Listing # 1:     Head Swim Coach     at     Boys & Girls Club of Greenwich
Contact Don Palmer, Vice President of Programs & Youth Development via phone at 203-869-3224 or email at
This listing expires on 12 / 1 / 2021
Additional information about this job:
Department: Aquatics
Reports to: Vice President of Programs / Aquatics Coordinator
Seasonal: September 2021 – March 2022

Position Overview:
With Direction from the Vice President of Programs & Aquatics Coordinator, the swim coach will be responsible for attending daily practices for the competitive team (Barracudas) and coach the Jr. Barracuda team also, setting up practice work outs, attending all home & away swim meets, helping to establish parent team volunteer group and make sure pool safety is always maintained.

Key Responsibilities:
• Attend coaches meeting before season, during season and the end of season
• Knowledge of all strokes & swimming techniques
• Positive coaching to grow the team, build teamwork, self-esteem with swimmers and be a Role Model to all swimmers
• Knowledge of using meet manager to set up home meets
• Attend all practices Monday – Thursday from 5:30 PM -8:30 PM
• Be able to communicate with assistant Coaches at practices & meets
• Helping to establish a strong parent volunteer group at meets & bake sales
• Promote and market all swim team programs to members and the community
• Demonstrate leadership to ensure conduct and safety of members. Interact with parents on a regular basis
• Enforce and abide by Boys & Girls Club rules, organizational policies, procedures and practices
• Other duties as assigned

Special Work Schedule Requirements:
Weekend, weeknight and some travel required to coaches meetings and away swim meets.
Practices are held Monday – Thursday 5:30pm-8:30pm, Fridays 5:30pm-7:30pm with meets being held on Saturdays & Sundays.

• Must be fully vaccinated and show proof of certification
• 1-2 years of previous coaching experience and working with swimmers 6-18 years of age
• Excellent verbal, written and communication skills
• Valid driver’s license
• Must submit to a background check
• Have a positive attitude
• Salary Range $22.00-$25.00 an hour

Job Type: Part-time Head Swim Coach
**Must be able to work Monday-Thursday 5:30pm-8:30pm, Fridays 5:30pm-7:30pm and attend meets on weekends.

Pay: $22.00-25.00 per hour

*** Interested applicants should email resumes to Don Palmer, Vice President of Programs & Youth Development at Please include subject line “Head Swimming Coach”.
Posted by Pat Griffis on Saturday August 28, 2021 10:33pm