EMPIRE KC Swim Club is currently seeking an Assistant Coach. EKC has location in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, Overland Park, Kansas and Olathe, Kansas. EKC has been a USA swimming member since its inception. This is a part-time position. Coaching requirements are 3-4 times per week with potential for growth. ESC has between 170-200 swimmers registered with the club throughout the year.
Responsibilities: 1) Assist the Head Coach with design and implementation of EKC’s training programs. 2) Work with swimmers to perfect stroke techniques. 3) Manage the on-deck coaching of assigned swim groups. 4) Encourage participation in all home and selected away swim meets. 5) Establish a positive environment that fosters athletes’ love for the sport of swimming. 6) Resolve conflicts in a professional, tactful manner. 7) Coach at away meets as scheduled by the Head Coach.
Compensation: Compensation will be commensurate with experience. EKC pays for USA membership, professional development, and attendance at clinics.
Candidate Qualifications: Have experiences as a competitive swimmer as well as some coaching experience is preferred. Able to clearly communicate the proper strokes and techniques. Must be an energetic and compassionate motivator capable of developing age group swimmers into senior level competitors.
Blaine Markley, Board President
Marjorie Sherard, Head Coach
Carmen Menges, Senior Coach