The Holmes Run Acres (HRA) Hurricanes are seeking a new Assistant Coach for 2019, with an opportunity to fill a 1x per week coaching position September 2019 – May 2020, and promotion to Head Coach in 2020.

HRA is a small team of about 90 swimmers and will swim in Division 14. The swim team is an enthusiastic and tight-knit community that values teamwork, personal achievement, and good sportsmanship. The Assistant Coach will be invited to attend all pep rallies and other social events.

The Assistant Coach will attend practices every weekday (5/28-6/13 4:15pm-7:00pm; 6/14-7/26 7:45am-10:30am; 6/14-7/26 Tu/Th 6:30pm-7:45pm). Our Assistant Coach will work cooperatively with the Head Coach as they both teach the 9-12 year old age group and the 13 and older age group. The Assistant Coach will lead the “Tropical Storm” program, who are our youngest swimmers, as they learn and develop in stroke proficiency and confidence. There are teenage Junior Coaches assigned to help the Assistant Coach with the Tropical Storms. The Assistant Coach should attend each A Meet and B Meet, as well as the Divisional Relay Carnival, Todd Potts IM Invitational, Woodley MiniMeet, Divisional Meet and the End of Season Banquet.

Qualifications Include:

  • Certification in CPR/First Aid, and Lifeguard (Pool Operators License is a plus!)
  • Coaching skills that include stroke technique, endurance training, and comfort working with young children
  • Experience with NVSL, either as a previous swimmer, coach, or Team Rep
  • Ability to work with Head Coach, children ages 4-18, parents, and 2 Team Reps

Please submit resume, references, and salary requirement to the Swim Team Representative no later than Friday, March 27, 2019.