Aug 14, 2019

Head Senior Coach

  • Razorback Aquatic Club AquaHawgs
  • Springdale, AR, USA
Full time Senior Coach

Job Description

Coaching:

  • Establish an environment that encourages self-discipline, sportsmanship, responsibility, and constructive feedback.
  • Develop and implement team and individual goals with the swimmers and monitor the progression of the athletes and team in reaching these goals.
  • Connecting our senior swimmers with colleges and universities and assisting families in making their child’s goal of swimming at the post-secondary level a reality.
  • Timely & professional communication with parents and swimmers.
  • Develop and maintain seasonal plans for the progression of our senior program.
  • Design swimming and dryland curricula for the Senior Hawgs
  • Assist in selecting the appropriate schedule of seasonal competitions
  • Demonstrate a willingness to communicate with parents to help swimmers achieve their goals
  • Passionate about swimming and working with athletes
  • A strong advocate for the sport of swimming.

 

Administration:

  • Demonstrate a cooperative, responsive and respectful communication style with swimmers, parents, community members, staff, and Board.
  • Maintain a professional standard of safety, appearance, and readiness.
  • Practice continuous improvement and professional development for self and assistant coaches; work to achieve the next level of certification.
  • Act as a team representative while attending LSC meetings.
  • Maintain accurate records of individuals and relay performances, meet participation, practice attendance and more.

 

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred
  • Minimum of 3 years of coaching experience.
  • Advanced experience coaching various ages and skill levels in a competitive environment
  • Current member in good standing of USA Swimming
  • Must be CPR/AED certified and maintain current coaching certification
  • Experienced with Team Unify and HY-TEK as well as Word and Excel.
  • High-level swimming experience at the club and or collegiate level.
  • Ability to set and achieve individual and team goals and encourage others to do the same.

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