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.

ASSISTANT COACH with Del Amigo Swim Team

Del Amigo Swim Team is a recreational swim team based in Danville. Our roster includes 250 athletes, ages 4-18. We have an open Assistant Coaching position for the 2019 season, April thru mid-August. Our focus is on development of proper techniques and skills for each age group levels. The right candidate will have good people and organizational skills; enjoy mentoring youth; have enthusiasm for the sport; strong knowledge about swim and stroke development with a focus on fostering character and sportsmanship.

Job Requirements:

  • The Assistant Coach would work directly with Head Coach in running daily practices.  Lead practices of the group(s) given by the Head Coach.
  • Enthusiastic, dynamic presence with good communication skills.
  • Must be able to demonstrate proficiency of swim skills and have a strong foundation in stroke mechanics and be able to communicate effectively with swimmers and their parents.
  • Attend all scheduled practices, swim meets and team social activities.
  • Foster a positive team environment that emphasizes good sportsmanship, fun and a mutual respect for others.
  • Certifications: CPR for Professional Rescuer and First Aid certifications or willingness to obtain;


Experience

  • Minimum 1 year in a competitive coaching experience
  • Experience in competitive swimming


Salary is negotiable with experience and determined by the Swim Team Board. Potential for added income through private stroke clinics.

How to Apply

Please email your resume to Janet Herman, thbiondi@comcast.net             Posted 12/12/18

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 12/3/18

PRE-SENIOR /AGE GROUP COACH with San Ramon Valley Aquatics

San Ramon Valley Aquatics is looking for a Pre Senior /Age Group Coach starting January 2019. Good salary and great work environment. Afternoon hours M-F 4-7pm. Must be able to work with 8-12 year olds and must be able to work within the developmental plan of the team.

If interested, contact Head Coach Rich Thornton at rtinthewater@gmail.com, (925) 833-2407             Posted 11/29/18

AGE GROUP COACH with Alto Swim Club

Alto Swim Club is seeking an age group coach to work with swimmers ages 12 & younger. Alto trains at multiple facilities in the Palo Alto area, including the Avery Aquatic Center on the Stanford University campus. The team’s mission is to offer the best developmental and high performance programs in the country.

Job Responsibilities
Coach multiple groups between 3:30-8 pm. Exact hours will depend on availability. The coach will be responsible for daily, weekly and season planning. The coach will typically attend 1 - 2 weekend meets per month.

Desired Qualifications

  • Coaching and/or competitive swimming experience at the club or collegiate level
  • urrent USA Swimming coach certifications.
  • Desire & passion for developing swimmers of all ages.
  • Strong communication, organizational, and administrative skills.
  • Expertise with current technique development and training.
  • Enthusiastic and highly motivated team player.


Compensation
Alto Swim Club offers competitive compensation based on qualifications.

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

To find out more about Alto Swim Club, visit www.altoswimclub.com            Posted 11/18/18

HEAD SWIM COACH with Rocklin Swim Team

The Rocklin Swim Team Head Coach is an experienced swim professional that is inspired by our mission and enthusiastic about working with a growing program in Rocklin, California. 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 about our coach directed and board governed non-profit team. Submit resume and 3 references to vicepresident@rocklinswimteam.org.

Reports to:  Board of Directors

Mission:  To provide the culture, training, and development for swimmers of all ages and abilities to become all that they choose to become.

  • Mavericks (USA team of 30 swimmers)
  • WAVE (Recreational team of 220 swimmers)
  • Splash (Pre-competitive team of 100 swimmers)
  • Spring Break & Summer Lessons (800 swimmers)
  • Spring Break Lifeguard Training (over 20 youth that are then employed on staff)
  • Summer Adaptive Lessons (80 swimmers living with disabilities)
  • Fall, Winter & Spring Team Clinics


Job Summary:

Head Coach provides leadership, motivates, educates, and delegates by working directly with the pre-team lead coach, recreational head coach, and USA coaching staff to increase level of coaching and swimmer performance in a unified manner for progression of swimmers from our pre-team, recreational team to our USA team with responsibility to coach our USA Mavericks swimmers. Collaborates with Aquatic Coordinator and Board to ensure the administrative duties for the team are met including but not limited to the review of payroll and appropriate staff scheduling. 

Duties:

  • Execute team vision by having a strong relationship with swimmers and managing coaching staff to execute swim practices that engage and develop swimmer abilities at all levels. 
  • Hire, train, supervise and manage team coaching staff; write performance evaluations for lead staff and oversee their mentoring and professional development. Run weekly and biweekly coach meetings/trainings to build a strong collaborative team culture across all teams. 
  • Manage staffing schedules with other lead/head team coaches and efficiently manage pool usage in collaboration with Aquatics Coordinator.
  • Manage day-to-day pool deck operations (including but not limited to):
  • Season plans, meet schedule, meet preparation/management.
  • Evaluate training plans and goals for swimmer development, including managing the planning of training cycles with staff coaches.  Create, execute and oversee the execution of these plans to ensure a unified coaching approach across all ages.  Ensure staff coaches work with their swimmers for individual goal setting.
  • Enforce and communicate policy and procedures to coaches, athletes and parents.
  • Represent the team at swim meets, external meetings, and other required meetings or assign a delegate.
  • Participates in Board meetings to provide leadership and help manage team short and long term objectives.  


Qualifications:

  • Current USA Coach Certification, including first aid and life-saving requirements
  • ASCA Level 3 Coaching Certification preferred
  • Familiarity with Team Unify and Hy-Tek
  • Team management skills, able to provide clear verbal/written direction to employees/swimmers/parents, and highly organized  
  • History of success of coaching swimmers with different range of athletic ability
  • Self-directed with proven leadership skills
  • Bachelor's Degree and prior collegiate swimmer 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 10/29/18

SWIM INSTRUCTOR with British Swim School

Job Title: Swim Instructor
Reports to: Aquatics Director
Status: Part-time, Non-Exempt
Location: San Bruno/Peninsula

Apply at: https://careers.hireology.com/britishswimschool-sanmateopeninsulasf/242897/description

Swim Instructors at British Swim School San Mateo & Peninsula SF teach lessons to children and adults to become safe and happy swimmers, regardless of age or ability.  Adherence to British Swim School teaching curriculum ensures that each student in our program learns water survival skills and then progresses to propulsion and stroke development in a fun and gentle environment. 

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Enthusiastic, assertive personality with strong relationship and customer service skills.
  • Effectively communicate with customers and employees, bi-lingual is a plus.
  • Disciplined to follow schedules and enforce safety procedures as well as follow policies, teaching methods and procedures of British Swim School.
  • Able to demonstrate swim strokes appropriately. 


Roles and Responsibilities

  • Reports to and communicates directly with Aquatics Director or Manager.
  • Be correctly dressed in British Swim School uniform and prepared pool-side at least 15 minutes before the start of your first lesson.
  • Conduct classes in a fun and gentle environment, following current teaching methods, policies and safety and emergency procedures as detailed in the British Swim School teacher training manual and as directed by the Aquatics Director.
  • Answer all customer questions and concerns in a timely and professional manner and resolve complaints and issues when necessary.
  • Attend staff meetings and ongoing training/coaching as requested by Aquatics Director or Manager.
  • Inform the Deck Ambassador of any needs or maintenance issues that need addressing.
  • Work a flexible schedule that may include holidays and weekends as required by business needs and as requested by management.
  • Work in an environment where noise levels are usually moderate to high and stand in the water for up to 5 consecutive hours.
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by the Aquatics Director or Franchise Business Owner.


Qualifications

  • Lifeguard, CPR and First Aid (current preferred or ability to obtain within 90 days of employment).
  • Successful completion of British Swim School Swim Instructor training.


PLEASE APPLY HERE:
https://careers.hireology.com/britishswimschool-sanmateopeninsulasf/242897/description           Posted 10/24/18

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 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

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 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     

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