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HEAD WATER POLO COACH
 
Message Date: 12/10/2015 2:30:59 PM
Author: Adam Kennedy
Subject: HEAD WATER POLO COACH
Message Body:
Job Announcement
SwimRVA Water Polo
Head Coach and Program Coordinator

SwimRVA is an aquatics advocate and program leader in the Richmond, VA region. Our goal is to elevate aquatics through programming and advocacy in the areas of water safety, health and wellness, competitive aquatics and sports tourism.

SwimRVA is seeking a dynamic individual to serve as SwimRVA’s Head Water Polo Coach and Program Coordinator. The Head Water Polo coach and Program Coordinator will work closely with the Director of Programs in accomplishing the mission of the organization. Primary functions will include leading all aspects of the SwimRVA Water Polo program including all program design and implementation, marketing, competitions and team development. SwimRVA is committed to growing the water polo program to being a leader in the Middle Atlantic. Secondary functions will include operation of aquatic camps, coordinating learn to swim programs and other duties as assigned by the Director of Programs.

The successful candidate will possess skills focused in these key areas:
o Competitive water polo background and coaching experience
o Experience managing aquatic programs
o Passion for the empowerment of swimming ability
o Proven entrepreneurial success in aquatics
o Public speaking and performance experience
o Ability to lead others in a dynamic environment
o Proactive customer service
o Attention to detail

Bachelor’s degree required. Able to work a flexible schedule that will include weekend travel for competitions. Proficient in Microsoft Office programs.

Position will start as a full-time hourly position including health and dental insurance, short term disability, employer matching IRA and life insurance.

Interested applicants should email resume, cover letter and three professional references to adam.kennedy@swimrichmond.org. Position is open until filled with a projected start date in January 2016.

Adam Kennedy
Executive Director
SwimRVA
5050 Ridgedale Parkway
Richmond, VA 23234