Job Postings

Job postings are free to Pacific clubs; $50 for one month otherwise. If you are a Pacific Club interested in posting, email jobpostings@pacswim.org with your job description. Non-Pacific clubs/organizations need to fill out a payment information form as well as send in their job description. Jobs will be posted upon receipt of payment.

If we have listed your opening, we would appreciate it if you would let us know when the position is filled or you no longer wish to have us list your advertisement by emailing jobpostings@pacswim.org.

HEAD SWIM COACH with Round Hill Country Club

Round Hill Country Club is Premier Country Club, nestled in the foothills of Alamo, California. We have a wonderful opportunity for a Head Coach for our Recreational Competitive Spring/Summer Swim Team. Team Heat continues to be one of the best teams in the Contra Costa County. The team is looking for a fun, energetic and qualified coaches to continue that tradition.

Reports To:  Director of Aquatics

Compensation: The compensation is dependent on the employee’s experience, scope of position and negotiable

Essential Job Functions:

1.  Head Coach,

Employee is tasked with overseeing the day to day operations of Team Heat which shall include organizing and directing practices to develop its youth swimmers at levels, hiring and management of coaching staff, meet preparation and management, administrative duties, building strong relationships with its swimmers and families, working with and partnering with the Swim Team Committee, and ensuring the execution of the team’s Mission Statement.

 Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 3 years’ experience
  • Proven success at executing a plan to develop swimmers of all ages at all skill levels
  • Solid base of teaching stroke technique to all ages and skill levels
  • Strong interpersonal skills and relationship builder
  • Strong public speaking and presentation skills
  • Experience in management, ability to provide clear direction to employees, and highly organized
  • CPR certified. 


If this sounds like a great opportunity for you – We Would Love to Hear From You!!!!

Please send your resume to Aquatics@Roundhillcc.org              Posted 10/9/18

HEAD COACH with Humboldt Swim Club

Humboldt Swim Club has an immediate opening for a positive, experienced, enthusiastic head coach for their year-round competitive swim team.

Humboldt Swim Club is a non-profit, board-governed, head-coach charged swim team located in Arcata, CA that practices at the Arcata Community Pool and the Humboldt State University pool. The team participates in an average of one meet per month at various venues throughout Northern California and Southern Oregon. Humboldt Swim Club was formed 1993. In 1998, Humboldt Swim Club merged with North Coast Swim Club to better serve the local swimming community. Humboldt Swim Club is a member club of Zone 3, Pacific Swimming, a division of USA Swimming.

The mission of Humboldt Swim Club is to provide the youth of our community with a USA Swimming club and to promote the sport of swimming in our area. The team currently has 105 members ages 6 and up from novice to Junior National qualifiers.

Duties include but are not limited to:

  • On deck coaching and supervision of senior group
  • Development and oversight of training program for all groups
  • Develop, mentor and supervise part-time/age-group coaches
  • Development of schedule and staffing for practices and meets
  • Attendance and leadership at swim meets
  • Establish and maintain relationships with regular and timely communication with swimmers, parents, coaches and board members
  • Serving as team representative with Pacific Swimming


The ideal candidate has:

  • 2+ years’ experience as a head coach of a competitive swim team
  • An impeccable understanding of swim stroke mechanics
  • Experience supervising and mentoring a staff of 2 or more age group coaches
  • ASCA level 2 or higher
  • Bachelor’s degree and personal experience in competitive swimming at the college level
  • Track record of swimmer retention, recruitment
  • Track record of swimmer development at the national level


Requirements:

Must pass a background check from USA Swimming and complete the USA Swimming head coaching requirements.

Position is open immediately. Applications accepted until position filled. Salary based on experience with incentives including swim team membership growth, ASCA certification level and team performance.

Humboldt Swim club website: http://www.teamunify.com/Home.jsp?team=pchsc

Please email resume, along with coaching philosophy, names of references and salary expectation to: Humboldt Swim Club, Board of Directors, email: ivybreen@gmail.com

Email or call Ivy for more information, (707) 832-2364             Posted 10/6/18

HEAD COACH with Los Gatos Swim and Racquet Club

Los Gatos Swim and Racquet Club is looking for a Head Coach for our year-round and summer teams. Applicants should be energetic, enthusiastic, and comfortable interacting with parents and other staff on a daily basis.This position assumes 15 hours per week of on-deck coaching and additional administrative duties Monday through Friday, plus an average of one to two swim meets per month during the season for 8-10 hours per day.

We run a year-round team of approximately 60-90 swimmers and a summer team of approximately 180 swimmers. We have practice from 4:00 pm to 6:30 pm Monday through Friday, August to June and Morning Practice in the summers. Meets for the summer league are held on Saturday Mornings.

We are looking for candidates who posess:

  • Previous coaching and strong swimming experience. USA coaching certification or willingness to become certified required.
  • Knowledge of administration and organization of USA Swim Team program
  • Extraordinary organizational and communication skills
  • Positive outgoing personality and patience
  • Experience planning workouts and preparing swim meet entries and lineups.


TITLE:  Head Swim Coach

REPORTS TO:  General Manager, Owners

JOBS SUPERVISED:  Associate Swim Coaches

STATUS:  Part Time, Hourly

JOB PURPOSES: To instruct, coach, and monitor progress of participants in the swim team program.

ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES

  • Establishing a swim program that emphasizes the general philosophy outlined by the Club.
  • Hiring and firing the associate coaches and negotiating their contracts within the guidelines and approved budgets set by the Club.
  • Being responsible for the behavior, discipline and actions of athletes during practices, competitions, and other organized swim team activities.
  • Coaching one training group on a daily basis and other training groups on a temporary basis as required to maintain the continuity of the training groups.
  • Supervising associate coaches and overseeing all training groups.
  • Communicate and meet with the general membership of the swim team for purposes of bringing them up to date on the status of the program and the performance of their children in the program.
  • Work with Club Management to address disruptive swim team members and work to provide a harmonious team environment.
  • Entering all swim meet entries into the computer system.
  • Oversees communication: web site, newsletters, meet information, publicity, team records.
  • Planning, scheduling, & implementing all swim team social activities.


General Requirements:

All coaches must be certified in CPR during employment. Head Coach must maintain valid USA Swimming Coaches Certification. All coaches must pass a background check and water safety for coaches.

To Apply: Contact Patrick King, General Manager, Patrick@lgsrc.com or (408) 356-2136              Posted 10/2/18

HEAD SWIM COACH with Johnson Ranch Racquet Club, a Premier Spare Time Club

Johnson Ranch Racquet Club, a Premier Spare Time Club, is seeking a Head Coach with the primary responsibilities of directing its:

  • Recreational Competitive Spring/Summer Swim Team, the Johnson Ranch Barracudas
  • Fall/Winter Swim Team, as part of Spare Time Aquatics


Reports To

General Manager, Johnson Ranch Racquet Club

Compensation

The compensation is dependent on the employee’s experience, scope of position and negotiable

Essential Job Functions

1.  Head Coach, Johnson Ranch Barracudas

  • Employee is tasked with overseeing the day to day operations of the Johnson Ranch Barracudas which shall include organizing and directing practices to develop its youth swimmers at levels, hiring and management of coaching staff, meet preparation and management, administrative duties, building strong relationships with its swimmers and families, working with and partnering with the Board of Directors, and ensuring the execution of the team’s Mission Statement.
  • Attends and participates in all Board meetings.

 

2.  Site Head Coach, Johnson Ranch Racquet Club, Fall/Winter Spare Time Aquatics

  • Employee is tasked with overseeing the day to day operations of the Johnson Ranch Racquet Club Fall/Winter Spare Time Aquatics program which shall include organizing and directing practices to develop its youth swimmers at levels, hiring and management of coaching staff, meet preparation and management, administrative duties, building strong relationships with its swimmers and families, and creating and building upon an organizational Mission Statement.
  • Attends and participates in all Board meetings. 


Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as an Assistant coach or 2 years’ as a Head Coach
  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent
  • Registered USA Swimming Coach
  • Proven success at executing a plan to develop swimmers of all ages at all skill levels
  • Strong interpersonal skills and relationship builder
  • Strong public speaking and presentation skills
  • Experience in management, ability to provide clear direction to employees, and highly organized
  • CPR certified. 
  • Must have a valid Driver’s License and clean drivers record


Johnson Ranch Racquet Club, a Premier Spare Time Club is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Please submit your application with a cover letter, resume, and at least three references to Rich Wells, General Manager, Johnson Ranch Racquet Club, email address richw@sparetimeinc.com           Posted 10/1/18

ASSISTANT COACH with Pinole Seals Swim Club

The Pinole Seals Swim Club has an open Assistant Coach position for the 2019 swim season. We are seeking experienced and positive assistant swim coaches who are enthusiastic about working with our recreational swim program. Our focus is on development of proper technique and skills of an appropriate level for every swimmer in a friendly and fun environment.

Previous coaching experience is required, and ideal candidates should have a strong understanding of stroke technique, be comfortable communicating with athletes and parents, and be able to work collaboratively with other coaches. The assistant coaches are expected to run clinics focusing on individual strokes, starts, and turns. Private lessons with individual swimmers are offered as well.

This position averages twenty-thirty hours per week, including approximately three hours per day coaching on deck Monday through Friday, two hours of administrative duties per week, and roughly two swim meet per week.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist the head coaches in instructing and running workouts
  • Lead the Seals learn to swim program under the direction of the head coaches
  • Lead the clinics programs under the direction of the head coaches


The Pinole Seals Swim Club is a parent run non-profit organization co-sponsored by the City of San Ramon, California. We have a swim team program with 100+ swimmers, as well as the Sealpups program for development of younger swimmers not quite ready for competition. Please visit PinoleSeals.com to learn more and contact president@pinoleseals.org to submit a resume.          

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum age at time of hire is 18 years old.
  • Two (2) or more years of swim coaching experience
  • Valid California Driver’s license.
  • Current CPR certification.
  • Safety Training for Swim Coaches or Lifeguard Training certification.
  • TB Clearance.
  • Fingerprint clearance (Department of Justice background check).The City of Campbell will schedule fingerprint appointment and encumber cost upon hire.
  • Professional certification(s), including American Swim Coaches’ Association or USA Swimming Coaching highly desirable.


To apply, please email Heidi Vasarhely, Board co-president, at heidieimers@yahoo.com, or call 510-691-3171           Posted 9/28/18

HEAD COACH POSITION with Pinole Seals Swim Club

The Pinole Seals Swim Club has an open Head Coach position for the 2019 swim season. We are seeking experienced and positive assistant swim coaches who are enthusiastic about working with our recreational swim program. Our focus is on development of proper technique and skills of an appropriate level for every swimmer in a friendly and fun environment.

Previous coaching experience is required, and ideal candidates should have a strong understanding of stroke technique, be comfortable communicating with athletes and parents, and be able to work collaboratively with other coaches. The assistant coaches are expected to run clinics focusing on individual strokes, starts, and turns. Private lessons with individual swimmers are offered as well.

This position averages twenty-thirty hours per week, including approximately three hours per day coaching on deck Monday through Friday, two hours of administrative duties per week, and roughly two swim meet per week.

Job Duties:

  • Creates, directs and delivers workouts for multi-leveled swimmers across all age groups from 4-18.
  • Sets goals for each age group as well as for individual swimmers.
  • Provides regular feedback to all swimmers as well as to parents.
  • Establishes a safe, respectful, educational environment.
  • Recruits new members.
  • Hires and supervises assistant coaches.
  • Schedules, organizes and manages  swim meets
  • Attends monthly Board of Directors meetings and presents a coaches report.
  • Creates and maintains pool schedule. Submits seasonal pool request forms and  interfaces with facilities management.
  • Creates and manages the summer lesson program.
  • Have fun!


Requirements:

  • Prior swim coaching experience
  • Competitive swim experience preferred
  • Prior managerial experience preferred
  • USA Coaching credentials
  • Expertise with current best practice swim technique and training methods


This position is available immediately. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please send resume and cover letter to Heidi Vasarhely, Board co-president, at heidieimers@yahoo.com or call 510-691-3171           Posted 9/28/18

AQUATICS DIRECTOR with British Swim School

Job title: Aquatics Director
Reports to: Franchise Business Owner
Status: Full-Time, Exempt
Location: San Mateo Bay Area

Apply at: https://careers.hireology.com/britishswimschool-sanmateopeninsulasf/221818/description

The Aquatics Director at British Swim School San Mateo & Peninsula SF recruits, trains, coaches, develops and retains dynamic swim instructors to retain students in the British Swim School Aquatics Program. Results are achieved through execution and leadership, promoting a fun and gentle approach to student engagement and progression.

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Enthusiastic, assertive personality with strong relationship and customer service skills.
  • Effective and influential leadership in a fun environment built on trust.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong aquatics acumen with collaboration skills.
  • Disciplined to follow and enforce schedules, company policies and enforce safety procedures.
  • Ability to lead, supervise, train and coach associates, to include organizing, prioritizing, and scheduling work assignments.
  • Able to demonstrate freestyle, backstroke, breaststroke and butterfly swim strokes.


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Reports to and communicates directly with the Franchise Business Owner.
  • Hire, supervise, support, train, coach, develop and retain a dynamic team of swim instructors.
  • Conduct training, reviews, recognition and individual development of aquatics staff. 
  • Manage underperforming aquatics associates utilizing Personal Improvement Plans, coaching and disciplinary tools to improve or terminate unsatisfactory performance with consultation of Franchise Business Owner and Human Resources Manager where applicable.
  • Manage staff schedule of swim instructors including time off requests.
  • Conduct classes when needed.
  • Communicate with parents and resolve customer issues in a timely manner when required.
  • Regular and frequent site visits.
  • Ensure classes and training adhere to current company standards.
  • Ensure that all water and safety standards are maintained at the pools.
  • Ensure strong execution of all programs including Barracudas program where applicable.
  • Attending appropriate ongoing training locally and with corporate.


Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or relevant experience.
  • American Red Cross Lifeguard or equivalent.
  • CPR/First Aid Instructor Certification
  • Successful Completion of Aquatics Director Training through British Swim School Corporate


PLEASE APPLY HERE:
https://careers.hireology.com/britishswimschool-sanmateopeninsulasf/221818/description            Posted 9/27/18

LEAD AGE GROUP COACH, AGE GROUP SWIM TEAM with Burlingame Aquatic Club

About BAC:

The Burlingame Aquatic Club (http://www.burlingameaquatics.com), located in Burlingame, is a non-profit, public benefit organization that provides high quality aquatic programs for people of all ages. We operate out of the Burlingame Aquatic Center on the campus of Burlingame HS, and we work in conjunction with the City of Burlingame and its Parks & Recreation Department.

Job Overview:

Under the supervision of the Head Coach (HC), the Lead Age Group Coach (LAGC) is responsible for developing, organizing, and implementing a high quality training and education program to meet the needs of the assigned groups of the BAC Age Group Swim Team. Our goal is for our team to grow in quantity and quality as a competitive swim team within the Zone 1 North of Pacific Swimming and USA Swimming. The LAGC is the primary point of contact for the swimmers and parents in his/her assigned groups, and must ensure that a professional level program is offered at all times.

Duties Include:

The LAGC will be the LEAD on:

  • Maintaining a season plan for all group(s) coached. This includes when to tailor practice schedule to optimize training, social events, incentive programs, etc.
  • Communicating with all group(s) coached. This will include a weekly email as well as any additional support emails that must be addressed over the course of the week.
  • Managing assigned pool space (lane set-up, covers). Please allow 15 minutes on the pool deck immediately before a scheduled practice and 15 minutes immediately following to assess your pool situation and to answer parent/swimmer questions.
  • Educating swimmers and parents on team culture and competitive swimming etiquette.
  • Maintaining good standing as a coach member of USA Swimming


The HC will require support from the LAGC on the following:

  • Attend meets as assigned by HC
  • Fundraising efforts. This could be organizing a fundraiser with a local restaurant, our annual Lap-A-Thon, Silent Auction, etc.
  • Technique Clinics
  • Maintaining a proper work schedule under federal, state, and BAC employment guidelines
  • Other duties/responsibilities as assigned by the HC


The LAGC is responsible for:

  • The contents of the BAC Employee Handbook
  • Logging daily attendance for swim group(s)
  • Ensuring the safety of swimmers (staying with swimmers if we are closing)
  • Logging hours daily in ADP app
  • Attend weekly staff meetings


Hours and Location:

Hours for this position include approximately 15 hours of practice time per week as agreed to with the Head Coach, all at the Burlingame Aquatic Center or satellite pool locations, plus additional time spent preparing the facility for practices, meeting with coworkers, and responding to member inquiries. Some administrative work must be done on site at the aquatic facility, in addition to staff meetings. Practice hours include early afternoon practice sessions as well as the possibility of evening practice sessions. A typical month will also include 1-2 weekend swim meets/competitions.

Qualifications:

The LAGC must have a strong background in the sport of swimming (USA Swimming and/or collegiate swimming background preferred) and have the ability to effectively teach swimming to a wide range of athletes. He/she must be able to provide creative swim workouts that incorporate the technical needs of all swimmers, and also have a very positive on-deck demeanor. The LAGC must have professional communication skills and be able to effectively communicate with participants about any program changes or special events. The LAGC must be reliable, punctual, and approachable, and must be dedicated to sustaining a strong program that values all levels of swimmers. He/she must be able to cooperate with all BAC staff members in an effort to support the overall mission of the club.

The LAGC must hold a current nationally recognized Training Certification in CPR, First Aid, and Water Safety for Swim Coaches and is responsible for keeping those certifications current. American Red Cross Lifeguard certification is required within 3 months. Current coaching membership in USA Swimming is also required. BAC does reimburse for the cost of certification/membership upkeep.

Salary & Benefits:

This is a part-time, hourly, non-exempt and non-benefitted position. Pay is commensurate with experience.

Contact Head Coach Ben Chung for more information or to apply: ben@burlingameaquatics.com            Posted 9/18/18

AGE GROUP COACH with PEAK Swimming

PEAK Swimming in Saratoga, CA, seeks to fill the position of Age Group Coach for the 2018-2019 season (starting Sept 2018):

Coaching Duties

The coach will coach one group (ages 7-12) with mainly A+ level swimmers. The coach will conduct effective workouts daily, 5 days a week; monitoring swimmers’ progress throughout the season; attending swimming meets. Approximately 10 hours/week (not including meets approximately twice/month). Minimum commitment 1 season.

Administrative Duties

Duties include being responsible for communications (via letters, emails and website) with the team including publishing: practice/meet schedules, coordinating with parents/swimmers and addressing questions/ concerns from parents/swimmers. You will also be responsible for maintaining application/registration forms and team roster. You will work closely with the head coach on both logistical (practices, meets and social activities) and creative (publicity and donations) matters. Excellent reading and writing skills, Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) functionalities and typing proficiency (around 70 words per minute) are a must. Approximately 7 hours/week (approximately 1 hour/day). Minimum commitment 1 season.

Please send a cover letter and resume to PEAKSwimming@gmail.com with the subject line: Open Position Inquiry. The resume should include relevant experience and 2 professional references. The Head Coach will contact qualified candidates to discuss full position descriptions and compensation/benefits.         Posted 9/11/18

ASSISTANT COACH with San Ramon Aquacats Swim Club

The San Ramon Aquacats Swim Club has an open Assistant Coach position for the 2019 swim season. We are seeking experienced and positive assistant swim coaches who are enthusiastic about working with our recreational swim program. Our focus is on development of proper technique and skills of an appropriate level for every swimmer in a friendly and fun environment.

Previous coaching experience is required, and ideal candidates should have a strong understanding of stroke technique, be comfortable communicating with athletes and parents, and be able to work collaboratively with other coaches. The assistant coaches are expected to run clinics focusing on individual strokes, starts, and turns. Private lessons with individual swimmers are offered as well.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist the head coaches in instructing and running workouts
  • Lead the Aquakittens program under the direction of the head coaches
  • Lead the clinics programs under the direction of the head coaches


The San Ramon Aquacats Swim Club is a parent run non-profit organization co-sponsored by the City of San Ramon, California. We have a swim team program with 200+ swimmers, as well as an Aquakittens program for development of younger swimmers not quite ready for competition. Please visit aquacats.net to learn more and contact aquacats.president@gmail.com to submit a resume.             Posted 8/29/18

AGE GROUP LEAD COACH with The Olympic Club (San Francisco, CA)

The Olympic Club is looking for age-group coaches to work with swimmers ages 8-13 years old as well as assist with its Senior Group. The Coach is expected to help the athletes grow and mature as swimmers, setting goals, and preparing swimmers to increase their commitment as they age up. The Coach will be responsible for on deck coaching time, communicating with parents/swimmers, some administrative duties and will typically attend 1-2 weekend meets per month. Practices run 4-6pm Monday-Friday, with opportunity to coach Saturdays if desired. The Coach will be responsible for daily planning for the group, as well as overall / seasonal planning, themes, and goals.

Requirements

  • 1-2 Years of competitive coaching or swimming experience at the club/college level
  • USA Swimming member
  • Valid Driver's License
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office Skill
  • Hy-Tek Meet/Team Manager skills (A Plus)


Compensation

Part-time position. Hourly starts at $22.50 and scales up with qualification. Lessons pay at $50 per hour in addition to hourly pay. Hours average between 18 and 25 hours per week. Assisting with Club Events (Swim Meets, Camps, Masters Trans Tahoe Relay, Water Polo Tournaments, Awards Dinners, etc.) provide additional 200+ hours/year.

To Apply

For more information, contact Tom Dowley at tdowley@olyclub.com                   Posted 8/21/18

AGE GROUP LEAD COACH with Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics – Cardinal Site

Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics (Cardinal Site) is seeking an Age Group Coach to work with swimmers ages 12 & Younger. PASA - Cardinal is a leading swim program and PASA is a nationally recognized team for competitive swimming excellence.

Job Responsibilities:
The Lead Coach will be responsible for approximately 15 - 20 hours of on- deck coaching per week, and will typically attend 1-2 weekend meets per month. Practice runs in the evenings between 3:30 – 7:30 PM. The coach will be responsible for season, weekly and daily planning. This coach will be the Lead Coach for 1-2 competitive groups and will have the option to assist with other groups.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Coaching experience and/or competitive swimming experience at the club or collegiate level.
  • Strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills.
  • Desire & passion for developing swimmers of all ages.
  • Expertise with current technique development and training methodologies.
  • Enthusiastic and highly motivated team player.
  • Minimum of ASCA Level 1 Certification or comparable.


Compensation:
We offer a competitive compensation based on qualifications.There are numerous additional coaching & teaching opportunities available for interested candidates.Our pools are located in Palo Alto & on the Stanford University Campus.

Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Joey Sementelli at joeysementelli@gmail.com

To find out more about the program at PASA - Cardinal, please visit pasacardinal.com                    Posted 8/17/18

AGE GROUP COACH with Pleasanton Seahawks

The Pleasanton Seahawks are a Gold and Silver Medal recognized USS club looking for an Age Group Coach to work with swimmers ages 7-12 years old.  This Coach will be expected to help the athletes grow and develop in their swimming progression. The Coach will be responsible for on deck coaching time, communicating with parents/swimmers, some administrative duties and will typically attend 1-2 weekend meets per month. In-water practice runs 7-9pm Monday-Thursday and 6-8pm on Fridays (two, 1-hour groups). The Coach will be responsible for daily planning for the group, as well as overall / seasonal planning, themes, and goals.

Qualifications:

  • Coaching experience and/or competitive swimming experience at the recreation, club or collegiate level
  • Strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills
  • Desire and passion for developing swimmers of all ages
  • Knowledgeable with current technique development and training methods
  • Enthusiastic and highly motivated team player


Please send a cover letter, resume, and references to Devon Farmer at devonfarmer2@yahoo.com.

To find out more about our team please visit pleasantonseahawks.org.                    Posted 8/16/18

AGE GROUP COACH POSITION with GATO – Polar Bears of Los Gatos

GATO - Polar Bears of Los Gatos in Los Gatos CA. is a growing year-round competitive swim club.  We are seeking a part-time Age Group Coach who is energetic, passionate, and desires, to work with swimmers, developing stroke technique and a competitive spirit. Position averages fifteen – eighteen hours per  week on deck, some administrativeduties, and roughly one swim meet per month. Deck time varies depending on High School Water Polo Season but is mostly 4:00 – 7:00 pm. Our practices are held at Los Gatos High School, Community Aquatics Center.

Job Duties:

  • Creates, directs and delivers workouts for multi-leveled swimmers across all age groups from 6-17.
  • Provides regular feedback to all swimmers as well as to parents.
  • Establishes a safe, respectful, educational environment
  • Works with Summer Program
  • Handles new swimmer paperwork.
  • Has fun!


Requirements:

  • A competitive swim background + at least 1-2 years swim coaching experience preferred
  • USA Swimming certified coach with the following certifications:
  • Safety Training for Swim Coaches Certified
  • Athlete Protection and Background Check
  • ASCA Level 1 or complete by end of year of hire date
  • Must be able to lead instruction and use stroke progressions to teach each stroke
  • Must be able to provide stroke analysis, write workouts & create a season plan
  • Professional attitude
  • Strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills.


Please send resume to gatocoach@gmail.com. Please include a cover letter telling us why you would be a good hire for our program.
*Positions begin late August*             Posted 8/2/18    

AGE GROUP/DEVELOPMENTAL SWIM COACH with Campbell WAVE

Responsibilities: This position reports to the Aquatics Recreation Specialist and is responsible for swim team coordination with Aquatics Recreation Specialist. This position prepares and implements work-outs; tracks and encourages team enrollment; maintains various records; organizes and attends swim meets; evaluates stroke technique; assists with budget preparation; has thorough knowledge of emergency response protocol, risk management and emergency care; complies and enforces all City of Campbell and Campbell Recreation and Community Services Department policies and procedures.

The essential functions of employment include: Assistance in developing, organizing and supervising daily operations and practices; assistance in evaluating Campbell Wave swim team program; documentation including daily participant attendance; planning, execution and evaluation of swim meet participation; professional interaction and effective communication with children, swimmers and the general public.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Minimum age at time of hire is 18 years old.
  • Two (2) or more years of swim coaching experience
  • Valid California Driver’s license.
  • Current CPR certification.
  • Safety Training for Swim Coaches or Lifeguard Training certification.
  • TB Clearance.
  • Fingerprint clearance (Department of Justice background check). The City of Campbell will schedule fingerprint appointment and encumber cost upon hire.
  • Professional certification(s), including American Swim Coaches’ Association or USA Swimming Coaching highly desirable.


To apply, please email Aaron Bueno, or call 408-866-2741          Posted 8/2/18     

ASSISTANT COACH with TEMPO Aquatics

Small, technique-based, year ‘round, competitive swim program in South San Jose, seeks individual with USA / Pacific swimming certification (or eligibility) to join our coaching staff and assist with novice and developing swimmers. Practices are conducted 2 hours/day x 4 days/week, with  meets 1 x month. Some paperwork. Salary commensurate with experience. Offers solid learning experience for interested coach. Season to begin on September 17, 2018.

Requirements:

  • USA / Pacific swimming credentials
  • competitive experience preferred
  • previous work with young swimmers
  • knowledge of basic stroke technique 
  • team player
  • good communication skills
  • creativity    
  • responsible attitude
  • sense of humor

 
Contact pattirothwell@yahoo.com with resume information and availability.
         Posted 7/31/18    

ASSISTANT COACH POSITION with Santa Cruz Swimming

Santa Cruz Swimming (CRUZ) is seeking an Assistant Coach to work with our development groups.

Qualified candidates will possess:

  • loyalty, integrity, positivity, consistency, and professionalism at all times
  • a competitive swim background + at least 1-2 years swim coaching experience preferred
  • a background check, Athlete Protection, Safety Training, CPR/First Aid, and Concussion Certifications
  • availability that allows for as many as 3-4 hours on-deck coaching daily + 4-6 office hours weekly + 1-2 swim meets monthly


Compensation is commensurate with experience. Initial compensation is hourly. Position could develop into a salaried position after coaching 4 consecutive seasons (16 months).

Interested candidates please send a letter of introduction email with an attached resume to Head Coach Jake Soares at jsoares1985@gmail.com         Posted 7/20/18     

AGE GROUP & SENIOR COACHES with Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics – Cardinal Site

Palo Alto Stanford Aquatics (Cardinal Site) is seeking qualified candidates for lead and assistant coaching positions with our competitive Age Group and Senior programs. Our team utilize multiple facilities in Palo Alto, California, and on the Stanford University Campus. Please contact the Head Coaches to receive a detailed description of the specific training group openings, which include Age Group and Senior.

Job Responsibility – Lead Coach
Lead Coach positions range from eight hours (10 & under coaches) to 15+ hours (Senior level coaches) of on-deck coaching per week. Groups attend 1-2 weekend meets per month. Practices run on weekday evenings and Saturday afternoons. Part time positions are also available.

Job Responsibility – Assistant Coach
Coaches will be responsible for between 4-15 hours of on-deck coaching per week, and may attend 1 weekend meet per month. Hours will depend on groups and coach availability.

Desired Qualifications:

  • Desire & passion for developing swimmers at a competitive level.
  • Coaching and managerial experience and/or competitive swimming experience at the club or collegiate level.
  • Strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills.
  • Expertise with current technique development and training methodologies.
  • Enthusiastic and highly motivated team player.
  • Minimum of ASCA Level 1 Certification or comparable.


Compensation:
PASA - Cardinal offers competitive compensation based on qualifications and coaching time commitment.

Please send a resume & references to Joey Sementelli at joeysementelli@gmail.com.

To find out more about the program at PASA - Cardinal, please visit pasacardinal.com               Posted 7/6/18

HEAD COACH POSITION with San Francisco Seals (San Francisco, CA)

SF Seals is a small parent-led team of approx. 60 swimmers aged 7-17 competing in Zone 3. We’re seeking a Head Coach to help grow our team and work with a strong parent board to make every swimmer on the team the best that they can be.

This position assumes 12-13 hours per week of on-deck coaching and administrative duties Monday through Friday, plus an average of one to two swim meets per month during the season for 8-10 hours per day. The times on deck vary depending on High School schedules but are usually 3:30-5:30pm during the summer and 4-6pm. Our practices
 are held at Hamilton Pool on Geary Blvd.

Job Duties

  • Create, direct and deliver workouts for multi-level swimmers across all age groups from 7-17.
  • Set goals for each age group as well as for individual swimmers.
  • Provide regular feedback to all swimmers as well as to parents.
  • Establish an environment that fosters positive team attitudes, encourages self discipline, sportsmanship, and responsibility.
  • Work with Board to hire assistant coaches.
  • Supervise assistant coaches
  • Attend 1-2 swim meets per month depending on the season


Requirements:

  • Prior coaching experience and knowledge of aquatic/swim team programs
  • Competitive swim experience preferred
  • Expertise with current best practice swim technique and training methods
  • USA Swimming Coaching credentials
  • SF Seals will reimburse for the cost of any required courses or certifications


Salary is $25 per hour. Please submit your application to the SF Seals Board at sfsealsswim+board@gmail.com. Include some information about your experience and explain your leadership/coaching style and why you believe that you will be a good fit for our team as the new head coach.            Posted 6/5/18

ASSISTANT COACH POSITION with San Francisco Seals (San Francisco, CA)

SF Seals is a small parent-led team of approx. 60 swimmers aged 7-17 competing in Zone 3. Our regular Assistant Coach is a student at SF State so is home for the summer and we need someone to fill her spot at least until she returns in August with the potential to continue on after that if possible.

This position assumes 12-13 hours per week Monday through Friday of on-deck coaching. The times on deck may vary depending on pool schedules but are usually 3:30 – 5:30pm over the Summer. Our practices
 are held at Hamilton Pool on Geary Blvd in San Francisco.

Requirements:

  • Competitive swim experience is required
  • Prior coaching experience preferred but not essential
  • Experience working with children. Must be energetic and engaging with strong verbal and written skills.
  • Should have or be able to apply for USA Swimming Coaching credentials including background check and CPR certification. SF Seals will reimburse for the cost of any required courses or certifications
  • Must be a self-starter who also takes direction from Head Coach and Senior Coach
  • Preferred candidates will be able to provide a focus on technique, skill development and long-term athlete development.


Salary is $21 per hour. Please submit your application to the SF Seals Board at sfsealsswim+board@gmail.com. Include some information about your experience and explain why you believe that you will be a good fit for our team.            Posted 6/5/18        

MAVERICKS AGE GROUP COACH with Rocklin Swim Team

The Rocklin Swim Team is looking for an Age Group Mavericks Coach. We are seeking an experienced swim professional who is inspired by our mission and enthusiastic about working with a growing program. We are dedicated to the wholesome development of the aquatics skills for every swimmer that is appropriate to their level of experience and ability. Please visit rocklinswimteam.org to learn more and contact coachmegan@rocklinswimteam.org to submit resume.

Our History: The Rocklin Swim Team is a non-profit organization that exists for the sole purpose of sponsoring youth swimming activities in the City of Rocklin and surrounding areas. Our organization started in 1995 as a small recreational swim team and grew to encompass all facets of aquatics. We offer a full spectrum of aquatics programs at two high school pools in Rocklin, CA. Our programs include:  

  • Mavericks (USA year round swim team with 50 swimmers)
  • WAVE (summer league competitive swim team with 220 swimmers)
  • Splash (pre-competitive summer recreational swim team with 100 swimmers)
  • Summer Swim Lessons (800 swimmers)
  • Summer Adaptive Swim Lessons (64 swimmers with mental or physical disabilities)
  • Fall, Winter and Spring Clinics to extend the season for our summer swim teams


Reports to

Aquatics Director

Duties

  • Works collaboratively with other coaches.
  • Responsible for season planning and goal setting for swimmer development.
  • Run dryland workouts 2-3 times per week as needed.
  • Attend all meets and weekly/biweekly coach meetings.
  • Be knowledgeable to communicate RST and LSC policy and procedures to athletes and parents.  Respond to parent inquiries and emails in a timely manner.
  • Provide input on weekly team emails.
  • Other duties may also be assigned by the Aquatics Director.


Qualifications

  • Current USA Coach Certification
  • Familiarity with Team Unify
  • Strong communication (written and verbal) skills
  • Experience as a collegiate swimmer
  • History of success of coaching swimmers with different range of athletic ability
  • Self-directed with organizational and leadership skills
  • Bachelor's Degree strongly preferred


We are an equal opportunity employer and prohibit unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identify/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, disability, marital & veteran status.          Posted 5/16/18     

HEAD COACH POSITION with Wine Country Aquatics (Napa, CA)

Wine Country Aquatics (WCAN) in Napa is a small, enthusiastic, year-round competitive swim club.  We’re seeking a Head Coach who is not only passionate about making every child on the team the best swimmer he/she can be regardless of age or current ability, but also genuinely interested in the management and business side of our team.

This position averages twenty hours per week, including approximately three hours per day coaching on deck Monday through Friday, two hours of administrative duties per week, and roughly one swim meet per month. The times on deck vary depending on High School schedules, but are often 5:00 to 7:45 pm. Our practices
are held at Napa High School and Vintage High School.

Job Duties:

  • Creates, directs and delivers workouts for multi-leveled swimmers across all age groups from 6-17.
  • Sets goals for each age group as well as for individual swimmers.
  • Provides regular feedback to all swimmers as well as to parents.
  • Establishes a safe, respectful, educational environment.
  • Recruits new members.
  • Hires and supervises assistant coaches.
  • Schedules, organizes and manages WCAN swim meets (usually two per year).
  • Attends monthly Board of Directors meetings and presents a coaches report.
  • Creates and maintains pool schedule. Submits seasonal pool request forms and  interfaces with facilities management.
  • Creates and manages the summer lesson program.
  • Maintains WCAN Pacific Swimming Website.
  • Handles new swimmer paperwork.
  • Helps with collection of payments.
  • Has fun!

 
Requirements:

  • Prior swim coaching experience
  • Competitive swim experience preferred
  • Prior managerial experience preferred
  • USA Coaching credentials
  • Expertise with current best practice swim technique and training methods

This position is available immediately. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please send resume and cover letter to Debbie Izzi, WCAN Board of Directors Treasurer, at Debbie@izziproduction.com        Posted 4/16/18     

HEAD COACH POSITION with Piranha Swimming (Rohnert Park, CA)

Piranha Swimming has been a part of the Rohnert Park community for more than 30 years. This is an exciting opportunity for a new head coach to help grow our team and work with a strong parent volunteer base that will help support the future of the Rohnert Park Piranhas.

Coaching requirements

  • Prior coaching experience and knowledge of aquatic/swim team programs.
  • Practice is held at Honeybee pool in Rohnert Park which is a 6 lane/25 yard pool.
  • Coaching hours run from 3:45pm-6:30pm M-F with flexibility to hold Saturday morning practice and/or early morning practices depending on membership.
  • The position requires 10-20 hours per week on deck in addition to 10-15 hours per week administrative duties.
  • Attending an average of 2 swim meets per month depending on the season.
  • Will work directly with the Piranha Swimming BOD.
  • Salary is based on the level of experience.
  • Successful completion of all required USA Swimming coaching credentials.
  • Piranha Swimming will reimburse Head Coach for the cost of all USA Swimming membership and other required courses.


Job description

  • Design and oversee season training plans and daily workout plans for all groups.
  • Hiring and overseeing coaching staff.
  • Responsible for all levels of swimming in the existing program.
  • Setting  goals for each age group.
  • Participate in individual goal setting for all swimmers.
  • Establish an environment that fosters positive team attitudes, encourages self discipline, sportsmanship, and responsibility.
  • Reports monthly to the BOD on the teams development  and growth.
  • Coordinating of team parent volunteer and group activities.
  • Daily communication with parents.
  • Handles all new swimmer paperwork.
  • Collects and tracks payments and delivers to the team treasurer.


Please submit your resume to the Piranha Swim team BOD at piranhaswimmingboard@gmail.com

Include two paragraphs explaining your leadership/coaching style and why you believe that you will be a good fit for our team as the new head coach.            Posted 4/4/18