Coaching positions updated July 17th

COACHING POSITION AT PHILADELPHIA CITY ROWING (PCR)

 
Position:                     Assistant Coach/HS
Commitment:              September through May/part-time  (with summer option)
Compensation:            Commensurate With Experience
Reports to:                  Rowing Program Director (W. ‘Tom’ Thomas)
 
Mission:
To work closely with the Director of Rowing and other coaches as we continue to develop a highly competitive and cohesive rowing team for public school Philadelphia youth.
 
Responsibilities:
·      Serve as coach for various crews, as assigned, and work productively with the other members of the coaching
       and administrative staff to ensure the success of the program.
·      Prepare PCR rowers for team and personal success through comprehensive, well-organized land and on the
       water workouts.
·      Assist in the management of regatta commitments throughout the year.
·      Work to maintain a safe and productive program environment for other staff, volunteers, and participants.
·      Provide help with boat and boatyard maintenance.
·      Engage with teens to support their learning to successfully manage rowing, schoolwork, college preparations,
       and other commitments.
·      Work with coaching staff to provide required progress notes on student-athlete performance and development,
       and enter this information into program database.
 
Qualifications:
 
·      Prior experience with rowing and/or coaching.
·      Prior experience with young people from diverse backgrounds, either through youth development
       or youth sport programming.
·      Ability to attend all meetings, practices and regattas.
·      Ability to drive a launch
·      CPR certification, US Rowing Coach Certification a plus
 
Submit resume to  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Posted 7/17/2014

 

William Penn Charter School is looking for a Head Boys and Girls Crew Coach

 

Responsibilities:

1. Work with the Director of Athletics to develop and implement plan for excellence.
2. Manage entire inventory including rowing shells, riggings, launches, engines, oars, and misc. items.
3. Communication with the school, athletes, parents, our boathouse, and the larger rowing community.
4. Oversee and maintain a high level of safety compliance regarding on-water safety for rowers and coaches in launches.
5. Develop practice plans to teach both sound fundamentals as well as managing all regatta entries.
6. Coordinate a year round strength program with our Nationally Certified Strength Coach.
7. Assist student-athletes in the college recruiting process.
 
All interested candidates should contact John Thiel, Director of Athletics at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

 

Posted 7/3/2014

 

Germantown Academy is searching for a Varsity Head Coach for its Crew program 

 

This position requires supervision of the entire Germantown Academy program. The job description includes the following aspects:

 

1. Communication with the school, athletes, parents, Whitemarsh Boat Club , and the larger rowing community.

2. Oversee budget and work with Germantown Academy’s Director of Finance and the Director of Athletics.

3. Purchase, sell, and maintain rowing shells, launches, engines, oars, and associated parts and electronics.

4. Oversee safety compliance regarding on-water safety for rowers and coaches in launches.

5. Develop practice plans to teach both sound fundamentals as well as managing all regatta entries.

6.) Assist student-athletes in the college recruiting process.

 

For further information, all interested candidates should contact:

 

Jim Fenerty (Director of Athletics) ---- Email --- James.Fenerty@Germantownacademy.org

Phone ---- 267-405-7217

 

Posted: 5/30/2014