View Full Version : Master's Team in Washington, D.C seeks coach

David Brand
October 25th, 2007, 02:24 PM
District of Columbia Aquatics Club
Effective Date: 11/01/2007
Compensation: Hourly and commensurate with experience

DCAC (www.swimdcac.org (http://www.swimdcac.org/)) is Washington’s high energy Masters swimming team and social club for gays, lesbians and friends of the gay and lesbian community. Swimmers of all levels – fast, slow, and everywhere in between – are welcome. Our team has approximately 150 members and practices usually range from 25-45 attendees each. Our members include FINA Masters World Record holders, more than 60 individual and relay All-Americans, over 200 USMS individual and relay Top Ten swimmers, as well as first-time competitors. DCAC is a member of both United States Masters Swimming (USMS) and International Gay and Lesbian Aquatics (IGLA).

The team seeks a dynamic, well-experienced coach to assist in supervising, managing and facilitating weekly practices, as well as occasional meets.

In coordination with other team coaches, helps to conduct swim team practices (5 – 6 times per week) in a safe, friendly, and competitive environment.
Provides on-deck instruction at team-focus swimming meets.
Promotes swim team participation.
Prevents accidents and eliminates or minimizes hazardous situations.
Performs related duties as required.
Responds regularly and promptly to work.

A minimum of 3 years experience coaching competitive swim team – Head Coaching preferred

Previous experience in some phase of competitive swimming.

Excellent swimming skills
First aid and CPR certified

Automobile – Some travel will be required
Open mindedness, patience, and a sense of humor

Please send resumes or inquiries to the attention of David Brand at cocaptain@swimdcac.org