Jun 14, 2021

Lead Age Group Swim Coach

  • Las Vegas Swim Club
  • Summerlin, Las Vegas, NV 89144, USA
Part time Head Age Group Coach

Job Description

Las Vegas Swim Club (LVSC) is seeking an experienced Age Group level coach to lead our Silver Group.  The Silver Group is comprised of experienced and highly committed Age group swimmers (ages 8-11) who are working to take their technique and speed to the next level.  Athletes in this group generally qualify for State and Junior Olympics.  LVSC is committed to promoting respect, hard work, and dedication, but in a family-like atmosphere.  Candidates should be excited to promote the values of our Mission Statement (bottom).

 Job Responsibilities          

  • Four practice sessions per week after school and/or Saturdays, 90 minutes per session; Additional practice for Summer Season
  • Average of one meet weekend per month (when meets resume)
  • 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
  • Collaboration with Silver Assistant Coach
  • Communication with athletes and group parents is essential

Job Requirements

  • USA Swimming Coach in good standing
  • Must pass background check
  • 2-4+ years of experience working with Age Group athletes and/or teaching at the Elementary School level
  • Strong technical knowledge of swimming
  • Strong knowledge of Age Group level training 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 level swimmers

Compensation is hourly and will be based on experience.  Interested candidates should contact Deborah Parrales: dparrales@lasvegasswimclub.com


LVSC Mission Statement

 Las Vegas Swim Club strives to create a family and team atmosphere in a sport that is sometimes incorrectly considered an individual sport.  In addition to technique, endurance, and power, our teaching focuses on personal ownership, respect, discipline, hard work, and sportsmanship.  Through these lessons, athletes are challenged to reach their maximum potential both as a swimmer and as a person in a safe and healthy environment.  The lessons learned at LVSC will help prepare its members for whatever challenges they take on in life.

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