Head Swim Coach Resume Samples

A Head Swim Coach takes responsibility for teaching and training adults and children on how to swim. Working for a variety of settings including schools, summer camps, colleges, community centers, and swimming clubs, these head coaches implement all the tasks that are seen on the Head Swim Coach Resume – determining the skills and ability level before setting up the training programs; implementing training programs that focus on improving techniques and speed and style; teaching brand new swimming strokes and styles; using a range of activities that can improve the swimmer’s or learner’s water confidence; teaching and perfecting skills like kicks, body rolls, and breath control; and scouting swimmers for swim meets.

To work at this capacity, the following skills are needed – excellent lifesaving skills; the ability to determine swimming level, analyzing techniques; good knowledge of health and nutrition; strong communication and interpersonal skills; a positive attitude, and willingness to work for long hours. A high school diploma, swimming course completion certification, and a relevant license are needed to work at this capacity.

Head Swim Coach Resume example

Head Swim Coach Resume

Headline : Over 25 years combined progressive experience Qualification: in positions including Aquatic Manager, Teaching, Coaching Aquatic Program Coordinator, Special Events Coordinator, Director of Concessions, and Volunteer Coordinator. Strong personal background including supervision of up to 200+ employees and coordination of over 190 volunteers.

Skills : Swimming, Instructor, Research, Spanish Language Proficiency.

Description :

  • Responsible for all levels of swimming in the HEAT program.
  • Ensured self-sustaining and ever-growing developmental and age group base within the organization.
  • Offered vibrant Masters program attracting participants from immediate and adjacent communities. Designed or oversee training plans for all training groups.
  • Oversaw seasonal progression of athletes and monitor phases of development with individual swimmers, taking into consideration cognitive, behavioral, and motor skill development.
  • Planed each season's meet and travel schedule consistent with the needs of the team, individual training groups, and athletes and their families.
  • Worked closely with children with special needs.
  • Developed sports camps and clinics as fundraisers and compensation supplement.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Head Swim Coach Resume

Headline : Head Swim Coach with 5 years of experience in reporting directly to their Site Director and ultimately to the Head Age-Group Coach, and responsible for the role of coach for the specific training groups assigned and will support the Lead Site Coach, the Head Age-Group Coach and ultimately the Director of Competitive. Swimming with the achievement of the Mission, Vision & goals of the overall YMCA of the Triangle Area Swim Team.

Skills : Competitive Swimmers, Water Safety, Private Lessons.

Description :

  • Designed and oversaw training plans for all skill/age levels 5-18; organized and implemented all stages of the swimming program including enrollment.
  • Coached and developed over 100 athletes each season. Provided private and group swim lessons Taught children how to master swim strokes Student.
  • Organized swim meets (athletes, volunteers, technology) Created workouts suitable for skillsets ranging from no experience to many years of.
  • Introduced competitive swimming to children of all ages Demonstrate and teach proper stroke technique for all four competitive strokes.
  • Coached the swim team with 100+ swimmers ranging in ages 6-18 Managed a $10,000 budget for Summer programs Scheduled swim lessons and lifeguard.
  • Developed, managed, and successfully coached the sport of swimming including practices, games, scheduling, recruiting, equipment management, reporting scores and statistics, and website updating.
  • Managed and operated within budget parameters, without exception. Submitted all receipts and budget reports on time as directed by the Director of Athletics.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Head Swim Coach Resume

Objective : Certified Head Swim Coach, dynamic fitness trainer, and wonderful motivator adept at designing enjoyable, safe, and effective work environment, create workouts that can be easily modified to meet individual needs or limitations, and encourage individuals of all ages and backgrounds.

Skills : Organizational Skills, Multi-Tasking.

Description :

  • Interacted with parents and children daily.
  • Maintained positive relationships with all families.
  • Scheduled swim meets and entered every child into a proper amount of events.
  • Maintained contact through email with families and board members.
  • Planned the end of the season banquet.
  • Attended and coached at every swim meet.
  • Trained 5 other assistant coaches and maintained positive relationships with coworkers.
  • Scheduled private lessons and group private lessons.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Head Swim Coach Resume

Objective : As a Head Swim Coach, responsible for operating under general supervision and guidance of the Swim Team Parents Association, and YMCA Aquatics Director and ultimately reports to the Executive Director of the YMCA.

Skills : Lifeguard Training, CPR.

Description :

  • Planned practices for all age groups (3-18 years old).
  • Maintained positive relationships with all families.
  • Scheduled swim meets and entered every child into a proper amount of events.
  • Trained 5 other assistant coaches and maintained positive relationships with coworkers.
  • Ensured strict adherence to all Mid-South Conference and NAIA by-laws and regulations.
  • Ensured adherence with established institutional compliance rules, policies, and procedures as well as ethical standards of behavior.
  • Served on swim team steering committee, YMCA state coaches committee, USA swimming committee, and attend YMCA program team meetings.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Equivalent

Head Swim Coach Resume

Summary : Seeking a Head Swim Coach with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Practice Plans, Lesson Plans, Proper Stroke Technique.

Description :

  • Coached students (ranging in age from five to eighteen) on proper stroke technique.
  • Arranged proper workouts for student-athletes in the water and the weight room to achieve optimal performance in competition.
  • Utilized Team Manager and Meet Manager software to track individual and team performance.
  • Ensured the satisfactory academic performance of student-athletes.
  • Ensured the spiritual, physical, emotional, and social welfare of student-athletes.
  • Responsible for successful coaching, including maximizing the team's potential, and abilities, keeping athletes eligible, supporting the spiritual development of each player, and retaining athletes through graduation.
  • Supervised and mentored coaching assistants as directed and approved by the Director of Athletics.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Head Swim Coach Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Head Swim Coach with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Qualitative Research Methods, Communication Skills, Multitasking.

Description :

  • Actively recruited student-athletes to participate on the team.
  • Responsible for scheduling meets. Coordinated travel arrangements.
  • Acted as a positive role model for team participants and in the community.
  • Supervised practices and meets, prioritizing safety at all times.
  • Motivated student-athletes to maintain academic eligibility.
  • Assisted to propagate a comprehensive public relations program.
  • Managed all department fund-raising and booster events in accordance with University, Mid-South Conference and NAIA expectations, and institutional rules, policies, and procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Head Swim Coach Resume

Objective : Seeking a Head Swim Coach with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Practice Plans, Lesson Plans, Proper Stroke Technique.

Description :

  • Coached students (ranging in age from five to eighteen) on proper stroke technique.
  • Arranged proper workouts for student-athletes in the water and the weight room to achieve optimal performance in competition.
  • Utilized Team Manager and Met Manager software to track individual and team performance.
  • Ensured the satisfactory academic performance of student-athletes.
  • Ensured the spiritual, physical, emotional, and social welfare of student-athletes.
  • Responsible for successful coaching, including maximizing the team's potential, and abilities, keeping athletes eligible, supporting the spiritual development of each player, and retaining athletes through graduation.
  • Supervised and mentored coaching assistants as directed and approved by the Director of Athletics.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Head Swim Coach Resume

Headline : Aquatics Head Swim Team Coach will enjoy working in a fast-paced environment. Responsible for helping our Swim Team members improve their swimming in our state-of-the-art recreational and lap pools, both indoors and out. and a Head Swim Team Coach could include writing and leading Swim Team Group Workouts according to a season plan. 

Skills : Inventory Management, and Conduct Practice Sessions, Assistant Coaches.

Description :

  • Instructed all swim team participants age 5 - 18.
  • Evaluated the progress of participants and the technique of participants.
  • Wrote and executed appropriate workouts for all participants with an emphasis on correcting stroke technique and building up endurance.
  • Planned and implemented daily practice sessions.
  • Communicated with officials and officials’ assignor.
  • Worked closely with Facilities and Grounds workers to ensure proper upkeep of athletic facilities.
  • Supervised a group of 30 students in training and teambuilding.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In Swim Coach

Head Swim Coach Resume

Summary : As a Head Swim Coach, responsible for Assisting with swim practices, swim meets, and team events. Experienced in Assisting in the setup of the pool for swim meets, and Ensuring swimmer safety at all times.

Skills : Strong Communication, Works well under pressure, Proficient Microsoft Office.

Description :

  • Developed team goals and strategies for a successful swim season.
  • Instructed athletes in proper competitive swimming techniques through demonstration and observation.
  • Provided direction and leadership to the Assistant Coaches and lifeguards.
  • Responsible for the setup of swim meets, including email communication with parents, computer entries, heat sheets, swim meet operation, and results.
  • Created line-ups for the meets that give all swimmers opportunities to swim various events throughout the season.
  • Interacted with league swimmers, helping them to develop training schedules and mastery of fundamental swimming techniques.
  • Dealt with classes with the size of 1-2 kids all the way up to 50+ kids.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Head Swim Coach Resume

Objective : Compassionate and enthusiastic Head Swim Coach professional offering strong leadership and teamwork skills, as well as a passion for working with children and families. Possesses a natural ability to train and mentor others. Exudes excellent customer service. Ability to work in a fast-paced team environment.

Skills : Safe Environment, and Special Needs, Communication Skills.

Description :

  • Managed and taught a staff of 4 assistant coaches, designed and managed daily workouts for 175 swimmers, organized and managed summer league swim meets, and kept a record of each swimmer's times in a database.
  • Developed positive and respectful relationships with parents.
  • Presented the swimmers with an end of the summer report on their swimming times to show growth.
  • Encouraged many swimmers to enroll in year-round competitive swimming.
  • Instructed kids aged 5-18 on competitive swimming techniques at a fundamental to advanced level.
  • Arrived early before each practice session to prepare pool and lane ropes.
  • Communicated to parent's expectations and updates on the swim season.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA In Swim Coach