Friends Select School is a 550-student, co-educational, prekindergarten through twelfth grade, college preparatory, independent school located in Center City Philadelphia. The school carries out its mission in a manner reflective of the spiritual and social testimonies of the Religious Society of Friends.
We are seeking an enthusiastic and organized age group coach. We are looking for someone who is dedicated to developing quality age group swimmers through our established curriculum focused on fundamental stroke technique. This coach will be working directly with our Head Coach to establish technically efficient swimmers.
Friends Select School is currently seeking applicants for a part-time Assistant Age Group to assist our year-round age group team of approximately 70 athletes aligned by four levels
Job Responsibility – Assistant Age Group Coach
Coaches will be responsible for between 9 – 15 hours of on-deck coaching per week, and may attend 1 weekend meet per month. Hours will depend on groups and coach availability.
Assist other coaches as needed within FSA, and communicate regularly with counterpart group coaches.
Plan, prepare, and conduct team practices in accordance with the FSA curriculum.
Recommend practice level placement and changes for all swimmers in currently in practice groups and in one group below current training group.
High School / College Degree (preferred)
Desire & passion for developing swimmers at a competitive level.
Patient and gives simple instructions.
Strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills.
Expertise with current technique development and training methodologies.
Enthusiastic and highly motivated team player.
ASCA Level 1 certified or above
Team Unify /Hy-Tek Meet/Team Manager skills (A Plus)
2 years competitive swimming experience (preferred)
Current CPR, First Aid, Coaches Safety, and Safe Sport certifications and membership in good standing with USA Swimming.
The positions will remain open until filled. Salary is commensurate with experience