The Taos Swim Club, Inc. (TSC) is seeking qualified applicants for full-time, salaried Head Coach position. TSC is a parent-run, coach-driven 501-C3 non-profit USA Swim Club in northern New Mexico with Learn-to-Swim, Competitive Youth, and Adult Masters teams. We are seeking energetic applicants with technical expertise, excellent communication skills, and team building experience to inspire, coach and build our diverse, year-round club of approximately 50 athletes.
TSC is committed to providing an enjoyable swimming experience for swimmers of all ages and abilities, while also providing a challenging and positive training environment in which swimmers can develop self-esteem, personal integrity and life skills through individual and team achievement.
Head Coach is responsible for managing and directing Taos Swim Club programs.
Establish workout groups, schedules and criteria for advancement,
Design and oversee season training plans & daily workout plans for all groups
Manage, run, and/or delegate all workouts
Plan team meet schedules (including transportation, lodging, and entries)
Attend swim meets
Hire, train, supervise, evaluate and discharge assistant coaches as necessary
Teach and follow the TSC Code of Conduct
Foster solid relationships with athletes and families
2. Club Administration and Daily Operations:
Ensure daily attendance records are kept and team fees are recorded & deposited
Implement and manage expenditures in accordance with approved budget
Maintain posted and online calendars of events with email notices
Solicit business sponsorships and other kinds of donations
Lead swimmer recruitment and retention efforts
Assist in fundraising activities
Attend monthly meetings of the Board of Directors as a non-voting member
Meet with board treasurer & club bookkeeper to develop and update budgets
Salary range is $40,000-$50,000, including incentive bonuses. Two weeks paid vacation.
Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, coaching philosophy statement, resume and contact information for 3 professional references to firstname.lastname@example.org.
This position is available as of August 31, 2018 and will remain open until filled.