Swim Job: Atomic City Aquatic Club seeks Head Swim Coach


Atomic City Aquatic Club logoAtomic City Aquatic Club in Oak Ridge, TN seeks head swim coach.


– Preferred experience as a head coach (senior and age group experience) as a USA certified swim club
– Ability to be flexible with all age groups and skill levels
– Certified ASCA level 3 coach or significant competitive experience
– Current USA Swimming coach certifications such as CPR, Red Cross Lifeguard certification, USA background check, First Aid
– Familiarity with Team Unify and Hy-Tek; knowledge and ability to manage social media programs


– Prepare workout plans for all age levels and skill sets
– Develop practice schedules (including dry-land) for multiple groups at two separate locations
– Supervision of assistant coaching staff
– Meet planning and scheduling of coaches at away meets
– Assistance with management of home meets (board will supply a meet director)
– Management of athletes at meets including: warm-ups, relay lineup, communication with host teams
– Attendance of all meets and majority of practices as schedule allows
– Long term plan for stroke development in athletes with multiple skill levels
– Monitor weight training for senior group
– Understanding of season conditioning and taper schedules


– Serve as Executive Director on the board (voting member and conduit between the coaching staff and other board members)
– Open communication between parents, board members, and athletes
– Plan monthly coaches meetings
– Support and abide by club rules and policies


Brandon Cottrell at [email protected]


Atomic City Aquatic Club (ACAC) is located in Oak Ridge, Tennessee just outside of Knoxville. Our program was initially founded in 1951. We have enjoyed a history rich with tradition and look forward to continuing this legacy. Currently, we are looking for an inspiring and charismatic individual for our head coaching position. ACAC is a year-round USA swim club with a membership of 90-120 athletes. These include Junior National, Age Group and Senior Sectional Qualifiers. We service families from a wide geographical area, which includes Oak Ridge, Lenior City, west and north Knoxville. Our facilities include two 25-yard indoor pools, 25-meter and 100-meter outdoor pools. This is a year round, salaried position with the option for performance-based bonuses.

Swimming News / Swimming Job is courtesy of Atomic City Aquatic Club.

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