Lead Swim Coach

Applications due 07/31/19

Job Description:

Location: 111 North Post Oak Lane, Houston, TX, USA

The Lead Swim Coach heads up the programming, head coaches at all swim practices, attends and runs swim meets, coordinates a parents group and other events related to BlueFins.  Coordinates with the Aquatics Director and Youth Swim Coordinator to plan, administer and communicate regarding programs. This coach will also continue to develop and build our Dolphins Fitness Swim and AquaEdge Swim Clinics and coach some of the SwimFit classes. In addition, the Lead Swim Coach contributes to various forms of media such as e-Newsletter articles and Social Media.  This role includes overseeing and ensuring the proper maintenance is done on pool area features relating to competitive and lap swimming (including but not limited to synching the pace clocks when needed, or assisting with moving lane lines, ensuring all swim gear is organized and stored at the end of a class).
This position requires work on summer holidays and on weekends (depending on the classes).  Attendance at all team meetings, staff meetings, company meetings and assistance at department events is expected. This position also requires CPR, First Aid and AED certifications, a minimum of three years teaching and team coaching experience, a minimum of two years coaching and teaching Adults and management experience. Water Safety for Swim Coaches (Red Cross) or ASCA Swim Coach Level 2 are preferred. The Lead Swim Coach must have proven swimming performance, experience at the national level (D1 or D2 Collegiate) is preferred.
Must be physically able to move and lift items located inside and near the pool areas weighting up to 50 lbs. squatting, bending over, and lifting with extended arms. Other related tasks might be performed as necessary to accomplish operational goals.

The Houstonian Hotel, Club and Spa is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against race, sex, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, age, military and/or veteran status, disability, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal or state law. Consideration for employment will be based upon job-related qualifications. Must be available to work a variable schedule, including weekends, nights and holidays.

How to Apply

Please apply online at www.houstonian.com

Contact Information

Kay Pyatt, Employement Manager

111 N Post Oak Lane, Houston, TX 77024

phone: 713-685-6836

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