Aug 11, 2023

Lead Age Group Coach

  • WTRC Sharks Swim Team
  • 895 Miamisburg Centerville Road, Washington Township, OH, USA
Full time Head Age Group Coach

Job Description

Job description

The WTRC Sharks Swim Team, based in Centerville, OH, is looking for a positive, energetic, flexible, passionate, team-oriented and self-motivated coach to lead our Tiger (11-13 yr olds), Hammerhead (6-8 yr olds) and Lemon Shark (6 and Under) groups. The WTRC Sharks are a Volunteer Parent Board run 501-3(c) non-profit organization. We train at the Washington Township RecPlex (25 yard, 8 lanes) throughout the year, as well as, outdoor training at local pools (25 meter and 50 meter, 6-8 lanes) during the summer.

The ideal candidate will have a strong knowledge of stroke mechanics and training techniques. This candidate will also be able to communicate effectively and timely with the coaching staff, swimmers and parents as needed.

This is a full-time position with some stipends available. The Sharks cover/reimburse approved meet travel expenses, certifications and continuing education.

Duties for the coach include, but are not limited to:

*Motivating swimmers of all ages to be great in a positive way

*Planning and implementing a seasonal plan for the Tiger (including dryland),

Hammer and Lemon Shark groups

*Assisting with any other groups as needed

*Administrative duties, such as, meet entry, social media postings, email

communication and newsletter

*Attending staff meetings as scheduled

*Attending swim meets locally and out of state (Indiana and Kentucky mostly). 2-3 per


*Attending Sharks’ team functions (Banquet, JO Party, etc.)

*Assisting in recruiting and attending swim clinics at local summer league pools in the

area. (June-July only)


*Must have, or obtain prior to start date, all relevant USA Swimming coach certifications

(Adult & Pediatric/Child CPR and AED, Safety Training for Swim Coaches, USA

Swimming Background Check, Athlete Protection Training)

*Must pass Washington Township Background Check

*Preferred, 2 years USA/YMCA coaching experience with 12 and Under


*Must have/demonstrate professionalism, decision making skills, a willingness to follow

directives from Head Coach, Asst. Head Coach and/or Board.

*Must have basic working knowledge of Team Unify and Social Media platforms or be

willing to learn

*Must have a desire to learn and continue coaching education

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $35,000.00 - $40,000.00 per year

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Washington Township, OH 45459: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Work Location: In person

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