Bellingham Bay Swim Team has an immediate opening for an enthusiastic, motivated, highly skilled and energetic Head Age Group Coach.
Title: BBST Head Age Group Coach
Reports to: BBST Head Coach
Position Status: Full-time – Exempt
Located on Bellingham Bay with Mount Baker as its backdrop, Bellingham (population 90,000) is the last major city before the Washington coastline meets the Canadian border. It’s 85 miles north of Seattle and 50 miles south of Vancouver, B.C.
Bellingham is an acclaimed outdoor recreation haven and known for its subdued, healthy and authentic vibe. It’s been named “Best Place to Play Year Round,” “Adventure Town USA,” and “Best Place to Retire and Live,” by various media. While many come here to play hard and sweat, others take in the scenery, laid-back vibe and relax.
The Bellingham Bay Swim Team (BBST-PN), (www.bellinghambayswimteam.org) of Bellingham, Washington (USA) is seeking an enthusiastic, motivated, highly skilled and energetic Head Age Group Coach to direct and lead the 14 & Under program for its year-round competitive swim program.
We are seeking a Head Age Group Coach to help lead our competitive swim team into the bright future. BBST is a USA Swimming affiliated team with a 26-year history. We currently have 110 swimmers in six progressive training groups: Bronze, Silver, Gold, Junior, & Senior A/B that train year-round with a staff of 4 certified coaches. These groups are designed to provide athletes with a growth focused team atmosphere where swimmers train together with an emphasis on TEAM in a competitive setting.
BBST has developed swimmers from local through national success, with individuals and relays that have competed at junior national, Olympic Trials, and national team levels.
Many of our BBST alumni have gone on to swim collegiately at top-ranked universities, such as Texas A&M, Hawaii, and Denison University, including 100% of our 2021 graduating class. BBST is a nonprofit 501c3 organization under the direction of a volunteer parent Board of Directors elected annually by the membership.
Mission: BBST provides a safe, inclusive, and growth focused environment for all teammates. BBST promotes excellence through consistency, camaraderie, and trust. Members will learn lifelong skills to succeed with confidence in a healthy and balanced lifestyle.
Vision: BBST will be a successful example nationally of culture, competitiveness, and consistency. BBST will support all teammates in their pursuit to accomplish team and individual goals.
This is a year round, salaried position with opportunity for performance and fundraising based incentives. Salary will be commensurate with qualifications and experience, beginning range of $37,500 to $41,500.
APPLICATION PROCEDURES & DUE DATE
Position is open until filled. All application materials should be sent to BBST Head Coach Chris Coghill at email@example.com.
A complete application consists of: