Aug 22, 2019

Full-time Assistant Club Coach

  • Rockwall Independent School District
  • 1205 T L Townsend Drive, Rockwall, TX, USA
Full time Assistant Coach

Job Description

Rockwall Independent School District and the

Rockwall Aquatic Center of Excellence (RACE) Swim Team

Rockwall, Texas (20 miles East of downtown Dallas)

Position: Full-time Assistant Club Coach

Overview

The Rockwall ISD is seeking a qualified USA Swimming club coach as soon as possible. We are looking for a full-time assistant club swim coach that is willing and able to coach with the on-site club team and perform team and facility duties as necessary. 
The RISD Aquatic Center is a 56,000 sq.ft, 50 meter X 25 yard facility with 2 movable bulkheads, 2X1m and 2X3m diving boards and a 4-lane swim lesson pool.  RACE is a year-round swim team with roughly 375 members that include 13 different levels (visit www.rockwallaquatics.com for more team information).    RACE has achieved 3 Silver Level and 3 Bronze Level National Club Excellence Awards from USA Swimming over the last 6 years.

Responsibilities and Expectations

-Write, attend, actively coach and supervise all assigned club practices, including every weekday evening and at least 3 mornings per week.

-Be willing and prepared to coach practice groups, and meets, on weekends and on/around holidays.

-Work closely with RACE Head Coach and Head Age-Group coach in developing a comprehensive program to maximize performance potential.
-Assist Head Coach and/or Head Age-Group Coach with all scheduled/assigned wet and dry duties.

-Be willing and able to help organize and run swim meets (experience with Team Unify, Hy-Tek Team/Meet Manager and Daktronics preferred).

-Attend all staff meetings and team functions
-Prepare for, attend and actively coach meets, meet-related activities

-Be willing to understand, adopt and incorporate Rockwall ISD policies and procedures into your daily work responsibilities.

-Be willing to adopt and incorporate RACE team philosophies and goals into your coaching
-Honor and promote RACE Swimming traditions and spirit
-Demonstrate, teach and encourage good technique and sportsmanship
-Communicate with swimmers, parents and other coaches in a productive and professional manner (in                    person or through email, phone, etc.)
 -Handle disciplinary/behavioral matters professionally

 

Qualifications

- Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills
- Excellent organization skills
- Minimum of 3 years of swim coaching experience (UIL and USA preferred)

-ASCA Level 3 or higher (or equivalent experience) preferred
- Background in competitive swimming (Collegiate experience preferred)
- Proven ability to work in a team environment
- Maintain current First-Aid, CPR, AED and lifeguard certification
- Successfully complete USA Swimming background check, athlete protection training, and athlete safety training.

-Successfully complete Rockwall ISD background check


Compensation

$40,000-$45,000 salary.  Commensurable with Experience


Please send a resume, cover letter, and list of three references to:

Neil Walker

Neil.walker@rockwallisd.org

469-698-7380


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