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Swim Teach Coach

We are looking for a Swim Team Coach who will provide direct leadership, instruction, and motivation to the SJJCC Barracudas Swim Team. If that is you, please read on.

Our Per Diem Swim Team Coach is responsible for planning and coaching the SJJCC Barracudas Swim Team members. Applicants must be responsible, alert, reliable, and have a strong work ethic and a positive attitude. This is a pipeline job posting for one of several opportunities to join the agency.


  • Coaching swim team.
  • Deliver fun swim program to swim team.
  • Supervise all children on the team during practice.
  • Adapt coaching approaches to age, experience, and ability.
  • Assist other Aquatics team members where appropriate.
  • Attentiveness to visual and audible cues for recognition and identification of swimmers in distress or in the process of unsafe behaviors.
  • Provide motivation, encouragement, and positive energy to each swim team member.
  • Planning practices, clinics, and meets.
  • Coaching practices, clinics, and meets.
  • Provide a safe, organized, and clean pool area.
  • Gather all necessary items before practice and clean them up afterward.
  • Lock up all swim team equipment after every practice.
  • Proactive with informing the supervisor of any issues, suspicious or inappropriate behaviors.
  • Develop and maintain positive relationships with members and barracuda families.
  • Respond to questions, comments, and concerns efficiently and positively.
  • Promote and sell programs & services and assist members with registering.
  • Treat all children, members, guests, coworkers, lifeguards, etc. respectfully.
  • Arrive punctually for every practice, clinic, and meet.
  • Submit proper administrative paperwork for all payroll accurately.
  • Keep track of all swim team practices, clinics, and meets, and log hours


  • High School Diploma/GED.
  • Swim lesson instruction or coaching experience.
  • American Red Cross Lifeguard and First Aid.
  • American Red Cross CPR/AED.
  • Nassau County Lifeguard Certification (IA or IB).
  • Water Safety Instructor Certification preferred.
  • Reliable team player with the ability to work under pressure and multitask.
  • Excellent communication with employees, members, and guests.
  • Enthusiastic, friendly, positive attitude, and professional appearance.


Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $20.00 – $25.00 per hour

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