Head Swim Coach – Orchard Hill Club Summer 2014 - Glastonbury, CT www.orchardhillclub.com
If you are an energetic self starter looking for a fun and challenging summer job, Orchard Hill Pool Club is the place for you! As the Head Swim Coach for summer of 2014 you push children to excel in the pool, help them gain valuable self-confidence and have a tremendous summer experience. The primary emphasis at OHC is promoting enjoyment of the sport, largely through team camaraderie.
As the Head Swim Coach you will:
Lead approximately 110 swimmers ages 5-17, competing in the CAAPSC (Capitol Area Association of Private Swim Clubs).
Direct three (3) assistant coaches; work closely with club director, swim parents, CAAPSC officials, and coaches from opposing teams
Attend CAAPSC meetings and work within league rules and regulations.
Run three (3) daily morning practices sessions and work with swimmers on stroke development and endurance.
Manage five (5) swim meets and the end of season Championship meet (typically held mid-week and/or Saturdays).
Develop line-up cards prior to each meet.
Work approximately 25-30 hours per week for seven weeks starting in mid June.
Act as a representative of OHC and conduct yourself in a professional manner at all times.
Salary varies based on experience.
Enthusiasm for working with young people.
Ability to work in a dynamic environment, and adapt easily to new processes and procedures
Comfortable working with parents.
WSI & CPR certifications.
Prior experience as a head coach is preferred but not mandatory.
Knowledge/Experience with Hy-tek Team Manager and Meet Manager software a plus.
Bachelor’s degree or currently working towards degree preferred, but not required.
Mail resume and references to OHC, PO Box 744, 06033, attn: Patrick Sullivan, or email to
. Deadline for application is March 15, 2014.
OHC is a family oriented pool & tennis club run by the 150 family members. The club has provided a safe and fun summer environment for local Glastonbury families since being established in 1941.