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5-29-2017Position Available:  Upper Merion Aquatic Club Head & Assistant Swim Coach Positions Available: 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.  Some local travel required for away meets.  SAL meets are Saturday, USA Meets are Saturday and Sunday.

Head Coach Qualifications

Head Coach Responsibilities

Assistant Coach Responsibilities

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

05-16-2017 Position Available: Head Boys Swim Coach – MAC: The Methacton Aquatic Club (MAC), a parent-managed organization located in Worcester, PA is accepting applications for the position of Head Boys Swim Coach.  MAC is a competitive aquatic club consisting of 180 plus swimmers and divers that compete in the Suburban Aquatic League (SAL).  MAC currently trains at Methacton High School in a 6 lane, 25 yard pool from September to May.  Practice times are in the evening typically from 6pm to 9pm.

Requirements:

Competitive Swimming Background; Experience Coaching an Age Group Swim Team, USA Swimming Certification is a plus.

Responsibilities:

·         Coaches all squad levels on a weekly basis

·         Assists in designing season training plan for all groups

·         Assists Head Swim coach to determine training level for each swimmer

·         Responsible for Sal Boys Meet Line-ups

·         Attends scheduled meets, including Championship meets and some invitationals; works with Head Overall Coach to ensure all meets have appropriate coaching coverage

·         Provides feedback to swimmers after their races during meets

·         Focuses on improving technical skills of swimmers

·         Fosters environment to promotes good sportsmanship and team spirit

·         Attends all Coaches Meetings

·         Attends all pertinent SAL meetings

·         Maintains team database for times and records

·         Maintains practice records for test sets to monitor improvement

·         Participates in continuing education through ASCA coursework

·         Assists Head Coach in developing and coaching dry land training

Contact Lisa Sommer at Lisasommer1@hotmail.com if interested

05-16-2017 Positions Available: Assistant Swim Coach – Central Bucks School District: Central Bucks School District is seeking assistant coaches for its USAS and club swim and dive team programs throughout the year. If you have swimming or diving experience and love working with kids, please contact Roberta Lichter, CB Aquatics Manager, at rlichter@cbsd.org

05-16-2017 Position Available: Assistant Swim Coach – CBST: 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.

04-13-2017 Positions Available: Summer Head Dive Coach – Pennridge Aquatic Club: Pennridge Aquatic Club, Summer Team is looking for a head diving coach to lead its team for the 2017 season and into the future.

Job Requirements:

·         Good communication skills

·         Good organizational skills

·         Ability to maintain control of area even when distracted

·         Previous competitive diver

·         Plan team meets and practices

·         Attend meetings as requested by league and/or PAC board

Hours:

·         Practice:

   o   May 30 - June 16:  5pm - 8pm (2 hrs max, hours are flexible)

   o   June 19 – August 4:  7am – 9am (hours are flexible)

·         Meets:

   o    June 29 at Hatfield

   o   July 6 Home vs Towamencin

   o   July 10 at Lansdale

   o   July 13 Home vs Souderton

   o   July 18 at Harleysville

   o   July 20 at Nor-Gwyn

   o   July 25 Home vs Fanny Chapman

   o   July 29 Diving Champs (Day One) at Fanny Chapman

   o   July 29 End of Season Awards Party

   o   July 30 Diving Champs (Day Two) at Fanny Chapman

Salary: $1,750. Inquiries should be sent to summer@pennridgeaquaticclub.org

02-27-2017 Positions Available: Head & Assistant Swim Coaches: Warrington Swim Team (WST) is seeking a part-time Assistant Coach.   Warrington Swim Team is a competitive summer age group swim team with in the Lower Bucks Swim League.  We are looking for passionate and enthusiastic coach for our growing swim team.

EXPERIENCE:
Competitive Swimming background
Duties and Responsibilities:
Available to coach for all scheduled practices and swim meets between Monday and Friday.  As well as occasional weekend invitationals.
Must be able to assist coaching staff with meet line ups, practice workouts, and working with the Parent Board.
COMPENSATION:
Salary wage commensurate with experience.
HOW TO APPLY:
Please complete application, submit with resume and references by April 1, 2017 to Michelle DiGregorio at DragonsReg@gmail.com.
Any questions, please contact Michelle DiGregorio at DragonsReg@gmail.com

Link to job description & how to apply.  http://wstdragons.org/join-our-coaching-staff/

02-27-2017 Positions 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

01-31-2017 Positions Available: Head & Assistant Swim Coaches: 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
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

 PLY-MAR Swim Team Assistant Coach Job Description
Responsibilities
- Attends daily practices and assists at practices at all levels of swim team (participating in each level’s practice at least once per week)
- Provides feedback to swimmers after their races during meets
- Focuses on improving technical skills of swimmers
- Attends all SSL meets (Relay Carnival, regular season meets, division championships and A Championships)  *may stay to coach practice during Away junior varsity meet
- Recruits new swimmers from club membership
- 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
- Assist with both meet line-ups as necessary for head coach
- Post meet results and splits for swimmers at club

- Fosters atmosphere that stresses team concept

 -All Coaches must have current background check

 

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