The Haines Dolphins Swim Team is actively seeking applicants for a part-time Head Coach, to begin duties August 15, 2020. We are looking for an enthusiastic coach who can make swimming fulfilling and relevant for both competitive and recreational swimmers.
Successful applicants will have: a competitive swimming background (preference will be given to those with coaching experience and current USA Swimming Association certifications); computer skills; and be able to work independently, motivate and communicate well with swimmers as well as parents, and have experience in conflict resolution and childhood development.
A successful candidate will be highly self-motivated and able to work independently and also within dynamic situations. An ability to implement a drylands program is critical for older age-group simmers. Willingness to follow all current USA Swimming health mandates is a must. Our coaches not only train swimmers for competition, but also instill in them a strong work ethic, self discipline, sportsmanship, team work and good health habits.
The position is paid for a minimum of 25 hours a week and includes on average 20 travel days per season. The The HDST season runs from late August to mid-May.
Salary DOE, starts at $1850/mo. plus a $1500 successful-end-of-season-completion bonus. Opportunities to earn outside HDST include private swim lessons, stroke programs, a Masters program, and life guarding.
Applications close July 15, 2020.
Please submit applications to the HDST Board at: [email protected]