Upcoming Officials Clinics

     

    Annual MSI Officials Clinic
    September 12, 2015

     

    Stroke and Turn Clinic


    Thursday, May 28, 2015

    Columbia Aquatics Office
    9450 Gerwig Lane
    Columbia, MD
    7 PM
    Facilitator: Tom Deboissiere

    Tuesday, June 2, 2015
    Elks Lodge - St. Mary's County
    45779 Fire Dept. Lane
    California, MD 206197-8:30 PM
    Facilitator: Adam Scott

    Thursday, June 11, 2015
    Elks Lodge - St. Mary's County
    45779 Fire Dept. Lane
    California, MD 20619
    7-8:30 PM
    Facilitator: Adam Scott

    Saturday, June 6, 2015
    Rosenbloom JCC
    3506 Gwynnbrook Ave.
    Owings Mills, MD
    10:00 AM
    Facilitator: Linda Sue Lottes

    STARTER CLINICS

    Tuesday, June 2, 2015
    Elks Lodge - St. Mary's County
    45779 Fire Dept. Lane
    California, MD 20619
    7-8:30 PM
    Facilitator: Adam Scott

    Monday, June 8, 2015
    Columbia Aquatics Office
    9450 Gerwig Lane
    Columbia, MD
    7 PM
    Facilitator: Tom Deboissiere

    Thursday, June 11, 2015
    Elks Lodge - St. Mary's County
    45779 Fire Dept. Lane
    California, MD 20619
    7-8:30 PM
    Facilitator: Adam Scott

    CHIEF JUDGE CLINICS  

    ADMIN OFFICIALS CLINICS

    REFEREE CLINICS

NATIONAL CERTIFICATION

Saturday, June 13, 2015
4 PM
Meadowbrook Aquatic Center
5700 Cottonworth Avenue
Baltimore MD
Facilitator: Bob Griffiths, Tampa Florida
Contact:
Betsy Coe

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USA/MD Swimming Year Round Opportunities
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The Mariner Swim Club is looking for TWO part-time assistant coaches to work with developmental and age group swimmers ages 8-14. 

MSC is a USA competitive swim club that swims out of the Gilman School in Northern Baltimore City.   Our club's mission is to give age group swimmers the opportunity to balance personal achievement and fun by developing competitive skills, values, and sportsmanship.  We are an athlete centered program that recognizes and encourages the best in each swimmer, creates a team environment where everyone feels invested in the overall success of the program, motivates swimmers through positive reinforcement, and provides professional, progressive coaches who recognize their position as teachers and role models. 

MSC is looking for coaches who are enthusiastic, knowledgeable, goal driven, open minded, ethical, and able to communicate well with parents, fellow coaches, and swimmers.  Candidates should have  one or more seasons of coaching experience with another USA swim club, summer program, YMCA, Middle School, or High School team.  MSC is also open to swim lesson instructors looking to make a transition into competitive swimming.  Candidates must have or be willing to get all required certifications (First Aid, CPR, safety training for coaches, etc.)

MSC offers a competitive hourly wage based upon experience, as well as flexible hours.  In addition, MSC covers team travel expenses, continuing education, and professional memberships. Responsibilities include:  15 or more hours per week, swim meets every month or more, and development opportunity, daily practice planning and management. 

Interested candidates may send a Cover Letter and Resume to Clarke Nyman, cnyman@boyslatinmd.com, Head Coach of MSC.
5/7/2015


Columbia Association
is currently accepting applications for part time Age group coaches within the Columbia Aquatics Association (Clippers) program.

CAA is level 3 recognized club by USA swimming. Run by the Columbia Association we are dedicated to promoting the sport of competitive swimming for all ages through positive motivation and the teaching of proper stoke technique.  We strive to produce swimmers who are able to excel in competition at all levels from novice to National. The team currently consists of over 300 age groups swimmers from 6-18.

CAA is looking for individuals who are energetic, knowledgeable, ethical, and able to communicate with parents, fellow coaches and swimmers of all ages. You must be able to work as part of a coaching team and with all Columbia Association team members. Candidates must have or be willing to get all required certification (first aid, CPR, safety training for swim coaches, etc.).

Responsibilities for Age Group coaches include: coaching practices between 2 and 30 hours a week, as well as attending meets on weekends during most months, entering swimmers in desired events for swim meets based on practice agenda’s and performance.

Interested candidates should fill out an application at columbiaassociation.com/aquatics or contact Jeff Scrivener at jeff.scrivener@columbiaassociation.org.
5/5/2015

 

The Eagle Swim Team (EST) (www.eagleswimteam.com) has a full time position open as the Head Age Group Coach. Our team is home to 210 motivated swimmers ages 6-18; abilities range from novice to national qualifiers. The Eagles are based at the McDonogh School (www.mcdonogh.org) located in Owings Mills, MD, and train at the Henry Rosenberg Aquatic Center (8-lane 50-meter pool) which opened in 2006. EST is a coach directed team and this position reports directly to Head Coach and Team President Scott Ward.

This position is an excellent opportunity for a coach to have a career of positively impacting children and young adults’ lives through competitive swimming. Candidates should have a minimum of 6 years of coaching experience with a demonstrated ability of successfully working with children and young adults. This position will involve serving as the lead coach for our Gold group and Masters Team, overseeing the entire age group program and assisting with our Senior and National Training Groups. In addition to strength of character and being an excellent role model, the candidate should possess a strong work ethic and a selfless attitude. Excellent organizational and communication skills with athletes and parents and the ability to teach outstanding stroke technique is critical for this position. Computer proficiency is needed in TeamUnify, Hy-Tek (TM & MM), MS Excel, Word, Publisher, and Google Docs. The candidate will need to have all USA Swimming required certifications including an up to date background check and driving record.

We are looking for a hard working and positive team builder who shares our vision and goal of excellence in competitive swimming. This coach will work with our staff to create a team that will help us attain our ambition of climbing the ranks of the USA Virtual Club Championship and Club Excellence program. We are offering a competitive salary package including health benefits. This position also includes opportunities for increased income by assisting with our summer swim camp, clinics and assisting with McDonogh Middle School teams. In addition, EST covers team travel expenses, continuing education, and professional memberships.

The start date is August 17th but that is negotiable based on commitments with current employer. EST will be accepting applications starting April 20th until May 17th.  Please email resumes with a minimum of three professional references to eagleswimteam@gmail.com. For more information, please contact Coach Ward at 443-544-7161 during office hours Monday and Friday 9:30 -10:30 a.m. and 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. or you can leave a message on the office voice mail and he will return your call.
4/18/2015

 

2015 Summer Opportunities
 

"Loyola University Maryland is seeking Certified Lifeguards for Summer 2015 (May-August) to guard our premiere Aquatic Center.  Interested applicants should send an email of interest to Meagan Stachurski, Assistant Director of Recreational Sports – Aquatics and Special Events at mastachurski@loyola.edu and also apply on our Human Resources website (https://careers.loyola.edu/postings/1067).  First consideration will be given to applicants who apply on or before Sunday, May 3rd.  The positions will remain open until filled." 



 



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