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Coach Wanted
Team Orange Hunt
Job Title Head Coaching Position
Job Description

The Orange Hunt Swim Club is accepting applications for our head coach position. Orange Hunt Swim Club is located in Springfield, VA and competed in Division 6 in the NVSL for the 2018 swim season. We are currently looking for an individual to lead our competitive and fun neighborhood team! We would like to hire a motivated individual with high-energy and a positive attitude who will thrive in a setting of approximately 120 families ages 5-18 of all ability levels.  

Our focus is not only on stroke technique but also sportsmanship, teamwork and team spirit!! The head coach will be assisted by one to two assistant coaches, and will manage several other junior coaches.

Our practices begin the day after Memorial Day and continue in evenings until Fairfax County Public School is out at which time they move to the mornings, Monday through Friday. Swim meets are held Monday evenings and Saturday mornings. We will also be holding evening DQ clinics and other opportunities for additional stroke development under the supervision of the head coach.

 

Qualifications:
College grad or currently in college
Previous NVSL coaching experience
Experience managing others
CPR certification

Pool Operator Certificate
Proficient with hi-tek software would be preferred 

 

Responsibilities:
Develop individual swimmer technique and provide feedback to swimmers

Create practice workout: all four strokes should be covered, as well as dives, turns, and finishes
Provide guidance and feedback to assistant coaches 
Foster importance of teamwork and team spirit!!
Interact with parents, swimmers, and fellow coaches in a professional manner
Prepare swimmer lineups for meets
Attend all practices, meets and events, including social events and setup and breakdown of meets
Conduct yourself as a positive role model
Keep open lines of communication with team representatives  

 

Interested applicants should send their resume to swimteamreps@orangehuntswimclub.org