May 07, 2024

FULL-TIME ASSISTANT SWIM COACH

  • Edina Swim Club
  • Edina, MN, USA
Full time Assistant Coach

Job Description

Job Description

FULL-TIME ASSISTANT COACH with EDINA SWIM CLUB

Status: Full-time salaried position
Compensation: HIGHLY COMPETITIVE – DEPENDANT ON EXPERIENCE

Job Purpose: Assist Lead and Head Coaches during practices and swim meets and perform administrative duties as assigned.

 

Do you want to be a part of a “Tradition of Excellence?”  Edina Swim Club, located in Edina, Minnesota, has been a leader in Minnesota Swimming for over 60 years and has a celebrated history on the National Stage.  We are looking for a TEAM MEMBER who actively wants to be a part of a club with a strong culture and who can add to our team by bringing their knowledge and enthusiastic energy.

 

We are looking for candidates who possess:

·        Previous coaching experience – 2+ years.

·        USA Swimming Coaching certification, or willingness to become certified within 2 months.

·        Knowledge of proper swimming technique and fundamentals

·        Extraordinary organizational and communication skills

·        Positive outgoing personality and patience

·        Model proper dress, language, demeanor, and sportsmanship for our athletes

·        Passion for coaching and working with young athletes

 

Responsibilities:

·        Responsible for assisting at various levels of our age group program.

·        Conduct swim team practice in a safe, friendly, and competitive environment.

·        Observe and enforce all rules and regulations of the facility.

·        Knowledge of USA Swimming rules and regulations.

·        Arrive promptly to assigned practice and meets.

·        Run stroke/turn/dive clinics.

·        Attend assigned swim meets.

·        Conduct assigned administrative tasks

 

Qualifications:

 

·        CPR/AED, Safety Training for Swim Coaches, APT, Background check, and in good standing with USA Swimming

·        Experience with Team Unify, OnDeck, Team/Meet Manager, and MS Office is a plus.

·        Abide by applicable USA Swimming Code of Conduct and Safe Sport requirements.

 

Preferred Experience:

 

·        ASCA level 2 or willing to complete

·        Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience

 

 

Physical Demands of Position:

·        Standing and walking 100% of the time during daily workouts and swim meets.

·        Lifting items 5-51 pounds during daily routine.

·        Ladder climbing. Stairs up and down. Bending, stooping, stretching, kneeling, twisting, turning, gripping, and grasping.

·        Exposure to outdoor weather conditions and indoor pool areas.

·        Repetitive arm and shoulder use. Wrist (right or left) for tool use.

·        Exposure to chemicals, inhalation, and skin contact.

·        Pushing and pulling. See, hear, smell, talk.

·        Basic math and writing skills.

 

Please send cover letter, resume to nicole@edinaswim.com.


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