Feb 12, 2020

Site Director - Coach

  • San Antonio WAVE
  • San Antonio, TX, USA
Full time Associate Head Coach

Job Description

SAN ANTONIO WAVE is looking for an experienced team leader to serve as a Site Director for our Smithson Valley location.  Smithson Valley / Spring Branch, is about 40 minutes north of San Antonio.  

Below is a quick description of the position.  Interested parties should contact Scott Gainey (scott@sawave.org) for a detailed list of responsibilities.


Oversee the operation of their WAVE practice location on a daily basis.

Work with Head Coach to achieve seasonal goals for the WAVE.


  • Responsible for supervision and mentoring of site coaches. Assist Head Coach with performance reviews.
  • Responsible for ensuring a safe practice environment. Report issues to Head Coach.
  • Serve as liaison with facility staff, along with Head Coach, to resolve facility issues, including water and air quality.
  • Ensure WAVE equipment is maintained and serviced/replaced as necessary.
  • Assist Head Coach with swim meet selection.
  • Assist Head Coach / Board in creating and participate team bonding activities.
  • Meet with Head Coach regularly to ensure continuity of the WAVE program between pools.
  • Schedule and evaluate tryouts for new swimmers.
  • Regularly attend meets.
  • Perform other duties as directed by the Head Coach.

Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma or GED (some college)
  • Ability to stand and walk on a pool deck for prolonged periods of time
  • USA Swimming Coaching Credentials (current)

Preferred Requirements

  • Coaching experience 4+ years of coaching
  • ASCA Level 2 or higher certification
  • Experience supervising & mentoring staff


  • Starting at $18 per hour (depending on experience)
  • Typical coaching schedule = 5p – 7:30pm week days
  • Paid administration (swim meet entries, creating workouts, meetings and projects)
  • Additional compensation / schedule opportunities for weekends and swim meets
  • Typically 25 - 30 hours (without meets) + paid overtime (or as compensatory time)
  • Mileage to out of town swim meets (and meal reimbursements)
  • We pay for professional memberships (ASCA / USA Swimming / Certifications)

Interested candidates (or inquiries) please contact:
Website: www.sawave.org

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