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Coach Wanted
Team Brandywine
Job Title Head Coach Position
Job Description
Head Coach – Brandywine Swim Team

The Brandywine Barracudas, an NVSL swim team located in Fairfax, Virginia, is looking for an experienced Head Coach for the 2019 summer season. Brandywine is seeking a highly motivated and proactive candidate to organize, manage, and lead our team including roughly 90-100 swimmers, coaching staff, practices and meets.

Duties and responsibilities include:
> Planning and implementing practice regimens for swimmers ranging across age groups from Grade K-12 and varying skill levels
> Evaluate ability of athletes to swim four strokes (freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly) legally and instruct swimmers in stroke mechanics to achieve and maintain a competitive, consistent, and legal swim
> Effective management of coaching staff to include Assistant, Junior, and Minis coaches
> Ability to strategically and creatively seed meets to provide the team with the best opportunity to win

Qualifications:
> Minimum of 3 years head coaching in a competitive swim league (NVLS, CSL, PVS)
> Must have a deep passion for swimming and love working with kids
> Must be able to clearly and calmly communicate with team members, coaching staff, parents, team representatives, and members of the pool board
> Expert proficiency in all four strokes (freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly); and ability to lead and instruct all swimmers
> Must be willing to get in the water to demonstrate instruction
> Must participate in team-sanctioned activities and functions
> Assist and participate in seeding A-meets and leading the development B-meets
> Able to use Swimtopia website and HiTek software
> Must have CPR certification

Interested candidates should contact Peter Tao (cell 703-989-3290) and Chris Fasano at Brandywineteamrep@gmail.com