Aug 12, 2019

Kraken Swimming Head Coach

  • Hubbard Community Pool
  • Hubbard Community Swimming Pool, 200 Hall Avenue Southeast, Hubbard, OH, USA
Full time Head Coach

Job Description

Kraken Swimming is looking for a full time coach that is positive, experienced, enthusiastic, and has a passion for swimming. This individual will need the desire and dream to take the team to the next level. This is a year-round swim team that has multiple programs for all ages which include: Parent Child Aquatics, Beginner Lessons, USA Swim Team (Developmental, Advanced, Elite, Masters Swimming), Middle School Team, and High School Team.  Kraken Swimming is part of the Hubbard Exempted Village School District in Hubbard, Ohio. Kraken swims at the Hubbard Community Pool located in Northeast Ohio, an hour away from

Cleveland and Pittsburgh. This will be the 4th season and has seen tremendous success in its beginning years from; Top ranked USA swimmers in the state of Ohio, a strong presence in High School swimming, and world Ironman qualifiers in its master’s program. Kraken

Swimming is a program on the rise and ready for a new coach to continue the success.

 

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Minimum of 2 years of Head Coach or successful Assistant Coach experience
  • Be up to date on swim technique and training philosophies and practices
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to manage other coaches and swimmers of various ages and abilities
  • Have all USA Certifications and an active Pupil Activity Permit or be able to acquire them prior to hire/start date

 

Duties and Expectations:

  • Season Planning and practice writing
  • Schedule meets, practices, and coaches
  • Attend all Championship meets and make sure all meets have the necessary coaches on deck
  • Answer emails in a timely and professional manner
  • Post and turn in meet entries for all meets
  • Report to the aquatics director on all important aspects of the program and as directed
  • Meet entries, Equipment needs, Attendance, and Meet reimbursement
  • Run goal and end of season meetings with swimmers
  • Run a minimum of 3 coaches’ meetings throughout the season; more if necessary
  • Development and oversight of the training program for all groups and levels
  • Develop, mentor, and supervise coaching staff
  • On deck coaching/training of our Senior group
  • Development of staff schedule for practices and meets
  • Attendance and leadership at swim meets

 


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