Feb 27, 2024

Age Group Coach Position

  • Prosper Aquatics Club
  • Prosper, TX, USA
Part time Age Group Coach

Job Description

PROFESSIONAL - DYNAMIC - MOTIVATED

Prosper Aquatic Club (PAC) is currently looking for an age group coach (lead group coach).  

About Prosper Aquatic Club:

The Prosper Aquatic Club (PAC) is a member of USA Swimming and a Prosper ISD program. PAC is a year-round competitive swim team with over 250 swimmers; and a newly-formed water polo club with over 50 participants. Recently founded in 2020, this program is located at the beautiful PISD Natatorium in Prosper, TX.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

·       Learning the PAC training terminology, vocabulary and then being able to apply the lessons learned into daily practice.

·       Inspiring, dedicated coach and swimming subject matter expert.

·       Ability to demonstrate mature judgment, reliability, availability, and ethical behavior including punctuality, confidentiality, positive and constructive feedback, and ability to function in a multi-task environment.

·       Ability to meet all USA Swimming certification and coaching requirements (CPR, Safety Training for Swim Coaches, USA Swimming Background Check, Athlete Protection, Concussion, etc.)

·       Must be able to attend all assigned team functions (practices, meets, etc.)

·       Must be available to travel for meets, clinics, etc.

Swimmer development:

·       Emphasize proper stroke technique and understand the progression of PAC Age Group levels up to PAC Senior levels.

·       Plan, prepare, and conduct team practices in a cohesive fashion, so we are able to guide swimmers throughout the program.

·       Manage, observe, and constructively evaluate swimmer performance at practices and meets to enhance technique and motivation.

Minimum Requirements:

·       Meet all USA Swimming coaching requirements.

·       Must be a US citizen or currently eligible to work in the US.

·       Have excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills.

·       Be able to motivate swimmers of all abilities to achieve their full potential.

Preferred Skills and Qualifications:

·       1-2 years competitive swim coaching experience with a USA Swimming club (head age group coaching preferred), and coaching membership that is in good standing with USA Swimming.

·       Must be energetic, patient, constructive, and can provide effective instructions to all ages/abilities of swimmers.

·       Demonstrates the ability to work well and communicate effectively with parents, coaching staff, and administrators.

·       Strong organizational, interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.

·       Enthusiasm for continuing their coaching education

This is a PART-TIME position, and is capped at 20 hours per week. 

Pay rate for this position is $25 per hour.

Interested applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to the Head Coach, Brad Robbins - barobbins@prosper-isd.net

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.


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