Nov 19, 2019

Aquatics Director/Head Swim Coach

  • Gold River Sports Club
  • Gold River, CA, USA
Full time Head Coach

Job Description

Reports To

General Manager

General Description

Responsible for providing innovative direction and support in all aspects of the aquatics operation.  The Director will be the Junior Head Swim Coach, Supervise both Swim Lessons & Lifeguard operations as well oversee the Master Swim Program. 

Responsibilities and Duties

Head Coach, Gold River Stingrays

  • Recruit, train, schedule and supervise swim team staff.
  • Support the organization in planning, budgeting, promotion and evaluation of all swim team activity.
  • Oversee the control and safety of the pool during clinics, practices and meets.
  • Assist in the scheduling of the pool for clinics, practices and meets.
  • Provide innovative practice and workout content including written practice plans, instruction in all four competitive strokes, starts, turns and touches and the use of drills and stroke correction in every opportunity.
  • Foster sportsmanship, camaraderie and a positive work ethic in every swimmer.
  • Be present at all practices, meets and team events.
  • Administer the seeding and scheduling of swimmers for meets.
  • Maintain attendance records.
  • Participate in regularly scheduled meetings with the parent advisory board monthly and weekly with the club manager and team representatives.
  • All other duties as assigned.

 Lifeguard

  • Recruit, train, schedule and supervise lifeguard staff.
  • Support the organization in planning, budgeting, promotion and evaluation of all lifeguard activity.
  • Oversee the control and safety of the pool during lifeguard operations.
  • Schedule lifeguard coverage for pool (Memorial Day to Labor Day).

 Swim Lessons

  • Recruit, train, schedule and supervise swim lesson staff.
  • Support the organization in planning, budgeting, promotion and evaluation of all swim lesson activity.
  • Oversee the control and safety of the swim lesson operations.
  • Schedule group and private swim lessons (Memorial Day to Labor Day).

Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as an Assistant or 2 years as a Head Swim Coach
  • Registered USA Swimming Coach
  • Positive experience within the aquatics industry.
  • Experience in management, ability to provide clear direction to employees and highly organized
  • WSI and CPR/AED certifications.
  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred or equivalent.

Compensation

The Aquatics Director is a full time hourly position (30 hours per week) plus private swim lessons.  Hourly rate will be based on experience.  This position is eligible for benefits including health, dental, life, LTD and 401k.

About Gold River Sports Club

Gold River Sports Club is one of nine premier Spare Time Clubs, located in the Sacramento Metropolitan Area and Oakley.  Gold River Sports Club serves Rancho Cordova, Fair Oaks, Gold River and the surrounding communities.  The 15-acre site contains 25 tennis courts, 20 of which are lighted, a two-pool aquatics complex, and outdoor play and recreational areas.  Indoor facilities include two squash courts, a 5,000-square-foot fitness center, functional training area,  a spacious group exercise room, a group cycling studio, a comfortable lounge and café, a Kids’ Recreation Room, a Children’s Play Center, and luxurious locker rooms with steam and sauna.

 For more information go to https://www.sparetimeclubs.com/goldriver and www.goldriverstingrays.org

 Cover letter and resume should be sent electronically:

Michael Burchett
General Manager
Gold River Sports Club
2201 Gold Rush Drive
Gold River, CA  95670
916-638-7001
michaelb@sparetimesportsclubs.com.


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