Mar 01, 2024

Assistant Age Group Swim Coach

  • Swim Macon
  • Macon, GA, USA
Part time Age Group Coach

Job Description

The Assistant Age Group Swim Coach is an enthusiastic swimming coach who develops young athletes in a positive environment and encourages individuals to succeed at their own level. We are looking for a qualified and dependable individual who loves the sport of swimming and enjoys working with children in a competitive and fun atmosphere. Swim Macon is an establish, non-profit organization, and we are excited to welcome an assistant coach who is passionate about competitive swimming and assisting in the growth of a team.

Work Schedule: The work schedule will consist of afternoons and weekends. The Assistant Age Group Swim Coach will also attend various swim meets throughout the year. This is a year-round, non-benefitted position and salary is dependent upon experience and certifications.

Position Expectations:

  • Reports to the Club Manager
  • Ability to establish & maintain positive relationships and open communications with athletes, parents, and fellow staff members.
  • Possess strong written/verbal communication skills and can interact with parents at appropriate times.
  • Minimum of 2-3 years of coaching experience preferred, and/or have experience as a competitive swimmer.
  • Knowledge of stroke technique and swimmer development.
  • Ability to create fun, exciting and engaging practices and incorporate multiple intervals into workouts.
  • Ability to stand and work outside, in the heat, for long periods of time.
  • 12-18 hours per week plus at least one meet per month.
  • Attend all practices and meets scheduled.

Requirements:

  • USA Swimming Coach certified preferred.
  • 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.

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