30+ days ago
Kent Place School in Summit, NJ seeks an experienced individual to lead our girls varsity swim program for the 2021-22 season and beyond. The ideal candidate will be able to successfully lead the varsity program, work with the athletic department to set up practices and meets at Fairleigh Dickinson University's Pool, and direct swimmers on the proper ways to enhance skills to win meets.
In addition to instructing student athletes in proper stroke placement and various swimming methods, this position may include long hours, attending meets, and an empathetic understanding of students' wellness issues. The ideal candidate will possess a positive and inclusive approach to inspire swimmers to push themselves further in training. In addition to evaluating current students' progress, the head coach will be responsible for finding new ways to encourage program growth from the KPS Middle School into the Upper School program. Salary is commensurate with experience.