Date posted: September 15, 2022
Location: Lower Moreland Township, PA, USA
Lower Moreland Swimming is currently seeking a knowledgeable, energetic and reliable applicant for our assistant coach position. The assistant coach reports directly to the Head Coach and is responsible for on deck coaching of our developmental group, age group and senior level groups.
This is a year-round position, approximately 20-25 hours per week to start and there are opportunities to increase responsibilities as the fall season approaches. The Assistant Coach may be asked to attend competitions as well. The assistant coach may also have the opportunity to instruct swim lessons in the private, semi-private and group lesson capacity, for additional income.
Duties are to include, but are not limited to:
- Directly coaching 20-30 developmental swimmers, 40-50 age group swimmers, 30-40 senior level swimmers at practices and meets .
- The swim coach is responsible for providing opportunities for youth to succeed, develop and strengthen physical and social skills through practices and competition, as well as being responsible for the safety of swimmers and following Fitness & Wellness guidelines.
- Working collaboratively with the Head Coach and other full-time coaches/ instructors to set group progressions, team goals, and program goals.
- Other duties as assigned by the Head Coach.
- Must truly enjoy working with kids, have a sense of humor, and an ability to meld with the training philosophy of a different coach/program.
We are looking for a reliable, responsible, and driven individual with high energy and enthusiasm. A successful applicant must have a passion for the sport; prior coaching experience and demonstrate an ability to communicate effectively with superiors, parents and connect with children/ teenage swimmers.
USA coaching credentials are preferred, but we will train the right person. American Red Cross Water Safety Instructor required.
- Professional development assistance
- Monday to Friday; Willing to be flexible for right candidate
- Weekend availability
How to Apply
Applicants can contact head coach Patrick Novak at [email protected]