Thursday, March 23, 2017

Crooked Creek Crocs Head and Assistant Coach Openings

The Crooked Creek Crocs are seeking applicants for head and assistant coaching positions this summer, from mid-May through July. Competitive salary. Please send a note of interest and resume to crookedcreekcrocs@gmail.com ASAP.

Monday, March 20, 2017

Head Coach Opening - Charleston Village Swim Team

The Charleston Village Crocodiles Swim Team is seeking a head coach for the 2017 summer swim season.

If you are interested in being part of this great team, please send your resume with references and a cover letter to the swim team board. To learn more about us, visit our team website.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Establish practice schedules and workouts for each age group
  • Create a good rapport with the swimmers and parents
  • Provide informative feedback to swimmers
  • Collaborate with the CV Swim Team Board
  • Encourage participation in meets
  • Help swimmers build confidence in their strokes
  • Work with assistant coach to pepare meet line ups
  • Provide a fun and positive environment for the swimmers and their families

Requirements:
  • Knowledge of the four basic strokes (free, breast, back and butterfly)
  • Ability to teach techniques to improve swimmers and their skills
  • Must be available for the summer swim season May-July
  • Must be able to attend meets on Tuesday evenings in the summer
  • Coaching experience is preferred

The pay rate for this position is dependent upon experience.

Thank you,
CV Swim Team Board

Thursday, March 16, 2017

RSA in Maypril Clinics are Back and Better Than Ever!




Raleigh Swimming Association’s RSA in MAYpril seasonal clinics are designed for children, ages four to fourteen, who are interested in summer league swimming.  Offered on weekdays and weekends, the clinics focus on skills needed for summer success.  Clinics are led by RSA’s professional swim team coaches and include stroke technique, starts, turns, finishes and reinforcement drills. 

RSA in MAYpril clinics are held at RSA’s Sonner Aquatic Facility located at 1013 Jones Franklin Road in Raleigh, NC.  Clinics include:
Firefish: Tuesdays and Thursdays: 5:00 pm or 6:00 pm
Session 1: 4/18/17-5/04/17
Session 2: 5/09/17-5/25/17


Weekday Wahoo: Wednesdays: 7:30 pm
Session:   4/19/17-5/17/17


Firefish and Weekend Wahoo: Saturdays: 2:00 pm or 3:00 pm
Session:  4/29/17-5/20/17


Firefish and Weekend Wahoo: Sundays: 2:00 pm or 3:00 pm
Session:  4/23/17-5/21/17


The Firefish clinics for four to six year olds are taught in RSA’s warm water instructional pool with in-water and on-deck coaches.  Firefish curriculum focuses on the elements of freestyle, backstroke and breaststroke, with an emphasis on FUN.  Participants do not have to be able to swim 25 yards unassisted, but must be comfortable in the water.

The Wahoo clinics for seven to fourteen year olds are taught in a six-lane lap pool with in-water and on deck coaches.  Wahoo curriculum focuses on the four strokes, (Backstroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly and Freestyle), as well as starts, turns, finishes and drills.  Participants must be able to swim 25 yards unassisted. 

Registration is open online at www.swimrsa.org via the Seasonal Clinics button on the home page or the Wahoo Swim Academy tab on the home page.   You can click here for a detailed description of the clinics. For more information, contact Coach Brent at brent.stpierre@swimrsa.org, Coach Gavin at gavin.spake@swimrsa.org or Coach Megan at megan.onstott@swimrsa.org.

Sign up today to swim the Wahoo Way!



Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Now Hiring HEAD & ASSISTANT COACH for 2016 Division Champs Haddon Hall Hammerheads
The Haddon Hall Hammerheads, located near downtown Apex, are looking to hire an enthusiastic, individual with demonstrated ability teaching stroke mechanics, and the desire to motivate swimmers of all ages and skill levels. The Hammerheads are a 100+ swimmers, TSA South League team of swimmers age 4 to 18 that is run by an enthusiastic and supportive group of parent volunteers. 

Duties include, but are not limited to: teaching proper stroke technique, assist with day-to-day team management, development and supervision of age group appropriate workouts, assist in preparing and submitting meet entries, and create a fun and exciting atmosphere.  Must have current Red Cross certification in Lifeguard Training, CPR. and Community First Aid.
 
The position is part-time from mid-May through July 20th.
Time Commitment is Monday-Thursday:  (No weekends or early mornings!)

Mid-May thru June 8th (our mock meet will be June 6th):  Monday - Thursday 4:30pm - 8:30pm until traditional calendar schools get out for the summer, then... 
  
June 12 thru July 17th (last meet July 18, party and awards on July 20):  Monday & Thursday 10am-12:30pm + 5:15pm-7:45pm, Wednesdays 4:30pm - 8:30pm,
Tuesday night meets 4pm - until (usually around 9-10pm)
  
You will also need to set aside some time outside of practice on Mondays/Tuesdays to make out the heat sheets for the meets

The ideal candidate will have prior swim team coaching experience, competitive swim team experience, and be proficient with preparing for meets.  Knowledge of TSA rules and regulations is helpful.
 
To Apply for this position contact Stacy Boxell, Haddon Hall Hammerheads Chairperson, at stacy@net-by-design.com or call 919-244-8818.

Thursday, March 9, 2017




Head Coach Opening at Medfield / MARC Sharks

Interested in being the head coach for the TSA team that went from Division 6 to Division 3 in just four years?

The MARC Sharks is looking to hire an enthusiastic, organized individual with proficiency in stroke mechanics, the ability to motivate swimmers of all ages and skill levels (100+ swimmer; 2 assistant coaches). Strong communication skills with parents and swimmers a mustCoaches will work a varied schedule from May-July: practices, meets, team functions, etc.

A well-suited candidate will have the following skills:
·       Good coach-athlete interaction
·       Teaching (technical; mechanics)
·       Practice & Meet Management
·       Positive role model
·       Punctual to all practices and meets
·       Team spirit

The ideal candidate will have prior swim team coaching experience, competitive swim team experience, and be proficient with preparing for meets. Knowledge of TSA rules and regulations is helpful.

Pay Rate starts at $12.00/hour
Download application at: https://marcsharks.wordpress.com/
Or email medfieldsharks@gmail.com with questions.

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

WAVE Swimming Spring Clinic Information

Follow this link for dates, times and all the information for the New Wave SwI'm Team's Spring Clinic.  The perfect way to get ready for the TSA Season.  

WAVE Swimming Spring Clinic Information


Head Coach Wanted, Brighton Forest Swim Team
The Brighton Forest community is looking for an energetic Head Coach to lead the community swim team. We are looking for someone who enjoys working with young people and loves the sport of swimming. This is an eight-week commitment, starting the day after Memorial Day (May 30) and concluding with the season-ending TSA Championship on July 22.

The Head Coach plays an integral role in the development and leadership of the overall program. With the help of an assistant coach, you will provide a fun and safe atmosphere for our swimmers.

To fit this role, candidates should be outgoing, responsible and have passion for developing youth swimmers.

Job responsibilities include:
n  Developing and coaching practices
n  Providing feedback to swimmers after their events at swim meets
n  Reading swimmers and assessing their needs
n  Listening and providing direction
n  Completing meet heat assignments per TSA rules

The ideal candidate will have the following skills:
n  2 years of experience as a competitive swimmer or coach
n  Strong organizational skills
n  The ability to supervising multiple age groups
n  Strong people and “kid” skills
n  Ability to enforce rules in a professional manner, but still maintain a fun, enjoyable atmosphere for swimmers

Commitment includes Monday, Thursday and Saturday practices, with expectations of being at the Brighton Forest subdivision pool between approximately 5:15 and 8 pm on weeknights and 8-10 am on Saturdays. There are 6 head-to-head meets, to be held on Tuesday nights beginning June 13 and ending July 18.

To apply, please send resume or applicable experience to boverton121@gmail.com. For more information call Bill Overton at 919-796-0916 or Ann Overton at 919-810-6571.

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Head Coach Opening at Renaissance Park!


The Ren Park Rays are seeking an experienced, energetic Head Swim Coach for the upcoming summer swim season.  The Renaissance Park neighborhood is located in South Raleigh at the corner of Tryon & 401.  We are a relatively small and developing team with supportive and involved parents, a beautiful pool with basic practice/meet equipment, several junior coaches, and about 40 eager youth swimmers.  

The season is 8 weeks longs, running from May 30th to July 23rd.   Coaching will require approximately 12 hours each week at late afternoon/early evening practices on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, Tuesday evening meets, and a weekend Championship meet. 

Interested applicants should contact Lynn Chandler at renparkrays@outlook.com as soon as possible.