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Last update: 11-10-2016



Posted 11-10-2016

Somerset Valley YMCA Swim Team (SVY-NJ) is looking for Part-Time Dryland Coach



Posted 10-14-2016

Condors Swim Club (COND-MR) is seeking a part-time Assistant Coach, for the Mark Twain Pool in Yonkers. Qualified applicants will work directly with Head Coach to maintain a competitive and supportive environment for young athletes. We have experienced both a resurgence of talent from within, as well as without over recent months, and are actively pursuing a Coach to help us to further develop our athletes. We are looking for a dedicated and determined individual to take our younger age athletes, between 6-10 years of age, and get them ready for the next steps in their competitive swimming career. We have had a great amount of success over the past season at our Mark Twain location, and are looking to further that through the hiring of a new coach to be lead on two of our groups. We preach a fun, team-first, positive attitude outlook on our swimming in Yonkers, and expect that the prospective applicant will represent those traits. 

The applicant would be working approximately 12 hours a week on deck - about 2 and a half hours per evening across different groups. 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 email resume and references to Mark Twain Head Coach Jon Hulbert at jon@condors.org.



Posted 9-22-2016

The YMCA of Greater New York os looking for Aquatics Director Job Description



Posted 9-22-2016

The YMCA of Greater New York os looking for Aquatics Supervisor Job Description



Posted 9-20-2016

Farmingdale Aquatics (FA-MR) is looking for a part-time age group coach. We are looking for an experienced, highly motivated, energetic coach to run practices 4-5 days a week in the evenings and attend meets. Our team of 150 swimmers range from 5 -18 years old. Candidates will be expected to work effectively with other coaches, write workouts, and communicate with parents. Pay is hourly for practices and per session for meets. Interested candidates, please contact Shannon Daly at at daly.shann@gmail.com



Posted 9-6-2016

The Washingtonville Seahawks Swim Club (WSSC-MR) is seeking a dedicated Head Coach to take our team to the next level. We are looking for an individual who can challenge all of our swimmers and help them succeed in their competitive goals. This is a part-time position, coaching up to 5 nights per week plus weekend swim meets. WSSC is a non-profit parent run organization that has about 110 swimmers that train at the Washingtonville High School pool located in Washingtonville, NY.

Responsibilities:
• Head coach will work with all swimmers
• Design and plan workouts, instruct swimmers on swimming technique
• Educates and supervises all assistant coaches
• Set meet schedules for long and short course seasons
• Supervise and set lifeguard schedule
• Oversees individual and team entries of all swim meets
• Attends pertinent meetings (ESSL, USA and club board meetings as needed, etc.)
• Create positive environment encouraging swimmers’ passion for the sport of swimming
• Establish positive professional relationships with swimmers, families and staff
• Assist with the planning and implementation of home swim meets
• Update portions of WSSC website and send regular emails/texts to swim families
• Completes all administration work in a timely fashion
• Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications:  Appropriate USA coaching certification and previous coaching experience.

How to Apply:  For consideration submit cover letter and resume to Jason Wright at jwright@washingtonvilleseahawks.com



Posted 9-6-2016

The Washingtonville Seahawks Swim Club (WSSC-MR) is seeking an Assistant Coach. The ideal candidate should have a good understanding of stroke mechanics and technique, dryland training, be able to write workouts for all ability and age levels, and be able to communicate effectively with swimmers, parents and coaching staff.

Applicant should be up to date in all USA Swimming Certifications but these can be obtained upon hire. This is a part-time position, coaching up to 5 nights per week plus weekend swim meets. WSSC is a non-profit parent run organization that has about 110 swimmers that train at the Washingtonville High School pool located in Washingtonville, NY.

How to Apply:  For consideration submit cover letter and resume to Jason Wright at jwright@washingtonvilleseahawks.com



Posted 8-30-2016

Mid-Island Y JCC is looking for a part-time age group coach. We are looking for an experienced, highly motivated, energetic coach to run practices 4-5 days a week and attend meets. Our team of 140 swimmers ranging from 6-17 years old is growing and potentially looking to join USA Swimming in the near future. Candidates will be expected to work effectively with other coaches, write workouts, and communicating with parents. Pay is hourly for both practices & meets. Interested candidates, please contact Deidra at Dclark-towers@miyjcc.org.



Posted 8-26-2016

Fordham University, an NCAA Division-I Institution and a member of the Atlantic-10 Conference, is seeking applications for the position of Volunteer Assistant Coach for Women’s & Men's Swimming Team.

Job Responsibilities:  Responsibilities include practice planning and pool deck coaching; assisting with duties associated to the operation of the program.

Minimum Qualifications;  Commit to the growth of each student-athlete; Demonstrates competitive coaching skills; Knowledge of NCAA student-athlete; A desire to coach at the NCAA Division-I level.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. To apply or inquire, please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references to Steve Potsklan at  potsklan@fordham.edu.



Posted 8-16-2016

The Viking Aquatic Club (VAC-MR) in Montgomery NY is seeking a motivated HEAD COACH. Our swim club is looking for a dedicated coach to help take our team to the next level. We have experienced significant growth in our membership recently and would like to help our team grow in experience also. We are looking for an individual who can challenge our highest level swimmers and help them succeed in their competitive goals.

VAC holds practice at an excellent facility that has an 8 lane, 25 yd pool. Practices are held in the evenings from 5:30 - 7:30 during the week. We attend both ESSL and US Swim Meets. Swimmers range in age from 6-18 years old.

Head Coach Responsibilities
- Oversees all levels of swimming: designs and plans for all groups
- Directly coaches our senior group
- Collaborates with other coaches
- Attends highest level of competition and sees that all swim meets are attended by a team coach
- Determines meet schedule for team
- Oversees individual and team entries
- Supervises athletes at meets
- Sets attendance and discipline policies for swimmers
- Prepares a monthly report
- Attends pertinent meetings (Board, ESSL, etc.)
- Oversees communication: website, coach newsletters, meet information, team records
- Oversees purchase and maintenance of equipment

Qualifications:  Appropriate USA coaching certification, Previous coaching experience

How to Apply:  For consideration, please email cover letter and resume to Brian Librandi at  vacswiminfo@gmail.com.



Posted 8-14-2016

Condors Swim Club (COND-MR) is seeking a part-time Assistant Coach, for the Mark Twain Pool in Yonkers, NY. Qualified applicants will work directly with Head Coach to maintain a competitive and supportive environment for young athletes. We have experienced both a resurgence of talent from within, as well as without over recent months, and are actively pursuing a Coach to help us to further develop our athletes. We are looking for a dedicated and determined individual to take our younger age athletes, between 6-10 years of age, and get them ready for the next steps in their competitive swimming career. We have had a great amount of success over the past season at our Mark Twain location, and are looking to further that through the hiring of a new coach to be lead on two of our groups. We preach a fun, team-first, positive attitude outlook on our swimming in Yonkers, and expect that the prospective applicant will represent those traits.

The applicant would be working approximately 12 hours a week on deck - about 2 and a half hours per evening across different groups. 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 email resume and references to Mark Twain Head Coach Jon Hulbert at jon@condorsswimming.com.



Posted 8-14-2016

92Y Flying Dolphins Swim Team (YFS-MR) is seeking an assistant age group coach. Our program has experienced significant growth and we are looking for a motivated dynamic coach to assist in developing our young athletes into top competitors and/or lifelong swimmers. The successful candidate will have the ability to work well with athletes, parents, and the other coaches. Team practices are held Monday through Saturday late afternoons. Swim meets are approximately once a month. Candidates must attain USA Swimming Coaches certification, Coaches Safety Training, CPR & First Aid and pass USA Swimming background check prior to starting duties on deck.

To apply please send a cover letter and resume, with Swim Coach as the subject heading, to Head Coach Amine Boubsis at aboubsis@92y.org.

92nd Street Y is located at 1395 Lexington Avenue. New York, NY 10128. This is a part time position and includes May Center Gym Membership and very competitive compensation.



Posted 7-30-2016

Long Beach Aquatics (LBA) is looking for a part-time age group coach. We are looking for an experienced, highly motivated, energetic coach to run practices 4 days a week (plus meets) with varying ages & levels, ages 9 to 12. You will be expected to work effectively with other coaches, write workouts, and communicating with parents. Pay is hourly for both practices & meets and will be discussed. Interested candidates, please contact Kelly at Longbeachaquatics@gmail.com



Posted 7-28-2016

Club Fit Jefferson Valley (CFJV-MR) is seeking a Part-Time assistant USA swim coach to work with all levels of the team. Knowledge of technique and the ability to coach young children is a must. Please contact the Aquatic Office at (914) 245-4040, ask for Patrick Montgomery or email resume to Kerri Going-Balbino at kgoingbalbino@clubfit.com. Salary will commensurate with experience.



Posted 7-20-2016

Silver Streak Swim Club (SS-MR) is seeking a part-time Coach for their Age Group competitive swim program. Silver Streaks is a small club of approximately 40 swimmers that practices at the Theodore D. Young Community Center in White Plains, NY. Applicant should have at least 2 years of coaching experience and be willing to coach 6 hours per week (7:30-9:30 PM during weekdays and 12:30-2:30 PM on Saturdays). The ideal candidate should have a good understanding of stroke mechanics and technique, dryland training, be able to write workouts for all ability and age levels, and be able to communicate effectively with swimmers, parents and coaching staff. Applicant will be required to attend some USA swimming meets, assist in using Team Unify and HyTek for meet entries, and perform various administrative duties as directed by the head coach. Applicant should be up to date in all USA Swimming Certifications but these can be obtained upon hire.

If you are interested or any further questions, please e-mail resume and references to Head Coach Gay Silverman at silverstreaksss@msn.com.



Posted 7-12-2016

The Newburgh Sharks (NBS-MR) is looking for a coach to work primarily with their “Junior” level swimmers at a competitive rate. The Newburgh Sharks is a small club of approximately 70 swimmers that trains at Newburgh Free Academy High School in Newburgh, NY. Our goal as a club is to produce athletes who will be successful both in and out of the pool by displaying characteristics of commitment, hard work, and a dedication to their training.

Coach Responsibilities:  Attend scheduled workouts (4-5 days a week), devise seasonal, weekly, daily workout plans for our “Junior Group” (athletes ranging from “B”- “AAAA” motivational time standards; age range 9-13 years old), attend all meets and team functions, provide individual swimmer’s with skills and drills to improve stroke technique; maintain a positive and encouraging relationship with swimmers while on the pool deck and also maintain effective communication with the head coach.

Expectations:  The applicant must be motivated and enthusiastic, with a love of teaching children and the sport of swimming. The applicant must have a minimum one season experience coaching at the age group level and must also obtain and maintain USA Swimming certifications. This applicant must possess the ability to inspire and improve the swimming ability of young athletes with ALL levels of talent and dedication.

If interested or any further questions, please send resume and cover letter to Pat Kavanagh at admin@nbsharks.com



Posted 7-2-2016

Huntington Township YMCA Bluefish Swim Team (HYB-MR) is seeking a Head Swim Team Coach. Under the direction of the Aquatics Director the Head coach is responsible for overseeing all aspects of operating a successful swim team including supervision of all coaching staff and maintaining positive relationships with swim team members, parents and the community. The Head swim team coach is responsible to ensure that the Competitive Swim Program is operated under the principles of the YMCA Mission for ALL individuals. Also, to ensure the smooth implementation and day to day operations of the Huntington YMCA Swim Team. They are responsible for coordinating all administrative facets of the Huntington YMCA swim team in cooperation with the Assistant Head Coach. As well as to act as the primary deck coach for one age group.

QUALIFICATIONS:
•  Knowledge of the National YMCA Competitive Swim/Dive Program or USA Competitive Swimming Program
•  a current certification in YMCA or American Red Cross Lifeguard
•  ARC standard first aid, CPR, AED and Coaches Safety Training, Oxygen Administration
•  USA Swimming Registered Coach
•  Plan meet lineups, and provide on deck coaching at all age group meets
•  Work with assistant coaches to ensure continuity in athlete development
•  Perform various administrative duties, including communication with parents via email, phone and team website (TeamUnify)
•  At least 3 years coaching experience
•  Interact positively with swimmers, parents, co-workers and the general public

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Ability to perform all physical aspects of the position. May be required to lift up to 50 lbs. Required to drive to meets, meetings and trainings in various locations.

HOW TO APPLY:
For consideration or to request the full job description please email Kelly Smith at Kelly.Smith@ymcali.org. Please include a resume and a cover letter indicating your interest.

YMCA of Long Island Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to valuing diversity and practicing inclusion.



Posted 7-2-2016

Huntington Township YMCA Bluefish Swim Team (HYB-MR) is seeking an age group coach for our Huntington YMCA Bluefish swim team. Under the direction of the Aquatics Director and the Head coach, the age group coach is responsible for operating a successful group as well as maintaining positive relationships with swim team members, parents and the community. The age group swim team coach is responsible to ensure that the Competitive Swim Program is operated under the principles of the YMCA Mission for ALL individuals. Also, to ensure the smooth implementation and day to day operations of their specific group of the Huntington YMCA Swim Team. They are responsible for helping the head coach plan as well as attend any scheduled meets and practices.

QUALIFICATIONS:
•  Knowledge of the National YMCA Competitive Swim/Dive Program or USA Competitive Swimming Program
•  a current certification in YMCA or American Red Cross Lifeguard
•  ARC standard first aid, CPR, AED and Coaches Safety Training, Oxygen Administration
•  USA Swimming Registered Coach
•  Plan meet lineups, and provide on deck coaching at all age group meets
•  Work with head coach and other age group coaches to ensure continuity in athlete development. •  Perform various administrative duties, including communication with parents via email, phone and team website (TeamUnify)
•  Coaching experience preferred. •  Interact positively with swimmers, parents, co-workers and the general public

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Ability to perform all physical aspects of the position. May be required to lift up to 50 lbs. Required to drive to meets, meetings and trainings in various locations.

HOW TO APPLY:
For consideration or to request the full job description please email Kelly Smith at Kelly.Smith@ymcali.org. Please include a resume and a cover letter indicating your interest.

YMCA of Long Island Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to valuing diversity and practicing inclusion.



Posted 6-15-2016

Connetquot Swim Club (CSC-MR) in Bohemia, Suffolk County, Long Island has two openings. Coaching position     Lesson Program Director position



Posted 6-2-2016

Bethpage PAL Barracudas Swim Club (BBSC-MR) is seeking a part-time Coach, for their USA swimming program in Bethpage, NY. Qualified applicants will work to maintain a competitive and supportive environment for young athletes. We are looking for a dedicated and determined individual to take our age group athletes and get them ready for the next steps in their competitive swimming careers. Applicants must have the ability to work with swimmers of all ages and ability levels.

The applicant would be working approximately 12 hours a week on deck. Summer practices will be held Monday to Friday in the morning, and the schedule will change to Monday to Friday evenings and Saturday mornings once school begins. Applicant must have coaching experience with a strong understanding of stroke technique and mechanics, appropriate developmental processes, and endurance training. The job will entail leading and assisting groups, collaborating with other coaches, writing workouts, attending USA swimming meets, and communicating effectively with parents. Candidates should be up to date with USA Swimming certifications but these can be obtained upon hire. If interested in job please email resume and references to Bethpage PAL Barracudas Swim Club c/o Michele Yurman at bbscaccounts@verizon.net