NKY Clippers Seeking Head Age Group Coach

Job Description:

Date posted: November 18, 2022

Location: 301 Kenton Lands Road, Erlanger, KY, USA

• 5+ years of coaching experience at the club or collegiate level.
• Member in good standing with USA Swimming and current on all certifications.
• Outstanding leadership and motivational skills with a strong sense of personal integrity.
• Extensive background in competitive swimming, stroke mechanics, and understanding of USA-S rules and regulations.
• Experience using TeamUnify, Team Manager, excel, and Meet Manager.
• Excellent communication and organizational skills.
• Track record of fostering a culture of team unity among swimmers, parents and staff.
• Experience in training dryland and functional movements. Experience with Olympic lifting movements preferred.

General Responsibilities:

On-deck Coaching
• Ability to work, train, and instruct multiple practice groups from Monday to Friday, plus Saturday mornings.
• Serve as lead coach for assigned groups.
• Develop season and practice plans for lead groups.
• Attend any meet sessions and team events as assigned.
• Train, develop and mentor Assistant Coaches to ensure a reliable, cohesive, and positive environment with an emphasis on teamwork and personal growth.
• Develop and implement dryland programs for all 14 and under athletes
Administrative Responsibilities
• Work with the Head Coach to create full season training plans for stroke technique progression, dryland progression, and training progression for all levels and effectively communicate to swimmers and coaches.
• Assist the Head Coach with staff scheduling and recruiting, as required to ensure continuity and coaching quality.
• Assist the Head Coach in developing and implementing growth & marketing strategies.
• Provide a stable, professional, and positive environment for all Clipper athletes.
• Develop annual and quadrennial plans with the Head Coach.
• Develop in-house coach, athlete, and parent education opportunities.
• Organize team spirit parties, team dinners, and travel trips with the Head Coach and Board of Directors.
• Plan, schedule and assist the planning of home meets.
• Effective communication with parents and swimmers of objectives and goals for athletes.
Compensation and Benefits:
• Salary is commensurate with coaching experience.
• Bonuses awarded for performance and retention.
• Continuing education opportunities.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit a resume to [email protected] by December 9, 2022.

Contact Information

David Pursley

301 Kenton Lands Road
Erlanger, KY 41018

phone: 859.342.4000