Jun 22, 2021

Age Group Coach

  • Mako Aquatics
  • Hudson, WI, USA
Part time Age Group Coach

Job Description

Mako Aquatics (MAKO) is looking for an experienced Age Group Coach

This employee will be responsible for working primarily with our 6–14-year-old athletes as well as partnering with our Head Coach to develop all aspects of our program with the goal of instilling a culture of success both in and out of the water.

 Position: Age Group Coach

Job Open Date: September 1, 2021

Work Location: Hudson, WI

Pay Rate: commensurate with experience

Expenses and Memberships: MAKO pays/reimburses travel expenses, coach education/development, costs associated with required training courses, cost of membership in the American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA) or other similar coaching association and USA Swimming.

Days/Hours:  Monday- Friday, occasional Saturdays.

Swim Meets: 1-2/month.  Some are one day meets. Some are weekend long.  Staff is paid hourly plus travel reimbursement for meets outside of local area.

  • Work with the Head Coach/CEO to build an Age Group philosophy.
  • Work with swimmers ages 6-14 novice through Zone Qualifiers.
  • Work with a minimum of 2 groups while overseeing all parts of the Age Group program.
  • This person should have at least 3 years of coaching experience.
  • Be an effective communicator with parents, coaches, and swimmers.
  • They should have a sound stroke mechanic philosophy.
  • Have a track record of success producing age group swimmers that transition successfully to Senior swimmers.
  • Understand the long-term development of the swimmer.
  • Experience in developing young coaches as role will be responsible for mentoring and supervising Junior Coaches.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and an understanding of TeamUnify and Meet/Team Manager.
  • Ability to obtain and maintain all required USA Swimming and MAKO required certifications including passing a background check.
  • Opportunity for additional income with private swim lessons (optional and subject to pool availability)
  • Opportunity to increase responsibilities/hours based on performance


Contact: Interested candidates should submit a resume, cover letter including coaching philosophy, and up to three professional references to Bob Young @ ryoung1064@yahoo.com.


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