Coaching Positions

Mile High Dive Club – Junior Olympic Diving Coach (updated 12/11/14)

This position starts January 5, 2015.

The Mile High Dive Club is looking for a motivated individual to work with our team of motivated and professional coaches. The ideal candidate would be energetic with a positive attitude and a passion for diving while focused on cultivating life skills in the athletes.

Facilities:
The Mile High Dive Club has the best dryland training center in the country with the only in-ground pit including synchro dryboards in the USA. Our state-of-the-art facilities include six dry-boards, six trampolines, fourteen spotting rigs and sixteen tivo instant replay stations. Our primary springboard facility had three 1M and three 3M springboards as well as ½ m and 2M platforms and 1M and 3M spotting rigs.

Training time is after school during the school year and on Saturdays. The position starts at approximately 25 hours per week and includes a salary of between $20K-$26K, depending on qualifications and experience.   There is the opportunity for additional compensation through meet fees and events hosted in our gym. We will also pay a starting/relocation bonus. There are no administrative duties required. You will not need to call parents or track down tuitions. We are looking for someone who is interested in coaching and gaining the experience and skills to develop into a successful head coach.

Additional skills that are beneficial, but not required include:
Belt spotting; trampoline, dry-tower, dry-board
Hand spotting
Water belt spotting; 1M and 3M
Competitive diving experience (USA Diving, NCAA, etc)
Gymnastic coaching and/or competitive experience
Strength and conditioning experience
Video analysis

If you do not have these skills, we can teach you.

The Mile High Dive Club is located in beautiful Colorado with close access to skiing, snowboarding, hiking, rock climbing and other outdoor activities. Denver boasts more than 300 days of sunshine per year and a vibrant culture. Come enjoy some of the highest quality of life in the country while making a difference in young athletes lives.

All interested candidates, please e-mail info@learntodive.org.

GC Divers – Assistant Age Group Coach (Posted 11/6/14)

The GC Divers team is looking for a motivated individual to work with our age group divers.  Candidates need to be able to work with all levels of team divers from young novice divers to age group qualifiers. The focus of this individual will be to develop young athletes to the national level.  Training time is after school during the school year and Saturdays. Summer schedule involves opportunities for additional training hours and learn to dive programs.

Facility features: Keller pool: three 1-meter and two 3-meter springboards, dry board and trampoline. Southlake pool: two 3-meter and two 1-meter boards, trampoline.

Qualifications:  Good with young divers, positive attitude and coaching style, enthusiastic and excited to expand their coaching skills and experience. Must be professional and represent our club accordingly.

Candidates must be a registered coach with USA Diving and subject to a background check.

Send resume to gcdivers@msn.com.

Moss Farms Diving Tigers – Head Coach Position (posted 11/3/14)

The Moss Farm’s Diving Team seeks an experienced coach with background in high-level competition for the position of Head Coach. Candidates must possess skills necessary to work with all age groups and skill levels, including novice and JO caliber divers.

Candidate will manage workouts and training plans for all levels of diving. Other duties include leading dryland workouts, dryland/wet belt spotting, evaluation of performance utilizing video analysis, and setting and maintaining individual goals and monitoring progression of each diver.

Candidate must maintain JO team standards and travel is required to regionals, zones and national meets.

Facility features: 
1, 3, 5, 7.5 and 10m platforms
, four 3m and four 1m Springboards, 
Bubbler System, out door heated pool and TiVo. State of the art Dryland Center with diving pit. Moss Farms Aquatic Center is one of five Regional Dryland Center named by USA Diving.

Qualifications: 
Background and experience coaching novice level through JO level divers
. Strong organizational, teaching and communication skills. 
Ability to act professionally at all times

Licenses/Certifications: 
Current USA Diving Full Coach Membership
. CPR/First Aid; Safety Training for Coaches. 
Up to date background check.

Please send resume to rickmoss51@gmail.com or contact Rick Moss at (229) 891-1797

 

 


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