Back to list
Coach Wanted
Team Greenbriar
Job Title Assistant Head Coach - 2024 Summer Season
Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION
The Greenbriar Dolphins Swim Team is accepting applications for the position of Assistant Head Coach for the 2024 summer swim season to assist our returning Head Coach lead our junior coaches and swimmers for another fun and successful season of NVSL Summer Swim.

About Our Team
The Greenbriar Dolphins Swim Team is made up of approximately 180 swimmers ranging from ages 4 to 18 years. Our goals include becoming the best swimmers and teammates we can, developing good sportsmanship and most of all having fun!   Greenbriar is located in Western Fairfax (13001 Point Pleasant Drive Fairfax). For the 2023 season, the team competed in NVSL Division 11 and the Western Fairfax Developmental League (WFDL).

Qualifications
>
Ability to work with swimmers from 4 to 18 years of age
> Competitive swim experience
> Previous coaching experience in the NVSL or similar league
> Able to address both the developmental and competitive aspects of the team
> Enthusiastic and energetic with the goal of helping build team spirit and camaraderie
> A strong foundation in stroke mechanics
> Strong communication skills to interact effectively with swimmers, parents and team management
> CPR/Lifeguarding certification (required by season start)
> SafeSport certification (required by season start at team expense)
> Pool Operator’s license (preferred)

Duties
>
Attend NVSL Coaches Clinic (time/date TBD)
> Help conduct all daily practices which begin Tuesday, May 28th.
> Assist head coach in preparing for all swim meets (Meets are Monday nights, Saturda mornings, two Wednesday evening relay meets, concluding with the Individual All Stars on July 27th.)
> Provide swimmers with constructive feedback
> Attend special meetings including parent meeting prior to start of season
> Assist in preparation of Meet Entries with head coach
> Participate in special events including pep rallies and team social events
> Participate in end of season awards banquet

Deadline to Apply
Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.  Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.  Interested candidates should send their resume of qualifications, any references, and/or questions to hiring@greenbriardolphins.org