29 Oct 2020

Seasonal Swim Coach

Dwight School – Posted by ksuazo New York, New York, United States

Job Description

Dwight School is seeking a Swim Coach to work closely with the Head Varsity Swim Coach as well as the Director and Associate Director of Athletics to structure a swim program for the 2020-2021 winter season.

Commitment Dates: October 31– February 28


  • A minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required
  • Aquatics Teaching Certificate required
  • CPR/AED/Professional Rescuer, Oxygen Administration and First Aid Certifications required
  • WSI (Water Safety Instructor), YSL (YMCA Swim Lessons), or any other accredited certificated required


General Roles and Responsibilities:

  • In conjunction with other HS coaches plan and coordinate all training sessions
  • Provide AD and Associate AD bi-weekly updates on team progress, highlights from training sessions
  • Take attendance on internal school wide roster platform (Blackbaud)
  • Take the bus with the team to and from main campus to the Dwight School Athletic Center
  • Email student-athletes with the weekly schedule for each group
  • Email student-athletes and parents outlining positive progress
  • Inventory team equipment as needed
  • Coordinate all Dwight swim meets with the AD and AAD – if applicable later in season
  • Coordinate an end-of-season team recognition
  • Other specific swim duties that may arise
  • Provide material for the monthly athletic newsletter
  • Must be available from 3:15 – 6:00 Monday – Friday


Salary – TBD

How to Apply

Interested candidates should submit their most recent cover letter and resume via e-mail to Michal Horvath, Director of Athletics at [email protected] with the heading Swim Coach. Dwight School’s goal is to achieve and maintain equal employment opportunities.  It is also the policy of Dwight School to maintain a work environment free from discrimination based on race, color, religious creed, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran/military status, marital status or other status protected by federal or state law, with regards to any term or condition of employment.

Job Categories: Aquatics Instructor. Job Types: Seasonal. Salaries: Less than 20,000.

Job expires in 27 days.

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