Merritt Swimming – MAS – Full & Part Time Coaches

Merritt Swimming – Canton/ Eldersburg/ Towson
Part Time/Full Time Coaches

Requirements:

Merritt Swimming is seeking qualified applicants for a Part Time/ Full Time coaches to work with both age groupers, and senior athletes. We are looking for coaches that have a passion for swimming, and enjoy the development of young people. Attendance at swim meets (1-2 weekends per month) is also required. The successful candidate ideally will have at least two years of coaching experience at the club or collegiate level, a passion for the sport of swimming, a desire to develop swimmers of all ages. Applicants can expect to be involved in many aspects of the program including, but not limited to, season planning, writing and running workouts, dryland/ strength training, goal-setting and parent involvement. A strong knowledge of the development of young athletes is preferred, and patience, excellent communication skills, and a team-first mentality are a must.

Merritt Swimming has 3 locations and 235 motivated swimmers, and coaching staff. Merritt Swimming is part of Merritt Clubs which has 9 clubs in an around the greater Baltimore Area. By working under the Merritt Club umbrella the applicant will need to promote the club, and its mission through daily work, and be an active member of promoting all aquatic programs, and club programing

Position(s) will remain open until the right applicant is found.
Coaching Duties:
• Establish and maintain Communications with both athletes and parents
• Assist in the design of seasonal training plans for age group swimmers
• Responsible for leading and/ or assisting one of more of the clubs groups through dryland and in water training
• Attend competitions as assigned by Head Coach/ Team Admin/ Assistant Coach
• Create a positive team environment
• Inspire excellence
• Help select individual(s) meet events
• Complete training group entries in Team Unify
Qualifications:
• Competitive Swimming Experience
• 2 years Coaching experience
• Able to meet USA Swimming Coaching Safety Requirements, and pass all applicable background checks prior to starting employment
Compensation
• Salary- commensurate with experience
Contact Information: Andrew Barranco Regional Operations and & Aquatics Director
443-904-6603 abarranco@merrittclubs.com

Canton, Eldersburg and Towson

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