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Coach Wanted
Team Fox Hunt
Job Title 2018 Head Coach
Job Description

The Fox Hunt Splash, in Springfield, VA, are seeking a Head Swim Coach for the 2018 NVSL summer season (late May – early Aug.). 

Fox Hunt is looking for an enthusiastic coach who has a passion for competitive swimming focused on development of swimmers, strong technical and training knowledge, and the ability to communicate effectively with swimmers, parents, and team reps.  Fox Hunt offers a secluded facility with ample pool space for imaginative coaches to promote a fun and competitive environment for all types of swimmers. 

The Head Coach will be responsible for the following:

1. Lead all practices for the swim team, including all age groups.
2. Supervise and mentor all assistant coaches and work collaboratively in coaching and administrative duties.
3. Manage development of all meet sheets.
4. Participate, engage and mentor through social events with swim team.

  - Previous head swim coaching experience or extensive assistant coaching skills in the NVSL or a similar league.
  - Knowledge of competitive swimming and training techniques and best practices.
  - Experience working with children and competitive-level swimmers.
  - Passion for teaching proper stroke technique and sportsmanship.
  - Strong communication and interpersonal skills with children, parents, and coaching staff.
  - Experience managing swim meets and a coaching staff.
  - Must be certified in CPR /First Aid and Lifeguard /water safety.

This position will be available until filled. Salary commensurate with experience.
If you are interested in applying for this position please contact Jon Gross via email