Brighton Area Schools (B.A.S.) is initiating a district managed community based youth swim and diving program beginning in the fall of 2017 at its newly built 12 lane aquatics center. B.A.S. is currently accepting applications for a Diving coach for this program. The coaching staff in conjunction with the Head Coach will have the resources and opportunity to build a first class swim and dive program from the entry level up and through high school. The districts goals in starting this program are to provide top quality instruction in all levels facets of its aquatics programming in a structure that provides symmetry between youth levels and school programs in a manner that delivers students with a meaningful and positive experience throughout their tenure in diving. B.A.S. has an average enrollment of 6,000 + students, K-12, and is a district that is committed to excellence in all that it offers the community. The district is located between the metropolitan areas of Detroit and Lansing. Thirty minutes to the south lies the city of Ann Arbor. Due to its location and the convenience of two major highways, Brighton has become a “bedroom community” of all of these major metropolitan areas. The county is the fastest growing county per capita and economically in the state of Michigan.
Posting Window: July 12th – July 28th or until filled.
Term: 9/12 month position includes weekend responsibilities, exact schedule TBD by the needs of the program.
Salary: Negotiable within a range of $12.00 - $18.00 an hour based on experience.
Responsibilities: Provide age appropriate instruction in diving at all club and or school levels within the curriculum as established by the head coaches.
Requirements: Required; proven successful dive coaching experience at the club, high school, private levels or above and competitive diving experience at the collegiate level. Lifeguard, First Aid, & CPR certified. Preferred: Any experience in the following areas: meet management, Colorado Timing, Team Unify, current relevant technical skills (word, excel, power point, team communication mechanisms). Other relevant experiences that B.A.S. may determine that meet the positions needs.
Reports to: Brighton Swim Club Head Coach/Brighton High School Head Coaches
Brighton Area Schools Athletics is in Brighton, MI & is a Division 1, Class A Athletic Department servicing 1500 student athletes in 32 interscholastic athletic programs with a reputation for integrity and winning results.