Metropolitan Swimming - Help Wanted
Last update: 2-21-2018

Posted 3-16-2018

SUNY Purchase College Summer Camps is looking for Lifeguards.

Posted 2-21-2018

92nd Street Y Flying Dolphins Swim Team (YFD-MR), located on Manhattan’s Upper East Side, is seeking a highly motivated, experienced, well-organized, and enthusiastic age group coach to lead our 12&Under swimmers. 92nd Street Y Flying Dolphins is committed to promoting personal development and the pursuit of excellence (mind, body, spirit) so that each participant can be the best they can be in all aspects of life while helping each athlete reach their highest potential within our sport. On deck coaching hours are Monday thru Friday between 4:00-8:30 PM, Sat 3:00-5:00 PM, and Sunday 6:00-8:00 AM plus required competitions. YFD Swimming is looking for an individual who is a team player with swim coaching experience. The candidate must possess ASCA level 1 or higher preferred. 3+ years of USA coaching experience preferred, and pass all required background checks. The individual’s experience should illustrate exceptional management, communication and motivational skills, team-building and community involvement. The candidate should be able to provide relevant examples of teaching quality technique as well as have a record of producing well-rounded swimmers.

To request a complete job description and to apply, please send a cover letter and resume, Swim Coach as the subject heading, to Head Coach Amine Boubsis at

Salary is competitive and commensurate with experience. Team information can be found at

Posted 2-1-2018

Northport Yacht Club Swim Team
is seeking an experienced, committed and personable Head Coach for our summer swim team program. Our goal is is threefold: to provide the best recreational experience for all swimmers in the program, to provide a competitive atmosphere for all swimmers to challenge themselves based on their drive and skill level, and to ensure a fun experience for all families involved.

The Head Coach is responsible for supervising, instructing, motivating and coaching approximately 100 swimmers ages 4-17. S/he develops workouts, directs practice, and manages swimmer placement for all meets while encouraging proper sportsmanship and good teammate behavior at all times. S/he is a motivator who knows how to get kids excited about the sport of swimming, and has strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with swimmers of all ages and their parents.

The coach will become familiar with the rules, regulations (as found in the Swim Team Handbook and the Tri-Club agreement between Northport Yacht Club, Centerport Yacht Club and Huntington Bay Club) and rich traditions of the Northport Yacht Club Swim Team and actively participate in ensuring these are followed and promoted. The coach will leverage time trials on a regular basis to inform meet lineups, to measure swimmer progress and promote healthy competition on the team

Requirements:  Minimum age of 21 - Experience coaching both competitive and recreational swimmers in similar program - Proficient in all swim skills and able to teach all stroke techniques - Able to lift and move equipment, and to lift an average size child - Valid American Red Cross Lifeguard or Water Safety certification with up to date CPR/AED/First Aid

Salary: $25-30/hr; commensurate with experience

Hours: Seasonal position June 19-Aug 4 that averages approx 35 hours per week including practice, meets, events, planning time and administrative planning for meets (i.e. lineups)

June 11 - June 22 Pre-Season Practices 4:00-6:00 PM (M-F)
June 25 - Aug 3 Regular Season Morning Practices 8:00-11:00am (M-F)
June 25 Swim lessons begin (M-F afternoon hours not yet confirmed)

In addition to the practices, the coach is expected to attend 10 competitive swim meets (held Wednesday and Saturday mornings) and 4 evening team events (dates to be determined)

This position reports to the Swim Team Chairperson and Club Manager To apply: Please email resume and/or inquiries to - Subject line: Swim Team HEAD COACH

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:

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    

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

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

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

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. ( 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

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:

Posted 8-14-2017

Fordham university is seeking a volunteer assistant coach.

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

Send letter of interest, current resume and contact info for three references to
  CONTACT INFORMATION: Steve Potsklan - Fordham University - 441 East Fordham Road - Bronx - NY 10458 - 718-817-4256 -

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

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.    


 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,

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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