Come make a splash in Lenexa! The City of Lenexa is currently accepting applications for Swim and Dive coaches with the Lenexa Lazers team within the Parks and Recreation Department. Gain valuable customer service and team-oriented skills while serving our community at one of our three outdoor swimming pool facilities.
Ad Astra Pool (83rd & Maurer Rd)
Flat Rock Creek (103rd and Hauser)
Indian Trails Aquatic Center (87th & Greenway Lane)
The Lenexa Lazers Swim and Dive Teams each have a Head Coach and one or more Assistant Coaches. These positions help plan and organize swim and dive team practices and meets. The teams' practices usually occur in Monday thru Friday mornings, at Ad Astra Pool. Meets are scheduled in the evenings or on weekends.
Swim and Dive Coach duties include demonstrating swim/dive techniques, analyzing performance, instructing swimmers, and attending swim or dive-related meetings and functions, completing all necessary reports and records, and maintaining communication between participants, parents, Lenexa Lazer Board and Parks and Recreation Staff. City residency not required.
QUALIFICATIONS: All positions require successful candidates to pass a post-offer drug screen. Requires HS/GED; a minimum of 18 years of age; current American Red Cross CPR/AED Certificate; excellent communication and public relations skills. Previous competitive swimming or diving and coaching experience is desired. Must be available to work days, evenings, weekends, and holidays. Pre-season preparations beginning now with the swim season starting in June and ending in July. Starting pay is $1,500 to $2,700 per season depending on qualifications.
TO APPLY for the above position please continue and complete the following application. Be sure to attach your resume reflecting any work history you may have and professional references. For best consideration apply immediately as applications are accepted only until filled.