Seasonal Head Dive Coach

The City of chesterfield is accepting applications for the position of Head Dive Coach.

Position Summary: Responsible for coaching dive team participants and overall improving their dive skills. Must participate during all team practices, meets, and other scheduled events.

Principal duties and responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the health, safety, and enjoyment of all dive team participants during all dive team practices, meets and events.
  • Attend all dive team functions, including but not limited to, practices, meets, and parenting meetings.
  • Responsible for enforcing rules and regulations set forth by the Municipal Swim League and City of Chesterfield governing the conduct of the swim team and its participants.
  • Project a professional and healthy image through dress, behavior, and attitude.
  • Start and end practices on time.
  • Instruct daily workouts for divers between the ages of 5-18.
  • Demonstrate skills to divers during practices.
  • Develop line-ups for each dive meet.
  • Keep daily attendance, progress reports, accident reports, and any other necessary record keeping for the Municipal Swim League.
  • Work effectively with supervisors, co-workers, and the public.
  • Assist in facility set up and clean up for each home dive team meet.
  • Respond to all participant needs in a courteous manner and report comments/complaints to the Recreation Specialist.
  • Assist lifeguards/manager(s) with established emergency action plan procedures developed by the department.
  • Assist with the City of Chesterfield programs and events as needed.
  • Communicate frequently and clearly with Parent Representative.
  • Assemble 3, 15-minute sessions after daily practice for individual instruction/coaching.
  • Must be flexible to work mornings, evenings, and weekends.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required:

  • Ability to direct, supervise, instruct, and evaluate assistant coaches and divers.
  • Ability to interact with other municipal dive team coaches and league representatives in a professional manner.
  • Must be able to lift 25 lbs. objects.
  • Maintain a professional and mature attitude toward responsibilities, fellow staff, and patrons.

Education, Qualifications, and Experience Required:

  • Must be a minimum of 20 years old.
  • Possess a High School diploma or equivalent.
  • Some college preferred.
  • Must maintain CPR/AED/First Aid Certification and/or Lifeguard skills background.
  • Two years coaching and previous competitive diving experience.
  • Proficient Dive experience.
  • Must complete the City of Chesterfield Training/Orientation Program.

A City of Chesterfield employment application must be submitted for consideration. Interested candidates may apply online at

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