Metropolitan Swimming - Help Wanted
Last update: 10-10-2017



Posted 10-10-2017

The Roosevelt Island Marlins Swim Team (RIST-MR) is one of the most successful swimming programs in the Manhattan/Queens area. We are looking for instructors/swim coaches to work with our future swimming stars. Our athletes are ranked at the top of metropolitan swimming age group championships. By joining our program you will have a chance to learn coaching skills from professionals.

We offer a competitive rate and an opportunity to grow if coaching is your life career. We require basic certifications from Red Cross/CPR/First Aid, but value the most a positive attitude, love for sport, and ability to share your knowledge with kids of various ages.

RI Marlins is actively seeking for a highly motivated coach who will be responsible for work with a Junior group. The coach should be able to communicate with athletes ages 9 - 13. The basic responsibilities are: draft practices, explain drills, work with a stop watch. The Head Coach, a member of USA swimming, will be happy to share his expertise and knowledge in creating practices and mentoring young athletes. Practice times: Mon, Wed, Fri 4 - 5.45 pm, Tue 4 - 6.30, Saturday 8 - 10.30 am. The club can provide an additional opportunity with Learn To Swim Program to expand hours of work up to 20 per week.

Preferred qualifications:
• Experience of working within an environment of the competitive swimming
• Must be current on all USA Swimming Coach Membership requirements
• Good communication skills


Our kids are very motivated to accomplish the highest level of performance. Please be ready for a challenge!

Job Type: Part-time. Compensation is competitive and commensurate with experience. Please submit a cover letter and resume at: rimarlinsteam@gmail.com



Posted 9-13-2017

Sommerset Valley YMCA (SVA-NJ) is seeking a Dryland / Strength & Conditioning Coach. The SVY Swim Team, 2017 LC YMCA National Combined Team Champions and USA Bronze Medal Club Excellence program, is looking for a dynamic, motivated individual to lead our dry land/strength & conditioning program.   Team SVY prioritizes our dry land program, recently investing in a brand new Strength Room in our Bridgewater branch which is exclusively for SVY athlete use.   We are looking for someone who can aide in properly utilizing our new facilities in order to achieve our team goals. 

Please follow this link for the official job posting, and to apply to the position please contact Dan Roth, Head Swim Coach, via email at droth@somersetcountyymca.org.    



Posted 9-13-2017

Wilton Wahoos (WYW-CT) is looking for part-time assistant swim coach. Job Requirements




Posted 9-8-2017

Flushing YMCA (FLY-MR) is seeking a coach for our 9-10 age group. Candidate should have a strong understanding of stroke technique and mechanics. The job includes making up all workouts for your group, attending YMCA and USA swim meets, communicating effectively with parents, swimmers and other staff and prep time for writing workouts, doing swim meet entries, etc. Practices are held in the late afternoons, Monday thru Thursday and Sunday mornings and may include Saturday mornings with our 8 & under age group depending on your availability. Candidate may be asked to cover other groups if available in an emergency. Knowledge of Hy-Tek Team Manager a plus.

To apply please email cover letter and resume to Richard Finkelstein at finkfly33@aol.com.



Posted 9-8-2017

Flushing YMCA (FLY-MR) is seeking a coach for our development team. We are looking for a dedicated individual to take this group and get them ready for the next step in their swimming career. The development team is a YMCA only team. Candidate should have a strong understanding of stroke technique and mechanics. The job entails working with all age groups, includes making up all workouts for your group, attending YMCA swim meets, communicating effectively with parents, swimmers and other staff and prep time for writing workouts, doing swim meet entries, etc. Practices are held in the early evening, Monday, Wednesday and Friday and Saturday mornings. Candidate may be asked to cover other groups if available in an emergency.

To apply please email cover letter and resume to Richard Finkelstein at finkfly33@aol.com.



Posted 8-18-2017

Westchester Aquatic Club (WEST-MR) is seeking a full-time Assistant Age Group / Senior Coach.

Job Description: Applicants must be energetic, knowledgeable, and able to communicate with parents, fellow coaches and swimmers of all ages. Candidates must be able to work as part of a coaching team and with one or more groups in the age-group and senior programs.

Qualifications: Previous coaching experience required (ASCA level 2 or higher preferred). 3+ years of USA coaching experience preferred. Ability to work, train, and instruct multiple practice groups 4 hours per day, and some mornings (as needed). Strong stroke technique background & teaching base. Strong customer service and decision making skills. Excellent verbal and communication skills. Must take direction from the Head Coach but have the ability to work independently. Knowledge of Hytek Meet Manager, Team Manager, and Team Unify, team administration skills are key. Must be energetic, give positive feedback daily to every swimmer, and a self-starter. Experience with workout and season planning. Experience with Dryland Training.

Requirements: Coach in good standing with USA Swimming with clear background check. Current CPR/Safety Training certifications. Passed USA Swimming’s Athlete Protection Training.

Compensation: Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience.

How to Apply: Email Resume to Head Coach, Carle Fierro at Carleswim@aol.com



Posted 8-16-2017

Trident Swim Foundation (TSC-MR) is looking for an Assistant Swim Coach. This is a unique opportunity to help shape an after school swimming/tutoring program at the Prospect Heights High School Educational Campus in Prospect Heights, Brooklyn. The Trident Swim Foundation is a non-for-profit organization that supports swimming and academics in urban settings. (www.tridentswimfoundation.org) We have an enthusiastic Executive Board of Directors made up of independent business people who are all experienced national-level swimmers. We are not a parent run club.

The coach will be required to prepare the swimmers for the PSAL season and continue throughout the year as a USA swim coach, working with our head coach, Ray Miller. Our program runs every day after school from @4:30 – 6:00pm

REQUIREMENTS:  He/She should be current with first aird/AED/life saving. If possible, a current member/coach of USA swimming (if not a member, we will work with you to be certified). Must have an understanding of the latest training methods, techniques and stroke analysis; must be knowledgeable with Hytek Team Manager software as well as Microsoft Office software. DOE approved teacher. Must be on time for all workouts.

SKILLS:  Must have the ability and desire to grow the programs base; must be capable of motivating swimmers, parents and volunteers; must possess good written and verbal communication skills.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:  A bachelor’s degree from an accredited 4-year university or college; have a competitive swimming background.

MAIN DUTIES:  The Assistant Coach will work with the Head Coach on the day-to-day management and preparation of the team for the PSAL and USA swim season; scheduling practices and competitions; allocating swimmers to different levels. The Assistant Coach must be energetic, hard working, self-motivated and goal oriented. We are looking to start the right person as soon as possible. Salary is commensurate with experience. Interested applicants should send a cover letter detailing your coaching philosophy, resume, and references to: Kristin Gary, 150 West 55th Street - 8A, New York, NY 10019 or email to kristin.gary@tridentswimfoundation.org



Posted 8-14-2017

Connetquot Swim Club (CSC-MR)
, based of out Connetquot High School in Bohemia, NY, is seeking an assistant coach for the upcoming competitive swimming season.  Although involved with the entire team, candidates will be primarily coaching swimmers 13 years and younger to develop stroke technique, build endurance, and create a supportive and positive environment for our athletes to develop and excel.  Candidates must also be able to write daily work outs for his/her group, work weeknights, attend occasional weekend swim meets, communicate effectively with colleagues and parents, and have (or obtain) a valid USA Swimming coaching certification.  Salary will be negotiated based on prior coaching experience and coaching hours with the club.  Prior competitive swimming experience a must. If interested, please send resume and references to head coach Alex Scichilone: coach24@optonline.net.



Posted 8-14-2017

Fordham university is seeking a volunteer assistant coach.

JOB DESCRIPTION
Fordham University invites applications for the position of Volunteer Assistant Coach, Men’s and Women’s Swimming, in the department of Athletics. Fordham University is an NCAA Division I institution and member of the Atlantic 10 Conference. On deck duties coaching and assists with the coaching of the overall program.  Requirements: · Bachelor’s degree and related experience
· College/Club coaching experience and/or collegiate swimming experience
· Knowledge of NCAA rules and regulations
· Ability to coach student athletes in the sport of swimming

HOW TO APPLY
Send letter of interest, current resume and contact info for three references to potsklan@fordham.edu
  CONTACT INFORMATION: Steve Potsklan - Fordham University - 441 East Fordham Road - Bronx - NY 10458 - 718-817-4256 - potsklan@fordham.edu



Posted 7-15-2017

Condors Swim Club (COND-MR) is seeking a part-time Assistant Coach, for the Westchester Community College Pool in Valhalla, NY. Qualified applicants will work directly with Head Coach to maintain a competitive and supportive environment for young athletes. Applicant must have competitive coaching experience and be willing to work weeknights and meets on occasional weekends. Ideal candidates will have a strong understanding of stroke technique and mechanics, appropriate developmental processes, and endurance training. The job will entail leading and assisting groups, collaborating with head coach, writing workouts, attending USA swimming meets, and communicating effectively with parents. The Condors Swim Club also has a continuing Coaches Education program that includes such things as stipends to attend coaching clinics. Candidates should be up to date with USA Swimming certifications but these can be obtained upon hire. If interested in job please send resume and references to Westchester Head Coach Christina Krautz at christina@condor.org



Posted 7-15-2017

Gael Aquatic Club (GAEL-MR) is seeking Assistant Coach. As Assistant Coach of Gael Aquatic Club, employee will assist and supervise daily operation of members in practice and competitive operational situations as directed by the head coach/director.    

  DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  

 Report to the head coach

· assist and Prepare promotional brochures for program · assist maintenance of aquatic club web site · assist and promote club through local media outlets · assist publish monthly calendars and newsletters and coordinate operational dates within pool and department schedules · keep attendance and operational records as directed by head coach · comply and keep current needed operational aquatic certifications · assist with coordinate schedules with intercollegiate coaches · keep area safe and clean 

Required Skills Qualifications: USA Swimming Registered and in good standing, CPR certification, Safety Training for Swim Coaches, Safesport Certfied

Education: B.S. degree required from a recognized college or university completed or in progress.  Specialized Skills: Experience coaching at the college, high school or equivalent club level; meet management background; computer skills including Word, Excel and Hy-Tek software and competitive background. Strong verbal and written communication skills. Competence in leadership, and decision making. Excellent interpersonal skills. Strong initiative, detail and follow up skills with students athletes and staff members.  Demonstrates professional image on and off the field. Skills in counseling, and mentoring athletes. 

Physical Requirements: Work is performed in a coaching, athletic, competitive indoor environment. Must be in excellent physical health to handle fast pace environment.  Able to work in hot, humid weather and stand for long, extended periods of time. Ability to drive to events.        

If you are interested send resume to Head Coacg Bill Walsh at wwalsh@iona.edu,



Posted 7-11-2017

Asphalt Green Unified Aquatics (AGUA-MR) is looking for a full-time Head Age Group Coach.

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Posted 7-11-2017

Asphalt Green Unified Aquatics (AGUA-MR) is looking for full-time Age Group Lead Coaches.

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