Dunn Loring Swim and Dive Team

Dunn Loring Swim Team Parent Volunteer Job Descriptions

We are asking every family to volunteer for work towards 5 "points".

The opportunities are endless and vary widely in the amount of time and effort they take.

If you can't find a volunteer position that fits your work/family life, please contact, the Volunteer Coordinator, Darla Haney at dhaney888@gmail.com

 

Starter– See Calendar for NVSL clinic schedule to become certified. Time commitment is the entire meet.

Referee–See Calendar for NVSL clinic schedule to become certified. Time commitment is the entire meet.

Stroke & Turn–See Calendar for NVSL clinic schedule to become certified. Time commitment is the entire meet.

Table/Ribbons–Head Scorer (home), Asst. Scorer, Place Recorder, Asst. Recorder, Asst. Awards Clerk, Time commitment is the entire meet for A Meet, jobs can be divided for B Meet. On the job training.

Clerk of Course–Clerk (home), Asst. Clerk (away) & Runner are needed for“A” Meets. And 2 additional volunteers are needed for “B” Meets. Time commitment is the entire meet for A Meet or half for B Meets. These jobs make sure the correct swimmers are in the correct heats and lanes. Swimmers’ cards are passed to Chief Timer. On the job training.

Chief Timer–(home) Receives card from Clerk of Course and confirms timers work at each lane. Time Commitment is the entire meet. On the job training.

Timers– 9 Timers and a Chief Timer (home). 2 shifts of timers are usually set up. Time commitment at an “A” meet is the entire meet. Time commitment at a “B” Meet can be entire meet or divided into half of the meet (break occurs after back stroke). On the job training.

Marshall– Wears orange vest. Makes sure only appropriate people are in designated areas. Controls crowd and noise levels. Time commitment at an “A” Meet is the entire meet. Time commitment for a “B” Meet can be entire meet or can be divided. On the job training.

Announcer– Home meets. Announcer receives Meet Sheet on Thursday to prepare for Saturday A. At meet checks with other team to make sure names are pronounced correctly. Announces swimmers prior to race and announces winners and events during meet. Time commitment is the entire meet. Training is shadowing an experienced announcer.

Runners- Assist Clerk of Course & Cheif Timer will running of cards to Announcer and Table Workers.

Concessions–help with set up, take down, grilling and selling items at Home“A” & “B” meets. Time commitment during meets is flexible. Work a whole shift, part of shift or any variation you want. We expect you to take breaks and watch the swimming.

Pep Rallies(Fri. evenings) – Set up, help man tables & clean up of tables, water & lemonade

Scavenger Hunt– Develop a scavenger hunt at the pool, print out lists, divide players into groups with equal amounts of kids in each age group, and give winning team a prize.

Lock-In evening–Help set up, food, chaperone, maintain control, stay up all night or sleep in shifts.

Candy BingoPrepare event, set up the game, run the games, hand out prizes.

End of year awards ceremony– Assist in planning, setting up & cleaning up.