Lead Senior Group Coach

Applications due 08/13/16

Job Description:

Location: 5885 149th Street West, Apple Valley, MN, United States

The Riptide Swim Team is seeking a high-energy, experienced and passionate coach for our Senior practice group. In addition, this individual will, on a daily basis, support our age-group practice groups. Riptide trains at it’s home complex, the 15-Lane Bluewater Aquatic Center, in Apple Valley, Minnesota. The Senior coach will work directly with Head Team Coach and Program Director Mike Parratto to develop dedicated, motivated athletes capable of making the transition to our Senior Elite squad. There will also be an administrative role for this person dependent upon their strengths and the Team’s operational needs. The critical skills we desire include:

  • USA Swimming member in good standing with all certifications
  • Have at least four years of USA Swimming coaching experience
  • Ability to independently write detailed daily workouts to support season goals
  • Passion for the sport of swimming and a desire to foster a positive, motivating environment for all swimmers
  • Ability to communicate clearly with swimmers and parents regarding practice goals and approach
  • An engaging on-deck presence – actively address technical stroke issues
  • Open to collaboration – the interest/ability to both mentor coaches AND to learn from coaches



How to Apply

Please send resumes and cover letters to [email protected]

Contact Information

Mike Parratto

5885 149th St West
Apple Valley, MN 55124

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