To promote the health and welfare of its members and their families by providing and maintaining swimming and tennis facilities in Glastonbury.
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Orchard Hill Club is looking for One Head Swim Coach for the 2015 season.

Swim season begins in mid-June.


Head Swim Coach – Orchard Hill Club Summer 2015 - Glastonbury, CT

Job Description

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 2015 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.

Job Requirements

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: Debra Edgington, or email to . Deadline for application is March 15, 2015.

Club Overview

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.





  Club Hours—Summer 2014
Summer Hours

May 24th-June 16th
M, Tu, Th, Fr: 3pm-10pm*
Wed: 1pm-10pm*
Sat & Sun 10am-10pm*

(Sat. 6/20**—Tue. 8/26):
M—F:  10am—1130pm*
(Weekdays: Limited pool areas available to swim until 2pm)
Weekends: 10am—1130pm*
When school is back in session
(Wed. 8/27—Sun. 8/31)
Weekends:  10am-10pm*
M, Tu, Th, Fr:  3pm-10pm*
Wed.: 1pm-10pm*
Labor Day (9/1):  10am-5pm (last day OHC is open)
*Life Guard hours end two hours before closing; pool sitting ‘til close*
P.O. Box 744
Glastonbury, CT 06033
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