Employment Opportunity - Assistant Coach - Men’s Resident Team Program
posted on 08/15/2019

Position Summary
The position of Assistant Coach for the Men’s Resident Team Program at the United States Olympic and Paralympic Training Center (USOPTC) in Colorado Springs is a full time coaching position. The USOPTC Resident Program Assistant Coach will work with and under the direct supervision of the Head Coach for the Men’s Resident Team Program to oversee all aspects of the USOPTC Resident Team Program including athlete development, training and competition.

Specific Responsibilities

  • Assist the Resident Program Head Coach in all aspects of the USOPTC Resident Team Program including program development, athlete development, long-term planning, day-to-day workout plans and competition plans.
  • Assist the Resident Program Head Coach in day-to-day coaching duties.
  • Attend competitions domestically and internationally as required or assigned.
  • Along with the Head Coach, ensure all USA Gymnastics and USOPTC policies with regard to the Resident Team Program and Resident Team Athletes are being followed.
  • Assist with educational aspects of the Men’s Program as needed or assigned.
  • Serve as an educational outreach resource to coaches and athletes for the Men’s Program at National Team camps, development camps and educational workshops or seminars hosted at the USOPTC.
  • Maintain a complete working knowledge of men’s FIG rules.
Requirements and Competencies
  • Must have a strong coaching background including work at the elite levels of coaching and/or elite international competitive experience.
  • Working knowledge of all facets and levels of the USA Gymnastics Men’s Program including knowledge of the men’s FIG rules.
  • Strong communication skills
  • Able to effectively use video skill capture and analysis systems
  • Must be able to demonstrate strong leadership skills
  • Experience managing teams
Education and Experience
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • 3 to 5 years experience working at the elite levels of coaching, collegiate level and/or elite international competitive experience
Other Information
  • This position often requires work in the evenings and over the weekend
  • Domestic and international travel is expected and required
  • Position is based in Colorado Springs, CO
  • Salary commensurate with experience
To apply, send cover letter referencing this position and a detailed resume to: recruiting@usagym.org

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

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