McMurray, PA — Peters Township Swim Club — Seeking Assistant Club Coach, Posted July 15th, 2021


Contact Email: board@ptsc.org
Address of Job: McMurray, PA 15317
Team Name: Peters Township Swim Club
Position Type: Assistant Coach
Organization Type: Club

Job Description:

Peters Township Swim Club, an AMS swimming club, is seeking inspiring and energetic assistant coaches with excellent leadership, communication, and team building skills to support the club’s rapidly growing membership and established coaching staff. You will aid in the development of a program that will create a solid foundation for our athletes all while driving the continued success of our swimmers. Competitive compensation between $17-$20 per hour will be offered, based on experience.

Responsibilities include:

  • Establishing an environment that fosters positive team attitude while teaching self-discipline, sportsmanship, responsibility, and respect
  • Coordinating with the head coach to implement a swim training program that is technically, age, and developmentally appropriate, for both water and dryland training, which allows swimmers of different abilities to reach their highest potential while considering all learning styles.
  • Communicating and working effectively with the head coach, other coaches, parents of swimmers, and the board of directors regarding all matters of the club.
  • Developing a swim training program that is technically, age, and developmentally appropriate, for both water and dryland training, which allows swimmers of different abilities to reach their highest potential while considering all learning styles
  • Demonstrating mature judgment, reliability, availability, and ethical behavior including punctuality, confidentiality, positive and constructive feedback, and the ability to function in a multi-task environment
  • Setting appropriate goals for groups and individual swimmers
  • Creating workoutsWorking flexible hours including nights and weekends, and attending swim meets
  • Being a positive role model, maintaining high ethical and moral standards, and adhering to AMS Swimming Coach’s Code of conduct

Requirements:

  • Be willing to obtain all USA Swimming certification and coaching requirements (CPR, Safety Training for Swim Coaches, USA Swimming Background Check, Athlete Protection, Lifeguard, First Aid, Concussion, etc.)
  • Be able to motivate swimmers of all abilities to achieve their full potential.
  • Have excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.

How to apply:

Interested applicants should submit a resume and contact information for three professional references to board@ptsc.org.

Salary/Benefits:

Competitive compensation between $17-$20 per hour will be offered, based on experience.

About the Organization:

The Peters Township Swim Club is a nonprofit organization in association with the Peters Township Recreation Board, operated by members and volunteers, dedicated to teaching competitive swimming in a teamwork atmosphere to young people aged 5 to 18.

Our Mission: PTSC is a member of Allegheny Mountain Swimming, governed by the USA Swimming, the national governing board for amateur swimming events in the U.S. and the U.S. Olympic Team. The club is structured to allow competition within groups of swimmers of similar age and ability. Swimmers learn techniques for all four strokes and are encouraged to participate in AMS sponsored meets with events geared toward all age groups. PTSC is very proud to have had swimmers participate in competition on the local, regional, and national levels. Professional coaching geared toward all levels helps every swimmer benefit from the excellent physical benefits of a sport that can be the source of healthful and pleasant exercise through an entire lifetime.

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