Job Description

Summer Rowing Coach Internship

Application Deadline: March 31st, 2019

Location: Dallas, TX

Duration: May-August (flexible)

Summary:

The primary focus of this internship is to assist the Ursuline Academy coaching staff in the development of its returning athletes and potential new athletes over the summer of 2019.This will include being an integral part of the team at Youth Nationals, as well as the operation of summer practices, social events, recruiting events, learn-to-row camps, and attendance at school required coaching meetings. The coaching intern will learn through instruction of the team on the water as well as shadowing the coaches with other tasks.

Objectives:

Assist coaching staff in holding summer practices Monday-Friday

Provide administrative support to the coaching staff

Act as additional travelling coach contact at the National Championships

Communicate clearly with coaches, parents, athletes, and other Ursuline employees

Sharing management of the team communications and social media accounts

Other duties and responsibilities as determined by the coaching staff

Events of Focus:

Youth Nationals- Sarasota, FL (if team qualifies)

Ursuline Summer Learn-to-Row Camps

Annual Ursuline Coaches Meeting- 1st weekend in August

New family BBQ in August

Candidate Profile:

Excellent organizational skills

Ability to adapt to and work in fast-paced environments

Strong communication and interpersonal skills

Professional, safe, and effective approach to coaching

Pass state background check and submit driving record check

Attain First Aid, CPR, and Texas Boater Certifications

A rowing background is required. Applicant must be able to work flexible hours: morning practices and camps, some evening meetings for weekly planning, weekend recruiting events, and availability to coach at nationals in Sarasota, FL.Reliable transportation is required. A stipend will be provided for the duration of the internship.

Please email a cover letter, resume, and several references to Ursuline Head Coach Nick Fazzino at crewheadcoach@ursulinedallas.org by March 31st.Subject line should read: Ursuline Rowing Summer Internship 2019