Head Senior Coach

Applications due 07/31/19

Job Description:

Job Description:

TEAM Eugene Aquatics has an opening for an experienced and enthusiastic head senior-coach for our year-round competitive swim team. TEAM is a non-profit, board-governed, coach-lead swim team. Our senior swimmers train primarily out of the University of Oregon Rec Center; however, TEAM also runs practices at 4 other locations. TEAM’s goal is to compete at the highest state/regional/national level. Applicants must pass a background check with USA Swimming, complete the USA Swimming head coach requirements, and have competitive coaching and swimming experience, in order to apply.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Developing and providing oversight of the Senior Training, including a dryland program
  • Motivating swimmers to compete at their best and over the long term
  • Helping swimmers to set and achieve their goals
  • Developing swimmers’ leadership skills and work ethic
  • Establishing and maintaining regular and timely communication with swimmers, parents, other coaches, and the Executive Director
  • Implementing and participating in TEAM camps, training trips, travel trips, and TEAM activities

The Ideal Candidate Has:

  • Minimum of 10 years of coaching experience with a competitive swim team
  • An impeccable understanding of swim stroke mechanics
  • ASCA Level 3-5 certification
  • Personal experience in competitive swimming at the college, high school, and club level
  • Track record of swimmer retention and recruitment
  • Track record of swimmer development at the national level
  • Ability and desire to work with parents as part of swimmer development
  • Experience using social media tools, and Team Unify Software

Compensation:

  • Salary Range: $42K-$75K, starting salary based on experience and qualifications
  • Salary increase available at 6 months and yearly review based on retention, recruitment, and national level development
  • Relocation reimbursement is negotiable

How to Apply

To apply go to:

https://goo.gl/forms/jb1KvLX0omFg7a0y2

Contact Information

Britta Wyatt

PO Box 50404
Eugene OR 97405

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