Cheshire Community Pool located in Cheshire, Connecticut is looking to start a new masters program and needs a head coach with a passion for masters swimming who can motivate adult swimmers who are looking for a combination of demanding workouts and a fun social atmosphere. The ideal candidate will be able to work with swimmers of all backgrounds and abilities ranging from individuals looking to refine strokes to individuals wanting competitive stroke training. The Head Coach will work with the Aquatics Director to develop the new Masters Swim Program for the Community Pool.

Applicants should have knowledge of current training and stroke techniques, a strong background in competitive swimming, ability to analyze and communicate stroke corrections, and be able to motivate individuals and the team. Previous coaching experience is preferred.

The head coach will be responsible for developing and implementing training plans, be on deck for each workout and actively engage with swimmers providing instruction and feedback, meet with swimmers to establish training and competitive goals, communicate regularly with participant in person and via email, and will foster and encourage an athletic, competitive, and social atmosphere that is welcoming and inclusive.

Starting pay rate is flexible and dependent on experience, anticipating between $20-$25 dollars per hour. Schedule must be coordinated with the Aquatics Director but is also flexible and may include morning, midday, and evening practices.

Please contact Shelia at 203-271-3208 or sadams@cheshirect.org