Jan 03, 2024

Head Age Group Swim Coach

  • Tsunamis Swim Team
  • Coconut Creek, FL, USA
Part time Head Age Group Coach Age Group Coach Assistant Coach

Job Description

TSUNAMIS SWIM TEAM (Coconut Creek, FL) is seeking a Head Age Group Coach to work with age group swimmers (7-12) on a daily basis. We are a Coach Owned team looking for someone who is motivated and excited to help a young program grow.

Position Expectations:

  • Reports to the Head Coach
  • Ability to establish & maintain positive relationships and open communications with athletes, parents, and fellow staff members.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of coaching experience preferred, and/or have experience as a competitive swimmer.
  • 15-18 hours per week plus at least one meet per month.
  • Attend all practices and meets scheduled.
  • Knowledge of stroke technique and swimmer development.
  • Ability to create fun, exciting and engaging practices and incorporate multiple intervals into workouts.
  • Possess strong written/verbal communication skills and can interact with parents at appropriate times.
  • Ability to stand and work outside, in the heat, for long periods of time.

Certification requirements:

  • Lifeguard and first aid certifications
  • Pass background check through USA Swimming
  • USA Swimming Foundations of Coaching 101 and 201 - 101 must be completed within first month if employment.
  • USA Swimming registration (and all required courses) – Must be registered within the first month of employment.

Duties:

  • Serve as the lead coach for a group within the team and attend all practices, meet sessions and functions for your designated group
  • Coach group of advanced pre-competitive swimmers as needed
  • Attend Staff meetings weekly/bi-weekly (sometimes held virtually).
  • Opportunity for additional income with private swim lessons (optional).
  • Assists with planning and organizing team meetings, socials, training trips, and team social events.
  • Manage meet entries for athletes in assigned group.

 

Preferred start: ASAP

Please send a resume and letter of interest to:

Ashley Wilson - Head Coach

tsunamiscoachashley@gmail.com


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