Danville, KY — Central Kentucky Aquatics — Seeking Head Club Coach, Posted August 25th, 2021

Contact Email: ckaquatic@gmail.com
Address of Job: Danville, KY 40422
Phone Number: (859) 516-1214
Team Name: ckaquatic@gmail.com
Position Type: Head Coach
Organization Type: Club

Job Description:

Central Kentucky Aquatics is seeking qualified applicants for a full-time salaried Head Coach for our USA Swimming Club Team to oversee our multi-site program.

Roles & Responsibilities

Program Management

  • Responsible for all levels of swimming in the CKA program across multiple sites.
  • Design or oversee training plans for all training groups and sites.
  • Oversee seasonal progression of athletes; set goals with swimmers; monitor phases of development with individual swimmers & coaching staff.
  • Primary on deck coach at swim meets.
  • Work with other coaches & Board of Directors to grow non-competitive and age group base
  • Establishes an environment that fosters positive team attitudes, encourages self-discipline, sportsmanship, and responsibility
  • Support and facilitate progress toward USA Swimming Club Recognition, Club Excellence, & Safe Sport Goals


  • The Head Coach is a permanent member of the Board
  • Meet Entry Responsibility
  • Support Strategic Planning Process.
  • Be a contributing presence within Kentucky Swimming, Inc.
  • Assist in marketing and fundraising efforts.Communication
  • Maintain healthy professional relationships with other site coaches
  • Communicate regularly with board of directors
  • Communicate regularly and appropriately with general membership
  • As needed and within reason make yourself available before and after practice to discuss swimmer progress with Swimmers and/or Parents


  • Prefer 4+ years’ experience• Bachelor’s Degree Preferred
  • Strong technique knowledge & training philosophy
  • Experienced in dryland & weight training programs for swimmers
  • Proven success with all age groups
  • Experience with HyTek & Team Unify
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Certifications as per USA Swimming
  • ASCA Certification preferred


Compensation will be commensurate with experience and include incentives.

About the Organization:

CKA is a USA Swimming Club founded in 1983 and is part of the Kentucky LSC. CKA is overseen by an elected Board of Directors. Central Kentucky Aquatics strives to offer a safe environment that empowers young athletes to achieve their greatest potential as an individual and athlete.


CKA strives to develop elite level swimmers by fostering a positive, safe environment for accountability, effort, team work, and leadership. Through our courage and relentless effort, we aspire to be a champions in swimming and life. Our athlete protection policies and guidelines are established to offer a safe, welcoming environment for all participants. We pursue the development of not just a swim team, but a swim family.

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