Kings Ridge is looking for a Head Swim Coach for the Summer 2021 season
We are accepting resumes for the position of Head Coach for the 2021 summer swim team season. Kings Ridge is a competitive swim team competing in the NVSL Division 10-14 for the last several years. We are located in the Kings Park West subdivision in Fairfax, Virginia. Our team is approximately 100 swimmers (ages 5-18). The NVSL season begins after Memorial Day weekend and runs through the first week of August.
- Develop workouts for maximum swimmer performance in sprint based swim meets
Lead practices for swimmers ranging in age from 5-18 at all levels of ability.
- Provide instruction and feedback on stroke, turn, start, and finish techniques for all levels of swim ability.
- Mentor and manage junior assistant coaches and mini team instructors
- Attend all team related events and activities (daily practices, time trials, competitive and developmental meets, social events, pep rallies and team building events)
- Coordinate team-building activities
- Work productively and effectively with Team Reps, team parents, Pool Board and life guards.
- Previous experience as a Head Coach or Senior Assistant for a swim team.
- Experience in seeding meets
- Strong teaching, mentoring and interpersonal skills with the proven ability to motivate team
- Experience with and passion for working with children of all ages and ability levels.
- Effective communication, organization, leadership, and collaboration skills. Ability to communicate effectively with coaches, Team Representatives, and parents
- Knowledge of NVSL and USA swimming rules
- Current First Aid/ CPR & pool operator certification
Please send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.