GREAT LAKES TRITONS SWIM TEAM – Lead Site Coach Job Description – Anchor Bay

The Great Lakes Tritons Swim Team is looking for an energetic motivated coach to work with higher level swimmers and assist the head coach in various ways.  GLT is a competitive, year round, USA Swimming club swim team that is based out of Macomb County, Michigan. Our team consists of over 150 swimmers ranging in age from 5-18. We have six different training groups, each designed to meet the specific needs of its swimmers.

Coaches must have an outgoing personality that works well with our swimmers, other coaches, and parents. Our swim club, coaches, and Board of Directors are committed to making our athletes better swimmers and people. GLT is looking for individuals that can help support and further this mission.

Location:

  • Anchor Bay School District

 

 

Job Responsibilities:

  • Serve as the Site Lead Coach for Anchor Bay Location
  • Work with the Head Coach to plan seasonal training plans.
  • Plan and lead daily practice for the Senior, Junior, and Novice groups
  • Coach at evening practices and most weekend swim meets
  • Provide a safe and enthusiastic practice for the young athletes
  • Keep record of practice sessions and swimmer attendance.
  • Deliver regular reports to the Head Coach on the progress of the group.
  • Utilize and guide group assistant coaches for each practice.
  • Establish and maintain communication with swimmers and their parents.
  • Attend competitions as assigned by the Head Coach.
  • Create a positive team environment conducive to learning and fun.
  • Assist the Head Coach in finalizing meet entries for the group responsible.
  • Develop a season plan inclusive of swim meets, team building activities, parent communication and milestones that you expect to achieve for each group.
  • Complete swim meet entries in a timely manner taking into consideration the individual needs of each swimmer entered in the meet.
  • Attend swim meets that include the participation of swimmers that you coach.
  • Coordinate goal meetings with each swimmer and align coach/swimmer goals for the season.
  • Attend monthly coach’s meetings and share best practices.