Oct 08, 2019

Head Coach

  • Watertown Area Swim Club
  • Watertown, SD, USA
Full time Head Coach

Job Description

Head Swim Coach
Watertown Area Swim Club – Watertown, SD

Full Time –

The Position:

Watertown Area Swim Club is looking to hire a Head Swim Coach for our club team.  Swimmers age 5 – 19 years of age.  Position requires a motivated and enthusiastic coach with knowledge of competitive swimming. 


  • Abide by the USA Swimming Code of Conduct, and WASC policies and procedures.
  • Swim coaching experience and current swim coach certification with USA Swimming. 
  • Lifeguard Certification

Ideal Candidate possesses:

  • Proven success coaching all levels.
  • Strong core values that include respect, trust, and integrity.
  • Cooperative and respectful communication style with swimmers, parents, and co-workers
  • Personality that motivates swimmers.
  • Desire to increase the number of athletes who swim year round
  • Knowledge of programs including Hy-Tek, Meet Manager, Team Unify, etc.
  • Bachelor’s degree.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • Coach all age groups in practice and at designated meets.
  • Maintain and pursue continuing education related to all athletes at his/her level about proper stroke technique.
  • Responsible for implementing/enforcing any and all rules or guidelines as outlined in the Team Handbook.
  • Ensure proper communication with parents and swimmers
  • Must be able to show support and belief in the WASC program structure as a whole.
  • Salary will be commensurate with experience and amount of duties accepted.  Currently the team has a head coach and a team manager.  $35,000 - $55,000





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