Aug 13, 2018

Co-Head Age Group Coach

  • Greater Philadelphia Aquatic Club
  • Sewell, NJ
Part time Head Age Group Coach

Job Description

Title: Co-Head Age Group Coach
Reports to: Head Coach and program owner
Hours: 15-30 per week (depending on swim meet weekends)
Salary: Commensurate with experience; no benefits
Overtime Exempt

Head Coach for GPAC Gold 2 group (mainly 11-12 year olds)

Develop in water seasonal training plan; keep and track practice attendance; write daily practice in accordance with season plan, macro cycles, and micro cycles.
Effectively and professionally communicate with Gold 2 swimmers and families through weekly email updates and monthly group newsletter.
Provide monthly group status reports to the Head Coach
Oversee all meet entries for Gold 2 group; develop and input relays for all age group events (12 & under) for meets in which we enter relays
Attend all team scheduled meets for Gold 2 swimmers

 Oversee Administration of In-Water Practices for rest of Age Group Program (Gold 1, Silver, Bronze, and Mini)

Ensure that season plans are properly developed and in accordance with team philosophy and goals. Ensure that coaches are following the season plans.
Periodically review group practice logs with group head coaches

 Provide Oversight and Mentorship for Age Group Head and Assistant Coaches

Assist with Bronze, Mini, and Silver groups 2-3 times per week
Assist with the administration of Gold group dryland
Meet monthly with Bronze, Mini, and Silver group head coaches to review their monthly status reports
Assist in the quarterly review of hourly coaching staff
Develop coaching schedule for swim meets with co-head age group coach and head coach a minimum of 10 days prior to the start of the meet
Conduct monthly age group staff meetings
Attend all scheduled full staff meetings

 Other seasonal duties as assigned by the Program Owner


  • Lifesaving
  • CPR/First Aid
  • Lifesaving/CPR Instructor
  • Certified Pool Operator
  • USA Swimming Background Check
  • USA Swimming Athlete Protection Training
  • USA Swimming coach-membership
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs

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