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July 26th, 2012, 10:34 AM
Head Swim Coach Central York Aquatics
Central York Aquatics (CYA), located in York, PA is accepting applications for the Head Swim Coach. Central York Aquatics is a competitive, year-round, co-ed swim team consisting of 100+ plus swimmers, varying from beginning swimmers to USA swimmers that compete at Junior Olympics, Zones & Sectionals. Central York Aquatics trains and competes in a state of the art, 8 lane, 40 yard pool with a moveable bulkhead. CYA swimmers compete in CASL & FCSL dual meets as well as USA meets.
Job Responsibilities
Oversees all levels of swimming within the CYA program, setting goals for all practice levels.
Serves as primary coach for CYA's two highest training levels (Pre-senior & Orange).
Designs season training plan for all groups.
Determines training levels for each swimmer.
Determines practice schedule.
Determines meet schedule.
Attends scheduled meets.
Ensures that all meets have appropriate coaching coverage.
Educates and supervises all coaches.
Serves as a non-voting member of the CYA board. Attends all CYA board meetings.
Maintains team database for times and records and Team Unify website.
Maintains practice records for test sets to monitor improvement.
Candidate Qualifications
(1) A passion for the sport and the ability to inspire CYA swimmers to reach their goals;
(2) The ability to work with swimmers, of all ages and abilities;
(3) The ability to communicate effectively with parents, the CYA board and other coaches;
(4) An entrepreneurial spirit and the ability to grow our team (we are very interested in hearing your ideas);
(5) Professionalism, maturity, leadership skills and integrity, and
(6) Strong organizational, management and computer skills.
(7) Certified in CPR, First aid & Lifeguarding.
Current USA Swimming Coach Certification in good standing
A minimum of 3 years coaching experience
4-year college degree preferred
Working knowledge of Hy-Tek Team Manager/Meet Manager considered a plus
Must pass USA Swimming coach & school district background checks
Certified in CPR, First aid & Lifeguarding
Flexibility to work weekends & evening hours during the week
Salary range will be competitive for the area and commensurate with experience. Club covers travel, professional dues and a budget for continuing education and coach development. Position will remain open until filled. Start date is Fall, 2012 or as agreed upon.
Application Process
Please send the following to Sara Weber, sweber@cysd.k12.pa.us (sweber@cysd.k12.pa.us) and Mark Beck, President CYA Board, cyabod.markbeck@gmail.com (cyabod.markbeck@gmail.com)

(1) Resume;
(2) Cover letter outlining your coaching philosophy and why you would be a good choice for this position;
(3) Three references; and
(4) Salary requirements are optional, but will be considered.