Jun 20, 2022

Assistant Head Coaching Position

  • NHA
  • North Hills Senior High School, Rochester Road, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
Part time Associate Head Coach Assistant Coach

Job Description

North Hills Aquatics in Pittsburgh, PA is in search of a Head Assistant Swim Coach.  The Head Assistant Swim Coach will be responsible for the following areas, including but not limited to:

  • Independently running the Gold Performance squad – consisting of high performing 10- to 14-year-old athletes of mixed gender.

o   Creating 30-minute dryland routines and overseeing participation to ensure athlete safety, appropriate for the age and ability level of the members in the squad.

o   Designing 1 hour and 30-minute workouts that complement the head coach’s season plan for the team.

o   Be available to assist in coaching approximately one meet per month, depending on athlete participation.

  • Supervising the North Hills Aquatics Learn to Swim lesson program instructors.

o   Modifying existing lesson plans as necessary.

o   Program is currently held on Saturday mornings but open to change based on schedule.

  • Supervising lifeguards during community swim (two nights per week) and responsible for cash collected during community swim.
  • Creating meets in Team Unify and submitting entries timely at required deadlines.
  • Help plan and coordinate North Hills Aquatics team hosted meets and events.
  • Enforce team, LSC, and USA Swimming Codes of Conduct.

The Head Assistant Swim Coach must have or be willing and able to obtain all USA Swimming certifications and coaching requirements (CPR, Coaches Safety, Background checks, etc.)

The Head Assistant Coach should have experience with or be willing to learn HyTek software and hardware to help facilitate meet administration.

The Head Assistant Swim Coach should be a team player, who works well collaboratively, and participates actively with fellow coaching staff.  The Head Assistant Coach should be open to working alongside the Head Coach when designing workouts and be willing to implement new drills and sets in an effort to prepare the Gold Performance squad for advancement to the Senior Performance squad.

Salary is commensurate with experience and Board approval.

If interested in the position, please submit a resume (including contact information for any previous swim coaching and swim experience) to Head Coach, Nik Loutsenhizer: swimcoachnik@gmail.com

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