Paducah Swim Team Head Coach

Job Description:

Paducah Swim Team seeks Head Coach


  • Create a safe, friendly, positive and productive athletic environment that promotes hard work, self-discipline, good sportsmanship and respect for self and others.
  • Teach, train and motivate swimmers to achieve their mental and physical potential using age and experience appropriate techniques.
  • Develop and implement team and individual goals with the swimmers and the Board and monitor the progression of the athletes and team towards reaching and stated goals.
  • Determine practice schedules, meet schedules, practice group criteria, training plans, and effectively communicate these items to the Board, team membership and parents.
  • Manage all administrative duties related to the team, to include: membership rosters, team files, attendance records, team communications, meet entry files via Hy-tek, and etc.
  • Supervisor and manage all PST assistant coaches.
  • Actively promote PST and the sport of swimming to the community through regular informational sessions and/or membership recruitment and fundraising activities.
  • Represent PST as an active member of KY Swimming, Inc.


  • 3-5 years of coaching experience as a USA Swimming certified coach preferred
  • American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA) Level 2 minimum, Level 3 or higher preferred.
  • Must be current on all USA Swimming Coach Membership requirements
  • In good standing with all USA Swimming required safety and background checks
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the team (Board, parents, swimmers)
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Passion and enthusiasm for competitive swimming and the ability to build relationships with swimmers at all skill levels

Compensation & Benefits:
Competitive annual salary with opportunity for incentives


How to Apply

Please send resume, cover letter, three professional references, and a brief statement of coaching philosophy to [email protected] The position is to be filled as soon as possible but will remain open until the right candidate is found.

Contact Information

Shiraz Patel

Paducah Athletic Club
115 Lebanon Church Road
Paducah, KY 42003

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