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Posted: Sunday, June 18, 2017 12:04 AM


Westside Aquatics, the premier competitive swimming club in West Los Angeles, is currently accepting applications for the position of Silver Group Coach. We are looking for a dynamic and experienced team player to help our club continue its recent growth in both size and achievement. Westside Aquatics is a Coach-Owned and Operated organization in the extremely competitive LSC of Southern California Swimming (SCS). Our 200+ athletes experience competitive success and emotional satisfaction because we put their happiness first. We believe in empowering our athletes with the ability to make decisions in their own best interest. Happy swimmers are fast. Fast swimmers are happy!

Applicant coaches must:
1. be USA Swimming certified
2. be ASCA certified (Level 2 or higher preferred)
3. have a minimum of 3 years of coaching experience with the 12 & Under age group (Pre-Team/Lessons experience is a plus)
4. be familiar with TeamUnify and HY-TEK Management Software (preferred)
5. be familiar with Word/Excel/PowerPoint
6. be knowledgeable of stroke/skill technique, season/workout planning and dryland training/technique
7. be professional, enthusiastic and POSITIVE people who exhibit effective teaching/communication skills
8. demonstrate a commitment to continuing their education, in the sport of swimming and coaching
9. embrace and embody the Mission, Vision and Core Objectives of Westside Aquatics

Job Description:
Silver Group Coach (reports to HC, HAGC)
1. Plan, schedule and lead Silver group practices, as directed by HC and/or HAGC
2. Submit all written practices to HC and/or HAGC at beginning of each week during training phase of employment
3. Coach Silver group members at all meets (unless excused by HC and/or HAGC)
4. Assist with set-up and clean-up for meets and other team events
5. Maintain daily attendance records
6. Attend all staff meetings (unless excused by HC and/or HAGC)
7. Assist HC and/or HAGC in drafting/dispersing information pertaining to Silver group
8. Oversee all SCS Red/White meet administration
9. Assist HC and/or HAGC in swimmer feedback and evaluations
10. Write and send weekly group communications (and others, as needed)
11. Determine Silver group members’ events for meet entries and submit/approve entries by team’s registration deadline
12. Answer parent emails and phone calls from Silver group families and direct other inquiries to appropriate coach (HC and/or HAGC)

To be considered for the position of Westside Aquatics Silver Group Coach, please submit a letter of application, résumé and at least 3 professional references to: Head Age Group Coach Tim Murphy Application deadline is June 30, 2017
Starting salary will be in the range of $28-30K + health benefits. Preferred start date will be August 14, 2017. Thank you for your interest in becoming a member of the Westside Aquatics family!

• Location: Los Angeles

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