Swim Coach

Job Description:

Date posted: May 12, 2022

Location: Pavilion Center Pool, 101 Pavilion Center Dr, Las Vegas, NV 89144, USA

Overview 

 

Position: Swim Coach 

Club: Las Vegas Swim Club (Member of Southern California Swimming LSC) 

Location: Pavilion Center Pool, Las Vegas (Summerlin Area), NV 

Job Type: Part Time 

Website: www.lasvegasswimclub.com 

 

Las Vegas Swim Club (LVSC) is seeking an experienced swim coach to join the team.  LVSC provides a graduated competitive swimming program based on age and ability in conjunction with the national age group program sponsored by USA Swimming, Inc.  LVSC’s comprehensive program satisfies the needs of novice swimmers to Olympic-hopeful athletes and is a member of the Southern California Swimming Association of USA Swimming (SCS).  We are committed to promoting respect, hard work, and dedication all the while maintaining a family-like atmosphere.  Candidates should be excited to promote the values of our Mission Statement and strive to achieve our team goals. 

 

Job Responsibilities  

  • Up to six practice sessions per week after school and/or Saturdays, 90-120 minutes per session. Additional practice for Summer Season, including possible AM sessions  
  • Average of one meet weekend per month  
  • 2-3 travel meets per year (expenses paid for by team) 
  • Possibility for additional dryland and/or shifts with other groups 
  • Coach is responsible for season plan, writing workouts, and meet entries for the group 
  • Communication with athletes and group parents is essential 

 

Job Requirements 

  • USA Swimming Coach in good standing 
  • Must pass background check 
  • 3-5+ years of experience working with Age Group and/or High School athletes  
  • Strong technical knowledge of swimming 
  • Strong knowledge of workout writing and season planning in all strokes and distances 
  • Strong communication skills 
  • Positive attitude and patience 

 

Preferred Skills 

  • ASCA level 2 or higher certification 
  • Experience with Team Unify 
  • Physiology and/or exercise training experience 
  • Experience training JO or higher-level swimmers 

 

Compensation is hourly and will be based on experience.   

 

Mission Statement 

Create a safe family-oriented environment where everyone can achieve their maximum potential both as an athlete and human being now and in the future. 

Team Goals 

  • Promote healthy social, emotional, and physical development 
  • Teach LVSC Core Tenets: Respect, Dedication, Hard Work, Ownership, and Sportsmanship 
  • Promote healthy and valuable interactions between athletes; create lifelong friendships 
  • Teach a process-oriented approach to prepare athletes to be successful in and out of the pool 
  • Promote efforts and achievements for members not only as athletes, but as students and members of the community 
  • Create and maintain a safe and positive environment for learning and growth 

How to Apply

Please submit cover letter and resume to [email protected]

Contact Information

[email protected]