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Upper Dublin Aquatic Club (UDAC) – Part Time Assistant Coach – posted 6/16/17

Upper Dublin Aquatic Club (UDAC), a 300+ member age-group competitive swimming and diving program, located in Fort Washington, PA, is seeking enthusiastic and dedicated assistant swim coaches.  UDAC competes in regional USA Swimming meets, Middle Atlantic swim meets, as well as in the Suburban Aquatic League (SAL), in Southeastern PA. The club also participates in USA Swimming meets at the National, Junior National, Sectional, Zone and Junior Olympic levels.

The interested applicant should have prior swim coach experience, willingness to coach under the philosophy and culture of UDAC and the UDAC Head Coach, strong motivational and communication skills, and the desire to implement new coaching techniques acquired via coaching education.

The applicant should be willing to work with swimmers of all ages/ranges, but specifically with swimmers ages 5-14, and must be available in the fall/winter and spring between the hours 5:00-8:00 p.m., weeknights.   Weekend availability to coach meets is also required. The applicant must be certified or able to obtain certifications in CPR, First Aid (Safety Training for Swim Coaches), and be a USA Coaching Member (or be willing to attain this status).   Background checks and school district online training are required.

Salary would commensurate with prior coaching experience.

Interested applicants should send cover letter, resume, and references to Kathryn Scheuer, Director of Aquatics, email@udac.us.


Emmaus Aquatic Club (EMAC) – Full Time Head Coach – posted 6/16/17

The Emmaus Aquatic Club (EMAC) is looking for a dynamic, experienced, and committed Head Coach to lead our competitive, USA Swimming year-round team. For over 30 years, EMAC has provided the Lehigh Valley area with excellent aquatic programs, including year-round competitive swimming and learn-to-swim lessons through our Swim America program. In addition, we offer summer memberships to our outdoor facility as well as aquatic exercise classes.

The EMAC Head Coach will be responsible for creating and executing a strategic plan consistent with the mission of our club. We strive to foster and grow swimmers of every ability. EMAC is committed to providing a safe, healthy, competitive environment where swimmers are encouraged to set goals and work towards achieving them inside and outside the pool. We value our members, athletes, and coaching team that help our organization grow in USA Swimming and in the community.

EMAC seeks an energetic person with experience coaching at an elite level. The EMAC Head Coach will plan and conduct swim practices, including dryland training. Other responsibilities include setting the team meet schedule, hosting well-run meets, and creating an interactive environment in a competitive landscape that motivates swimmers to achieve and exceed their goals.

EMAC’s Head Coach will work efficiently within the annual budget, effectively communicate with EMAC members, be responsible for recruitment and retention, direct and inspire EMAC coaches and staff, and also collaborate with the local high school coaches. There is an opportunity to oversee the overall business operations, including our lesson program, summer facility, and pool management contracts.

ESSENTIAL JOB TASKS:

  • Report to the Board of Directors with status of various operations within the competitive swimming program
  • Create an overall vision and plan for the team, including a comprehensive athlete development/progression plan and coaching strategies
  • Prepare and submit swimmers’ meet entries and attend assigned swim meets
  • Support fundraising efforts of the Club
  • Demonstrate strong administration skills, communication, deadlines and project management.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Coaching membership in good standing with USA Swimming
  • 5-8 years experience coaching competitive swimming
  • Current ASCA Membership, level 3+
  • Demonstrates successful track record with senior level coaching and previous management experience
  • Experience with Team Unify, Meet Manager, and OME software

COMPENSATION: Salary and benefits are commensurate with experience

HOW TO APPLY:  Interested applicants should direct their letters of interest, resume, and 3-4 references to John Kline, (jkline@ptd.net). Your letter of interest must include your years of coaching experience, vision for the future of EMAC, and salary requirements.

DEADLINE:  Applications must be received by July 1, 2017.


Upper Merion Aquatic Club (UMAC) – Head & Assistant Swim Coach Positions – posted 6/16/17

We are looking for coaches that are self-motivated and energetic to continue to groom our young athletes into excellent swimmers.  UMAC is a part of the SAL (Suburban Aquatic League) and a member of USA Swimming.  The SAL season runs from September through February with 5 dual meets and 2 championship meets.  Our USA program is running almost year-round.  Some local travel required for meets.  SAL meets are Saturday, USA Meets are typically Saturday and Sunday.

Head Coach Qualifications

  • Experience in a head coach position preferred.
  • Excellent organizational, written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong Knowledge of and ability to communicate proper stroke technique instruction and development, dry land conditioning, and taper strategies for all levels of swimmers.
  • Strong core values that include integrity, hard work, patience and respect.
  • Experience in writing lineups.
  • Works well in a team situation.

Head Coach Responsibilities

  • Oversees the Girls or Boys Swimming Team
  • Assist in recruiting and scheduling of coaches.
  • Provide Leadership and Supervision for coach staff.
  • Develop practices and actively engage in practices with swimmers.
  • Develop technical skills of swimmers
  • Create meet lineup with other head coaches, enter into Meet Manager
  • Provide feedback to swimmer after races.
  • Attend all meets for SAL Season and Championships.
  • Schedule coverage for Invitational Meets
  • Create an atmosphere that encourages good sportsmanship and team spirit.

Assistant Coach Responsibilities

  • Attend Daily practices and provide coaching instruction.
  • Improve technical skills of swimmers
  • Attends all meets for SAL Season and Championships
  • Attend Invitational meets as needed.
  • Assist with lineups as needed

American Red Cross CPR and First Aid are required. USA Swimming coaching certification is required.

Compensation: TBD based on experience

Any interested candidate please forward resume to Darren Hardel, Upper Merion Aquatic Club President: dhardelUMAC@gmail.com or call 610-331-2746


Central Bucks Swim Team (CBST) – Part Time Assistant Coach – posted 5/15/17

Central Bucks Swim Team, a Level 2 USA Swimming program, is looking for part-time coaches. Coaches are needed for the Senior and Age Group programs. Number of hours can be flexible, it could be anywhere from 6 to 16 hours per week of on-deck coaching, and the position could include coaching at meets on selected weekends. We are looking for enthusiastic individuals willing to fit into the CBST system while bringing their own ideas into the program. Hourly rate will be commensurate with experience. Please contact Stu Kukla at cbswimteam@gmail.com, with any questions about the position. If you are interested, please send a resume to Stu. All inquiries about the position and submitted resumes will remain confidential. Resumes will be taken until positions are filled.


Malvern Swimming Association (MSA) – Part Time Assistant Coach – posted 5/10/17

The Malvern Swimming Association (MSA) is looking for a part-time assistant swimming coach to start as soon as possible and continue coaching through the fall/winter season. MSA is a USA Swimming Registered Swim Club and is a part of The Malvern Preparatory School which is located in Malvern, PA. Our team runs from September through July giving employees the opportunity to continue coaching almost year round.

Practices are held Monday – Friday evenings after 5:30 and Saturday mornings. Candidates should be available for most practices and some weekend meets. Hours are flexible depending on candidate’s availability. There is opportunity to work with different swimmer groups ages 5-18. In addition to a year round competitive swim team, Malvern has a large lesson program and clinic which provides the opportunity for additional income and experience. Interested applicants should contact Bruce Bronsdon, MSA Director at bbronsdon@malvernprep.org.

Qualifications

  • At least 18 years or older
  • 1 year of coaching experience, swim lesson instructor, and/or collegiate swimming experience.
  • Be able to complete clearances and background checks
  • If not already CPR Certified/ Registered USA swim coach, candidate can complete certifications upon hiring

Western YMCA Wahoos – Lead Coach 10 & Under – posted 5/4/17

POSITION SUMMARY:

Position Summary: The Swim Team Lead Coach is responsible for the supervision and direction of a safe, positive and organized competitive swimming program in accordance with the YMCA of the USA and the YMCA of Delaware that will support youth development in spirit, mind and body, strengthen family support and encourage social responsibility.

Qualifications: Minimum age of 21. 3+ years of competitive swim coaching experience.
Start Date:
Fall 2017 or sooner

Contact: Kayla Andrews Large Competitive Aquatics Director YMCA of Delaware  Western Family YMCA kandrews-large@ymcade.org


Tri-Hampton YMCA- Part-time Head Age Group Coach – posted 4/26/17

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Swim Team Coach is responsible for developing and improving the technical and physical skills of the swimmers.  They are also responsible for providing a fun and enjoyable environment that helps introduce swimmers into competition, while supporting personal and social development.  They are responsible for working with the Director of Competitive Aquatics to create strong relationships with work with the parents of the team members.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have at least 2 years of coaching experience with a Sanctioned Team.
  • Must possess the following certifications within 3 months of hire:
    • YMCA Principals of Competitive Swimming and Diving
    • American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification or YMCA Swim Coaches Safety Training or YASA
    • ASCA Level I and ASCA Level II training
  • Supervisory experience preferred

Contact Director of Competitive Aquatics tryan@cbfymca.org for more information


Nittany Lion Aquatic Club- Full-time Head Coach – posted 4/10/17

Club Description:     Nittany Lion Aquatic Club is a year round USA swimming program, with approximately 100 age group swimmers ranging from novice to college age, a staff of 4-6 coaches, and an oversight board of elected volunteers.  NLAC is independent from but principally uses the indoor and outdoor pools on the Penn State campus.  The Club hosts three short course meets and two long course meets annually.  In addition, NLAC has hosted Middle Atlantic Long Course Junior Olympics, the Eastern Zone Meet, and the Super Sectional Meet.  NLAC is seeking an enthusiastic head coach with effective communication skills to train and motivate swimmers at all levels, as well as to manage the day to day operations of the Club.  See teamunify.com/Home.jsp?team=masbca for more information.

Start Date:          2017 Short Course Season, or sooner

Qualifications and Requirements:

  1. USA Swimming coach certification. CPR, Coaches Safety, Athlete Protection, and Background Check.
  2. 3-5 years’ experience coaching competitive swimming.
  3. Proficient in Hy-Tek swimming software and Team Unify platform.

Responsibilities:

  1. Review, coordinate and supervise workouts and practices for all training groups. Personally coaching National, National Prep, and/or Senior training groups.
  1. Determine short and long course meet schedules with Board approval. Complete meet entry forms, travel with swimmers to meets or ensure the availability of other coaches at meets.
  1. Coordinate the staffing assignments of coaches ensuring all practice sessions and meets are adequately staffed in a manner consistent with budgetary constraints.
  1. Coordinate with the Manager of Aquatic Facilities at Penn State to ensure pool availability.
  1. Act as a liaison between NLAC and Middle Atlantic Swimming, attending pertinent Middle Atlantic meetings.
  1. Maintain NLAC’s Team Unify website, including disbursement of meet information and updating swimmers= times.
  1. Maintain membership registration.
  2. In conjunction with Treasurer, bill and maintain record of payment.
  3. Attend NLAC Board meetings and report on the status of the team, staff, goals and objectives as well as hold an annual meeting with parents.
  1. Maintain a presence in the community to actively promote NLAC and recruit new membership.
  2. Work with Board and parents to generate fund raising events.

Compensation:     Salary is commensurate with qualifications.  NLAC provides full reimbursement for approved swim meet expenses as well as an educational fund.   A contract will be offered.

Application Procedure and Deadline: Interested candidates should submit a cover letter detailing coaching philosophy, a resume and a minimum of three references to NLAC Board President, Scott Etter at setter@etterlawfirm.com.  The application deadline is April 23, 2017, although review of completed applications will begin upon receipt.


Friends Select School –  Full-time Head Coach – posted 4/10/17

Friends Select School is currently seeking applicants for a full-time Head Aquatics Club Coach/Aquatics Director to lead our year-round age group team of approximately 100 athletes.  Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, facilitating practices of the Gold group, coordinating coaching staff, attending meets, participating in parent advisory meetings, and other administrative responsibilities.

Qualifications:

  • Meet all USA Swimming coaching requirements, ASCA level 2 or higher
  • At least four years of swim coaching experience with head coach experience preferred
  • Current Lifeguard Instructor and Lifeguard certifications
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including written and verbal communication, decision making and conflict resolution
  • Have excellent organizational skills
  • Possess the administrative skills needed to carry out the various responsibilities of the program which include but are not limited to the management of swimmer enrollment, oversite of fee payments, request for payment submittals, time card management, and other administrative responsibilities as outlined in the job description.

This position would be eligible for the benefit package available to all full-time employees at the school. The annual salary will be commensurate with experience.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, coaching philosophy statement, resume and contact information for 3 professional references by mail or email to:

 

Bill Klose – Friends Select School – Director of Athletics – billk@friends-select.org


Central York Aquatics- Full-time Head Coach – posted 4/10/17

Central York Aquatics, a growing 120+ member club, located in York, Pennsylvania, is seeking a full-time head coach. CYA is a relatively new team (established in 2009) that participates in USA Swimming sanctioned meets, including Silver Champs, Junior Olympics, Senior Champs, and Zones, as well as a summer local dual meet league.

Job duties include coaching swimmers ages 6-18, leading and training a team of assistant coaches, instructing athletes on how to be both better swimmers AND better people. The head coach is responsible for administrative duties off deck, planning and organizing practices, and other responsibilities as they arise.

CYA is a non-profit community team lead by a parent board. This truly is an opportunity to shape and grow a team in an exciting new direction.
Applicants with previous coaching experience of at least three years, and a swimming background in either club, high school, or college swimming are preferred. Applicants must have USA swimming credentials.
Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Please submit resumes and inquiries to Janna Lamison at cya_janna@yahoo.com

 


Central York Aquatics- Assistant Coach – posted 4/10/17

Central York Aquatics, a growing 120+ member club, located in York, Pennsylvania, is seeking part-time assistant coaches. CYA is a relatively new team (established in 2009) that participates in USA Swimming sanctioned meets, including Silver Champs, Junior Olympics, Senior Champs, and Zones, as well as a summer local dual meet league.

Job duties include coaching swimmers ages 6-18, assisting the head coach with various administrative duties, and instructing athletes on how to be both better swimmers AND better people.
Applicants with previous coaching experience of at least one year, and a swimming background in either club, high school, or college swimming are preferred.
Salary: Commensurate with experience.

Please submit resumes to Janna Lamison at cya_janna@yahoo.com


Central Bucks YMCA – Assistant Swim Coach – posted 4/10/17

POSITION SUMMARY: The Swim Team Coach is responsible for developing and improving the technical and physical skills of the swimmers.  They are also responsible for providing a fun and enjoyable environment that helps introduce swimmers into competition, while supporting personal and social development.  They are responsible for working with the Director of Competitive Aquatics to create strong relationships with the parents of the team members.

 

QUALIFICIATIONS:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must have at least 1 year coaching experience with Team.
  • Must attain the following certifications within 3 months:
    • YMCA Principals of Competitive Swimming and Diving
    • USA swimming coach certification
    • American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification or YMCA Swim Coaches Safety Training or YASA
    • ASCA Level I training

Pool Locations:

Bucks County Community College: Address: 275 Swamp Rd, Newtown, PA 18940

Central Bucks Family YMCA: Address: 2500 Lower State Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901

To Apply:  Contact Tim Ryan 215-348-8131 ext: 1149 or Tryan@cbfymca.org


Hatfield Swim Team – Head and Assistant Swim Coach – posted 4/10/17

Position Available: Head & Assistant Swim Coaches: Hatfield Swim Team is seeking qualified candidates to fill the Head and Assistant Swim Coach positions for the Summer 2017 season, beginning May 30 through August 5. Dual meets are held on Tuesday and Thursday evenings. Practices begin after school until school ends, then run in mornings between 7-10:30am. Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to hatfieldsharks@gmail.com for consideration.  See job descriptions below.

Head Coach Qualifications

  • Experience in a head coach position preferred.
  • Ability to teach swimming.
  • Effective coaching, organizational and communication skills.
  • Motivated, enthusiastic person who likes working with kids.
  • Proficiency in Meet Manager a plus.

Head Coach Responsibilities

  • Oversees the Hatfield swimming and diving team.
  • Assist in recruiting and hiring assistant coaching staff.
  • Provide leadership and supervision for coaching staff.
  • Develop practice workouts and actively engage in practices with swimmers; develop technical skills of swimmers.
  • Create all meet lineups and enter in Meet Manager.
  • Provides feedback to swimmers after their races during meets.
  • Attends all meets (regular season and championships) and ensures coach coverage at invitational meets.
  • Communicates effectively with swim team parents, parent board, pool management and township leaders.
  • Attends Bux-Mont board and coaches meetings.
  • Fosters atmosphere that encourages good sportsmanship and team spirit.

Assistant Coach Responsibilities

  • Attends daily practices and provides coaching instruction
  • Provides feedback to swimmers after their races during meets
  • Focuses on improving technical skills of swimmers
  • Attends all meets (regular season and championships) and invitational meets as requested
  • Assist with meet lineups as needed.
  • Fosters atmosphere that encourages good sportsmanship and team spirit

To Apply:  Contact hatfieldsharks@gmail.com


BLUE Eagle Swimming – Assistant Swim Coach – posted 3/28/17

BLUE Eagle Swimming located in Nazareth, PA, is seeking qualified coaches to assist with age group and/or senior level swimmers. The candidate must be willing to follow our team model of athlete development and have good rapport with athletes.  The position will report to the lead coaches and team director.

Assistant Coaches will help our lead coaches:

  • Create and administer practice plans
  • Communicate with membership
  • Create and sustain a fun and nurturing environment for our athletes
  • Coach at meets

Promotion to Lead Coach and/or full-time employment possible based on job performance and growth of team.   Please send resume via email to Doug Cornish at coachdoug@blueeagleswimteam.org.


 

ACAC of West Chester 2017 Summer Head Swim Coach – posted 3/28/17

We are currently seeking a Summer Head Swim Coach coordinates, to manage and conducts practices for acac members and guests as part of acac’s Dolphin Club Program (or Summer League Swim Team programs) to meet customer service and financial goals. The Summer Head Swim Coach works with approximately 80 children ages 5-18 and all ability levels, novice to advanced so that they progress effectively to higher levels of swimming. This position will be from May through July.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities (other duties may be assigned):
Promote summer swim team and manage all registrations within the Suburban Summer Swim League
Working with Aquatic Director, develop and manage to summer swim team budget
Hire, train and manage all summer swim coaches
Maintain vigilance while conducting practice in order to maintain constant control of the group and emphasize safety at all times
Develop coaching guidelines and manage coaches to deliver effective and progressive summer swim practices Organizes and oversees dual meets and creates lineups for the swimmers
Arrive to work at least 5 minutes before prior to start of practice
Be visible on the pool deck and accessible to answer swim team related questions
Have equipment ready before practice and clean up after
Greet participants as they arrive
Communicate with participants and/or parents regarding progress
Manage all administration duties related to swim meets including league registration and meet fees
Be in proper Coach/Instructor uniform (bathing suit) at all times while at work and always present the acac brand and standard anytime and anywhere the acac uniform is worn
Be knowledgeable of acac aquatic polices and be able to effectively communicate these to members and guests
Be prepared to enforce acac aquatic policies if unsafe situations arise
Ensure ongoing familiarity with acac programs to manage questions and communicate knowledgeably to acac members and guests
Deliver outstanding service to members and guests with friendliness, direct eye contact, a pleasant demeanor at all times
Attendance at departmental meetings

Qualifications
·Experience coaching all ages & levels of ability
·Experience with Meet Manager ·If not already certified, attend CPR/AED training provided by acac; maintain current certification for the duration of your employment

To Apply: http://acac.com/west-chester/


PEACHWOOD PIRATES – ASSISTANT SUMMER COACH – posted 3/28/17

The Peachwood Pirates Swim Team in Logan Twp., NJ is seeking qualified applicants for an Assistant Coach position. This position will work with all swimmers – ages 5 – 18. Ideal candidate will have a technique-first teaching mindset, enthusiasm, and the ability to get the job done with a great attitude. Position starts June 1 and runs through the end of the season (typically early August). Reports to the Head Coach and Swim Committee.

COACHING DUTIES INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

  1. Responsible for leading specific training groups.
  2. Work with Head Coach to design training plans for age group athletes.
  3. Attend swim meets and/or practices as assigned by the Head Coach.
  4. Establish and maintain communications with both athletes and parents in a positive and professional manner.
  5. Encourage a positive team environment that inspires excellence by leading by example.

QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE BUT NOT LIMITED TO:

  1. Must successfully complete a background check.
  2. Respectful and patient communication style with swimmers, parents, and staff.
  3. Competitive swimming/coaching experience.
  4. Competent stroke technique knowledge and willingness to learn team technique models and technique development systems.

Interested individuals should submit a resume and cover letter including related coaching experience, swimming experience and three job/character references before April 1. To submit your resume and cover letter please submit e-mail to Chris Cordery at ccordery@peachwoodpirates.com


OJR Aquatics – Assistant Coach – posted 3/28/17

OJR Aquatics Club (OJR AC), a parent-managed organization located near Pottstown, PA is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Swim Coach. OJR AC is a competitive swim club consisting of approximately 150 swimmers, varying from beginning swimmers to swimmers that compete at Junior Olympics. OJR AC competes in both the Tri-County League (dual meets & invitationals) and USA Swimming. OJR AC currently trains at Owen J Roberts High School in a 6-lane, 25-yard pool from September through March.

Job Responsibilities
• Works with head coach to oversee all levels of swimming within the OJR AC program
• Provide feedback for swimmers at practice and meets
• Provide stroke technique instruction on all levels: group and one on one
• Works with head coach to determine practice schedule and training objectives.
• Provides mentorship for the coaching staff
• Compile with coaches the team line-up for the dual meets schedule
• Submit team entries for all dual meets and invitationals
• Attends scheduled meets and ensures all meets have appropriate coverage
• Works with head coach to plan and run monthly coach staff meetings.
• Attends all Tri-County league meetings.
• Works with head coach to maintain team database.
• Establishes with the staff goals for each individual swimmer.
• Selects end of season awards with input from the coaching staff
• Set an example of good behavior and sportsmanship for the OJR AC

Requirements
• American Red Cross certification and/or USA Swimming Safety Training certification
• Current USA Swimming Coach Certification in good standing or the ability to attain within 2 months.
• A minimum of 2 years coaching experience

Start Date
Start date is late August/September, 2016 or as agreed upon.

Application Process
Please send the following to Kristin Simpson: kristinsimpson@comcast.net

(1) Resume
(2) Cover letter outlining your coaching philosophy and why you would be a good choice for this position


KIDS Swim Club* – Assistant Coach – posted 2/23/17

KIDS Swim Club is seeking an Assistant Coach who will be working mainly with 10 & under athletes.  KIDS Swim Club is looking for an enthusiastic applicant who will foster in our KIDS the character traits, technical skills, and the intense desire necessary to strive for excellence, both in and out of the pool.

TEAM DESCRIPTION:  KIDS Swim Club is a young and energetic USA swim team looking to grow their program.  KIDS Swim Club provides competitive, year-round swimming to Northampton and surrounding areas.  KIDS Swim Club swims at the Northampton Area Middle School in the early evening, Monday through Friday and scheduled meets.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Prior competitive swimming and/or coaching experience necessary;
  2. Current USA Swimming Coach Certification in good standing, with a clean background check.
  3. Certification in CPR, First Aid & Coaches Safety Training.
  4. Must be respectful, patient, and encouraging with swimmers, parents, staff, and Board.

All interested candidates should send resume and references to Team Director/Coach William Walakovits at kidsswimclub@yahoo.com and Lea Green, Club President at lgrow53746@aol.com.

 

Ply-Mar Swim Team (located in Plymouth Meeting, PA) is recruiting for qualified candidates to fill Head Coach and Assistant Coach positions for the 2017 summer season.  Season runs from the Tuesday after Memorial Day through the last Saturday of July.  Candidates must be available through entire season.  Meets are held primarily on Tuesday mornings and Wednesday evenings, with 3 Saturday morning meets (one at beginning of season and 2 Championship meets at end of season).  Practices begin in afternoons until school lets out, then run in mornings, typically between 7am-12noon.  Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to swimteam@plymar.org for consideration.  See job descriptions below.


 

PLY-MAR Swim Team Head Coach Job Description – posted 2/23/17

Ply-Mar Swim Team (located in Plymouth Meeting, PA) is recruiting for qualified candidates to fill Head Coach and Assistant Coach positions for the 2017 summer season.  Season runs from the Tuesday after Memorial Day through the last Saturday of July.  Candidates must be available through entire season.  Meets are held primarily on Tuesday mornings and Wednesday evenings, with 3 Saturday morning meets (one at beginning of season and 2 Championship meets at end of season).  Practices begin in afternoons until school lets out, then run in mornings, typically between 7am-12noon.  Interested candidates should send a resume and cover letter to swimteam@plymar.org for consideration.  See job descriptions below.

Responsibilities:

Oversees all levels of swimming of the Ply-Mar Swim Team Program, Coaches all team levels at least once per week (varsity, junior varsity, developmental), Supervises assistant coaches and ensures appropriate practice coverage by coaches, Develop practice workouts and actively engage in practices with swimmers; develop technical skills of swimmers, Provides feedback to swimmers after their races during meets, Attends all SSL meets (Relay Carnival, regular season meets, division championships and A Championships) , Communicates effectively with swim team parents and swim club board members/team liaisons (for example weekly newsletter, use of team email account), Recruits new swimmers from club membership, Maintain club’s Hy-Tek Team Manager database of swimmers, Attends SSL Coaches meeting (typically in early June), Write all meet line-ups, Participates in other team activities:  4th of July parade, team pictures and whirlpool, swim-a-thon, team games and developmental mini-meet, pasta dinner, season end team party, Fosters atmosphere that stresses team concept


 

Philadelphia Country Club – 2017 Pool Manager / Summer House Manager – posted 1/24/17

Currently we are seeking a Pool Manager / Summer House Manager for the Spring/Summer of 2017.  The Pool Manager / Summer House Manager will oversee all operations within the Summer House including but not limited to the pool and Citrus Tree restaurant.  They will plan, direct, train, manage, schedule and supervise lifeguards and restaurant staff.  Responsibilities will include, but not limited to, recruiting, training, and supervising qualified staff, providing exceptional service and programs for the members of the Club, planning and managing the Club’s pool and events throughout the summer.  Help maintaining equipment, and ensuring chemical levels are safe.  The Summer House Manager will report directly to the Athletic Director and Club House Manager and is also responsible for HR duties, payroll, scheduling and budgeting for the Summer House.

Requirements – Two years (2) experience in managing a pool and restaurant or equivalent combination of education and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.  Possessing current Lifeguard certification is a plus.  Must possess CPR, ADP, and First Aid certification / training.  Must be familiar with Federal and State requirements and guidelines pertaining to pool management.

This is an exempt / seasonal position.

To apply:  Email resume to:         tkeyser@philadelphiacc.net  Fax:   610.526.1844

Philadelphia Country Club – 1601 Spring Mill Road – Gladwyne, PA 19035


 

Philadelphia Country Club – 2017 Head Swim Coach – posted 1/24/17

Currently we are seeking a Head Swim Team Coach for the Spring/Summer season of 2017.  The Head Coach will plan, direct, train, manage, and supervise the pool swim team and coaches.

Responsibilities will include, but not limited to, recruiting, training, and supervising qualified coaching staff, providing exceptional service and programs for the members of the Club, planning and managing the Club’s swim team, coordinating team practices and meets, providing swim lessons and clinics, help maintaining equipment, and ensuring chemical levels are safe.  The Head Coach will report directly to the Athletic Director and is also responsible for HR duties, payroll, scheduling and budgeting for the swim team.

Requirements – Must possess current pool certifications (water safety, lifeguarding, CPR/AED, First Aid).  Two years (2) experience in coaching and managing a large swim team program and assistant coaches.  Must be familiar with Federal and State requirements and guidelines pertaining to pool management.

To apply:  Email resume to:         tkeyser@philadelphiacc.net  Fax:   610.526.1844

Philadelphia Country Club – 1601 Spring Mill Road – Gladwyne, PA 19035


 

Northampton Swim Booster Club (NSBC) – Assistant Coach – posted 1/24/17

NSBC is seeking an Assistant Coach who will be working mainly with 10 & under athletes.  NSBC is looking for an enthusiastic applicant who will foster in our KIDS the character traits, technical skills, and the intense desire necessary to strive for excellence, both in and out of the pool.

TEAM DESCRIPTION:  NSBC is a young and energetic USA swim team looking to grow their program.  NSBC provides competitive, year-round swimming to Northampton and surrounding areas.  NSBC swims at the Northampton Area Middle School in the early evening, Monday through Friday and scheduled meets.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  1. Prior competitive swimming and/or coaching experience necessary;
  2. Current USA Swimming Coach Certification in good standing, with a clean background check.
  3. Certification in CPR, First Aid & Coaches Safety Training.
  4. Must be respectful, patient, and encouraging with swimmers, parents, staff, and Board.

All interested candidates should send resume and references to Team Director/Coach William Walakovits at kidsswimclub@yahoo.com and Lea Green, Club President at lgrow53746@aol.com.


Part Time  Assistant Developmental Swim Coach [Medford, NJ or Ocean City, NJ] – posted 1/20/17

[Requirements]

  • At least 18 years of age
  • Current USA Coaching Credentials and CPR/Safety Certifications
  • Current ASCA Level 2 (or higher) certification
  • Demonstrated ability to effectively collaborate and communicate with other coaches, league representatives, swimmers, & parents.
  • Demonstrated ability to be a role model for swimmers; setting examples of integrity, commitment, respect, responsibility, cooperation & sportsmanship
  • Demonstrated ability to work with swimmers of all ages, experience with evaluating and improving swimmer stroke technique
  • Experience in running thoughtful, motivated practice sessions that keep swimmers engaged

[Essential Duties; but not limited to]

  • Lead structured practices throughout the swim season
  • Engage parents & cultivate relationships to create a collaborative swim team environment
  • Assist in maintaining a clean/safe environment for swim team participants
  • Assist the Head Coach in creating thorough, age-appropriate workouts focusing on technique, endurance, stroke development, drills, etc.
  • Attend swim team events such as meets, meetings, social events, etc. as needed

Interested candidates should email resume to ccerpants@gmail.com or call 609-525-4025.