Hanford Swim Club

Hanford Swim Club (TNT) is a year round competitive swim club. We offer 3 levels of swimming from beginner to the advanced swimmer. The mission of TNT Swimming is to Provide opportunity for the individual athlete so the achieve at the highest level of their desired attainment. 

Sep 12, 2018
Job Description The Hanford Swim Club is soliciting applications for a part-time Head Swim Coach. Our club is a small, year round competitive swim team that is currently seeking a high quality professional head coach for all ages and abilities. Our current Head Coach has been with our club for over 17 years, and is ready to enjoy a life of retirement. Currently there are 20-30 swimmers, depending on the time of year, ranging in age from 6-15. We are part of a consortium of 6 local area swim clubs, which together are known as the Tule Nation Tritons (TNT). We believe in focusing on a positive and team building environment, while motivating our swimmers to improve their skills through training and hard work. The coach will work with our parents to create a unified team to help each athlete attain their goals in swimming. We are looking for someone who is passionate about swimming and excited to serve as a mentor, educator and role model. On a regular basis our training occurs at the Old Hanford YMCA swimming pool in Hanford, California. The pool is a small four lane, 25 yard indoor pool. The non-profit club is governed by a board of directors consisting of team parents. The coach serves at the pleasure of the board. Primary Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Organization and Supervision of practice sessions (including swimmers and assistant coaches) Provide training and instruction of skills and techniques appropriate for the age and level of each swimmer Setting team goals for each session  Provide a nurturing athletic environment for the advancement of each individual           Attend scheduled meets and help run the annual hosted meet                      Work with swimmers and parents to determine meet entries for all club-sanctioned meet Establish and Maintain communication between coach and athlete and coach and parent regarding swim training and competition                                                                     Develop and Mentor assistant coaches                                                                       Interact with league officials and coaches, as necessary                                                        Assist with recruiting Assistant Coaches, as necessary  The ideal candidate has: 1-2+ years’ experience coaching a competitive swim team                                                    Possesses the knowledge of technical and training aspects of competitive swimming       Possesses an impeccable understanding of swim stroke mechanics Ability to communicate with swimmers, families, and staff in a professional manner Ability to work independently and in a team environment                Experience coaching in competitive swimming                                                          Ability to scale practice for both recreational swimmers and competitive swimmers Requirements: Ability to pass a USA Swimming background check and complete the USA Swimming head coach requirements prior to starting A valid Drivers License and the ability to provide your own transportation to and from practices and swim meets preferred  For more information or to apple please contact: Hanford Swim Club at hanfordswimclub@yahoo.com  
Hanford Swim Club Hanford, CA, USA Part time