Available MCDL Coaching Jobs

This page lists the Pools and Clubs looking for Coaches, and those individuals who are looking for Coaching positions. Our Season runs from late-May through mid July. Dual Meets are usually on Sundays with warm ups starting at 4pm and lasting until 9 pm. Club practice times vary by pool, but usually have morning and afternoon practice hours Monday – Friday.

Pools look for Candidates with:

  • Responsible & committed individuals
  • Excellent technical skills
  • Interest in coaching young and beginning divers
  • Energetic and hands-on coaching style
  • Significant competitive diving experience
  • Previous MCDL coaching or diving experience is a plus!

2024 Assistant Coach - Westleigh - WL

Contact: Callie Heaton westleighdiveteam@gmail.com 301-467-8887

Westleigh Dive Team is searching for an Assistant Coach for the 2024 MCDL Summer Season. 

We are located in North Potomac near the intersection of Muddy Branch Road and Route 28.

Our dive team ranges in skill levels from beginner to all-star.  

Season begins end of May and ends last week in July.

         Qualifications:

  • Experienced diver or coach who is enthusiastic and committed to developing diver skills in a safe and fun environment
  • Interest in creating a spirit-filled team
  • Attending or have attended a MCDL Coaching Clinic offered in May and early June.

         Responsibilities Include:

  • Helping prep for and coaching at all Dual, Divisional, and All-Star meets
  • Helping coaching at evening practices 

Salary competitive depending on experience.

Our practices are generally in the afternoon from 4 to 7 pm. Meets are held on Sundays at 4 pm.

To apply or for more information, please contact Callie Heaton or Andrea Richardson at westleighdiveteam@gmail.com

Head Coach & Assistant Coach - CS

Contact: Shelley Cohen caderockclub@verizon.net 202-422-4488

2024 Head Dive Coach and Assistant Head Coach Job Description                                                                                                            Carderock Springs Dive Team, MCDL

Carderock Springs Swim and Tennis Club located at 8200 Hamilton Springs Court, Bethesda, MD, is looking to hire a Head Coach and 1-2 Assistant Head Coaches for their 2024 summer Dive Team. The Carderock Cudas are passionate divers who range in age from 6-18 and all skill levels. The season begins in mid-June and runs through the end of July. Practices are generally held in the morning and evening (but we are willing to be flexible on practice times as long as it works with the Club).

The Head and Assistant Head Dive Coaches will report to the Club General Manager and will work collaboratively with the Carderock Dive Representative and other parent volunteers to ensure a fun and safe experience for dive team members.

Head Dive Coach Responsibilities:
● Develop diver skills in a fun and safe environment.
● Attend team activities including practices, dive meets, pep rallies, and other team-related activities.
● Prepare divers and dive sheets for all Dual, Invitation, Divisional, and All-Start meets.
● Coordinate with the dive representative, Carderock Club Manager, and parent volunteers.
● Manage coaching staff including developing weekly schedules and tracking hours worked.
● Be a role model for assistant coaches, coaches in training, and young divers.

Assistant Head Dive Coach Responsibilities:
● Help the Head Coach to develop diver skills in a fun and safe environment.
● Attend team activities including practices, dive meets, pep rallies, and other team-related activities,
as needed/scheduled by the Head Coach.
● Support the Head coach in preparing divers for all Dual, Invitation, Divisional, and All-Start meets.
● Work with the Head Coach to manage the Junior coaching staff.
● Foster a fun and spirited team and team activities, while serving as a role model to young divers.

Qualifications:
The Head Dive Coach and Assistant Dive Coaches must have the following certifications before the start of the season. Certifications must be current and active at the time of employment:
● Current CPR and First Aid certifications.
● Successful completion of USA Swimming’s Athlete Protection Online Training Course
● Lifesaving certification
● MCDL Coaching Clinic attendance in May/June

The Head Dive Coach and Assistant Dive Coaches are required to have a minimum of two (2) years of experience as a diving coach.
The Head Dive Coach and Assistant Dive Coaches are required to have a minimum of two (2) years of personal diving experience and an understanding of the proper and safe execution of dives.

Compensation:
Carderock Springs Swimming Club, Inc., pays a competitive salary that corresponds with experience. The salary will be divided across regular club pay periods with the applicable portion paid every two weeks. The Head Coach and Assistant Head Coach can also offer private lessons to interested divers. Carderock has an established compensation rate for private lessons.

Interested in Applying?
Please email your resume to carderockclub@verizon.net by March 15, 2024. If needed, interviews will be held. Carderock intends to decide on our Head/Assistant Head Coaching staff by April 12, 2024.

 

Assistant Coach 2024 Season - Manor Woods - MW

Contact: Chelsie Anttila Dotson mwdiverep@gmail.com 202-704-5957

Manor Woods is in search of an Assistant or Assistant Head Coach for the 2024 season! 

As of April 1st, this position is still open... no fooling!

We were undefeated in dual meets last year and this year will be our first in Divsion One! Manor Woods has loads of team spirit and committment from our divers and parents. The team has 50-60 divers ranging from ages 5-18 at all skill levels. We are looking for someone who is committed to skill development while helping to ensure a safe and fun environment. We are located off of Bauer Drive, near Norbeck Road in Rockville.

Assistant/ Assistant Head Coach Qualifications:

  • Experienced and enthusiastic, with a committment to skill development and spirit
  • Previous coaching experience
  • Diving experience within MCDL a plus
  • Lifeguard certification a plus

Assistant/ Assistant Head Coach Responsibilities:

(Job title/ role flexible)

  • MCDL Coaching Clinic attendance in May/early June, as well as 1-2 team/coaching meetings
  • Available to coach most practices from 5/28-6/13 Monday - Friday 4:00-6:00 pm and then changing to 6/14-7/25 M-F 8:30am-10:30am and 4:00pm-6:00pm. There is some flexibility in the schedule.
  • Support the Head Coach at most practice times (subject to flexibility with other coaches) and all meets (one weekday evening intrasquad meet in June, Sundays 6/16-7/21, Friday 7/19, and Wednesday & Thursday 7/24 and 7/25)
  • Attend most Swim & Dive Team Social Events on Friday evenings and the end of year banquet (7/21)

Coach may offer private lessons to divers outside of regular practice and meet times

To apply or for more information, please contact Chelsie Anttila Dotson at MWDiveRep@gmail.com or via text at: 202-704-5957

Go Manor Woods!

Head Coach - FV

Contact: Kyra Kissam kkissam@gmail.com 4433064710

Flower Valley Dive Team is seeking a head dive coach for the 2023 summer season.  The ideal candidate would have prior dive coaching experience and enjoy working with kids of a variety of ages and diving abilities.  Prior participation in a recreational or competitive dive team is desired.  Knowledge of the proper sequence of dive skill acquisition is a requirement.  Good team management and organizational skills are necessary as is a desire to help every diver progress to the best of their potential and have fun.  

Responsibilities include:

·  Provide daily dive instruction appropriate to several different levels of divers.

·  Work with dive team representatives and assistant coaches. 

·  Coach at all dive meets including Rookie Meet (June), Divisionals, All-Stars, and Robin Hood Invitational (all in July). 

·  Attend all social events and planning meetings.  

·  Help create an atmosphere of team-spirited fun for all ages.

·  Be a role model for assistant coaches, coaches in training and young divers.

·  Other team duties as needed specific to Summer Dive Season 2024.

Practices are typically:

·  Monday -Friday  4:30-6:30 pm until public schools are closed for summer, and then

·  Tuesday-Friday mornings from 9:00 - 11:00 am and Mondays-Fridays 4:00 - 6:00 pm; Wednesday afternoon practices are not held when our pool hosts a home swim meet.

·  Some flexibility on times of practices may be considered as long as it meets the pool schedule of the Flower Valley Bath and Racquet Club and swim team schedules.

 

2024 HEAD DIVE COACH POSITION - Mill Creek Towne - MCT

Contact: Rachel Brightbill rbrightbill@gmail.com 2052399616

Mill Creek Towne pool (Derwood, MD) seeks a friendly, responsible, and energetic head dive coach for the 2024 MCDL summer dive season. The MCT dive team is Division IV and consists of 20-30 boys and girls, ages 6 to 18, of all levels.

We are looking for a head coach who would prioritize developing our divers skills in a safe and fun environment. Our divers have skill levels ranging from beginner to intermediate, and we have a few who are ready for more advanced dives. The head coach would manage 1-2 junior coaches. Our pool has two boards.

Qualifications:

- Previous coaching experience and/or advanced experience diving

- Interest in creating a spirit-filled team in cooperation with the pool's swim team

- Attending or have attended a MCDL Coaching Clinic offered in May and early June.

- Certified Life Guard a plus

Our season is 2+ months and begins at the end of May depending on coach's availability. Practices will be 4-5 days a week. Our season ends at the end of July, after All Stars. We have a closing banquet in late July. 

We are flexible and open to working with the coach on the schedule that works best for them and the team. The head coach will also have the opportunity to hold private lessons or offer clinics or outside of normal practices. Salary is competitive based on level of experience.

Interested applicants should send their resume to MCT Dive rep, Rachel Brightbill at rbrightbill@gmail.com. 

Head Coach - River Falls - RF

Contact: Nikki Schwartz rfswimanddive@gmail.com (410) 404-7277

River Falls Swim & Tennis Club, located at 7915 Horseshoe Lane, Potomac, MD, is looking to hire to a Head Coach for the 2024 summer dive season.  The season begins at the end of May and goes through July.  Our team is made up of divers aged 5-18 from beginner to All-Star.  Practices are generally held in the evening but could be modified with approval from the Club.

The Head Coach will work with the Assistant Coach, an experienced diver and member of the team, and the Dive Reps with all aspects of team management.

Head Coach Responsibilities:

  • Develop diver skills in a fun and safe environment.
  • Available to coach at all practices.  Tentative practice schedules can be found at https://riverfallsdolphins.swimtopia.com/dive-practice-schedule  
  • Prepare divers and dive sheets for all Dual, Invitational, Divisional and All-Star meets.
  • Be a role model for the assistant coach and divers.
  • Help create an atmosphere of team-spirited fun for all ages.

Head Coach Qualifications:

  • Previous coaching experience.
  • Previous diving experience and an understanding of the proper and safe execution of dives.
  • Current CPR and First Aid certifications.
  • Successful completion of USA Swimming’s Athlete Protection Online Training Course.
  • Attend (or have attended) MCDL coaching clinic to be offered in May or June.

Compensation:

River Falls pays a competitive salary that corresponds with experience.  The Head Coach can also offer private lessons to interested divers.

Interested applicants should send their resume to rfswimanddive@gmail.com.