Friday, January 29, 2016

Swim Lessons Instructor

Swim Lessons Instructor

Position: Swim Lessons Instructor ~RSA is looking for hard working, professional, energetic, fun and enthusiastic individuals to join our team and give swim lessons 

: Raleigh Swimming Association (RSA)~Founded in 1960 RSA is the oldest year-round swim team in the Raleigh, Durham, Chapel Hill ~Triangle area providing the community with quality, year round, aquatic programming. Our Lessons Program takes place at our own pool, the newly renovated ~3 million dollar Sonner Aquatic Facility.

Location: Great central location accessible to all areas of the Triangle ~ just off Highway 40 and 440, at 1013 Jones Franklin Rd, Raleigh, NC 27606

Duties: Lessons are conducted in our brand-new, state of the art, warm water instructional pool. 
Our program works because of relationships built between our instructors and our students in small personal group lessons, 1:4 maximum size.

·       Commit to teaching a particular class time slot or time slots for the duration of the 10-12 week session.

·       Ability to teach proper swimming techniques in a safe, positive and healthy manner to various levels and age groups in accordance with RSA’s instructional guidelines

·       Observe students to detect and correct improper technique

·       Engage participants with fun and dynamic instruction

·       Ability to keep and maintain accurate student progress records

·       Ability to communicate effectively with students and parents in a professional and positive manner

Experience Desired: Prior experience working with children and creating a positive environment for their development (would consider applicants with no previous swim lesson instruction experience if they were an exceptional candidate)

Preferred: Prior experience teaching swim lessons. Athletes with experience in competitive swimming, diving, water polo etc. also a plus

Work Schedule: Flexible schedule be it by time-slot, day, or your own schedule.

For questions or to apply please email: Bob Wombacher at:

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

ABBINGTON ALLIGATORS - SEEKING Head Coach and Assistant Coach for the 2016 swim season

Abbington Alligators Swim Team

The Abbington Alligators Swim Team is seeking a professional, dedicated Head Coach and dedicated Assistant Coach for the 2016 summer season.  Having first fielded a team in 1999, Abbington has grown from a team of 50 swimmers to around 200 swimmers ages 4-18 years old.  As we enter our 17th year, we are looking towards another great season. We desire coaches who will motivate and teach swimmers while maintaining a fun and exciting team and family atmosphere.  Our swim season runs from Mid May through late July.  We provide very competitive pay for our coaches.

Duties will include, but are not limited to: day-to-day team management, development and supervision of age group appropriate workouts, assisting in preparing and submitting meet entries, attending swim team planning/parent meetings.

The ideal candidate should have the following:

Head Coach
-       Must be over 18 years of age
-       Preferred swimming at college level - Competitive or Club
-       Two or more seasons of swim coach experience at a rec level is preferable
-       Ability to demonstrate good sportsmanship for teaching and motivating young
-       Enjoy working with swimmers of all ages including pre-competitive and competitive level  swimmers
-       Ability to teach proper stroke technique
-       Ability to manage Junior and Assistant Coaches
-       Ability to work with other coaches to develop swim meet line-ups
-       Must have access to e-mail and text
-       Experience and proficient of Hy-Tek Meet Manager software is preferred
-       Strong communication and organizational skills
-       Must be certified in First Aid, CPR, and Certified Water Safety Instructor
-       Knowledge of TSA rules and regulations

Assistant Coach
-       Preferred swimming at college level - Competitive or Club
-       Coaching experience preferred
-       Ability to demonstrate good sportsmanship for teaching and motivating young swimmers
-       Enjoy working with swimmers of all ages including pre-competitive and competitive level swimmers
-       Ability to teach proper stroke technique
-       Ability to manage Junior and Assistant Coaches
-       Ability to work with other coaches to develop swim meet line-ups
-       Must have access to e-mail and text
-       Strong communication and organizational skills
-       Must be certified in First Aid, CPR, and Certified Water Safety Instructor

Please send all resumes to Stephen Bock at

Please free to contact me directly to inquire about the coaching positions at 919-618-2242.

Stephen Bock

Abbington Alligators Swim Board President

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

Crooked Creek Crocs Seeking Head Coach for 2016

The Crooked Creek Crocs, an established swim team of approximately 100 swimmers, is seeking an enthusiastic, experienced head coach for 2016. The position runs from early May through late July with practices from 4-7:45 pm throughout the season; and from 9-11 two mornings per week beginning in mid-June. Competitive salary. Team website: Please submit resume or request more information by emailing

Monday, January 25, 2016

Lake Park Blue Marlins is seeking Head Coach

Lake Park Blue Marlins is seeking Head Coach

The primary goal of the Lake Park Blue Marlins (LPK) is to offer a fun and competitive summer swim program to the youth of the LPK Community. The Coaches’ key objectives are to aid swimmers in mastering strokes, setting and achieving goals, practicing good sportsmanship and developing confidence through swimming.

Direct summer swim team for the LPK Marlins. Position runs from the beginning of May through the end of July.  Work schedule will vary, including weekday morning and evening and Saturday morning practices, as well as eight (8) swim meets throughout the season (including the championship meet).
Competitive pay provided.

Contact: Andy Farrell at

Saturday, January 23, 2016

Wendell Waves Swim Team Seeking Head & Assistant Coaches for 2016 Swim Season.

The Wendell Swim Club summer youth swim program is currently looking for qualified and experienced individuals to coach our 2016 summer swim team consisting of approximately 60-70 swimmers ranging from age 4 to 18.  The position runs from the beginning of May through the end of July.  The coaching work schedule will include weekday morning and evening practices and six (6) consecutive swim meets between June and July.  Compensation may vary depending upon the number of head and assistant coaches hired.  Red Cross certification in Lifeguard Training, CPR and Community First Aid is recommended.  A competitive swimming and/or coaching background is preferred.  Contact Swim Team Committee Chair to request application and additional information. 

Contact:  Paige Perry at or 919-210-0776

Sunday, January 17, 2016

Meredith Townes Mudpuppies seek a Head Coach to take us to the next level!

Our summer league team consists of roughly 150 swimmers aged 4-18 and competes in the Northern League of the Tarheel Swim Association (TSA). Our season runs roughly from May through July, encompassing weekday morning and evening practices, a Time Trial (mock meet), six dual meets on consecutive Tuesdays and a Championship meet.

Job Description
Our ideal candidate is a swimmer at heart; has competitive swimming experience, the teaching and organizational skills to help our swimmers become proficient in each of the four swimming strokes; and has the ability to motivate and unify a diverse team of widely varying ages and skill levels.

This candidate will manage the work of a team of assistant coaches, ensuring that all practices and meets are adequately staffed, that fun and challenging workouts are prepared for each practice, and that swimmers are well prepared for the on-deck and in-the-water components of summer swim league meets. This candidate will, in concert with assistant coaches, develop competitive meet lineups and have (or gain) a working knowledge of meet management software. This coach will also have a working knowledge of the rules governing the Tarheel Swim Association. Additionally, the head coach will work with members of the Board of Directors to facilitate occasional 'clinics' with visiting year-round swim team and university coaches, and individuals such as past/present Olympians, who have attained a level of success at competitive swimming and are able to share their experiences as motivational tools.

Perhaps most importantly, this candidate will have excellent leadership, motivational and mentorship skills. Swimmers, assistant coaches and parents will look to the Head Coach for a unifying influence and vision for the team that conveys their own excitement and joy about swimming. The head coach will at times communicate directly with parents regarding swimming-related development activities and answer questions about swimmer progress. The head coach will also bring any coaching concerns to the Board of Directors and may meet periodically with the coaches to assess specific areas of need that can be met with team resources.

Interested candidates should respond to Steve Ross ( It is our goal to complete the search process by March 1.  Compensation will be a fixed salary, paid over the course of the season, and will be commensurate with experience.

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Scotts Mill SeaDragons Recruits Coaches for 2016 Season!

The Scotts Mill SeaDragons are currently recruiting coaching staff for the 2016 Scotts Mill SeaDragons!  Come join our fun, family atmosphere in Scotts Mill!  We are seeking to fill several coaching positions, including Head Coach and Assistant Head Coach.  Our coaches will be responsible for participating in all aspects of a summer youth swim program. Our coaching staff will work closely together and with the swim team board members to ensure a smooth, fun season by providing swim instruction, coaching and team building for children ages 4-18. We are looking for individuals who are passionate about swimming AND having fun! Previous coaching experience required, experience with Meet Manager/Team Manager and Dolphin Timing System software is a plus!  Please forward you resume to the Scotts Mill swim team board at Thank you in advance for your interest. Go SeaDragons! 

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Cary Park Sea Dragons Seeking Summer 2016 Coaches

Cary Park Sea Dragons is looking for energetic and skilled swim coaches (Head Coach and Assistant Coaches) for Summer 2016 to help lead our community summer swim team!  If you have a love for children and have swimming or coaching experience, or know someone who does, we welcome you to send your resume to us for consideration.  Summer 2016 will start mid-May through end of July.  Season includes 6 dual meets as well as 1 to 2 end-of-season meets.  Lifeguard/First Aid/CPR certifications will be required certifications prior to the start of season.  Competitive pay offered.  You may learn more about our team at

Please email resumes if interested:
Subject:    CP Sea Dragons Head Coach or CP Sea Dragons Assistant Coach


Thank you for considering joining the Cary Park Sea Dragons!!

Saturday, January 9, 2016

Silverton Sharks Seeking Summer Coaches

The Silverton Sharks Swim Team in Cary is looking for swim coaches for the upcoming summer season. If you love children, enjoy swimming, are looking for a fun and exciting opportunity, and want to earn some extra money this summer then the SIlverton Sharks are for you! We are searching for energetic and team oriented people to help us on our road to success! Candidates will need to be available starting in May thru end of July, for weekday afternoon practices and weekday morning practices starting in mid-June. Candidiates must also be available to attend the Cary Invitational in July. Swimming/coaching background is preferred. As a coach, you are able to give swim lessons to members of the River Rock Swim Club. If interested, please fill out the application attached here. If you have questions, please contact Johanna Westlake Thank you for your interest.