Monday, February 27, 2017

HEAD COACH POSITION

The Glenridge Gators, located in Cary, is currently seeking a Head Coach for the 2017 season. Our team consists of approx. 90 swimmers. Practice sessions begin in mid-May and run through late July. Morning and evening sessions. Competitive pay. If interested, please email your resume to cormac1016@gmail.com 

Friday, February 24, 2017

Portable Lights Available for Rent

Swim Season Portable Light Rental from Triangle Futbol Club Alliance


$730/unit (no unit minimum)
Includes fuel, delivery, set-up and pick-up.
Rental period 6/1-7/31

We specialize in difficult set-up logistics!

For more information or to reserve lights, contact Pete Sadin, psadin@trianglefc.org.

Triangle Futbol Club Alliance is a non-profit youth soccer organization that serves over 2,000 families in the Triangle Area.  For more information, visit www.trianglefc.org.


Thursday, February 23, 2017

MacGregor Downs Seeks Head Swim Coach for the MacDolphins!


The MacDolphins are seeking an experienced, high energetic Head Swim Coach for their summer season which runs May 15th- June 25th.  The six-week swim season includes 5 meets (one championship meet) and a three-week learn-to-swim program (MacMinnies). 

Qualities for the coaching position should include:
·      High passion for the sport of swimming.
o   Love to work with swimmers of all ages, show professionalism at all times and bring high energy to both practices and swim meets.
o   Must have coaching experience.
·      Great communication skills with staff, swimmers and parents.
o   The Head Coach needs to have open communication and be comfortable talking, directing and working with the entire swim team.
o   Must be comfortable working with various abilities as this swim team ranges from learn-to-swim to competitive swimming abilities.
·      Experience in meet management:
o   Head Coach should have experience with doing meet entries and meet line up.
·      Certifications:
o   Required to have current certification in CPR and First Aid and must provide a copy.

The MacDolphins is a six-week swim season. A Head Coach who can give 100% to this commitment is highly sought after.  All interested parties should send their resume to both Gabrielle McCalister  gmccalister@macgregordowns.org
 and Keri Cleary kericleary215@gmail.com

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

Life Guarding Jobs available

Do you want to earn extra money this summer? Are you 15 or older? Do you enjoy being outside? Are you responsible and energetic? Are you Life Guard certified? Planning to be? Then we have a job for you. Join the New Silverton Swim Club. We are under new management and planning for a great summer. Download your application here. Fill it out and email to Darryl Buda here. We look forward to hearing from you and working with you. If you have questions, you can email Darryl here or Johanna here. Come and join the fun this summer.

Monday, February 20, 2017

Assistant Coach- Scotts Mill Sea Dragons

Are you ready for summer fun with the Scott's Mill Sea Dragon Swim Team?  We are currently looking to hire TWO assistant coaches for the summer 2017 season, starting May 15, 2017 through July 20, 2017.  We conduct practices Monday through Saturday: afternoon practices are held Monday through Thursday, and morning practices are held Monday, Friday and Saturday.  Assistants will help the Head Coach at all practices for the Sea Dragons (ages 4-18), including our Junior Dragons (ages 3-6), as well as attend social activities that may include Splash Night, Durham Bulls game, pasta night, and the end of season banquet.  We look forward to talking with enthusiastic, upbeat candidates with coaching and/or swim team experience about joining our coaching team for an amazing and successful season!

Please forward your resume to board@soak-seadragons.com by March 1, 2017.  Interviews will be conducted in person or via skype the week of March 6, 2017.


Sunday, February 12, 2017

Head and Assistant Coach Openings - Crooked Creek Crocs

The Crooked Creek Crocs, an established TSA swim team of ~90 swimmers in Fuquay Varina, NC, is hiring head and assistant coaches for the 2017 season. Practices begin in mid-May and go through late July, and are held primarily on weekday afternoons/evenings. Morning practices may be scheduled after traditional schools are out in June, based on team size and coach availability. Competitive pay. If interested, please email a note of interest and resume to crookedcreekcrocs@gmail.com.

Wellsley Wave Swim Team Head Coach


WELLSLEY COMMUNITY ASSOCIATION, INC.
Wellsley Wave Swim Team
Head Coach Job Description

1.  Communication with Parent Coach Liaisons
       Head Coach will report to the Parent Coach Liaisons throughout the season, including for any personnel issues that may arise.  Head Coach will bring all disputes both on an internal coaching level and external parent level to the Parent Coach Liaisons.  Liaisons will work directly with the coaches to resolve all disputes in a timely and efficient manner.  If the coach is not satisfied with the resolution of the dispute, he/she may request to meet with the Swim Team Co-Chairs.
       Head Coach reviews will be administered by the Parent Coach Liaisons.  Mid-season reviews will include feedback from Assistant Coaches, Interns, and Swim Team Committee.  End-of-season reviews may include feedback from parent survey.  Performance will be rewarded based on input from all levels.

2.  TSA and Swim Team Committee
       Attend all mandatory TSA coaches' meetings (one is expected).
       Sign and comply with Coach's Code of Conduct Contract, as required by TSA.
       Attend season-opening Ice Cream Social and speak briefly to parents and swimmers.
       Attend a maximum of three Swim Team Committee meetings to review season progress.
       Attend Swim Team Banquet at close of season, speak, and distribute trophies and awards.

3.  Practices and Meets
       Afternoon/evening-only practices will be held until Wake County traditional schools complete the year.  Thereafter, both morning and evening sessions will be scheduled.  Saturday practices, time trials, and stroke clinics will be scheduled for mornings only.  You will be expected at all scheduled practices for your assigned swimmers, as well as time trials, clinics, and swim meets.  One Head Coach is required at each practice.
       Schedule weekly practice coverage for all morning and afternoon practices.  Scheduling will occur at the start of the season.  Approve hours worked by all coaches.
       Provide instruction and coaching services to Wellsley Swim Team members assigned to you.
       Create schedule to teach weekly stroke progression and drills throughout the season.  This should include freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke, and butterfly strokes.  Post this schedule along with any pertinent drills the children are working on to the Parent/Coach Board or team website.
       Perform coach's duties at one practice meet, weekly dual meets (6 expected), Cary City Meet, and one other large meet if our team chooses to participate.  The entire coaching staff is expected to stay for the duration of every meet.
       Prepare weekly dual meet entries and weekend meet entries for your assigned swimmers.
       Assist in set-up for all home meets, including arranging deck furniture, installing starting blocks, and setting up backstroke flags and lane ropes.  Ensure Assistant Coaches and Interns are on a rotating schedule to help with meet set-up and clean-up.  Ensure Interns are responsible for ribbon distribution at home meets.
       Assist in set-up and removal of starting blocks, lane ropes, and backstroke flags for each block of practices.
4.  Social Activities, Communication, and Attitude
       Demonstrate a positive attitude for the benefit of swimmers, parents, and the Committee.
       Give swimmers specific feedback both during practices and at meets, always in a positive and encouraging manner.
       Manage Personal Best program for swimmers assigned to you and the Assistant Coaches.  Recognition of personal improvement is a fundamental value of our team.  Swimmers' times will be posted at the pool or accessible through email/website prior to noon Wednesday after a Tuesday meet.  Swimmers' times will be posted at the pool or accessible through email/website prior to noon Monday after any Saturday time trial.  Coach will also participate in training to enter swimmers' times into the TSTA and Hytek registration/swimmer databases, and complete these entries after every meet.
       Create and maintain Parent/Coach Board located at the pool.  Update the board/site every week so the parents can feel informed.  Include meet records and any other fun and motivational information parents can use to encourage their child to do their best.
       Work with the Social Committee to help execute activities such as Terrific Tuesdays, Movie Nights, Cary City Meet, and Swim Team Banquet.  Work with the Swim Team Committee as needed to contribute to website and team newsletter.
       Promote team spirit through organizing cheers and socializing with swimmers in all age groups.

5.  Coaching Staff
       Head Coaches will supervise all Assistant Coaches and Interns.
       Head Coaches will administer mid-season and end-of-season reviews to all Assistant Coaches and Interns.  Reviews will be based on feedback from Head Coaches as well as peer coaches.  Parent Coach Liaisons will assist coaches with the written reviews and administration of the reviews.
       Work together with the entire staff at weekly Wellsley Wave Coaches' Meetings to promote and encourage brainstorming of new ideas and plan for the week ahead.  Encourage equality, respect, and communication among entire staff.
       Help Assistant Coaches create and run at least one practice, and help those who express an interest to learn how to use the team software for meet line-ups and data entry.  Supervise coaching staff in taking attendance at all practices.

6.  Required Certification
       Each Head Coach is required to have Red Cross certification in Lifeguard Training.
       Each Head Coach is required to have current certifications in CPR and Community First Aid.
       Copies of certifications for Head Coaches will be required prior to first practice.

Contact:
 
The Wellsley Wave Swim Team Hiring Committee is now accepting applications for our coaching staff for the upcoming swim season, May through July. To apply, please submit an application to Jason Tomberlin. It may be hand delivered to 104 Kettlewell Ct. or e-mailed to jetomberlin@gmail.com

Your Name:  

E-mail address:  
Any additional email address included on correspondence:

Phone number:  

Birthdate:  

Age on May 31, 2016: 

Rising Grade in School/College (this upcoming Fall):  

Will you be swimming on the Wellsley swim team this summer? 

State the parts of the job in which you have the most interest: 


Swimming Related Experiences, number of years participation, etc:


State your other experiences and qualifications for the job: 


What is your projected availability (i.e. approximate # hours per week, scheduled vacation, other time/schedule conflicts in morning vs. afternoon that you currently know about)


State any experience/preference for working with certain age groups (10 & under, 11-14, 15 and up)


List any certifications you currently have (Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid etc)

 

Wednesday, January 25, 2017

MOR IN MAY - PRE-SUMMER SWIM CLINIC


The MOR in MAY Pre-Summer Swim Clinic provides instruction from the Marlins of Raleigh professional swim staff to swimmers age 6 and older looking to brush up on their competitive swimming skills in time for the summer season ahead.  The 3-week MOR in MAY Program is planned for April 24 through May 13, 2017.  Our clinic coaches focus on stroke technique, starts, turns and drills to help everyone with basic FUN-damentals.  The cost for MOR in MAY is just $99 per swimmer.  You can sign-up now on our website, www.marlinsofraleigh.com, under the Seasonal Program link and following the instructions for registration.  REGISTER SOON as sessions usually fill quickly.  The sites and times offered are shown below:

Raleigh Site - St. Mary's School Indoor Pool - School Chapel Drive, Raleigh
     Tuesdays and Thursdays - 5:00-6:00pm AND Saturdays - 12:30-1:30pm
     For more information contact Coach Lizzy Ring - coachlizzy07@gmail.com

North Raleigh Site - Ravenscroft School Indoor Pool - 7409 Falls of Neuse Rd., Raleigh
     Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays - 7:00-8:00pm, OR
     Tuesdays and Thursdays - 7:00-8:00pm AND Saturdays - 10:30-11:30am
     For more information contact Coach Cara Cameron - coachcara45@aol.com

Clayton Site - Smithfield Recreation & Aquatic Center - Booker Farm Rd., Clayton
     Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays - 6:30-7:30pm
     For more information contact Coach John Fischetti - jfischetti@aol.com


 


Friday, January 6, 2017

Summer Swim Coach Opening: Hawthorne Stingrays

The Hawthorne Stingray swim team is looking to hire a swim coach for the 2017 summer swim season. Our team is located off of Leesville/Norwood Road near 540 in North Raleigh.

Candidates for the Coach position should have...
- An enthusiastic, gregarious, welcoming personality
- Knowledge and technical experience in teaching proper competitive strokes.
- Strong ability to motivate swimmers in a positive manner between the ages of 4-18.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with coaches,parents, and swimmers.
- Previous coaching and/or competitive swimming experience is not
Duties include, but are not limited to the supervision and development of swimmers at afternoon swim practices weekdays and Saturday mornings from mid-May through July, management and preparation of swimmers for 6 swim meets on Tuesday evenings and one weekend invitational meet.  We also plan various team building activities throughout the season.
Please send your resume and/or questions you may have to our TSA Rep Derek Speerschneider.

Monday, July 25, 2016

Cecil L. Williamson TSA Educational Grant winners announced



Prior to the start of the afternoon session on Sunday (7/24/16) of the 2016 TSA Championship, TSA President Jim Moran, assisted by TSA Secretary Cathy Traugot and TSA Treasurer Jenny Smith, drew 25 names from the final list of eligible TSA graduating seniors.

The list of winners drawn is below. 

Each winner will receive an Educational Grant in the amount of $400.  These checks will be mailed out to the address of record for each swimmer when they entered their application. 

Congratulations to all of the winners!




Name  Team
Sabrina Cera Bedford at Falls River
Cassidy Winkler Bedford at Falls River
Federico Loncan Cary Swim Club
Gregory Hall  Devereaux
Karl Boynton Durant Trails
Alex Bonilla Garner
Will Countie Harrington Grove
Jon Suits Lake Park
Emma Edwardson Lochmere
Grace Edwardson Lochmere
Jacalyn Shoening Manchester
Sarah Crouse North Hills 
Britt Warner North Hills 
J.T. Berkowitz Oxxford Hunt
Callie Hall Oxxford Hunt
Collier Cobb Quail Hollow 
Brian Legarth Scotts Mill
Tyler Silver Shepherd's Vineyard
Caleb Totten Shepherd's Vineyard
Kylee Davidson Silverton
Shane Jeffries  Stonebridge
Emma Verdi  Sunset Ridge
Sierra Wombacher Walden Creek
Sean Sinnott-Nadasky Weldon Ridge
Carter Page Wood Valley