Lead Developmental Coach

Applications due 03/09/21

Job Description:

Date posted: February 25, 2021

Location: 2627 Hope Avenue, Maplewood, St. Louis, MO, USA

We are seeking an enthusiastic and organized age group coach with the experience and expertise to direct and lead our developmental program. We are looking for someone who is dedicated to developing young athletes and developing an established curriculum.  This coach will be working directly with our Head Age Group Coach and Head Coach to establish technically efficient swimmers.

  • Work with the Head Coach & Head Age Group Coach to Build an Age Group philosophy and program.
  • Work with swimmers ages 7-12 novice through Zone Qualifiers.
  • Lead Coach 3 groups and oversee our developmental program.
  • This person should have at least 3 years of coaching experience.
  • Be a great communicator with parents, coaches, and swimmers.
  • They should have a sound stroke mechanic philosophy.
  • Have an understanding of the long-term development of the swimmer.
  • Experience in developing young coaches is a plus.
  • They should also be proficient with Microsoft Office and an understanding of Team Unify and Meet Manager.
  • Must be a certified USA Swimming Coach


  • Run 12 workouts per week for approximately 18-20 hours a week.
  • Attend 1-2 swim meets a month.
  • Oversee athlete progression and coach mentorship in all developmental groups
  • Assist coaching staff with administrative duties relating to the team and communicate well with parents.

The CSP Tideriders (Clayton Shaw Park Swimming), founded in 1938, is a tradition in St. Louis swimming. The team prides itself on developing the skill levels of our swimmers, while providing an atmosphere that allows each individual to attain their highest potential. The program emphasizes individual development of potential in an atmosphere that is both supportive and fun.

Salary and benefits based on qualifications and experience. Team provides reimbursement for travel and team related expenses, cell phone, and funding for coach educational opportunities.


How to Apply

Send Resumes and References to David Mc Crary: [email protected]

Contact Information

David Mccrary

2627 Hope Avenue
St. Louis, Mo. 63143

phone: (314)749-6194