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Head Swim Coach Opportunity at RCA

HEAD SWIM COACH

RIVER CITY AQUATICS, CAPE GIRARDEAU MO

FULL TIME

JOB DESCRIPTION

River City Aquatics is seeking an experienced enthusiastic Head Coach for our year around program.  We are a non-profit, parent owned team, board-governed, coach led swim team in Southeast Missouri. Our swimmers have gone on to represent RCA in sectionals, futures, junior nationals, &Olympic Trials.  In addition, our swimmers have gone on to swim at major university programs: Auburn, IUPUI, Wisconsin, University of Missouri &many others.

River City Aquatics (RCA), is a USA Swimming Club Level 2 Recognition and the club is working to obtain Level 3 by the end of 2020.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

*Meet all USA swimming certification &coaching requirements: CPR, Safety Training for Swim Coaches, USA swimming Background Check, Athlete Protection, Lifeguard, First Aid, Concussion and any others deemed necessary for the job duties

*ASCA Level 3 or above preferred

*Prior Collegiate swimming experienced preferred

*Strong technical knowledge of swimming

*Knowledge and understanding of Senior level training in all strokes and distances

 *Experience with Team Unify and meet entries

*Physiology and or exercise training experience preferred

*Ability to effectively communicate with parents, swimmers, other coaches, staff via face to face, email, phone etc.

*Bachelor’s Degree preferred

*Promote and encourage a positive culture at all times while serving as Head Coach for the entire team

*Serves as the primary point of contact for competitive coaches in all organizations (USA swimming etc.)

*Coordinate and lead the Southeast Missouri Swim Club Summer(SMSC) League and any duties deemed essential by the head coach

*Maintain a healthy professional relationship with the Board, school officials, and city parks department when needed collaborates on strategic planning, budgeting, marketing, vision, goals and fundraising endeavors

*Supervise, mentor team coaches and assist with recruitment of staff as needed

 

River City Aquatics offers a competitive salary package commensurate with experience. This includes a base salary, paid time off, professional development and travel expense reimbursement as needed for meets.

Interested applicants should submit a resume, coaching philosophy statement and contact information by email to greg.cugini4@gmail.com prior to October 23, 2020.