October 14, 2020
HEAD SWIM COACH
RIVER CITY AQUATICS, CAPE GIRARDEAU MO
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.
*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 email@example.com prior to October 23, 2020.