Mission Viejo Nadadores High Performance Director (Posted 9/28/17)

The Mission Viejo Nadadores Dive Team began in 1977 and developed an unprecedented record of success.  MVND has produced eight Olympians including Greg Louganis, Michele Mitchell, and Wendy Wyland and has won 48 National Championships, making it the only team ever to sweep all four World Championships in one year. 

MVND currently seeks an experienced coach with extensive background in National and International competition for the High Performance Director position.  Responsibilities include managing a JO and Olympic caliber team representing all groups and skill levels.

Candidate supervises the coaching staff to establish workouts and training plans for all diving levels. Requirements include mentoring assistant coaches, establishing dry land workouts, belt spotting, hand spotting for platform, performance evaluation utilizing video analysis, individual goal setting and progression of each diver.

Candidate manages team administration and communication, team meetings, parties, scheduling, season calendaring, maintenance and management of equipment and coordination of rosters and billing. 

Requirements also include conducting annual parent meetings to communicate training expectations, philosophies and volunteer requirements.  Attendance is expected at MVN Foundation, MVN Dive Committee and MV City meetings as well as marketing duties associated with representing a nationally recognized team. 

Facility features:
1, 3, 5, 7.5 and 10m platforms
(2) 3m and (2) 1m Springboards
Bubbler System and TiVo.

Please send resume to Kim Barnes at: kbarnes@mvndive.com


Diving Coach - Age-GroupUltimate Air Diving Team (Posted 9/14/17)

(Tumblebees Ultimate Gym - Greensboro, NC)


Full Time Position with Benefits That Includes Part -Time Diving Coach Or Part-Time Diving Coaching


a.    Part-Time Diving Coach:  Tumblebees Ultimate Gym is looking for an age group diving coach who is a strong child-athlete motivator with organization skills to coordinate team communications and activities.  The diving team, Ultimate Air Diving, is growing and has developed high level collegiate and national divers.


b.    Full Time Position: 

1.    (a. above)

2.    Assist with other gym programs in teaching up to two rec gymnastics/trampoline-tumbling classes per week.

3.      Developing and directing our sport science program, coordinating the activities between athletes and sport science staff.


Please send inquiries/resumes to scott@tumblebees.com


Fort Lauderdale Diving Team Assistant Coach (Posted 9/1/2017)

The assistant diving coach is responsible assisting the Head Coach with the daily operation of the diving program and the continuing growth of the lesson program and diving team. This coach, supervises, pulls belts on trampoline and dryboard, and coaches divers assigned by the Head Coach, with the philosophy and direction of this program, City of Fort Lauderdale and USA Diving. 

Reporting to the Head Coach, the responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Assist in all assigned duties of coaching a nationally competitive USA Diving program, including
    • thorough knowledge of the sport
    • coaching strategies
    • skill development
    • pulling belts in all directions i.e. back and reverse 3 ½, and front 4 ½
  • Assist in program planning and organization
  • Assist in recruitment of new lesson divers at the local level
  • Communicate effectively with Head Coach, City Staff, Athletes, and Parents


  • Minimum of 2 years coaching at the USA Diving National level preferred
  • Knowledge and understanding of all aspects of skill development
  • Knowledge and understanding of all aspects of competitive diving
  • Knowledge of USA Diving rules and regulations from Future Champions, to Senior Diving
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Ability to foster a cooperative work environment
  • Proficient in computer use, email, spreadsheets, Word or similar
  • Successfully pass USA Diving coaching requirements and background screening prior to starting
  • USA Diving Full Coach Membership prior to starting
  • Successfully pass City of Fort Lauderdale background screening requirements prior to starting
  • First Aid, CPR
  • Experience pulling belts (preferred) – or the desire and ability to be trained

A review of application material will begin immediately and continue until position is filled. 

Please email Dave Burgering, Director and Head Coach, Ft Lauderdale Diving Team at dave@ftldiveteam.com:

  • Resume and/or CV
  • Coaching Philosophy
  • How do you see yourself assisting Head Coach
  • Strengths & Weaknesses
  • Where do you see yourself in 3 – 5 years


Saginaw Valley State University - Part-time Diving Coach (posted 8/30/2017)

To assist in developing, promoting and supervising all facets of the University's diving program. For complete list of requirements, further information, and to apply for this position, please visit jobs.svsu.edu. Applicants must apply online. SVSU is an EO/AA employer.


Club Wolverine - Assistant Coach (posted 8/29/2017)

Club Wolverine Diving trains at the University of Michigan's Canham Natatorium, Sunday-Thursday from 5:30-7:30.

- Write and Run practices for Beginner groups ages 12 and under as well as Intermediate groups ages 18 and under
- Send emails to club parents
- Write and conduct goals and goal sessions for divers
- Coach local competitions and possibly assist at regional competitions
- Conduct practices when Head Coach is away

Position Requirements:
- Two years diving experience/coaching experience at the JO level or above
- Able to pull belts (preferred) or learn to pull belts
- USA Diving/AAU certifications, Lifeguard certification, CPR

For more information please visit CW-Diving.com

Please inquire/send resumes to Mike Hilde at hildem@umich.edu



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