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Glenbrook Aquatics Head Developmental Coach

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club
Glenbrook Aquatics

Location: 2300 Shermer Road, Northbrook, IL, United States

with Glenbrook Aquatics

Glenbrook Aquatics – Head Developmental Coach

Full time position with salary $28-32,000 + Benefits

POSITION OBJECTIVE:

To create a full time position for our developmental groups. This person will assume a shared role of leadership with the Head Coach (Age Group Coach) and the Head Senior Coach. Their focus will be on creating and implementing a program designed to introduce and properly instruct the basic principles of competitive swimming to the introductory groups of our program.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

-Oversee all aspects of the Gator Group program. This includes all planning, designing and implementing   practices, dry land and meets for the Pre-Gator, Junior Gator & Mighty Gator groups

-Hiring, training, educating and supervising of all assistant staff for the Gator groups

-Create and design all parent informational materials and effectively help to educate the parents early in the sport

-Work closely with the Swim America program directors to ensure a smooth transition for swimmers coming out of lessons and the transition onto the team

-Design, organize and oversee team tryouts

-Work in partnership with the Head Coach (Age Group Coach) and the Head Senior Coach to ensure a         true progression in the development of our swimmers.

-Share the leadership of the program and contribute to the direction the team grows

 

SECONDARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

-Oversee and manage all aspects of the Water Polo programing for Glenbrook Aquatics

-Initiate and develop a Special Olympics aquatics program for the Glenbrook Aquatics community

-Maintain and improve our swimmer achievement program for the betterment of our swimmers

 

 

Head Coach West Bend Swim Club

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Club

Location: Riverfront Pkwy, West Bend, WI 53095, USA

with West Bend Swim Club

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Head Coach
West Bend Swim Club (WBSC) is seeking a motivated Head Coach to lead a team of swimmers ranging from beginner up to the National level.

West Bend Swim Club is a non-profit, 501(c)3 organization that serves West Bend and surrounding communities. WBSC is a competitive swim team that is dedicated to the long-term development of our swimmers.

Head Coach Requirements:

  • Good standing with USA Swimming, including current certifications and athlete protection, background check
  • Successful coaching experience and a proven record of athlete improvement
  • Ability to manage swimmers across multiple training levels
  • Experience with TeamUnify and Hy-Tek meet manager
  • Oversight of team operations, business and financial performance
  • Good communication skills with attention to detail

Responsibilities:

  • Lead the seasonal plan and workout development execution for all training groups
  • Supervise a staff of 6-8 assistant coaches
  • Attend most competitions and schedule assistant coaches as appropriate
  • Keep accurate attendance records for all groups
  • Represent WBSC at LSC meetings
  • Attend WBSC Board meetings, present monthly summary reports and be active in club including assisting with fundraising, marketing, planning and development
  • Support and work collaboratively with the local High School swim teams

How to apply:
Please send salary requirements, resume, 3 references, and a brief summary of your coaching philosophy to:[email protected].

HOW TO APPLY

Please send salary requirements to:[email protected]

CONTACT INFORMATION

Nancy Kraus, President

PO BOX 394
West Bend, WI 53095

Director of Aquatics and LBA Head Coach

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Other

Location: 500 Chestnut Ave, Towson, MD, United States

with Loyola Blakefield

 

Job Description:

The Director of Aquatics is a multi-faceted role. In addition to managing all pool operations, the Director of Aquatics will serve as the Head Coach of highly competitive water polo, swimming, and diving teams. Additionally, the Director will serve as the Head Coach for LBA Swim Club and will work in collaboration with the Director of Athletics, the Chair of the Physical Education Department, and the Director of Plant Operations to advance aquatic programming at Loyola Blakefield.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Director of Aquatics oversees programming operation, which includes physical education classes, athletics aquatic rehabilitation, the USA Swimming club, and aquatic facility rentals and programs. This position also involves general maintenance and staffing of the aquatic facility include. Other duties include:

  • Cleaning and maintenance of deck, pool vacuuming, and filter backwashing
  • Ordering of pool chemicals and pool supplies
  • Maintaining and ordering all electronic equipment including all Colorado Timing System equipment
  • Acting as first point of contact for outside contractors
  • Maintaining all licenses and paperwork required for an operational Baltimore County pool (i.e. pool license, daily record keeping for the health department)
  • Ensuring the aquatics facility is properly staffed according to Baltimore County Regulations

As the Head Coach of the LBA Swim Club, the incumbent will work with the LBA Board to lead and support the vision for a highly competitive USA Swimming club program while managing the coaching staff to ensure that there is a consistent vision across all swimming age groups.  The coach sets up and run practices, select meets and other competitions and determines who shall participate in those meets and competitions. Additional responsibilities of overseeing the swimming and staffing logistics of the club include, but are not limited to:

  • Maintaining and fostering a good relationship with Loyola Blakefield through ensuring parents and swimmers are respecting school policies and procedures for facility use and behavior.
  • Responsible for the day-to-day direction, hands on guidance and involvement in all aspect of LBA including working with swimmers, parents and coaching staff
  • Reporting to and working with the LBA board on coaching and club strategy/status
  • Providing direct coaching plan and strategy for Senior Group swimmers
  • Oversees and manages process of meet selection, meet entries, and scheduling home and away meets
  • Regularly communicates with swimmers and families through a variety of channels and methods, including but not limited to swimmer and parent meetings, weekly updates, Teamunify web site, and email.
  • Responsible for the recruiting, supervising, evaluating, and managing the performances and professional development of all Assistant Coaches
  • Providing swim strategy across all groups for the team by reviewing all coaching plans
  • Works with all swimmers and parents in determining appropriate goals; and, fosters in swimmers, important attitudes and skills such as discipline, goal setting, time management and healthy habits that will benefit them throughout life
  • Maintaining proper certifications for self and coaching staff including but not limited to Coaching certification, First Aid certification, Meet Director, Meet entry, etc…
  • Ensuring that LBA complies with all USA and Maryland Swimming policies and creating a SAFE sport environment
  • Researching and developing swim related growth opportunities for swimmers
  • Sharing in web site organization inclusive of billing and meet listings
  • Coordinating LBA facility needs with Loyola Blakefield
  • Coordinating the necessary purchase of equipment for LBA

Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited four-year institution

  • Demonstrated ability to organize and coordinate aquatic programming.
  • Considerable experience as a swim & water polo coach at the high school, collegiate, and/or competitive USA club level
  • Strong knowledge of philosophy, principles, and practices of independent school

aquatic programs and USA Swimming programs

  • ASCA/NISCA certification preferred
  • License Pool Operator
  • Certified Lifeguard and CPR/AED
  • Lifeguard Instructor (preferred but not required)
  • Familiarity with Hy-Tek Meet Manager, team Manager and Team Unify

 

 

Assistant Age Group Coach – Greenwood Gators (GRE)

  • Level of Commitment Part Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club
Greenwood Gators Swim Team

Location: Greenwood, IN, United States

with Greenwood Gators Swim Team

Hours: Monday – Friday evenings and Saturday mornings / Availability on meet weekends (6-12 hours per week as needed)

Location: Greenwood Community High School

Starting Date: ASAP

Pay: Hourly – highly competitive; negotiable based on qualification and experience

Club Description: The Gators are a nonprofit, board run USA Swimming club serving the Greenwood Community.  The Gators are dedicated to teaching young people the sport of competitive swimming and employ a coaching staff that is made up of certified professionals who are dedicated to developing swimmers into the best athletes they can be and building a foundation of skills that will last a lifetime.  The Gators train at the Greenwood High School Natatorium located at 615 West Smith Valley Road in Greenwood, IN (20 minutes South of Indianapolis).  The facility houses a six lane 25-yard pool that can be converted to a 25-meter pool for the long course season as well as a five lane 12.5 yard separate diving well.  The Greenwood Gators, the Greenwood High School swimming and diving teams, and the Greenwood Middle School swimming and diving teams all practice and host meets at the facility.

Responsibilities: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  1. Create, plan, and run practices for swimmers ages 6-12 years olds in line with the club direction
  2. Work under the direction of the Head Coach
  3. Attending all practices and scheduled meets as needed
  4. Assist other coaches as needed
  5. Staying up to date with the latest science, technology, and procedures of USA Swimming

Qualifications:

  • Previous competitive swimming/ coaching experience preferred
  • Must have all USA Swimming certifications and coaching requirements or be able to obtain ASAP
  • Mature judgment, reliability, availability, and ethical behavior including punctuality, confidentiality and the ability to function effectively in a multitask environment
  • Ability to work well and effectively communicate with swimmers, parents, and coaching staff
  • Be energetic, prompt, reliable, and willing to learn

Head Coach – Greenwood Gators (GRE)

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Club
Greenwood Gators Swim Team

Location: Greenwood, IN, United States

with Greenwood Gators Swim Team

Hours: Monday – Friday evenings and Saturday mornings / Full availability on meet weekends

Location: Greenwood Community High School

Starting Date: April 2018

Pay: Salary – highly competitive; negotiable based on qualification and experience

Club Description: The Gators are a nonprofit, board run USA Swimming club serving the Greenwood Community.  The Gators are dedicated to teaching young people the sport of competitive swimming and employ a coaching staff that is made up of certified professionals who are dedicated to developing swimmers into the best athletes they can be and building a foundation of skills that will last a lifetime.  The Gators train at the Greenwood High School Natatorium located at 615 West Smith Valley Road in Greenwood, IN (20 minutes South of Indianapolis).  The facility houses a six lane 25-yard pool that can be converted to a 25-meter pool for the long course season as well as a five lane 12.5 yard separate diving well.  The Greenwood Gators, the Greenwood High School swimming and diving teams, and the Greenwood Middle School swimming and diving teams all practice and host meets at the facility.

Responsibilities: Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  1. Developing a daily, weekly, seasonal, and yearly training program for higher level groups
  2. Developing a meet schedule that best fits the needs of the swimmers
  3. Attending all practices and scheduled meets
  4. Supervising assistant coaches and delegating tasks as necessary
  5. Staying up to date with the latest science, technology, and procedures of USA Swimming

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 3 years of coaching experience in competitive swimming
  • Must have all USA Swimming certifications and coaching requirements
  • Mature judgment, reliability, availability, and ethical behavior including punctuality, confidentiality and the ability to function effectively in a multitask environment
  • Ability to work well and effectively communicate with swimmers, parents, and coaching staff
  • Efficient computer skills and knowledge of Meet Manager and TeamUnify

Head Age Group Coach – Summer Deck Supervisor

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club
Charger Aquatics Swim Club

Location: 6400 Wyoming Boulevard Northeast, Albuquerque, NM, United States

with Charger Aquatics Swim Club

Charger Aquatics Head Age Group Coach
• Oversee, plan and supervise the age-group program and coaching staff in charge of those groups within the CAQ team philosophy.
• Build, foster, and maintain a positive and professional practice environment for all swimmers, parents, and families.
• Communicate effectively with all swimmers, coaches, and parents.
• Arrive at all workouts 15 minutes prior and stay until all swimmers have been picked up or cared for. Keep accurate attendance records.
• Attend all assigned swim meets.
• Be willing and able to assist other CAQ coaches with any aspect of the daily routine, including, but not limited to, supervising other groups, substitute coaching, or any other swimming-relating duties as assigned by the head coach.
• Continue positive interactions between other branches of CAQ.

Think Academy Summer Deck Supervisor Duties and Responsibilities (AM Shift) Eight weeks June—July)
• Demonstrate thorough knowledge of Albuquerque Academy pool-management policies and practices.
• Manage assigned shift, including supervision of on-deck employees, maintenance of pool environment to ensure safety and cleanliness (including equipment and supply orders), and interaction with Think Academy program coordinators and students.
• Ensure that pool chemicals are at the appropriate levels
• Supervision and oversight of Swim Lessons
• Provide leadership, discipline, and constructive feedback to instructors and lifeguards to ensure safety and quality delivery of swim instruction and recreational swim rotations.
• Prepare the deck for the day’s shift: Communicates pool schedule with deck personnel and ensures compliance with daily activity rotations.
• Conduct orientation, trainings, and periodic evaluations of instructors and lifeguards.
• Arrange for substitutes when employees are absent

New Trier Aquatics – Director of Operations

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club
New Trier Aquatics

Location: 7 Happ Road, Northfield, IL, United States

with New Trier Aquatics

Summary:

The Director of Operations (DO) is directly responsible for Club day-to-day duties and functions. This individual is part of the Executive Coaching team and is expected to be a vital component of the long term stability and programming of New Trier Aquatics. Enthusiasm for the sport of swimming as a community-driven program is essential to success in this position. Coaching responsibilities will be defined based on the best fit within the program and for the candidate but will be expected on a full-time basis.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Membership Management Recruitment and Retention:

  • Creating and Monitoring Club Retention (August and March)
  • Management of Group and Club Size – assisted by Club Administrator
  • Applying Meet/Event Billing (Monthly)

Meet Operations:

  • Submitting applicable forms for Sanctioning of Hosted Meets
  • Creation and Management of Meets/Events
  • Submission of Meet Entries (per deadlines)
  • Creation and Publication of Meet Schedule (seasonal)

Supplemental Duties and Responsibilities:

Assist the Head Coach

– Provide statistical analysis of growth and retention within the program

– Build & Maintain Relationships with community partners

– Provide consistent and regular billing of competitions and dues as well as regular dues invoicing

Assist the Director of Personnel

– Coordinate and Allocate Pool space for practice schedules
– Enforce Facility Guidelines and create EAPs as needed

– Provide support for staff scheduling within the context of team mission

Assist the Director of Sports Performance

– Maintain and update equipment and technology as per necessary

– Develop & Implement unique and effective competitions for maximum

– Coordinate group sizes as it relates to performance & assists with placement/movement

Education:

Bachelor’s degree (BA/BS) or equivalent education from a four-year college and a minimum of five years related experience in a leadership position.

Recommended Education
Masters/Advanced Degree from a accredited institution of higher learning
10+ Years related experience in a lead coaching and administrative position

Certifications:

USA Swimming Member in good standing (Non-Athlete)

Recommended Certifications
ASCA Level II Certified; Level V Education (Administration)
Competitive Swimming/Water Polo Experience
American Red Cross LGTI
USWP certified administrator

Essential Skills and Knowledge:

To be successful in this job, an individual must be well organized and driven with strong communication skills.

Proficiency in Microsoft Office, TeamUnify, and Swim Meet Systems (IST, Colorado, etc.) is expected. 

Demonstrated expertise in running and managing meets is a large part of the job responsibility 
Enthusiasm for new and different solutions to common problems
Ability to work between many facets of aquatic programming – Water Polo, Masters, Diving and look for new ways we can serve our community through aquatics.

Compensation

Compensation is commensurate with experience.

Senior Group Lead Coach

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club
Lake Country Swim Team

Location: Hartland, WI, United States

with Lake Country Swim Team

Senior Group Lead Coach:  Lake Country Swim Team is seeking a coach to be the lead coach for our Senior Sterling Silver and Senior Silver training groups.  These groups contain our top 13 to 15-year-old swimmers.  This position also includes serving as an assistant for our Senior Gold and Platinum swimmers.  This is a full-time position with associated administrative responsibilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Direct and supervise LCST Senior Sterling Silver and Silver training groups
  • Plan and implement an appropriate training program that maximizes each swimmers development while inspiring and challenging swimmers to be their best
  • Assist and substitute for Head Senior Coach as needed with Senior Gold and Platinum training groups
  • Perform associated administrative tasks such as meet entries, website and communication contributions and other tasks matching our needs with your experience and skills

 

Qualifications:

  • Current Coach Member in good standing with USA Swimming
  • Current Lifeguard certification (or ability to obtain)
  • Substantial coaching experience and proven success with both developmental and elite swimmers
  • Ability to manage and develop assistant coaches
  • Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Well versed in Hy-Tek software and Team Unify platforms

Compensation:

Compensation includes a medical insurance stipend, matching IRA contributions, performance bonus plan, meet travel expenses as well as private lesson and clinic opportunities.   Compensation is dependent on candidate’s certification, experience and skills.

Anticipated start date is April 1, or possibly sooner.

 

Head Swim Coach

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Club
Life Time Athletic

Location: 7 Forrestal Road, Princeton, NJ, United States

with Life Time Athletic

Metro Area Life Time (MALT) Swim Team is seeking a passionate leader to grow within the Life Time organization. The Head Swim Coach would be responsible for the development and growth of our swim team at our newest location, Life Time Princeton, which will be the 7th satellite location for the Life Time Metro swim team, opening in late April.

 

The Life Time METRO Swim Team (MALT) is affiliated with the New Jersey LSC of USA Swimming. MALT is part of Life Time Athletic providing our members with a year round competitive swim team. Our team consists of 600+ swimmers across our six locations: Life Time Berkeley Heights, NJ, Life Time Florham Park NJ, Life Time Fort Washington, PA, Life Time King of Prussia, PA, Life Time Montvale, NJ, and Life Time Mount Laurel, NJ.

 

The MALT Swim Teams main focus is stroke & technique development, utilizing drills with constant oversight & correction to ensure our swimmers have the proper skills for training & competition. Each satellite location separates the swimmers by ability level, allowing the coaches to focus on smaller training groups to maximize the swimmers success. The head coach administers all USA competitive training groups: Bronze, Silver, Gold, Platinum and Senior; while providing direct oversight of the Jade and Sapphire developmental groups and coaches.

Daily Head Swim Team Coach Tasks:

  • Writing and leading Swim Team Group Workouts according to a season plan
  • Developing and Growing Swim Team Coaches on your team
  • Registering new participants for the Team
  • Administrative duties as needed

Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Align with MALT Swim Team goals and mission
  • Creates an educational, safe and inviting experience for all participants
  • Initiates, develops and maintains positive relationships with participants
  • Responds to member questions regarding Life Time’s programs, policies and procedures
  • Assists in enforcing club and pool policies at all times
  • Acts as the liaison between the Aquatics Department Head, USA Swimming, Swim
  • Writes the season plan and workout templates for each season
  • Ensuring that all swimmer records are up to date within TeamUnify
  • Schedules Swim Coaches to attend swim meets and represents the Life Time team positively

Education & Experience

  • Four year college degree
  • Two years swim coaching experience
  • Swim lesson instruction experience preferred
  • One year customer service preferred

 

Licenses / Certifications / Registrations

  • ASCA Level 3 Certification (mandatory) or higher
  • Member of ASCA and USA Swimming
  • Safety Training for Swim Coaches certification
  • Red Cross Lifeguard and First Aid preferred
  • Complete LTU Safety Training before first shift
  • Complete all LTU courses within first 60 days of hire
  • CPR/AED certification required within the first 3 months of hire
  • Successfully complete and pass Life Time Swim Instructor Certification

Benefits

All Life Time Team Members receive:

  • Complimentary Life Time membership
  • Team Member discounts for Life Time products & services

Additional Full Time Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Plan
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Industry-leading Education and Training
  • Flexible Spending Account – Dependent (day) Care Account

Compensation

  • Hourly Wage

Team Director/Head Coach

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Club
Blue Eagle Swimming

Location: Nazareth, PA, United States

with Blue Eagle Swimming

Blue Eagle Swimming of Nazareth, PA (BLUE) is seeking passionate, qualified applicants for its full-time Team Director/Head Coach position. Reporting directly to the parent-run Board of Directors, this position is responsible for the development and implementation of training programs for all age group levels and the supervision of BLUE coaches while working towards the achievement of the organization’s goals and mission.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE, BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

  1. Developing training plans for all groups with the assistance of the Lead Coaches of each group while adapting training to the needs of each swimmer.
  2. Coaching and providing input for all training levels on a weekly basis.
  3. Attending all scheduled meets; in the case of meet conflicts, attends the highest-level competition. At all meets, coach and assist all age group levels.
  4. Establishing the fundamental philosophy, skills and techniques to be taught by staff and supervise all staff in the implementation of their duties.
  5. Fostering a positive team environment that inspires excellence by leading by example.
  6. Supporting the goals, mission, and philosophy of BLUE.
  7. Implementing a vision for developing the membership of BLUE swimming
  8. Effectively communicating and working with other coaches, the Board of Directors, the school district and community pool staff, volunteers, parents and athletes in a positive and professional manner.
  9. Be a strong advocate for the sport of competitive swimming.
  10. Connecting our senior swimmers with colleges and universities and assisting families in making their child’s goal of swimming at the post-secondary level a reality.

QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

  1. Minimum of ASCA level 3 certification.
  2. Minimum 5 years of coaching experience.
  3. Possess substantial knowledge of the technical aspects of competitive swimming and, at the same time, must continue to examine new theories and procedures pertinent to the field through coaching clinics, observations, consultation, etc.
  4. Experience in bidding for and organizing LSC championship meets.
  5. Bachelor’s Degree preferred, but not required.
  6. Working knowledge of Hy-Tek Team Manager, Team Unify and OME.
  7. Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
  8. Possess a valid U.S. driver’s license and has personal means of transportation.

Please Note:

  1. All USA Swimming Coaching Certifications and memberships must be kept current and on file in the SWIMS database and be in good standing in accordance with USA Swimming Rules and Regulations including USA-S Level II Criminal Background Check and USA-S Certificates (Athlete Protection, USA Swimming approved courses in First Aid, CPR, & Safety Training).
  2. As a condition of hiring, candidate must secure Nazareth Area School District Coaching Background Clearances, which, as a condition of continued employment, must be kept current and in good standing.

COMPENSATION: Competitive Salary Based on Credentials and Experience. Medical, Dental and Vision Plans Offered. Bonus/Commission Opportunities Available to Increase Salary.

Head Swim Coach

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Club

Location: 2518 Sweet Springs Valley Rd, Union, WV 24983, USA

with YMCA of Kanawha Valley

The Swim Team Head Coach is responsible for planning and operation of the Swim Team in accordance with the guidelines of the YMCA of the USA, YMCA of Kanawha Valley and USA Swimming. He or She is cooperatively responsible for the safe operation of the swimming pool. The Head Coach will also coordinate and oversee the YMCA Learn to Swim Program.

Head Swim Team Coach-Wave Ryders Swim Club

  • Level of Commitment Part Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Club

Location: 1250 Baker Ave, Whitefish, MT, USA

with The Wave-Wave Ryders Swim Team

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Position:         Head Swim Coach

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be a registered coach with USA Swimming.
  • Must possess Safety Training for Swim Coaches certification.
  • Lifeguard Certification preferred but not required.
  • Must possess current CPR and AED certifications.
  • Must possess a current First Aid certification.
  • Must have ASCA certification level 2 and the equivalent of 3 years coaching experience.
  • Must demonstrate a high level of maturity and have a proven record of                                                                responsibility.

Status:            Part Time.  Position may be combined with other part time work to contribute toward full time status.

Compensation:  To be determined depending on experience. Please contact for more information

  • Competitive Wage
  • Social Security and Medicare Contributions
  • State Unemployment Insurance
  • Full membership
  • Employee Discounts

Schedule:            Variable shifts.  Weekends and evenings necessary.

Closing Date:     Open until filled.

Application Procedures:

Submit letter of interest and resume to Lisa by e-mailing [email protected].  Feel free to call or stop by as well.

Summary of Work:

The Head Swim Coach plays an integral part in the continuum of quality swim instruction at The Wave. Providing a positive environment where each swimmer has the opportunity to reach their potential as a swimmer technically, physically, and mentally.

Job Description:  A complete job description is available upon request.

STINGRAY TEAM DIRECTOR /HEAD COACH – FILLED

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Club
Sterling Stingrays Swim Club and Sterling Park District

Location: Sterling, IL, United States

with Sterling Stingrays Swim Club and Sterling Park District

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JOB SUMMARY

The Assistant Duis Center Manager/Stingray Swim Team Director/Head Coach is responsible for providing leadership and supervision of the District’s Stingray Swim Club, aquatic programs and any other assigned programs, activities and areas.

The Assistant Duis Center Manager/Stingray Team Director/Head Coach is responsible for performing the essential functions as outlined in this job description.  The Assistant Duis Center Manager/Stingray Team Director/Head Coach is a full-time/exempt employee who may work in excess of fifty (50) hours per week.  Work pace varies depending on the task required.  The position requires the ability to work in the hard level (100 lbs. or less).

STINGRAY BACKGROUND

The Sterling Stingray’s Swim Team is a year-round competitive swim team located in Sterling, Illinois.  Our team is a Sterling Park District program that currently has between 50 to 60 members.  We have an indoor facility that is comprised of a 6 lane 25 yard pool and a separate diving well with one diving board.  During the summer our Elite training group travels to Clinton, Iowa where we have access to an outdoor 8 lane 50 meter pool for long course training.  Further information on the team or the facility can be found by visiting our website at www.sterlingstingrays.org and http://www.sterlingparks.org/location/duis-recreation-center/.

IMMEDIATE SUPERVISOR

The Assistant Duis Center Manager/Stingray Team Director/Head Coach is under the direction of the Duis Recreation Center Manager.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS-STINGRAY TEAM DIRECTOR/HEAD COACH

  • Responsible for the day-to-day direction, hands on guidance and involvement in all aspect of the Stingray Swim Club, including working with swimmers, parents and coaching staff.
  • Responsible for effectively coaching one or more age group levels as well as setting strong, positive, enthusiastic and highly energetic tone for all age groups.
  • Oversees and manages the process of meet selection, meet entries, scheduling and coordinating of home and away meets.
  • Responsible for the recruiting, supervising, evaluating and managing the performance and professional development of all Assistant Coaches.
  • Develops and implements the latest and most effective training plans for stroke technique, training, dryland progressions and taper strategies for a wide range of swimmer ages and abilities.
  • Provides active involvement in the recruitment, development and the progression of swimmers in all age groups that will both maintain and grow team membership.
  • Works with all swimmers and parents in determining appropriate goals; and, fosters in swimmers, important attitudes and skills such as discipline, goal setting, time management and healthy habits that will benefit them throughout life.
  • Regularly communicates with swimmers and families through a variety of channels and methods, including but not limited to regular swimmer and parent meetings, newsletters, emails, SPD/SSSC websites, etc.
  • Responsible in securing team and meet sponsors as well as the coordination of all team fundraisers.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS-ASSISTANT DUIS CENTER MANAGER

  • Develops and promotes aquatic programs and activities including but not limited to social and competitive programs/activities for youth and adults, private and group lessons, clinics, camps, and special events.
  • Assists in the development and implementation of pricing and other strategies to recruit new and retain current aquatic participants.
  • Recruits, recommends, selects, trains, supervises, schedules and evaluates part-time personnel under the direction of the Duis Recreation Center Manager.  Conducts an on-going evaluation of the District’s aquatic related staffing needs and makes adjustments to ensure programs operate efficiently and create an environment for success.
  • Monitors trends in aquatic programs to ensure the District is offering the best/latest in facilities, equipment, programs, and activities.
  • Evaluates, recommends, and prepares specifications and purchases of aquatic related equipment and supplies.
  • Establishes and maintains cooperative planning and working relationships with other local community agencies and service organizations.
  • Evaluates assigned areas on a regular basis.  Prepares and issues reports as needed and as requested.
  • Coordinates staff, pool schedules, swim meets and other events with the Duis Recreation Center Manager.
  • Publicizes aquatic related and other assigned programs/areas/activities to the community through a wide variety of formats with the assistance of the Duis Center Manager and the District’s Marketing Manager.
  • Assist in the preparation of the budget; recommend expenditures for assigned areas in accordance with said budget.

MARGINAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  • Adheres to established safety practices as outline in the District’s Safety Manual and/or set for the by the District’s Safety Committee.
  • Assists with maintenance and repairs at assigned facility.
  • Attends conferences, workshops and seminars as required/needed.
  • Performs all other duties as assigned by the Duis Recreation Center Manager.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • At least 21 years of age
  • Certified or ability to become certified in CPR/AED, First Aid and Coach’s Training
  • Certified USA Swim Coach
  • A valid Illinois State Driver’s License (Class D).
  • Organizational skills and the ability to work independently.
  • Ability to maintain positive and effective working relationships with other employees.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook and TeamUnify.
  • Desire to contribute to the long term success of the Duis Recreation Center, Stingray Swim Team and assigned other programs and activities.
  • Desire to live in a vibrant, small town, family friendly community of 26,000 residents.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • Four-Year College degree, with previous age group swimming and /or coaching experience preferred.
  • Certified USA Swim Coach

COMPENSATION

  • Minimum first year compensation of $32,000 with a possible higher starting wage based upon qualifications and experience.  In addition, a health insurance stipend; dental insurance; retirement plan; and paid vacations, personal days, holidays and sick days are also included in the benefit package.  Additional incentive base compensation may be considered/negotiated at time of hire.

Head Coach- Boys Water Polo

  • Level of Commitment Part Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Other
Saint Viator High School

Location: 1213 E Oakton St, Arlington Heights, IL, United States

with Saint Viator High School

BOYS WATER POLO- HEAD COACH

Saint Viator High School is seeking a Head Boys Water Polo Coach for the coming spring season. Please send your resume or questions to [email protected].

Part-Time Age Group Assistant Coach with the Monterey Park Manta Rays located in Monterey Park, CA

  • Level of Commitment Part Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club

Location: Monterey Park, CA, United States

with Monterey Park Manta Rays

MPMR is seeking a part-time assistant age group coach for our competitive swim team. This assistant coach would work with our head coach to assist with stroke technique and training strategies for novice swimmers as well as more advanced competitive swimmers. We are a non-profit organization, board run swim team with about 110 swimmers. The club trains at a 50 meter facility year round.

Desired qualifications:

Strong background in competitive swimming with a minimum of three years coaching experience.

Experience in developing swimmers from novice to high-level swimmers.

Ability to effectively communicate appropriate goals and progressions to swimmers, head coach and parents when necessary.

Strong knowledge of stroke technique progression, training progression and taper strategies for all levels.

Member in good standing with USA Swimming and current with all CPR certifications

Excellent with communication skills and computer skills as needed.

Will report directly to head coach.

Compensation is an hourly rate and dependent on experience.

All resumes welcome

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