum Requirements:

Successful candidates will have at least 2 years of swim coaching experience. Candidates must be U.S. citizens or currently eligible to work in the U.S.

Preferred Skills:

ASCA Level 2 or 3. One year of management or administrative experience.

  • Minimum of 2 years coaching/working with youth experience preferred
  • Knowledge of Team Unify, and Hy-Tek systems
  • Ability to work with swimmers of all ages
  • Cooperative and respectful interpersonal skills
  • Strong organizational and administrative skills
  • Training in team building best practices in accordance with USA Swimming Safe Sport.
  • Completed and up to date educational and safety training/lifeguard water safety standards with USA Swimming

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit a statement describing the applicant’s coaching philosophy, current resume, and three current references with contact information via email to the Hiring Committee Chairs:

Sarah Urban and Piper Lynch

[email protected] AND [email protected]

Applications will be reviewed as submitted and the position will remain open until filled. Questions can be referred to the Hiring Committee Chairs by email (preferred): [email protected] and [email protected] or by calling (406) 443-0687.

Contact Information

Hiring Committee Chairs: Sarah Urban and Piper Lynch

PO Box 936
Helena, MT 59624

phone: (406) 459-9726