Part-Time Assistant Coaches needed

Applications due 02/01/22

Job Description:

Date posted: November 15, 2021

Location: Waunakee, WI, USA

The Waunakee WAVE is a year-round competitive swim program located in Waunakee, WI a short drive to Madison, WI. We are currently looking for several energetic, technique oriented and experienced assistant coaches. These positions range from assisting a lead coach or being a lead coach for one of our groups. This position does have the opportunity to grow into a position with more hours and responsibility within the club. As a staff, we do not believe in measuring success in the short term, but rather by teaching an appreciation of the process.

This position could consist of 6 to 20 hours a week depending on the group(s) coaching and personal availability. During the Fall, Winter and Spring season practices are primarily 6-9pm (Mon. thru Fri); 8-2pm (Sat) and 4-6pm (Sun).  Compensation will be based upon experience and is highly competitive to other area swim programs.  Preferred start date as soon as possible.

Partial Assistant Coaches requirements and responsibilities below:

  • Knowledge of current swimming techniques and policies.
  • High energy, enthusiastic and motivating to the swimmer’s they coach.
  • Previous USA-Swimming coaching and/or swimming is preferred.
  • Candidates must have or be willing to obtain all USA Swimming Certifications including a Background Check, Athlete Protection Training, CPR/First Aid, Safety training and willing to get their Lifeguard Certification.
  • Assists the Head Coach and/or Head Age Group Coach in all areas as/where needed, when necessary.
  • If the candidate is the lead coach of a group, they will act as primary contact to parents regarding any issues or concerns with any swimmer in their group while including the Head Coach in these issues.
  • Responsible for assisting coaches with the athlete selection, meet entries and event selections of their athletes at each meet if asked or a ‘lead coach’.

How to Apply

Please submit any questions, your resume, coaching experience, salary expectations, references and availability to:

Head Coach

Greg Lake

[email protected] or

PO Box 352

Waunakee, WI 53597

Contact Information

Greg Lake

PO BOX 352

phone: 6084169053