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Coach Wanted
Team Old Keene Mill
Job Title Assistant Dive Coach
Job Description

The Old Keene Mill Swim & Racquet Club in Burke, VA is seeking an Assistant Dive Coach for the 2020 season.  OKM is off a tremendous season and will be competing in Division 1 for the first time in the pools 40 year history.

OKM is looking for an enthusiastic coach who has a passion for diving, has the training and training knowledge to teach divers ages 5-18 years, and has the ability to communicate effectively with divers, parents, and team reps.  OKM has an experienced Head diving coach and has two one meter boards. Our facility offers ample pool space for imaginative coaches to promote a fun and competitive environment for all types of divers. 

Candidates are typically late high school or college-aged and most have completed NVSL diving eligibility.  The Asst. Coach will support the Head Coach in all aspects of the OKM dive team.  Responsibilities include:  leading the team in all meets, developing creative, fun and challenging workouts, creating meet lineups, and participating in social and spirit-building events. 

Requirements for the position include:

  • Previous coaching experience and NVSL experience preferred
  • Knowledge of proper diving technique and the ability to teach it to divers of all levels and ages
  • Current lifeguard certification or CPR/Water Safety certifications
  • Current pool operator’s license (or willingness to obtain one)

 

If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter to Dave Bell at:  swimrep@okmpool.com