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.
Paducah Athletic Club
115 Lebanon Church Road
Paducah, KY 42003