Assistant Director to Head Coach Makos Swimming

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Job Description Summary: Job ID:  5208 - Unclassified - FT (Salaried)


The Assistant Director reports to the Associate Director of the Aquatic Center and will have functional and administrative responsibility for the direction of the competitive swimming program to include Age Group, Masters and risk management.  Serves to provide program coverage, facility coverage, and supervision of special events as needed. 




Duties/Physical Demands: Required to perform duties with limited supervision and will be responsible for making significant independent decisions   Directs swim practice execution, provides technical work direction to swim team staff, and provides real time feedback and notes suggestions and comments for their supervisor’s review Conduct daily facility safety assessment and take appropriate action  Direct the Coaching staff (2-4  students)+ 1 part time assistant coach during all scheduled practices, swim meets, and extra activities (10 – 20 hours per week) Plans and develops season goals for the team participants and swim coaches. Develops and approves weekly workouts for all participants and manages swimmer placement for efficient programing Oversee progression, goal setting and monitor development and placement of all swimmers Instruct swimmers on proper strokes, turns, starts, and all other aspects of swimming as needed Assist Associate Director with the development, recommendation, and management of Age Group budgets Recruiting of novice swimmers and swimmer retention Direct and/or compile reports and proposals related to the competitive swimming programs Assist with facility coverage and departmental special events Other duties as assigned Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree or 3 – 5 years of demonstrated experience and coaching a year round age group competitive swimming program 3 years of USA and/or YMCA Swimming age group coaching experience. Ability to obtain certification in CPR/PR, AED, First Aid, and American Red Cross Safety Training for Swim Coaches, and Principles of USA Swimming Certification and USA Swimming Level 1 certification within 30 days of hire. Ability to become American Red Cross Lifeguard Certified within 3 months of hire  


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Job No:
Posted: 1/26/2018
Application Due: 3/27/2018
Work Type:
Salary: 30,000.00-33,000.00