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21 Comments

  1. Jessica Stoddard

    Position: Head Women’s Swimming Coach

    School: Walled Lake Northern

    Season: 2018

    Contact Person: Charles Froning – Athletic Director – charlesfroning@wlcsd.org – (w) 248.956.5331 (c) 734.277.1377

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  2. Troy Wilkes

    Position Title: Head Club Coach (USA-S Program and Recreational/ Seasonal Swim Team)
    Club: Tigershark Aquatics (ATAC)
    Location: Allegan, Michigan
    Reports To: Board of Directors

    General Summary: Tigershark Aquatics is seeking a qualified Swim Club Coach to oversee the growing USA Swim program as well as the longstanding recreational team program. The candidate should be available to work up to 3 hours per day for practices and attend all scheduled meets. Head coach would lead our year-round USA swimming program as well as oversee the Seasonal Recreational Swim Team. In both programs, we currently have approximately 90 swimmers yearly ranging in age from 5-18. The ideal candidate is energetic, knowledgeable and able to communicate with assistant coaches, parents.

    The Head Coach is to oversee all aspects of our competitive swim program, with direct coaching responsibilities. The overall objective of the position is to continue to guide and grow both the USA-S & Recreational Swimming Program to produce the highest attainable levels of competitive excellence in individual and team performance, while fostering a positive environment that fulfills ATAC goals and vision. It is expected that the head coach will foster positive relationships, mentor as appropriate, and communicate well with their coaching staff to assist in building a strong community swimming program, a strong varsity program, swim athletes of all ages, swim team parents, and the Board of Directors.
    More information about the club can be found at http://www.alleganaquatics.com; the Tigershark Aquatics tab.

    Head Coach Roles and Responsibilities of USA Swim:
    • Responsible for direct coaching duties of all levels of swimmers enrolled in the USA-S team and swimmers on the recreational swim team as needed based on assistant coach roles.
    • Work with the Board to ensure self-sustaining and ever growing non-competitive and age group base within the organization
    • Design and oversee training plans for all training groups
    • Oversee seasonal progression of athletes, set goals with swimmers, monitor phases of development with individual swimmers
    • Prompt attendance at all scheduled workouts and swim meets to include weekends
    • Set training schedules, practice groups, and athlete placement within groups
    • Plan each season’s meet schedule consistent with the needs of the team, individual training groups, and athletes and their families.
    • Assign necessary staff for all scheduled swim meets and practices.
    a. Head Coach assigns the schedule for assistant Coaches
    b. In case of swim meet conflict, the Head Coach attends highest competition level
    • Decides all individual and relay events for athletes at swim meets; or review those selected by assistant Coaching staff.
    • Set and report USA-S and Recreational Team performance highlights to the Board.
    • Facilitate individual age appropriate goal setting processes with all swimmers.
    • Has authority to dismiss any swimmer (at least temporarily)
    • Establishes an environment that fosters positive team attitudes, encourages self-discipline, sportsmanship, and responsibility
    • Support and facilitate progress toward USA Swimming Club Recognition and Club Excellence Goals

    Duties:
    • Maintain Team Records
    • Attend Daily Practice Monday-Friday
    • Attend all ATAC Meets
    • Attend USA-S Meets as discussed with ATAC Board.
    • Supervise Swimmers in pool area at all times.
    • Give instruction and feedback on training and technique
    • Communicate with parents and swimmers; meet information, results, feedback.
    • Greet, acknowledge and interact with members at all times.
    • Create an educational, safe and inviting experience for all participants.
    • Initiate, develop and maintain positive relationships with all participants.
    • Provide a safe, clean and organized pool area.
    o Coordinate with facility management to ensure all protocols are being followed.
    • Send a weekly email to club parents with updates.
    • Present and participate in all team sponsored events including Annual Golf Outing and End of Season Athlete Award Dinner Banquet.
    • Attend Team Board of Directors Meetings and provide input.
    • Maintain information on team website, http://www.alleganaquatics.com.

    In Charge of:
    • In service training to assistant staff.
    • Periodic meetings with assistant coaches.
    • Meet Entries.
    • Staff mentoring and development (including professional development).
    • Team organizing, planning & development.
    • Vacation upon request to Club President.
    Requirements:
    • Must have (or obtain prior to being on deck) certification in Adult & Pediatric/ Child CPR and AED.
    o Prior to attending a USA-S meet, must satisfy requirements to be a USA-S coach member (specific information available on USA-S website).
    o Candidate should be willing to work towards earning an American Red Cross Lifeguarding Certification.
    • Passionate about swimming and working with kids.
    • Knowledge of USA Swimming
    • Knowledge of all swimming strokes and associated racing skills (Backstroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly, Freestyle)
    • Must possess/be able to demonstrate:
    o Professionalism.
    o Leadership skills.
    o Decision making ability (in interest of athletes & organization).
    o Timely and professional communication (written & verbal) with coaches, parents, swimmers, and board members.
    o Willing to follow directives from board.
    • Ability to work with and maintain professional relationships with Allegan Public School staff and high school varsity coaches.
    • Must have working knowledge of Meet Manager and Team Manager Software.
    • Responsible management of team funds.
    • Ability to work, train, and instruct one or multiple practice groups Monday-Friday, times will vary. Must be able to work weekends for swim meets that often require travel with federal mileage & lodging reimbursement.

    Compensation: Stipend, commensurate with experience ($8,000- $12,000 annual). All travel expenses covered. Cost of certification reimbursed. Reimbursement for training or professional development available.

    Physical Requirements: Required to travel to “away” meets, Lifeguard Certification, Background check. Ability to stand for long periods of time on deck. Swimming and/or coaching experience preferred. USA Swim Coach Level 1 preferred.

    Preferred start date is September 4th. Position open until filled.

    Applicants: Applicants should submit a cover letter that explains coaching experience, philosophy and education. Please include a resume with a minimum of 2 references to: Tigersharkaquaticsmi@gmail.com

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  3. Janet Tweddle

    Head Swim Coach and Aquatic Coordinator
    This lead coaching position at the YMCA of Greater Flint is a great opportunity to be part of a YMCA and swim team with a long track record of success. The YMCA of Greater Flint has been serving the Flint community for over 100 years and the Flint Falcons have been swimming for over 50 years. A successful candidate will build on this long legacy of competitive swimming and build a team of strong and confident swimmers and engaged and connected families. This position will also oversee the general management and maintenance of the Aquatic Department operations, including the Aquatic facilities and staff at the Pierson Road Branch. Opportunity for full time coaching position with team growth.
    Qualifications
    Must be 21 years of age and have at least two years of competitive swimming coaching experience. Must possess or be willing to obtain an ARC lifeguard, YMCA Coaching and USA Coaching certifications.
    Essential Functions:
    Head Coaching Responsibilities
    • Plan, organize, and conduct practice sessions, including dry land training.
    • Provide training direction, encouragement, and motivation in order to prepare swimmers for competitive events.
    • Schedule and coordinate swimmer meets and associated meet entries.
    • Use Team Unify software to manage athlete data, meet registration, team entries, and team communication and other team functions.
    • Oversee and coordinate practice and pool schedules, at multiple facilities.
    • Ensure safety of swimmers during practices and meets, following all YMCA risk management procedures.
    Aquatic Coordinator Responsibilities
    • Develop and implement Monthly In-Service Opportunities for safety training/recertification, facility and program operations.
    • Supervise, instruct, and evaluate aquatic program activities including all swim lesson classes, school aquatic programs, facility rentals and special events for schools and the surrounding community.
    • Train and supervise LGs, instructors, conduct performance evaluations, initiates and administers personnel and disciplinary actions.
    • Responsible for operation of the pools, and hot-tub filtration systems. Work with part-time staff to monitor, repair, replace, and adjust pumps, chlorination equipment, filters, circulating pumps, chlorinators, flow meters, valves, backwashing, chemical testing, chemical stock, and water chemistry.
    • Create & maintain LG/Swim Instructor schedule, and ensure ALL Aquatic operation times are properly staffed, and fill unstaffed aquatic operation times as needed.
    • Position involves weekend or extended hours and frequent travel to offsite events.
    Salary Information
    Full Time, with benefits, including medical, dental, vision and life insurance.
    $28,000-$32,000

    Please send resumes to janettweddle@flintymca.org by July 10th.

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  4. Ken Schmaltz

    Position: Varsity Swim Coach – Girls & Boys

    School: Bridgman High School (Co-op program)

    Season: Girls (Fall 2018), Boys (Winter 2018-2019)

    Contact: Bridgman Athletic Director Ken Schmaltz

    Bridgman Schools also has several great teaching positions available in this wonderful community. Please see our website for a complete listing, here are some of them:

    RMS Math/ Social Studies Teacher
    RMS ELA/ Social Studies Teachers (2)
    RMS Paraprofessional
    BHS Long Term Math Sub
    BHS Principal
    BHS/RMS Engineering and Robotics Teacher
    Boys and Girls Swim Coach
    RMS Volleyball Coaches (2)
    JV Volleyball Coach
    RMS Cheer Coach

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  5. JD Wheeler

    Job Posting Guidelines:
    Position: Varsity Swim Coach – Girls & Boys

    School: Hartland High School

    Season: Beginning 2018 Girls (Fall)

    Contact Person: JD Wheeler – jdwheeler@hartlandschools.us

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  6. JD Wheeler

    Position: Swim Coach – Girls & Boys

    School: Hartland High School

    Season: Beginning 2018 Girls (Fall Season)

    Contact Person: JD Wheeler (Athletic Director) jdwheeler@hartlandschools.us

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  7. Chris Bell - Athletic Director

    Position: Boys Head Varsity Swim Coach
    School: Lake Orion High School
    Season: 2018-2019

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  8. Suzanne Murray

    Job Posting Guidelines:
    Position: Diving Coach – Girls & Boys

    School: Chippewa Valley/Dakota High School (Clinton Twp./Macomb)

    Season: Beginning 2018 Girls (Fall)

    Contact Person: Suzanne Murray: Head Coach, Chippewa Valley Swim & Dive – suzannemmurray@hotmail.com

    Additional Notes & Details: CVS Employment Site: https://www.applitrack.com/chippewavalleyschools/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Athletics%2fActivities

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  9. Suzanne Murray

    Job Posting Guidelines:
    Position: Diving Coach – Girls & Boys

    School: Chippewa Valley/Dakota High School (Clinton Twp./Macomb)

    Season: Beginning 2018 Girls

    Contact Person: Suzanne Murray: Head Coach, Chippewa Valley Swim & Dive – suzannemmurray@hotmail.com

    Additional Notes & Details: CVS Employment Site: https://www.applitrack.com/chippewavalleyschools/onlineapp/default.aspx?Category=Athletics%2fActivities

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  10. Beth Sherman

    Position: Varsity Boys Head Swim Coach

    School: Mason Senior High School

    Season: Winter 2018-2019

    Contact Person: Beth Sherman-Sherman@eriemason.k12.mi.us
    See posting at http://www.eriemason.k12.mi.us and click the Employment Opportunities link on left side of page.

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  11. Beth Sherman

    Position: Varsity Girls Head Swim Coach

    School: Mason Senior High School

    Season: Fall 2018

    Contact Person: Beth Sherman-Sherman@eriemason.k12.mi.us
    To see posting, go to http://www.eriemason.k12.mi.us and click on Employment Opportunities on left side of page.

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  12. Beth Sherman

    Position: Middle School Swim Coach

    School: Mason Middle School

    Season: Middle School Swim Season 2018-2019

    Contact Person: Beth Sherman-Sherman@eriemason.k12.mi.us

    See posting at http://www.eriemason.k12.mi.us and click Employment Opportunities link on left of page.

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  13. Dave Engbers

    Head Varsity Swimming and Diving Coach
    Holland Christian High School
    Girls Program – Beginning Fall 2018

    Position Description and Application Information
    https://docs.google.com/document/d/19nHTJPjCFxkb3-ikoSAmuvYXkFN_CDOcbLFzbHAVLv0/edit?usp=sharing

    Please contact Dave Engbers, Athletic Director
    dengbers@hollandchristian.org / 616.820.2914

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  14. Sarah Anderson

    Assistant Girls Coach
    Club Coach Positions Available
    Battle Creek Public Schools

    Contact Sarah Anderson
    Sanderson1@battle-Creek.k12.mi.us

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  15. dzulkiewski (Post author)

    Position: Assistant Swim Coach

    School: Bloomfield Hills High School

    Season: Boys 2018-19 Season

    Contact Person: Mike Cowdrey mcowdrey@bloomfield.org

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  16. dzulkiewski (Post author)

    Position: Head Boys Coach

    School: Bloomfield Hills High School

    Season: Boys 2018-19 Season

    Contact Person: Mike Cowdrey mcowdrey@bloomfield.org

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  17. dzulkiewski (Post author)

    Position: Assistant Swim Coach

    School: Bloomfield Hills High School

    Season: Girls 2018-19 Season

    Contact Person: David Zulkiewski dzulkiewski@bloomfield.org

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  18. Todd Miller

    Job Posting Guidelines:
    Position:Head Girls Swim Coach

    School:Lakeland HS (White Lake)

    Season:Fall

    Contact Person: Name and contact information Todd Miller- todd.miller@hvs.org

    Additional Notes & Details: (this may include specific location, website link to an application, etc…)

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  19. Mark Mattox

    Head Age Group Swimming Coach and Aquatics Director
    Allegan Public Schools
    Allegan, MI

    Full-Time Position
    Apply online: http://alleganpublicschools.org/information/employment_opportunities

    More information about the facility and club: http://www.alleganaquatics.com

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  20. Shawn Kornoelje

    post this job opening for Great Lakes Tritons

    GREAT LAKES TRITONS SWIM TEAM – Group Coach Job Description

    (Assistant to Head Coach)

    The Great Lakes Tritons Swim Team is looking for an energetic motivated coach to work with higher level swimmers and assist the head coach in various ways. GLT is a competitive, year round, USA Swimming club swim team that is based out of Macomb County, Michigan. Our team consists of over 150 swimmers ranging in age from 5-18. We have six different training groups, each designed to meet the specific needs of its swimmers.

    Coaches must have an outgoing personality that works well with our swimmers, other coaches, and parents. Our swim club, coaches, and Board of Directors are committed to making our athletes better swimmers and people. GLT is looking for individuals that can help support and further this mission.

    Location:

    Chippewa Valley High School
    Dakota High School
    L’Anse Creuse High School
    L’Anse Creuse North High School

    Job Responsibilities:

    Serve as the Senior Competitive head group coach, as well Juniors head group coach (possibly as interim role)
    Work with the Head Coach to plan seasonal training plans.
    Plan and lead daily practice for the Senior Competitive group and Juniors
    Coach at evening practices and most weekend swim meets
    Provide a safe and enthusiastic practice for the young athletes
    Keep record of practice sessions and swimmer attendance.
    Deliver regular reports to the Head Coach on the progress of the group.
    Utilize and guide age group assistant coaches for each practice.
    Establish and maintain communication with swimmers and their parents.
    Attend competitions as assigned by the Head Coach.
    Create a positive team environment conducive to learning and fun.
    Assist the Head Coach in finalizing meet entries for the group responsible.
    Develop a season plan inclusive of swim meets, team building activities, parent communication and milestones that you expect to achieve for each group.
    Complete swim meet entries in a timely manner taking into consideration the individual needs of each swimmer entered in the meet.
    Attend swim meets that include the participation of swimmers that you coach.
    Coordinate goal meetings with each swimmer and align coach/swimmer goals for the season.
    Attend monthly coach’s meetings and share best practices.

    Description of Senior Competitive Group:

    Senior Competitive will focus on strengthening the performance skills and stroke technique of the swimmer. Senior Competitive will consist of high school swimmers that have less than three State cuts and age group state level athletes. The Senior Competitive group is expected to attend 4 out of 6 practices a week and attend meets regularly.

    Practice schedule: 6 days a week. At minimum 2 hours per day.

    Qualifications: 13/14 JO Qualifying Times -or- 12U State Qualifying Times

    Description of Junior Group (support or secondary group to support):

    Swimmers are required to be able to demonstrate a proficiency in all four competitive strokes (butterfly, backstroke, breaststroke, and freestyle) and be able to complete competitively 100 yards of each stroke as well as a 200 yard Individual Medley. Swimmers should have and aerobic capacity to handle interval training and endurance training.

    Practice schedule: 5-6 days a week. At minimum 1.5 hours per day and/or 8.5 hours per week.

    Qualifications: Middle school and high school aged swimmers without JO/State Qualifying times.

    Applicant Requirements:

    18 years old with High School Diploma or equivalent.
    A minimum of 5 years of competitive coaching experience.
    Advanced Knowledge of all four competitive swimming strokes.
    An advanced understanding of stroke rules, disqualifications is expected.
    Current Lifeguard, CPR, First Aid certification (or willing to obtain quickly, prior to working with swimmers).
    Willing to obtain USA Swim Coaches safety training.
    Must complete and pass criminal background check.
    Willingness to work weekend shifts at practices and swim meets.
    Exhibit leadership skills and a passion for working with children.
    ASCA Level 2 is preferred

    Compensation:

    Hourly, based on experience.
    Approved expense reimbursement for travel
    Scheduled hours are based on experience and coaching ability.
    Interested candidates should submit a resume to Head Coach David Smith via Email: gltcoachdave@yahoo.com

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  21. Kwame Wardlaw

    Position: Middle School Assistant Swim Coach & Club Team Assistant Swim Coach

    School: West Bloomfield High School

    Club Facilities: Oxford HS, Brandon HS, West Bloomfield HS and Jewish Community Center

    Season: Middle School Season 2018-19
    Season: Club season is year around

    Contact Person: Kwame Wardlaw (kwamswar@gmail.com or kwame@aquaswimclub.com)

    Additional Notes & Details: (Assistant Coaches and Swim Instructor are need in all Club Facilities listed.)

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