Senior Assistant Coach

Applications due 12/01/23

Job Description:

Date posted: November 8, 2023

Location: Cactus Park, 7202 E Cactus Rd, Scottsdale, AZ 85260, USA

Scottsdale Aquatic Club is seeking a Lead Senior Assistant Coach. The ideal candidate will have energy and passion for swimming, be knowledgeable about the technical aspects of the sport and willing to help the club in many areas. This coach will support and carry out the mission of Scottsdale Aquatic Club and the philosophy of the Head Coach.

Responsibilities

  • Write, oversee and coach daily workouts 
  • Arrives on time to set up and prepare for daily practices.
  • Attends swim meets as needed 
  • Communicates with the Senior Coaches and Head Coach effectively
  • Work with lead coaches to develop and implement seasonal, weekly, and daily training plans for the group
  • Attends staff meetings in person or via zoom.
  • Communicates effectively with group parents, appropriately responds to emails, keeps families updated with groups’ practice schedules and swim meet information.
  • Teach and train swimmers in proper stroke techniques and racing strategies as appropriate for the age and developmental level of the group; in-water instruction when needed.
  • Develop and maintain healthy relationships with the swimmers, their parents, and other coaching staff
  • Participate fully in group practices and activities
  • 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 all rules and policies of Scottsdale Aquatic Club and USA Swimming.
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications include:

  • Prior high school and club coaching and competitive swimming experience
  • Current in USA Swimming required certifications: CPR, Safety Training for Swim Coaches, Athlete Protection, Concussion Protocol Training, Background check, Coaches Advantage Training, Foundations of Coaching, MAAPP 2.0 and/or the ability to obtain the certifications.

This is a great opportunity to work with a top swim club in USA Swimming. Professional growth available to coaches at Scottsdale Aquatic Club. We have an immediate need to fill this position.

 

How to Apply

If interested, contact Head Coach/CEO Scott Goodrich:

[email protected] 

817.914.6653

Contact Information

Scott Goodrich

phone: 8179146653