Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

August 6, 2018

PT Novice Rowing Coach

Position title: PT Novice Rowing Coach

 

Name of organization: Seattle University Men’s Crew

 

Website:

http://www.seattleurowing.com

 

Position description:

The team is a club program that is continually growing and becoming highly competitive. The ideal candidate should have competitive rowing and/or coaching experience as well as demonstrated organizational and communication skills.

 

Compensation:

The ideal candidate is someone who needs to fulfill volunteer hours for his or her graduate program. If you don’t need such, we are able to pay, DOE.

 

Time commitment:

Practice Times: Starting in late-September through the end of the season in early June, the expected Novice practice schedule is

  • Weekdays: 6:15 PM – 8:30 PM
  • Saturdays: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM

 

Minimum Requirements:

  • Sweep and sculling experience
  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • USRowing Level II certification (preferred)
  • Ability to obtain current CPR/First Aid certification
  • Safe boating license/ability to drive a motorized launch and other certifications as Necessary
  • Communicate and work effectively with the Recreational Sports Department, other coaches and rowers of various skill levels

 

Responsibilities:

  • Educate rowers on proper rowing technique and responsibilities, and promote safety on and off the water
  • Work with head coach to develop coaching strategies
  • Develop workout plans and facilitate practices
  • Assist in development and implementation of crew’s goals
  • Travel and supervise with team to regattas, must have drivers license and good driving record and be able to drive the team trailer
  • Perform basic maintenance and set-up of club boats, equipment, and boathouse
  • Attend all officer meetings and other duties as assigned
  • Maintain contact with alumni for future support and donation opportunities

 

Start date: Late September

 

End date: Early June

 

Location:

Seattle University and Lake Union Crew Boathouse

 

How to apply:

Please send a cover letter and resume including previous rowing and coaching experience to Chloe Farison, President of Seattle University Men’s Crew, at crew-club@seattleu.edu.

 

Supervisor contact info:

Nichole Martin

crew-club@seattleu.edu

(541)409-4241