|Job Title||2018 Head Coach|
Hunter Mill Sharks Summer League Head Coach Description:
Seeking energetic, knowledgeable, experienced coach to lead, teach, motivate and inspire youth swimmers ages 4 to 18. We have 200 + Swimmers and our team competes in Division 2 of the NVSL.
Our season starts at the end of May and ends with the NVSL All Star meet at the beginning of August.
Practices are from 8:00 am to 11:30 am Monday through Friday. We hold 18-19 swim meets throughout the season from June 17 through August 5.
In addition to the competitive team we have a developmental Mini Sharks program for kids 4-7. Coaches focus on water awareness and stroke development, with the ultimate goal of participation in 1-2 meets at the end of the season.
The Head Coach will be responsible for leading all practices while teaching and refining all 4 competitive strokes and working on starts and turns.
In addition, the Head Coach will assist in hiring, managing and guiding junior coaches in developing swimmers in the same manner. He or she will also be responsible for setting up and taking down the pool for practice.
Qualifications include previous coaching experience of at least 3 years. Applicant must have extensive knowledge of competitive swimming, experience working with children, passion for teaching swimmers proper stroke technique and the ability to instill good Sportsmanship. In addition, applicant must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills with children, parents, coaching staff, and other coaches.
He or She must also be Pool Operator, CPR, and Red Cross certified before the start of the swim team season.
Administrative Responsibilities include managing coaching staff, training and scheduling junior coaches, utilizing Team Manager to maintain Team roster and prepare meet entries. In addition, the Head Coach will be expected to be reachable and responsive via text and/or email.