Jan 10, 2019

Head Swim Coach

  • EXOS
  • Tampa, FL, USA
Full time Head Coach

Job Description


EXOS helps people perform at a high level so they can achieve what matters most to them. Since our founding in 1999, we’ve become a leader in proactive health and performance, trusted by more than 150 clients, including corporations, academic institutions, health systems, sports organizations, the U.S. military, community centers, and residential communities. With award-winning facilities and spaces, technology, equipment, and services, EXOS connects people to the solutions they need and provides individualized plans based on time-tested fundamentals and research in order to help people take control of their health and performance.


EXOS takes a unique approach to fitness center design, facility management, and training technology to create welcoming environments that facilitate healthy lifestyles. From business planning to operations, we use our decades of experience to drive member acquisition, engagement, and retention. We know that the more engaging and effective a fitness center is, the more success it will have. It’s all about providing members with a positive experience and the tools they need to accomplish their goals.


We're seeking a Head Swim Coach to join our team. As our new Head Swim Coach you will:

  • Be approachable and visible to all club members and all swim team families

  • Bring an enthusiastic and energetic approach to each and every practice

  • Develop strong, lasting relationships with all swimmers on the team and the lap swimmers

  • Provide specific and corrective feedback to each swimmer at every practice

  • Write, attend and actively coach all workouts for your assigned group(s)

  • Recruit new swimmers from outside the club to join our team

  • Keep current with research in aquatics related areas

  • Assist the lifeguards with the enforcement of pool rules and in helping lap swimmers find lanes

    available to them

  • Assist with the development and marketing of all Aquatics programs

  • Attend and assist running Aquatics special events and conducted at our facility as needed

  • Assist with the promotion our swim team both within the club (flyers, bulletin boards, swim instructor

    bios, signage on deck during lessons, member newsletter) and outside the club (website content,

    posting flyers, Community Fairs)

  • Other duties as assigned


Required Qualifications:

  • Current Red Cross Lifeguard certification (AED, CPR, First Aid) or Coaches Water Safety and

    AED/CPR and First Aid

  • Strong background in competitive swimming

Preferred Qualifications:  

  • Excellent verbal and communication skills

  • Strong service orientation and attitude; the ability to provide members, guests and staff with exceptional service in a friendly and professional manner

  • Superior communication skills

  • Ability to relate to diverse populations

  • Enthusiastic, responsible and team-oriented

Physical Requirements:

  • Exposure to variety of weather elements
  • Requires long periods of standing
  • Moderate use of computer terminal screen, right or left hand use, Typing
  • Grasping and gripping movements
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs. Some lifting may require additional assistance from another staff person
  • Employee expected to use discretionary judgment and ask for assistance from another employee if an item is perceived to be too heavy to lift without assistance
  • Use of personal safety equipment required
  • Frequent use of pool and cleaning chemicals
  • Continuous exposure to moderate to loud noise
  • Occasional exposure to bodily fluids
  • Occasional lifting, pulling, climbing, kneeling, and bending

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