Competitive Swim Coach – YMCA of the North Shore – Multiple locations

Applications due 11/16/23

Job Description:

Date posted: August 24, 2023

Location: 200 Cummings Center, Cummings Center, Beverly, MA, USA

Are you a natural leader with a competitive drive? Do you have a background in swimming or aquatics that you want to bring to the next level?  This may be the opportunity for you! The YMCA of the North Shore is seeking a Swim Coaches to join our SHARKS team.

As a Swim Coach you will help lead and inspire swimmers through high-quality instruction that fosters a joy for developing and participating in the sport of swimming. The SHARKS is a YMCA/USA Swim Team located in Beverly, Gloucester, Haverhill, Ipswich, Salem and Marblehead along the North Shore near Boston. We are a 6 site team with over 300 competitive age group swimmers from age 5 -18 of varying levels, 50 pre-competitive swimmers, and up to 70 Masters Swimmers in six locations.  On a regular day you will conduct group practices, analyze swim techniques and determine skill levels, develop individualized swimming programs, educate swimmers on various techniques and styles, and oversee training.

To thrive in this position you have coached competitive aquatics and have a thorough understanding of stroke technique.  You create skill-level appropriate work-outs and have excellent communication with swimmers, staff, and the community in strict accordance with safe sport regulations.

In addition to quality work environment our YMCA offers competitive salaries, benefits and professional development opportunities including;

  • Free YMCA membership and employee discounts on programs.

  • Paid training and development.

  • Advancement and growth opportunities within our seven YMCA locations.

  • Retirement fund with 8% company contribution (once vested/no match required)

  • Sick time accrual 

How to Apply


  • Be prepared to provide at least 3 personal/professional references
  • Your application is complete once you see a page confirming your submission
  • Please apply to the weblink below

For further assistance you may contact the HR department at 978-564-3075.

Contact Information

Nicole Evans

200 Cummings Center

phone: 9785643075