with Redlands Swim Team
Redlands Swim Team (RST) is currently looking for a highly qualified, full-time Head Coach.
This is a challenging opportunity that requires excellent management and administrative skills, both oral and written, with the reward of leading a team that has a long tradition of success. Compensation is competitive and negotiated depending on level of experience, credentials, and history of success. Must pass background check. Interested, qualified candidates should email a cover letter that describes your coaching and managing philosophies, along with salary requirements, resume, and three references to the Team Administrator, at [email protected]
Overview of Head Coach Responsibilities and Expectations
Direct all aspects of the program; year round, seasonal, masters, and learn to swim
Develop and drive a consistent, team-wide coaching philosophy, which is age-appropriate, emphasizing excellence, goal setting, and teamwork
Develop a highly competitive swim program with age-appropriate, skill based levels, focusing on building confidence that grows from improvement, while pursuing excellence; incorporate the 4 Physiologic Aspects of Swimming: Technique, strength, endurance and speed
Devise, communicate, and execute seasonal plans, practice schedules, and training, which support team and individual goals
Direct coaching staff, which includes establishing coach performance expectations and development, conducting annual performance reviews, coordinating, and tracking continuing education and required certifications, and building a cohesive coaching staff; emphasizing communication, knowledge sharing, and cooperation
Collaborate and make recommendations to the Board regarding staffing requirements and changes
Communicate and coordinate with water polo lead coaches regarding pool schedules
Identify and target appropriate meet participation, coordinate meet schedules, and coach coverage
Establish, encourage and review goal setting for all swimmers
Coaches a minimum of one group
Establish and direct a year-round “Learn to Swim” program, and capitalize on building the next generation of RST swimmers
Cultivate collaborative relationships with each school’s aquatics coaches/administrators to coordinate practice schedules
Attend RST monthly Board meeting (or submit monthly report) to report status and progress of swimming and coaching goals as stated in seasonal plan
Represent RST at Eastern Committee and Southern California Swimming meetings within SCS LSC
Monitor USA Swimming rules and requirements to verify that RST’s practices and policies are current and in compliance
Align with RST Board to establish annual budget and fundraising goals
Assist RST Board in community outreach to expand RST programs and visibility; Initiate communication with local businesses and groups to promote RST
Other responsibilities as agreed upon between Head Coach and Board
Bachelor’s degree / Current USA Swimming membership/certifications / American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA) Level 4 or higher preferred / Minimum 5+ years Head Coaching experience required, 10+ preferred, or 5-10 years spent in leadership and staff supervision / Strong work ethic and passion for the sport / Proven coaching record with excellent swimmer progression and results / Have experience working with multiple pool sites / Proven ability to mentor, manage, and motivate staff to reach potential / Excellent communication and organizational skills / Working knowledge of Team Unify and Hy-Tek Team Manager / Microsoft Office proficiency
Up to $72,000
About Redlands Swim Team
RST is a USA Swimming Silver Medal Club in the Club Excellence program and a top-level team in the Eastern Section of the Southern California Swimming LSC. RST is a non-profit, parent-board managed team, and has operated since 1962 (formerly called Redlands Swim Club). The Redlands Swim Team maintains year-round competitive swim and water polo teams, learn-to-swim, and masters programs. RST currently has over 300 athletes and utilizes 4, 25-yard pools at the 3 local high schools, and 1, 50-meter pool at a community college.
with KING Aquatic Club
KING Aquatic Club is seeking a new head site coach for their Covington/Tahoma program.
Duties include over seeing and running the Age Group program and helping grow and develop the new Physical Genius group.
About KING Aquatic Club
Established in 1966, King Aquatic Club (KING) is the premier youth sports program in the Seattle-Tacoma Metropolitan area. As a member club of Pacific Northwest Swimming and a USA Swimming Gold Medal Club, the goal of KING is to provide every member an opportunity to improve swimming skills and achieve success at his or her level of ability. From beginners to Olympians and everyone in between, we create an environment where excellence is inevitable and fun!
USMS is seeking one (1) full time software developer to assist with our web operations in Sarasota, FL. USMS, founded in 1970, is a membership-operated national governing body that promotes health, wellness, fitness and competition for adults through swimming. It does so by partnering with more than 1,500 adult swim programs across the country; promoting information via the bimonthly member magazine, SWIMMER, monthly e-newsletter, STREAMLINES, and usms.org; and by sanctioning and promoting pool, open water and virtual events and competitions. More than 59,000 adults are registered members of USMS. This position is located in our national office in downtown Sarasota, next to the Sarasota Visitors Center.
This position reports to the USMS IT Director.
Work with our volunteers to develop requirements for new web applications and updates to existing offerings.
Develop and code new applications, and maintain/update existing code on usms.org to support members and volunteers throughout the country.
Work with team to develop new mobile applications for the organization.
Support onsite staff with computer and software installation and configuration, and maintain office network infrastructure.
Intermediate to Advanced PHP & MySQL
Experience with Linux, Apache, Sendmail useful
Familiarity with competitive swimming structures and culture are highly desired
Personal interactive skills are very important in this position, including the ability to interact with non-technical volunteers to gather requirements for projects and the ability to provide customer service to our members over e-mail and phone.
In addition to a base salary, USMS offers a competitive benefits package including health, life, dental, vision and a matching 401K
No recruiters, please.
Note: When you apply for this job online, you will be required to answer the following questions:
1. Do you have PHP and MySQL programming experience?
3. Are you a Masters swimmer or triathlete, or do you have any competitive swimming background?
4. Do you live in the Sarasota area or are you willing to relocate to Sarasota?
U.S. Masters Swimming
USMS, founded in 1970, is a membership-operated national governing body that promotes health, wellness, fitness and competition for adults through swimming. It does so by partnering with more than 1,500 adult swim programs across the country; promoting information via the bimonthly member magazine, SWIMMER, monthly e-newsletter, STREAMLINES, and usms.org; and by sanctioning and promoting pool, open water and virtual events and competitions. More than 60,000 adults are registered members of USMS. This position is located in our national office in downtown Sarasota, FL.
with Dynamo Swim Club
Dynamo Swim Club is seeking a full-time coach. Dynamo celebrates it’s 50th anniversary and is a nationally recognized Gold Medal Team. The position will include coaching two group and administrative responsibilities.
Lead Coach for one of our Age Group squads. The squad will be competitive swimmers ages 11 to 14. The Lead Coach will be responsible for approximately 12-18 hours of on-deck coaching per week, and will typically attend 1 weekend meet per month. The group practices Monday-Friday and on Saturday mornings.
The coach will be responsible for all administrative duties for primary group and seasonal, weekly and daily planning.
Participation in our weekly staff meetings.
This coach will assist with other competitive groups.
3 Years coaching and managerial experience
Competitive swimming experience at the club or collegiate level.
Strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills
Desire & passion for working with and developing swimmers of all ages
Enthusiastic and highly motivated team player
Current USA Swimming Coach certification requirement
To find out more about the program, please visit www.dynamoswimclub.com
Inquiries reply to CEO/Head Coach Jason Turcotte – [email protected]
Dynamo Swim Club Mission Statement
To have nationally recognized aquatic programs that build on a tradition of excellence by teaching and training all levels of swimmers combining individual development with team unity in a family centered organization.
with The Bay Club Company
The Aquatics Director is an exempt position whose primary responsibility is the financial success of the Aquatics Program through the on-going creation and/or development of staff, programs, services and facilities. The Aquatics Director will provide leadership to aquatics Associates to ensure that member needs are met and that the experience delivered surpasses expectations. The Aquatics Director will be required on a daily basis to exercise discretion and independent judgment in ensuring that the Aquatics Program is successful and that the aquatics Associates are adequately developed.
Nothing in this job description restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
PRIMARY JOB FUNCTIONS
•Hires, trains, supervises, develops, and terminates the employment of those supervised in accordance with company polices and directives
•Performs timely performance evaluations on Associates.
•Compiles comprehensive reports regarding performance of Associates.
• Responsible for implementation of all laws, regulations and policies regarding, employment practices, safety rules and all other company policies and procedures
•Oversee day-to-day aquatic operations run smoothly and efficiently through a visible management presence and leadership.
•Process, review and submit payroll for all aquatics staff
•Act as club and/or regional Manager on Duty, as required
•The creation, development and implementation of programming for aquatics center including recreational, educational and fitness programming for all ages and abilities. Also includes responsibility for swim team, swim instruction, swim programming, masters and water aerobics.
•Develop and introduce new services and programs on an ongoing basis; track utilization including capacity/availability, male/female, member/non-member, etc.
•Aquatics operations including customer service, communication, marketing, purchasing, program development, implementation and evaluation
•Daily walk through of the aquatics areas to ensure a clean, organized, safe, and well maintained facility, paying special attention to cleanliness, service delivery, and member interaction
•Manage financial performance of the aquatic program through achievement of sales and revenue targets, expense management, proper planning and forecasting, and retention
•Track, report and analyze the details of financial operation
•Prepare and implement action plans to meet or exceed monthly financial goals
•Assist club management in development of annual operating and capital budgets, as well as long term growth strategy
•Review applicable financial statements and reports
Communication and Relationships
•Effectively and professionally interacts and communicates with senior management, managers, other Associates, vendors, members, senior staff, and guests.
•Promote harmonious relations among members, staff, vendors, and the community at-large.
•Communicate timely and follow up, as appropriate.
•Active participation in required events, required programs, required meetings and required trainings.
Corporate Goals & Objectives
•Promote the company’s safety goals and actively work towards ensuring a safe working environment.
•Interpret and ensure compliance with company policies and procedures.
•Actively further Aquatics objectives and continuously support improvement and positive change, which includes participating on corporate designated committees to improve the company and business operations.
•Make professional development a consistent priority.
•Active participation in meetings and training programs
•Flexibility in work schedule, as job may require day and evening shifts, weekends and holidays
The Bay Club Company
The Bay Club Company (“TBCC”) founded in 1977 is a hospitality company, providing experiences that celebrate an active and vibrant lifestyle. We offer our members the finest fitness and leisure facilities, programming for the whole family, engaging social events and dining experiences, luxurious spa amenities, and convenient business lounges, as well as unprecedented travel and resort opportunities. We are predominantly on the West Coast, specifically California with headquarters in San Francisco, with approximately 12 locations, 40,000 memberships and 2,300 associates. Our Clubs offer a unique list of services, for a complete list of your Club’s services please visit your club website at: www.bayclubs.com
The Greater Holyoke YMCA Vikings (HYV) are looking for two part time Age Group Coaches for our Level 2 Bronze Medal YMCA/USA Swimming program. We are a competitive Swim Team for athletes ages 6 and up based in Holyoke, MA. Come join a great coaching staff at a program with room for growth! In order to be considered for this position, you must be available Monday-Friday afternoons, as well as Saturday morning and occasional weekend meets. The ideal candidate will have: competitive swimming and coaching experience, Knowledge of current stroke techniques, an energetic personality with a passion for working with children. All of our coaches are required to be CPR and Lifeguard Certified, or have valid Red Cross Safety Training for Swim Coaches. Coaches must also be, or become, registered with USA Swimming.
RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
-Assist in writing, delivering and supervising scheduled team practices
-Attend and Assist at meets and team functions as required
-Provide constructive feedback to swimmers about stroke technique
-Continue pursuing education around teaching methodology and technical development
-Communicate with parents regarding swimmers’ progress
-Communicate with head coach regarding all aspects of the program groups that you oversee and work with
All interested applicants should send all swim instruction and personal swimming experience to the email contact information below. Only serious applicants with experience should apply.
About Greater Holyoke YMCA Vikings
The Greater Holyoke YMCA Vikings Swim Team is a center for the development of high performance competitive swimmers in New England. The core of our training philosophy is built upon Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility. We believe that competitive swimming nurtures healthy development, and we encourage dedication to sportsmanship, academics, community involvement, and life-long fitness. We focus on the excellence of all swimmers, from the novice to national performer. Our coaches work with all swimmers to set goals and foster commitment to achieving them as part of a team.
The Charles River Aquatics Dragons are looking for a part time Senior Coach for our USA Swimming program. We are a competitive Swim Team for athletes ages 6 and up based in Boston, and are the competitive arm of the Charles River Aquatics Learn To Swim program. CRA is the future home of the 2012 United States Swimming Olympic Team Trials pool. Come join a great coaching staff at a program with room for growth!
In order to be considered for this position, you must be available Monday-Friday afternoons, as
well as Saturday morning and occasional weekend meets.
The ideal candidate will have: competitive and coaching experience, stroke technique knowledge, charismatic personality and a passion for working with children ages 13-18.
All of our coaches are CPR and Lifeguard Certified, or have valid Red Cross Safety Training for Swim Coaches. Coaches must also be, or become, registered with USA Swimming. ASCA certification is preferred.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Assist in writing, delivering and supervising scheduled team practices
-Assist at meets and team functions
-Provide constructive feedback to swimmers
-Connect with and assist swimmers in outlining goals and the paths to achieving those goals
-Continue pursuing education around teaching methodology, technical development, team building and leadership development
-Communicate with parents regarding swimmers’ progress
-Communicate with head coach regarding all aspects of the senior group
For more information about our program and philosophy please view our website at www.teamunify.com/necra
If you feel you have the credentials we are looking for, please send a resume and contact information to the email address listed for consideration. Include all swim instruction and personal swimming experience. Only serious applicants with experience should apply.
Any questions can be directed to Head Coach Chris Sheppard at [email protected].
About Charles River Aquatics Dragons
The Charles River Aquatics Dragons are committed to helping team members develop life skills through swimming. Our objective is to provide an atmosphere conducive to development and growth for individuals of all ages. We foster sportsmanship and fair play, and demand respect for others on the team and in the larger community, while instilling in our members a love for the sport of swimming.
Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics (Stanford Campus Site) is seeking a full-time coach. The position will include coaching and administrative responsibilities. PASA-Stanford Campus is a leading swim program and PASA is a nationally recognized team for competitive swimming excellence.
– Lead Coach for Age Group 3. Age Group 3 is a group of competitive swimmers ages 11 & 12. The Age Group 3 Lead Coach will be responsible for approximately 12 hours of on- deck coaching per week, and will typically attend 1 weekend meet per month. The group practices 4:30-6:30 pm Monday-Friday and on Saturday mornings. The coach will be responsible for season, weekly and daily planning. Additionally, this coach may assist with other competitive groups.
– Competitive Prep Director. The Competitive Prep Director will be responsible for managing the site’s developmental swim team and managing the SCRA Swim School. The Competitive Prep Director will work closely with the Aquatics Director. The developmental team includes approximately 100 swimmers ages 8 years & younger, focused on skill development & introduction to competitive meet and training environments. The SCRA Swim School is a year-round lesson program. The Competitive Prep Director will oversee day-to-day operations. This includes: supervising teaching staff, managing teaching schedules, and answering Swim School questions and concerns.
– Coaching and managerial experience and/or competitive swimming experience at the club or collegiate level.
– Strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills
– Desire & passion for developing swimmers of all ages
– Expertise with current technique development and training methodologies
– Enthusiastic and highly motivated team player
– Minimum of ASCA Level 1 Certification or comparable
Our pool and offices are located on the Stanford University Campus. Staff members are employed by Stanford University. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package based on qualifications.
Candidates interested in only one of the two positions are welcome to apply. Preference will be given to a candidate who can satisfy both positions. There are numerous additional coaching & teaching opportunities available for interested candidates.
To find out more about the program at PASA-SCRA, please visit www.scraswimming.com.
Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Head Coach Joey Sementelli at [email protected]
About Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics
Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics (PASA) is a year-round United States Swimming Team. PASA is a nationally recognized club for competitive swimming excellence. The program at PASA-Stanford Campus offers something for everyone, from the beginner swimmer to the world class athlete.
with Extreme Aquatic Team
This position is for the Head Age Group Coach for Extreme Aquatic Team located in Edmond, Oklahoma (just north of OKC), a full-time position with benefits.
Ideal coaching candidate will have at a minimum:
-Current USA Swimming Certifications
-Previous swimming experience
-Background/Knowledge in Strength & Conditioning for youth athletes
-Minimum ASCA Level 2
-2+ years of USA Swimming Coaching experience
-Knowledge of Team Unify system
-Coaching/Designing/Implementing Age Group Program (10-14 on deck hours/week)
-Assisting Head Coach with Senior Group as necessary
-Creating/Implementing Dryland workouts for Age Group Program
-Help with admin/registration of new swimmers
-Attending team activities (dinners, splash n dashes, cookouts, ropes courses, parties, banquets, etc.)
-Attending specified meets throughout the season
-Building confident, well-rounded, positive, student-athletes within our program
-Help grow the team in both numbers and skill level
Please e-mail resume & references; position is available immediately
About Extreme Aquatic Team
Extreme Aquatic Team is located in Edmond, Oklahoma (City was ranked #1 Suburb in the US for 2014 by CNBC). We are a club of about 110+ and continuing to grow and a USA Swimming Level 3 club in the club recognition program. We currently practice at the brand new Mitch Park YMCA (18 lane, 25 yard facility). Our kids range from beginning swimmers to National level qualifiers. Please check our website for more information.
This position has been filled. It is no longer available.
General Statement of Duties:
Assists the Head Coach with the Women’s Swimming Program.
Example of Duties:
Assists Head Coach, Women’s Swimming as directed.
Assists in specific areas of coaching as directed by the Head Coach, Women’s Swimming.
Assists in on-deck, dry-land, and outdoor practice sessions.
Assists in on-campus recruiting.
Assists in developing, supporting and maintaining an ongoing fundraising thrust for the program and department.
Attends conventions, conferences, clinics, etc. consistent with department policy.
Performs other duties as assigned.
The position of Head Age Group coach is to serve as the primary age group coach at SwimAtlanta Midway. He/She should have a passion for the sport and an ability to inspire all swimmers at SwimAtlanta to reach their goals. He/she should be able to communicate effectively with parents and swimmers. The Head Age Group coach should have an innovative mindset, be able to coach and develop all levels and ages of this location, design practices appropriate for swimmer 14 & under and senior swimmers, and determine training levels appropriate for the area. Professionalism, maturity, leadership skills, and integrity should be displayed at all times.
Running and directing the 14 & Under side of the program.
Attend all meets
Maintain appropriate attendance through the year in all groups.
Covering Practices – will be in charge of finding subs or personally covering groups if a sub is not available.
Ensure all groups are covered (if no other substitute can be found the head age group coach will sub if necessary)
Attend team & LSC coaches meetings
Prepare seasonal meet and practice schedules
Recruiting – Coordinate recruiting from all local summer teams, visiting weekly summer league meets, summer stroke clinics, county meets, etc.
Tryouts – Conduct and coordinate tryouts for the year for all swimmers looking to make the team
Office hours – Maintain 1 – 2 hr/day. The Head Age group coach will return all calls directed toward the team. He/She will also arrange team and parent meetings if necessary.
Aquathon Schedule – will be developed and overseen
Seasonal Clinics – Organize seasonal clinics
Individually discussed but very competitive salary. Full benefits along with 401k are available.
SwimAtlanta is recognized nationally as a Gold Medal club swim team. We run a top notch program with top notch coaches. We work hard to create a winning and competitive environment for Olympians to beginning swimmers.
Arena Club Aquatics (ACA) Head Coach and Senior Group Coach to lead and manage the entire competitive swimming program that operates as part of USA Swimming at the Arena Club health club facility in Churchville, Maryland (northeast of Baltimore by 30-40 minutes). The Head coach is responsible for many facets of the program’s operation, growth and success, including administration and oversight. Lead and oversee all aquatic programs including but not limited to USA Swim Team, Swim Lesson School, Summer Swim Team and Masters Swim Team.
Hours and Location
This is a full-time position that includes both on-deck hours as well as office hours for program administration and development. On-site office hours will be established with the coaching schedule at the Arena Club to ensure regular contact with other staff members and sufficient time for collaboration.
• Lead, create and implement a training program for an age group, as an example, the Senior group(s).
• Work with the Assistant Coaches to develop the overall philosophy and structure of the ACA Swim programs, USA, Summer, Masters and Swim School.
• Participate in the development of the annual schedule for all ACA swim groups, including practices, meets, and coaching schedules/assignments
• Coach the program’s highest level training groups in addition to observing and assisting with other swim groups.
• Supervise and guide assistant swim coaches
• Hiring, firing and evaluating of all assistant swim coaches
• Participate in the management of Arena Club Aquatics program website content, including but not limited to group schedules, program news, team records, athlete awards, etc.,
• Participate in evaluating and supporting ACA’s volunteer efforts
• Chair events for the team with assistance from team parent volunteers, and assist in promoting social events to all team members and families
• Assist in all ACA fundraising campaigns, helping to incorporate assistant coaches and all athletes/families; assist in developing fundraising ideas that will be most effective for each age group
• Assist and advise coaches in developing and implementing education programs for both swimmers and parents in the ACA program
• Attend any LCS, Arena Club Administrative and Coaches meeting as needed
• Attend all required staff meeting and training
• Maintain current certifications as required for the position
• Be prepared to recognize and respond effectively to emergency situations, including emergencies that may happen in non-ACA programs
The successful candidate will be career-minded coach who is organized, personable, and able to communicate effectively with parents, young athletes, and co-workers alike. This person must have a strong background in competitive swimming with at least 5 years of coaching experience, and be able to effectively evaluate and implement training philosophies. ASCA Level 3 certification equivalent or higher strongly desired. He/she must be able to provide constructive criticism to assistant staff as needed. The ability to set both individual and program goals and to then develop a path to achieve those goals is crucial to success in this role. Regular email, phone and in-person communication is required, so professional and friendly communication skills are important. Attention to safety and professionalism must be present at all times.
Compensation & Benefits
Salary commensurate with experience; includes medical benefits and 401K. Employees receive membership access to select Arena Club programs for employees and family members.
About Arena Club Aquatics
Arena Club Aquatics is a year round competitive swim team located in northern Harford County, Maryland. ACA competes in the Maryland LSC of USA swimming.
Arena Club Aquatics’ mission is to develop and promote excellence in athletes as swimmers and people. Through self-discipline and hard work ACA swimmers will work to attain their highest potential.
ACA offers high quality professional coaching and technique instruction for all ages and abilities. The coaching staff provide a step by step progression to improve swimming skills and achieve success at all levels of ability, from novice to the national competitor.
The coaching staff has many years experience coaching in the Maryland area, as well as at programs across the east coast. Coaches on staff have produced Maryland State qualifiers and champions, All-Maryland qualifiers, YMCA All-Americans, Sectional qualifiers, USA Scholastic All-Americans, USA Top-16 qualifiers, and a Junior National Qualifier. Goal setting and commitment are some of the motivators our staff uses to develop and encourage a lifelong love of swimming.
The Arena Club in Bel Air, Maryland is Harford County’s Best Family Fitness Center. With state of the art cardio equipment, our fitness circuit, vast assortment of free weights, unparalleled personal training services, the largest water park in Harford County, Harford County’s only warm salt water therapy pool, our elite indoor turf field, over 74 free group fitness classes, top athlete training programs, and numerous kids programs, we have options to meet all of your fitness goals.
Part-time Assistant Coach – Men’s and Women’s Swimming
Responsible for assisting the Men’s and Women’s Swimming Team in all coaching duties during practices and competitions; assisting in recruiting and aiding in event/meet set-up and management.
Required include: significant/relevant competitive and/or coaching experience in swimming, CPR & AED certification and a Bachelor’s degree. Preferred include: significant collegiate swimming and or coaching experience; knowledge of relevant sports rules and NCAA rules and regulations; and experience in teaching in or managing a swim lessons program.
About William Jewell College
A member of the Great Lakes Valley Conference (GLVC) and the NCAA (Division II), William Jewell College sponsors 20 varsity sports for an undergraduate population of 1070 students. William Jewell College is a private, liberal arts college that is located in Liberty, MO (just north of Kansas City, MO).
with New Canaan Community
New Canaan Community YMCA seeks Associate Competitive Swimming Director/Head Age Group Coach. This is a great opportunity for the right person to join a dynamic and energetic coaching staff and consistently ranked top swim team program in the country. The right person must be passionate, knowledgeable, and energetic, must be ASCA certified minimum level 2 and have the ability to lead a top tier age group program. HOW TO APPLY:
Under the direction of the Competitive Swimming Director, oversees and directs the development of the age group program. This includes maintaining a high level of communication with fellow coaches and swim team parents, running daily practices, planning events (competitive and social), completing swim meet entries, seasonal scheduling, planning program capacities, supervision of the Eight and Under program, supervision of assistant coaches at the age group and 8 and Under levels, building supervision and budget responsibilities. The Assistant Competitive Swimming Director must be able to answer questions pertaining to all levels of the swim team and areas of the YMCA, assist with the operation of all home meets, as well as assist the Competitive Swimming Director in office administration areas related to the swim team as needed. The Associate Competitive Swimming Director/Head Age Group Coach will also assist with the senior and national team practices and administration.
Previous competitive coaching experience/participation is strongly recommended, must be ASCA certified at a minimum of level 2, as well as strong administrative, organizational, and computer skills. Knowledge of Hy-Tek and Team Unify swimming software is preferred. Certifications in the following safety areas: CPR for the Professional Rescuer/AED, Lifeguard Training or Safety Training for the Swim Coaches, and First Aid. Other certifications: YMCA Principles of Competitive Swimming and Diving and USA Swimming Foundations of Coaching. Must successfully complete and pass a USA swimming background check.
• Organize and run practices for the Age Group levels.
• Attend weekly coaches meetings.
• Create and execute curriculum and season plan for all age group programming. Oversee developmental coach in creating and implementing a seasonal plan for 8 and Under program and Pre-teams.
• Report to the Competitive Swimming Director on all matters relating to the Age Group and 8 and Under levels. (i.e. assistant coaches, practice schedules, team development, etc.)
• Attend all meets schedule for the Age Group level teams, as well as meets assigned by the Competitive Swimming Director.
• Assist Competitive Swimming Director with senior level practices when needed.
• Reply to phone messages and e-mails in a timely manner (next day or ASAP).
• Develop and assist with the distribution of weekly news updates.
• Assist in website development (photos, meet announcements, team information, etc.)
• Keep all required certifications up to date (CPR, Coaches Safety Training, and First Aid).
• Correspond daily and weekly on matters pertaining swim team.
• Continue personal education related to the sport of swimming.
• Meet with the CSD quarterly to plan for development and monitor progress.
• Attend the YMCA National Championships (Short and Long Course), as well as any other team travel event that requires an extended overnight stay.
• Assist Competitive Swimming Director in developing and maintaining Age Group team budget areas.
• Interact with and assign duties to admin support staff on a regular basis.
• Assist in the supervision and evaluation of part-time coaches.
• Attend all professional staff meetings to keep informed of all activities at the YMCA. Perform weekend “On Call” duty and “Opening/Closing” responsibilities, as determined by procedures.
• Assist in all YMCA activities and special events, as needed, to ensure their success.
• Provide timely annual staff evaluations.
• Perform other duties as designated by the supervisor.
• Job Description may be changed at any time by supervisor.
EFFECT ON END RESULT
Assist in organizing, promoting, and developing an efficient and effective swim team program to encourage enjoyable youth participation and retention.
Full time Benefits include Medical/Dental; YMCA 12% retirement; 22 vacation days; 8 sick days; 2 personal days; long term disability; life insurance and full YMCA membership and discounts. No relocation reimbursement. Salary Range $36,300-$45,300 commensurate with experience.
Questions? Please contact Michael Ferraro, Competitive Swimming Director, [email protected] or call 203-966-4528, Ext 137.
About New Canaan Community YMCA
The Caiman Swim program consists of 200 plus kids in the community of New Canaan, Connecticut and is located just 40 minutes from New York City.
The New Canaan YMCA is a 501(c)(c3) not-for-profit organization whose mission is to enrich all people in spirit, mind, and body. Our YMCA is committed to providing programs and services that promote youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility among our members and the community.
YMCA programs and services continually respond to the needs of the unique communities they serve. In addition to wellness and aquatic programs, our Y provides full-day and afterschool childcare to working families, nursery school, summer camp, recreational sports programs, recreational and leadership programs to teens, and specialized and inclusive programs to the special needs community.
THIS POSITION HAS BEEN FILLED. THEY ARE NO LONGER ACCEPTING SUBMISSIONS.
P/T ASSISTANT WOMEN’S SWIMMING & ASSISTANT WOMEN’S DIVING COACHES
Central Connecticut State University’s Athletics Department invites applications for five part-time positions.
• P/T Assistant Women’s Diving Coach [#C15-008]
• P/T Assistant Women’s Swimming Coach [#C15-010]
For full consideration, applications must be received by August 21, 2014. Salary and rank are commensurate with education and experience. Incomplete applications will not be considered. To begin the application process, go to http://hosted.ccsu.edu/hrat/default.php.
Emailed or mailed copies will not be accepted. For more information contact Sue Malley, Administrative Assistant at [email protected]
About Central Connecticut State University
With a campus of nearly 165 acres and some 40 buildings, CCSU is placed among the finest educational institutions in Connecticut. CCSU is located in a neighborhood on the northern edge of New Britain, 15 minutes from the state capital of Hartford and about two hours from New York City and Boston.
CCSU is Connecticut’s oldest publicly-supported institution of higher education and is a regional, comprehensive public university comprised of four schools – Arts & Sciences, Business, Education & Professional Studies, and Engineering, Science & Technology.