Sep 06, 2019
Job Posting: Head Age Group Coach
Splash Club’s vision is focused on “challenging tomorrow’s leaders, building lifelong champions” and we strive to help young athletes realize their full potential, both in and out of the pool. We are looking for a professional Head Age Group Coach who is passionate about the sport of swimming and has the drive, innovation and vision to grow our age group program.
A successful Head Age Group coach may also have the opportunity for upward advancement within our organization.
Candidate Requirements | Our ideal candidate will have the following attributes:
Must be college graduate (or scheduled to graduate this year)
Preferred: 3 or more years of coaching
Preferred: ASCA Level 3 or above
Must be a registered USA Swimming coach in good standing
Proficient in: Team Unify, Meet Manager, MS Office (including Excel) and group communication tools (Outlook, Group Me, etc.) with willingness to explore and acquire new tech skills
Good planning and organizational skills
Confident, energetic and motivational leader with bias for action
Skilled in training/coaching swimmers of all ability levels
Positive and effective communicator
Ability to successfully cooperate with swimmers, parents, and colleagues
Good stroke technician
Good working knowledge of physiology
Knowledge of basic age group dryland principles
Position Responsibilities | Reporting directly to the Head Coach, the Head Age Group Coach will have the following responsibilities:
Effectively lead and grow the Age Group program while inspiring confidence in your understanding of key leadership concepts
Serve as lead coach for swimmers Ages 12-14
Plan daily workouts and develop seasonal plans/goals
Attend staff meetings and effectively collaborate with colleagues and Board of Advisors
Proactively implement duties and projects on own initiative with minimal direction from Head Coach
Further develop stroke instruction skills, knowledge of physiology and age group dryland principles with willingness to learn and grow in these areas
Develop and utilize methods to positively train, motivate and inspire swimmers through effective leadership
Assist in the planning of yearly meet schedules
Play an active role in and attend club-hosted and out-of-town meets and events
Track and update team records and all-time Top 10 List
Work with Head Coach to plan, organize and execute team trips and special events
Understand and abide by applicable USA Swimming Codes of Conduct and Safe Sport requirements
Additional duties as assigned
Compensation | Highly competitive salary with possible relocation expense allowance. Paid vacation and sick days. Private on-site office with laptop and iPad. Free Wellness Center membership. Meet and event travel, professional registration and continuing education expenses paid for by the team. Position will have access to additional on-site earning opportunities (swim lessons & lifeguarding).
About Us | Splash Club is a year-round USA Swimming club with both a team and lessons program and has been sponsored for almost 70 years by Phillips 66, a Fortune 500 company. We’re a 501(c)(3) non-profit governed by a parent Board of Advisors and are staffed with an ASCA Level 5 Hall of Fame Head Coach, 4 Age Group Coaches, several instructors for our lessons program and dry-side support staff. Our swimmers recently competed at the Phillips 66 National Championships and we currently have a swimmer qualified for the 2020 US Olympic Trials. We are the first Safe Sport-recognized club in Oklahoma.
Our Sponsor | Splash Club is sponsored by Phillips 66 which has also been a sponsor of USA Swimming for over 40 years. Phillips 66 is No. 23 on the Fortune 500 list and is headquartered in Houston, TX with significant operations around the world, including Bartlesville, OK.
Our Facilities | The Phillips Aquatic Center is located on Phillips 66’s downtown campus. Extensively renovated in 1998, we utilize this facility year-round and use the 50m outdoor Sooner Park Pool in the summer
Our Location | We’re located in beautiful northeast Oklahoma among the wooded and rolling foothills of the Ozark Mountains in Bartlesville, OK. We’re a smaller town with a big town feel, culturally diverse with a unique blend of the Wild West, Route 66, oil country and a vibrant arts & culture scene. Our larger employers draw people from around the world to live in Bartlesville. Our downtown skyline is graced by the only Frank Lloyd Wright office tower ever constructed, which now includes a museum, hotel, dining and nightlife. Our Community Center performing arts complex brings in musical and theatrical talent from around the world. We boast some of Oklahoma’s top dining spots and are just a stone’s throw from the booming metropolis of Tulsa, known for its arts and music scene. Our fitness-oriented community has miles of running/biking trails, disc golf, public golf course, country club, cycling and running clubs, outdoor fitness circuit and a dog park. It’s just a quick jaunt to Frank Phillips’ Woolaroc Ranch, museum and wildlife preserve, Osage Hills State Park and Ree Drummond’s Pioneer Woman Mercantile.
Website | Phillips66SplashClub.com
Applicants should submit a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Splash Club, Inc.
Bartlesville, OK, USA