Plantation Swim Team
Assistant Swim Coach
Listed October 8, 2020
The Plantation Swim Team is a nationally competitive swim team of 150+ athletes with a rich 25 year history. The Plantation Swim Team is located in Plantation, Florida, which is a suburb of Fort Lauderdale.
We are seeking an experienced and energized coach to assist with our Age Group program and our Masters team. You will be working hand in hand with the Head Age Group Coach in developing a program that will create the foundation for continued swimming success. With strong institutional support, the Plantation Swim Team has resources that will help the ideal candidate reach their full potential. The successful candidate will be an ambitious, driven individual who possesses a high degree of emotional maturity, who is able to motivate children and adults with varied social, emotional and physical attributes, as well as foster strong communication with parents and Plantation Swim Team and City of Plantation management.
- Assist the Plantation Swim Team in creating seasonal competition schedules
- Create and implement recruitment and retention strategies
- Develop training templates, schedules and additional programs
- 15-25 hours of on deck coaching per week (including Masters workouts) plus participation in weekends/swim meets as required as well as 10-15 hours per week in the office
- Implement, expand and enhance established training progressions
- Foster strong communication within the Plantation Swim Team, including parents, athletes and coaches/staff
- Perform various administrative tasks relating to the team
- Salary commensurate with experience.
Preferred Skills and Qualifications:
- 3+ years of coaching experience
- Member in good standing with USA Swimming
- Collegiate swimming experience
- Working knowledge of Colorado Timing Systems, Team Unify, Team Manager and Meet Manager
- Energetic, dynamic and positive leader
- Strong organizational, written and oral communication skills
- Enthusiasm for continuing coaching education
How to Apply: Apply here
Contact Information: Terrell Woods