Peters Township Swim Club Assistant Coaches

Job Description:

Date posted: May 11, 2021

Location: Peters Township, PA, USA

Peters Township Swim Club, an AMS swimming club, is seeking inspiring and energetic assistant coaches with excellent leadership, communication, and team building skills to support the club’s rapidly growing membership and established coaching staff.  You will aid in the development of a program that will create a solid foundation for our athletes all while driving the continued success of our swimmers.  Competitive compensation is based on experience.

Responsibilities include:

  • Establishing an environment that fosters positive team attitude while teaching self-discipline, sportsmanship, responsibility, and respect
  • Coordinating with the head coach to implement a swim training program that is technically, age, and developmentally appropriate, for both water and dryland training, which allows swimmers of different abilities to reach their highest potential while considering all learning styles.
  • Communicating and working effectively with the head coach, other coaches, parents of swimmers, and the board of directors regarding all matters of the club.
  • Developing a swim training program that is technically, age, and developmentally appropriate, for both water and dryland training, which allows swimmers of different abilities to reach their highest potential while considering all learning styles
  • Demonstrating mature judgment, reliability, availability, and ethical behavior including punctuality, confidentiality, positive and constructive feedback, and the ability to function in a multi-task environment
  • Setting appropriate goals for groups and individual swimmers
  • Creating workouts
  • Working flexible hours including nights and weekends, and attending swim meets
  • Being a positive role model, maintaining high ethical and moral standards, and adhering to AMS Swimming Coach’s Code of conduct

 Requirements:

  • Be willing to obtain all USA Swimming certification and coaching requirements (CPR, Safety Training for Swim Coaches, USA Swimming Background Check, Athlete Protection, Lifeguard, First Aid, Concussion, etc.)
  • Be able to motivate swimmers of all abilities to achieve their full potential.
  • Have excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.

How to Apply

Interested applicants should submit a resume and contact information for three professional references to [email protected]

Contact Information

Christine Bowers and Board