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Senior and Age Group Performance Coach – SMAC, Seattle

  • Level of Commitment Part Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club
Seattle Metropolitan Aquatic Club

with Seattle Metropolitan Aquatic Club

Seattle Metropolitan Aquatic Club is looking for a performance oriented coach to head up our Senior Performance and Age Group performance programs in the Mercer Island / Seattle area. The ideal candidate will work collaborate closely with our Head and National coach as groups will work closely with parallel groups at other sites.   Quality people, great board support, stable pool time, and an excellent group of coaches provide a good foundation for growth.

Position Objectives:

1 – Establish a culture where the team, the process of learning, and personal improvement though individual responsibility is valued.

2 – Educate swimmers and families about the roles and value of technical excellence, commitment, and competition in high-level performance.

3 –Collaborate with the head coach to define seasonal goals and objectives.  With the support of the coaching staff, implement a team wide plan to produce those results.

4 – Help make SMAC the place where families want their children.

5 – Ensure SMAC is an asset to the facilities we utilize and the surrounding community by maintaining positive relationships with staff, members and other patrons and adhering to facility rules and policies.

Desired Qualifications

  • Competitive swimming experience at the club or collegiate level
  • Minimum three years coaching with a USA swimming club with a proven track record of success
  • Strong organizational and seasonal planning skills
  • Strong communication skills with both swimmers, coaches and parents
  • Ability to lead, support, and follow depending on the situation
  • Teaching degree, athletic training certification or similar

The position will require:

  • A positive self-motivated individual who is willing to learn, lead, sell the vision and work hard
  • Approximately 18 deck hours per week + administrative duties and meets
  • Attend local and regional meets as required

Job requirements:

  • Lifeguarding (or willingness to certify), first aid, Safety Training for Swim Coaches
  • A working knowledge of Team Unify and/or Team Manager

Compensation is generous and commensurate with experience and will grow with the site.

Senior Performance:  Committed 13-18 Year olds who’s ability ranges from PNS Champs to Futures.  See website for group objectives

Age Group Performance:  Committed 10-14 ability ranging from AG Champs to Senior Sectionals.  See website for group objectives

Assistant Age Group Coach

  • Level of Commitment Part Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club

with Foothills Swim Team

Foothills Swim Team is actively seeking a highly motivated and committed coach to fill the role of Assistant Age GroupCoach to begin in September 2018. Foothills Swim Team is a year-round competitive swimming program offering instruction, training, and competition for young people ages 5 and up.  We have over 180 USA registered swimmers and practice at three locations: Carmody Recreation center (50 meters by 25 yards), Lilley Gulch recreation center (6-lane 25 Meter), and Ridge Recreation Center (10-lane 25 yards).


  • Minimum 1 + years prior coaching experience as a USA Swimming certified coach.
  • American Swimming Coaches Association (ASCA) Level 1 or higher
  • Must be current on all USA Swimming Coach Membership requirements.
  • In good standing with all USA Swimming required safety and background check requirements.

Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Support the Head Coach in the implementation of team direction and goals with the age group swimmers and training groups.
  • Support the age-appropriate swim programs for the swimmers within your assigned training group as defined by the head coach.
  • Support the development of each swimmer within the FST membership so that they achieve to their highest potential.
  • Support the meet schedules as assigned by the Head Coach.
  • Attend all team functions by directive of the Head Coach.
  • The ability to work with the entire coaching staff to build a uniform system.
  • Passion and enthusiasm for competitive swimming and a “desire to excel” professionally.

Specific Group Responsibilities:

  • Assist and coach any specific groups assigned.
  • Help implement the seasonal plan with connection to the teams overall goals and direction.
  • Assist when needed with FST’s strength conditioning trainer to better the development of all swimmers.

Compensation and Benefits:

  • Hourly pay commensurate with experience
  • Full Mileage reimbursements
  • Full Meal reimbursements

Position will remain open until filled.

Assistant Coach – Men and Women’s Swimming & Diving

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team College (Division I)
College of the Holy Cross

with College of the Holy Cross

Assistant Coach – Men and Women’s Swimming & Diving

About College of the Holy Cross:

Founded in 1843 in Worcester, Massachusetts, the College of the Holy Cross is among the nation’s leading liberal arts institutions. A highly selective, four-year, exclusively undergraduate college of 2,800 students, Holy Cross is renowned for offering a rigorous, personalized education in the Jesuit, Catholic tradition.

Holy Cross highly values the unique skills, perspective, talents and passion that each employee contributes to its learning community. To work at the College is to accept an invitation to participate in the growth and development of all campus members–students, faculty and staff. The College’s commitment to diversity is an important feature of the Holy Cross education. Informed by the presence of diverse interpretations of the human experience, Holy Cross is building a community marked by freedom, mutual respect and civility. We seek others who support our values of diversity and inclusiveness. Job candidates of all diverse backgrounds who embrace the open and inclusive culture of Holy Cross are welcome and encouraged to apply.

Job Description:

Assist Head Coach with all facets of the Swimming and Diving program, primarily by: instructing student-athletes on competitive swimming skills and techniques, educating on swimming and diving rules and NCAA requirements, assessing comprehension of skills, techniques and rules and providing additional instruction as appropriate, and preparing team for competition and practice.

Assistant coach must perform duties in compliance with all College, Patriot League, and NCAA rules and regulations.

Primary Responsibilities (60%):

Provide individual and team instruction to student-athletes on:

• rules & fundamentals

• skill attainment

• techniques and methods required to demonstrate satisfactory performance in a safe manner

• team concepts

Provide individualized coaching/tutoring/mentoring to student-athletes, including preparatory work that includes:

• assessing student-athlete stroke technique demonstrated during practice, competition, and in on deck video review

• determining specific daily practice activities that will be conducted by student-athletes

• developing instruction for individual student-athletes and specific team needs

• determining pre-competition activities that will be conducted during days of competition

• developing race strategies with individual swimmers

• attending workshops and training sessions for the purpose of researching methods to provide student-athletes with training and instruction on: rules, fundamentals, team concepts, physical health, safety, skill attainment, conference rules and regulations

Secondary responsibilities (40%)

• Recruiting (30%):

• identifying talented, academically qualified prospective student-athletes

• Administrative duties as assigned, including, but not limited to (10%):

• collaborating with coach to develop annual goals for the program

• maintaining records

• effectively communicating with coaches, prospects and parents

• tracking academic progress and providing counseling as appropriate

• assisting with fundraising, marketing and promotional activities

• administering sport camps as directed by head coach and/or Athletics Administration


• Bachelor’s degree required

• Prior experience instructing and coaching, preferably at the Division I level

• Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations

• Strong communication, interpersonal and organizational skills required

• Proficiency working with TeamManager and MeetManager programs

• CPR, First Aid, AED, and Life Guarding certifications

• Knowledge of Daktronics timing system and scoreboard operation a plus

Additional Information:

This is a full time, exempt level position.

The College is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and complies with all Federal and Massachusetts laws concerning Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action in the workplace.

A member of the Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts (HECCMA) and the Boston Consortium.

To review our Employee Benefit Options, please go to: http://holycross.edu/human-resources/benefits

The College of the Holy Cross is a highly selective Catholic liberal arts college in the Jesuit tradition. It enrolls about 3,000 students and is located in a medium-sized city 45 miles west of Boston. The College seeks faculty members whose scholarship, teaching, advising, and on- and off-campus service demonstrate commitment to the educational benefits of a richly diverse community. Holy Cross aspires to meet the needs of dual-career couples, in part through its membership in Higher Education Consortium of Central Massachusetts (http://www.heccma.org) and the New England Higher Education Recruitment Consortium (https://new-england.hercjobs.org/)

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Head Coach — Brookings Swim Club

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Club

with Brookings Swim Club








The Brookings Swim Club (BSC), a USA Swimming club in Brookings, SD, is seeking an inspiring full time or part time Head Coach with excellent leadership, technical expertise, communication and team building skills to coach and mentor our year-round team of approximately 75 athletes.   We have consistently had swimmers attending Junior Nationals, Sectionals, Zones and going on to compete at the collegiate level.  Because South Dakota does not have swimming as a sanctioned high school sport, our athletes swim with the Club year-round; therefore this position offers a unique opportunity to develop a program that will maximize excellence and allow strong and continuous coach/team bonding.


Brookings is the 4th largest city in South Dakota (24,000+ population) and is the home of South Dakota State University.  It is a vibrant, growing community with an excellent school system and a safe, friendly and progressive environment. It is located less than an hour drive from the Sioux Falls metropolitan area (250,000+ population).

Primary Responsibilities

  • Coach senior and junior groups and oversee other groups. This includes, but is not limited to, developing a swim program that is technically, age and developmentally appropriate.
  • Supervise, mentor and evaluate assistant coaches, including preparation of daily and seasonal workouts, skill sets, group practices.
  • Support the team’s mission, vision and core values by providing leadership and team management in a professional manner. Ensure that all team operations are completed in a timely and organized manner.
  • Attend swim meets throughout the winter and summer seasons.
  • Attend and participate in Board meetings as a non-voting member.
  • Lead swimmer recruitment/retention efforts.
  • Foster solid relationships with athletes and families.

Minimum requirements:

  • Meet all USA Swimming coaching requirements
  • At least 2 years of swim coaching experience and 1 year of management/administrative experience
  • Must be a US citizen or currently eligible to work in the US
  • Provide a positive and challenging environment in which swimmers of all abilities may improve their skills
  • Ability to incorporate fun in the training program to enhance and foster the team experience

Desirable requirements

  • ASCA level 2 certification or higher
  • Previous experience as head coach
  • Experience as a competitive swimmer
  • 4 year college degree

Salary and Application Requirements

BSC offers a competitive salary package commensurate with experience.

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, coaching philosophy statement, resume and contact information for 3 professional references.

This position is available as of August 14, 2018 and will remain open until filled.

San Francisco Tsunami Aquatics: Swim Coach

  • Level of Commitment Part Time
  • Position Type Aquatics Staff
  • Level of Team Club

with San Francisco Tsunami Aquatics

The Position

The Swim Coach position is a part-time, independent contractor position. The position will require a minimum of 1.5 hours of paid, on-deck time each week. The Swim Coach reports to and takes direction from the team’s Head Coach, who reports to the team’s Board of Directors.


We are looking for coaches available for: Tuesday, Wednesday, or Friday mornings (6:45am-8:15am) and a minimum of one Saturday a quarter from approximately 8:00am-10:00am.

The Responsibilities

  1. Regularly coach a weekly workout:
  • Available to regularly coach one weekly 90 minute workout in San Francisco.
  • Available to coach occasional 60 or 120 minute workouts on Saturday mornings (typically once per quarter).
  • As a member of the team’s roster of coaches, fill in for other coaches, as schedule permits


  1. Enhance swimmer skills:
  • Engage swimmers in the published weekly training plan objectives
  • Communicate weekly team announcements on the pool deck
  • Recognize that members join for variety of reasons, and engaging the training plan accordingly
  • Differentiate workouts for swimmers of varied ability across several lanes
  • Stay current with and communicating changes in conditioning and stroke techniques
  • Provide constructive feedback to swimmers throughout the lanes and over the course of the workout
  • Have fun! Tsunami is above all else, an amazing group of people who love to swim


  1. Be an active member of the Tsunami community in and out of the pool:
  • Observe team culture through various events and activities (i.e. swim competitions, social events, etc.)
  • Provide encouragement to swimmers to attend IGLA, Gay Games, and other focus meets from deck
  • Provide encouragement to swimmers to attend social events and fundraiser from deck
  • Coach at the team’s focus meets, as schedule permits (compensated)
  • Attend social events and fundraisers, as schedule permits (uncompensated)


  1. Cultivate professional relationships with internal and external constituencies:
  • Collaborate with Head Coach and other coaches as necessary
  • Maintain good rapport and communication with pool staff


Required Qualifications

  • Willingness to be an ambassador for Tsunami Aquatics in the community
  • Knowledge of USMS rules, events, and policies
  • CPR/First Aid/AED certification
  • The ability to demonstrate leadership to swimmers
  • In-depth knowledge of swimming stroke techniques, starts, turns
  • Strong communication skills and teaching ability
  • Experience working with swimmers at various levels of ability
  • Personal experience swimming on an age-group club, high school or college team, and/or USMS team
  • Enthusiasm and an open mind



Tsunami Aquatics is an equal opportunity employer. We strongly encourage and seek applications from women, people of color, including bilingual and bicultural individuals, as well as members of the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities. Applicants shall not be discriminated against because of race, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, marital status, medical condition (cancer-related) or conditions Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and AIDS-related conditions (ARC). Reasonable accommodation will be made so that qualified disabled applicants may participate in the application process. Please advise in writing of special needs at the time of application.

Dan McKinney YMCA Seeks Aquatics Director – La Jolla, CA

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Club, Other

with Dan McKinney YMCA

The Dan McKinney YMCA is in search of an upbeat, enthusiastic self-starter for their Aquatics Director position. The newly renovated Dan McKinney YMCA is a state of the-art-facility that overlooks the Jewel of La Jolla and the Pacific Ocean. The Aquatic Center consists of a recreational pool, lap pool, spa and splash pad and is a beacon in the community.

The Aquatics Director oversees and provides leadership to the Aquatics Program.  The Aquatics Director is responsible for the development, administration, implementation and ongoing evaluation of all related programs. Individuals selected for this position will receive the benefit of a free family membership and have a great opportunity to be a part of an organization that positively impacts the lives of others!

What an Aquatics Director Does…

  • Develops and implements a comprehensive Aquatics program for the YMCA.
  • Manages all functions of the Aquatics Department including, but not limited to, aquatic safety, swim lessons, lifeguarding, and swim team and specialty classes
  • Assesses program success and assists in the development and implementation of new programs
  • Performs audits of pool systems and equipment to include, ensuring water quality meets state codes and local regulations, managing pool maintenance by ensuring aquatic staff monitor and maintain the proper chemical balance.
  • Is responsible for the development, control, and monitoring of Aquatics Department budgets, and ensures all budgets meet year-end outcomes.
  • Plans, conducts, and documents monthly staff meetings, focusing on safety, review of established policies and procedures, and customer service
  • Serves as the Manager-on-duty when necessary, and assists in the maintenance of clean, attractive, safe, and well-maintained facilities.

What We Look for in an Aquatics Director…

  • Bachelor’s Degree and/or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum 21 year of age with at least three years aquatic supervisory experience required.
  • Must have or be able to obtain Certified Pool Operation (CPO) certification within 60 days of hire.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong organizational abilities; self-starter with initiative to work independently and with minimum supervision.
  • Must have current certifications in First Aid for Public Safety Personnel (Title 22), CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, Oxygen Administration. Current Lifeguard Certification (YMCA of the USA or Red Cross). Current YMCA of the USA Swim Lesson Instructor Certification or Red Cross Water Safety instructor (YMCA certification within 6 months)
  • Must have the visual and auditory ability to respond to critical incidents and the physical ability to act swiftly in an emergency situation; ability to adequately observe participant activities, enforce safety regulations, and apply appropriate policies and procedures; the physical ability to lead and interact in group activities and perform related physical skills.
  • Proven supervisory skills in hiring, training, evaluating, and motivating staff and volunteers, as well as developing an effective staff team.
  • Professional demeanor, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and the ability to work well with the public, staff and volunteers.
  • Proven fiscal management skills, knowledge of and expertise in aquatics programming.

Assistant Swim Coach at Millsaps College

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team College (Division III)

with Millsaps College Swimming

Millsaps College, a selective, residential liberal arts college that competes at the NCAA Division III level and is in the Southern Athletic Association, seeks qualified individuals for the open position of Millsaps College, a private, liberal arts NCAA DIII institution, located in Jackson, MS, seeks applications for an Assistant Men’s/Women Swim Coach.

This is a full-time, entry level staff position in the Department of Athletics. Millsaps College is seeking a highly motivated individual for the position of assistant swim coach. This is a full time, 10-month position including a stipend along with housing and meals, and will begin August 2018.

Responsibilities of the Assistant Coach include, but are not limited to: design and execution of daily training sessions, assist in development of team tactics and meet analysis, assist in national recruitment of qualified student athletes, organizing team travel arrangements, maintaining team’s social media presence, closely monitoring student-athlete academic needs, assist in any administrative duties as assigned, Prior playing and coaching experience preferred.

Millsaps College is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of Millsaps College to offer equal educational and employment opportunities to all persons without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Interested persons should apply electronically to Director of Athletics Donnie Brooks at [email protected]

Please include a cover letter, resume, statement of coaching philosophy and a list of three professional references. The review of applications will take place immediately and will continue until the position is filled.

Reporting Line: The Assistant Swim Coach reports to the Head Swim Coach

Minimum Qualifications: A bachelor’s degree is required Coaching and Recruiting experience Comprehension of NCAA guidelines

Assistant Age Group Coach

  • Level of Commitment Part Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club

with Denver Swim Academy

Denver Swim Academy is seeking a part time Assistant Age Group Coach. The position would require 12 – 20 hours a week working primarily with 12 and under swimmers along with the coverage of other training groups when needed. A strong background in competitive swimming and Coaching is preferred.
Denver Swim Academy is a coach owned and run USA Swimming competitive swim team training out of Regis Jesuit High School. DSA consistently places in the top 5 teams in Colorado along with competing nationally.

Head Swim Team Coach

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Club

with Life Time- Maple Grove Swim

Do you have a passion for Swimming and living a healthy way of life? We are looking for a passionate Head Swim Team Coach who enjoys working in a fast-paced environment and will help our Swim Team members improve their swimming in our state-of-the-art recreational and lap pools, both indoors and out. A typical day for a Head Swim Team Coach could include:

  • Writing and leading Swim Team Group Workouts according to a season plan
  • Developing and Coaching Swim Team Coaches on your team
  • Registering new participants for the Team
  • Maintaining the cleanliness and order of our Aquatics Facilities

Duties & Responsibilities 

  • Creates an educational, safe and inviting experience for all participants
  • Initiates, develops and maintains positive relationships with participants
  • Responds to member questions regarding Life Time’s programs, policies and procedures
  • Provides a safe, clean and organized pool area
  • Promotes and sells all Aquatics programs and services
  • Ensures use of supplies follow the amount prearranged by the department budget
  • Assists in enforcing club and pool policies at all times
  • Acts as the liaison between the Aquatics Department Head, USA         Swimming, Swim Coaches and Parents
  • Participates in weekly 1 on 1 meetings with the Aquatics Manager
  • Writes the season plan and workout templates for each season
  • Enters the swimmers into the swim meet program
  • Schedules Swim Coaches to attend swim meets and represents the Life Time team positively
  • Immediately reports suspicious or inappropriate behaviors or abuse relating to youth

Qualifications Education & Experience

  • Four year college degree
  • Two years swim coaching experience
  • Swim lesson instruction experience preferred
  • One year customer service preferred

Licenses / Certifications / Registrations

  • ASCA Level 3 Certification (mandatory) or higher
  • Member of ASCA and USA Swimming
  • Safety Training for Swim Coaches certification
  • Red Cross Lifeguard and First Aid preferred
  • Complete LTU Safety Training before first shift
  • Complete all LTU courses within first 60 days of hire
  • CPR/AED certification required within the first 3 months of hire
  • Successfully complete and pass Life Time Swim Instructor Certification

BenefitsAll Life Time Team Members receive:

  • Complimentary Life Time membership
  • Team Member discounts for Life Time products & services

Additional Full Time Benefits

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Plan
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Industry-leading Education and Training
  • Flexible Spending Account – Dependent (day) Care Account


  • Hourly Wage

Head Swim Coach RACE Aquatics/Kentucky

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Head Coach
  • Level of Team Club
RACE Aquatics Swim Club

with RACE Aquatics Swim Club

RACE Aquatics
RACE Aquatics is seeking a qualified applicant for a full-time salaried Head Coach for USA Swimming Club Team and High School programs. RACE is a USA Swim Club founded in 2007 and is part of Kentucky Swimming LSC. RACE is a 501c3 non-profit organization overseen by an elected Board of Directors.

RACE Aquatics currently has over 120 swimmers throughout the year and offers 8 different training levels. RACE operates a year-round program out of a new 8 lane 25-yard pool and has access to a 50-meter facility for summer long course season. The ideal candidate would be able to start on or before October 1, 2018.

Bowling Green, Kentucky is located approximately an hour north of Nashville, Tennessee and less than two hours south of Louisville, Kentucky.

Job Responsibilities Include:
•Serve as primary on-deck coach of senior level training groups and high school programs.
•Develop seasonal training plans for individuals and groups.
•Hire (with board approval), manage and support assistant coaching staff including
-Manage staffing as approved through budget
-Coordinate stroke and training principles throughout all levels
-Oversee group placement and group advancement of athletes
-Serve as on-deck coach of lower level training groups as needed
-Work cooperatively with the Board of Directors as an Ex-officio member to
◦Develop and Administer the team budget
◦Create and execute a shared vision for RACE growth and success
◦Communicate professionally and regular with coaches, athletes, and parents
•Manage Swim Lesson program

•Prefer 5 yrs. + experience as a Head Coach
•ASCA Certified, Level 3 preferred
•Experience leading and mentoring assistant coaching staff
•All certifications current and in good standing with USA Swimming
•Strong coaching acumen, including solid knowledge of stoke technique and training physiology
• Experience in writing and implementing weight training and dryland programs
•Proven success coaching, motivating and inspiring swimmers at all levels
•Bachelor’s degree preferred
•Strong organizational skills and attention to detail
•Clear, cooperative and tactful communication style
•Strong personal values including honesty, respect and integrity
•Passion and enthusiasm for competitive swimming and youth mentoring
•Personal desire to succeed professionally and advance the team as a whole
•Experience with HyTek and Team Unify
•Legal authority to work in the United States and able to pass background checks. RACE offers a competitive compensation package.
•RACE Aquatics is an equal opportunity employer.
• Salary range is $35,000-50,000 depending on experience and benefits

To apply: Please email cover letter, resume and three professional references to Chuck Wolfram at [email protected]

Assistant Age Group Coach

  • Level of Commitment Part Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club
Unified Aquatics Club

with Unified Aquatics Club

Unified Aquatics Club is looking for an assistant age-group coach who will be working with our Short-Course swimmers September-March. This coach will be working in the evenings Monday – Thursday and Sunday afternoon.

UAC also has about one meet per month in which the coach would need to be available.  USA Swimming certification will be paid for by the club.

Previous experience working with children in an instructional and/or athletic setting. Excellent communication skills required and someone that likes to work with swimmers between the ages of 8-12.

Full Time Head Age Group Coach (YMCA of Central Florida)

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club
YMCA of Central Florida (YCF)

with YMCA of Central Florida (YCF)


The YMCA of Central Florida (YCF) is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Head Age Group Coach. This will be a leadership role within our six county, multi-site age group swim program. This position reports directly to the Director of Competitive Swimming and will be primarily located at the Rosen YMCA Aquatic Center in Orlando, Florida.


-Work with Director of Competitive Swimming to design quadrennial and seasonal plans for Age Group and Developmental programs.

-Assist with planning meet schedules and practice schedules.

-Demonstrate strong and reliable communication skills to parents and swimmers, including, but not limited to, meet deadlines and information meetings.

-Demonstrate professional and courteous communication skills when interacting with parents, coaches and facility staff members.

-Responsible for effectively assessing swimmers and communicating group moves.

-Mentor and manage all lead and assistant age group coaches.

-Work with Director of Competitive Swimming to conduct bi-monthly age group staff meetings.

-Schedule and perform all annual evaluations for age group staff.

-Maintain daily office hours in addition to coaching responsibilities.

-Must maintain all appropriate certifications.

-Help plan, develop and implement programs to market program into the community.

-Help maintain team records and prepare monthly reports regarding practice attendance, etc.

-Responsible for meet entry deadlines, posting meet information, and all age group entries.


-Four-year college degree

-Eight to ten years coaching experience with at least five years in a leadership role

-Have experience in dryland training for long-term athletic development

-Have a working knowledge of Hy-Tek software

-Must be current in all requirements to be a USA Swimming member coach.

-Must possess integrity, strong communication skills, and a passion to coach swimmers in a process first manner.


Along with a highly competitive pay structure, the Y of Central Florida provides an excellent working environment and great benefits, including:

  1. Affordable and quality healthcare (medical, dental, vision options).
  2. Short Term and Long Term Disability provided at no cost to the employee.
  3. 12% Employer funded retirement plan after two years of service with immediate vesting and the ability to add additional earnings from first day of employment.
  4. Complementary YMCA membership for employee and household.
  5. Generous paid time off package.
  6. Career enrichment and advancement opportunities with an innovative and growing organization. The YMCA is one of the nation’s most valuable and recognized nonprofit brands.
  7. A challenging, fun and cause-driven work environment with creative, talented and diverse individuals.

The YMCA of Central Florida is a Drug Free Workplace and is committed to the policy of Equal Opportunity prohibiting discrimination in employment because of race, color, religion, gender, national origin, sexual orientation, political affiliation, age, genetic information, disability or veteran status.

For more information about the Y of Central Florida please visit us at ymcacf.org.

Culver City Swim Club Seeks Assistant Coach

  • Level of Commitment Part Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Club
Culver City Swim Club

with Culver City Swim Club

A community based swim club with a very substantial novice program and a small size competitive group (approximately 50 competitive age group swimmers).

Location: Culver City, California

Job Description:

Culver City Swim Club is looking for an assistant coach (for age group) with USA Swimming certification for a competitive program. This position has growth potential. This person will have a passionate desire to teach technique and to motivate swimmers to reach their full potential.

CCSC is looking for an individual who works well with others, is passionate about swimming, can work in a collaborative setting with others, and has strong communication and people skills.

This individual will be dedicated to working with children who have the love of swimming. He/She will help them with the fundamental skills necessary for success and readiness for lifelong swimming.

Start Date: 8/20/18

Lead Age Group Coach

  • Level of Commitment Part Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team Recreational

with Upper Main Line YMCA

The Upper Main Line YMCA (UMLY) swim team is seeking an experienced part-time lead coach for our 9-12 year-old age groups. The candidate will play an integral role in our team, which is nationally ranked in YMCA swimming and a USA Swimming Bronze Level team. The successful candidate will oversee the training and development of our age groups 2 and 3. This person will be responsible for some administrative duties in addition to leading 2-3 part-time assistant coaches. Hours will vary.


• A minimum of at least 3 years of age-group coaching experience.

• ASCA level 3 certification or equivalent is preferred.

• Bachelor’s degree is also preferred.

• The successful candidate should also possess strong leadership, communication, organization skills

• The candidate must be able to adhere to the YMCA vision/core values.

Salary is commensurate with experience; YMCA membership; paid YMCA/USA Swimming certifications; and reimbursements for meet expenses. Continuing education opportunities exist. The desired start date is as soon as possible. Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

Interested candidates can contact Head Swim Coach Lou Petto at [email protected]

Florida State University Seeks Assistant Coach

  • Level of Commitment Full Time
  • Position Type Assistant Coach
  • Level of Team College (Division I)

with Florida State University

Job ID: 44012
Location: Tallahassee, FL
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Department: Department of Athletics – Swimming

Assists the Head Swimming Coach with personnel including hiring and supervision of staff, undergraduate/graduate assistants, and volunteers and their responsibilities, budgeting, scheduling, travel, meals, recruiting, coaching, scouting, purchase and care of equipment, giving appropriate direction to student-athletes as it relates to academics, while adhering to all ACC, NCAA, Athletics Department and University rules and regulations. In keeping with the University policy for equal opportunity and pluralism, the coach will provide a climate and culture that brings together and promotes through education, for all individuals regardless of their background, race, origin, gender, culture, religion, beliefs or physical or mental abilities.

Assists the Head Swimming Coach in implementing policies and guidelines for all swimming personnel and student-athletes. Design academic guidelines for student-athletes within the framework of NCAA, ACC, Athletics Department, and University rules and regulations.

Assists the Head Swimming Coach in determining the scope and purpose of the swimming program. Assists with establishing and implementing recruiting, academic, athletic, and community service policies for student-athletes. Assists with the swimming summer camp. Maintains current skills and techniques in coaching, recruiting, training, and general management of a Division I-A intercollegiate sport program while adhering to Athletics Department, university, ACC, and NCAA rules and regulations.

Assists the Head Swimming Coach in the direct supervision of all student-athletes that participate in the swimming program. Provides leadership and instruction in a student-athlete’s personal and athletic development, to include counseling in academic, disciplinary, and personal matters, when appropriate. Assists the Head Swimming Coach in supervising support staff to include paid, volunteer, undergraduate, and graduate assistants to ensure their compliance with applicable Athletics Department, University, ACC NCAA rules, policies and procedures. Provides training and guidance as appropriate.

Internal business contact for this position may include contact with sports information, facilities marketing, Seminole Boosters, game operations, academics, sports medicine, equipment, student services, and compliance staffs. Public contact for this position may include public speaking to various booster groups, alumni, university and community members, media, and recruits and their families.

A Bachelor’s degree and one year coaching experience at the high school level or above. Successful experience as a graduate assistant or intern in an athletic program is acceptable for up to one year of experience. 

Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations. 
Experience coaching swimming and diving.

Pay Plan
This is an A&P (Administrative and Professional) position.
Criminal Background Check
This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. The background check will be conducted as authorized and in accordance with University Policy 4-OP-C-7-B11.

Tobacco Free Campus
Effective January 1, 2014, tobacco use, including simulated tobacco use, is prohibited on property, interior and exterior, owned or managed by Florida State University. This policy applies to all Florida State University students, employees, consultants, contractors, visitors, and external individuals.

Equal Employment Opportunity
An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. 

FSU’s Equal Opportunity Statement can be viewed at: http://www.hr.fsu.edu/PDF/Publications/diversity/EEO_Statement.pdf

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