The Coral Springs Swim Club, located in Coral Springs, Florida, is searching for a qualified age group coach. The swim program is a very successful year-round program. CSSC earned Gold Medal status in 2009 and 2010, and sent eight swimmers to the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. In total, the program has about 215 swimmers. For more information about the CSSC, please visit our website at www.swimcssc.com.
Responsibilities for age group coach position:
The age group coach is responsible for coaching two separate groups of children ages 9-10 & 11-12. Practice times during the school year are from 3:45 pm until 7:30 pm weekdays (Monday through Friday), and from 7:45am until 11:30am on Saturdays between the two groups. Practice times during the summer are from 7:45 am until 11:30am from Monday through Saturday. Participation at swim meets and other team activities is also required. We are looking for a coach that will teach the children a high level of swimming technique and instilling good work ethics, striving for success at the age group level while challenging the swimmers to improve. The coach must keep track of each group’s attendance, do their swim meet entries and be responsible for the day-to-day communication with the parents. The coach must report to the Head Coach and must be able to design the season plan and workouts based on the club’s philosophy.
Requirements for the position:
The individual should be a high energy, positive person, displaying good communication skills, working well with swimmers, parents and other coaching staff. The coach should also be familiar with using HY-Tek Team Manager, Meet Manager and Swim Manager. ASCA certification level 3 is required and United States swimming level 2 preferred. The individual should have at least 3 years of coaching experience with USA Swimming.
This is a part time position. Salary is competitive (commensurate with qualifications and experience) and further opportunities exist for technique private lessons, swim clinics and camps. The position is available immediately, but will be filled by the most qualified and fitting applicant.