The Somerset Dolphins swim team, located in Chevy Chase, Maryland, is looking for an Assistant Coach for our summer swim program. The team is a member of the Montgomery County Swim League (MCSL) Division L, and has approximately 100 team members and 40 developmental swimmers. We have afternoon practice from 4:00 to 6:00 and morning practice (once school lets out in mid-June) from 8:30 to 10:00. There are two meets a week (Wednesday nights and Saturday mornings), as well as weekly social events and team building activities that the coaches are expected to attend. The Assistant Coach would work with the team’s Head Coach and other Assistants as well as the teenage coaches who work with our developmental team. The opportunity to offer private swim lessons is also available.
Our ideal candidate will:
The team has a dedicated and supportive group of parents who will work very hard to make sure the season is fun and the social events are well planned. The coaches will work closely with parents to create an enjoyable season for everyone. Somerset is a team on which competition and enjoyment go hand in hand, and it is important to us to find coaches who will embrace our culture and traditions.
- Have competitive (current or former) experience coaching in summer leagues or other comparable team swimming. Prior experience with MCSL or other community swim teams would be a plus!
- Bring the combination of skills and attitude needed to teach swimmers of all ages and levels of skill and experience, motivate them, and make their swim team experience enjoyable.
- Are able to work the entire season from Memorial Day through the end of July, attending morning and afternoon practices, as well as Wednesday evening and Saturday morning meets.
- Have current lifeguard and CPR certification.
Salary commensurate with experience.
Please respond to Maura at e-mail above and include your resume and a short cover letter stating why you are interested in the job.
For more information about our team, visit our website: http://www.townofsomerset.com/swimteam/
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