Aug 22, 2019
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
- 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
$40,000-$45,000 salary. Commensurable with Experience
Please send a resume, cover letter, and list of three references to: Neil Walker
Rockwall Independent School District
1205 T L Townsend Drive, Rockwall, TX, USA