Kingfish Swimming Rhode Island

About our Organization

Kingfish Rhode Island (KING-RI) is lead by Matt Emmert, Head Swimming Coach at Roger Williams University and Jillian Emmert, Early Childhood Teacher at St. Michaels Country Day School.  

Kingfish Rhode Island provides all levels of swimming, from learn to swim, to National Qualifiers, as well as Masters & Tria-athletes. We have a diverse staff of Recreational, USA, High School and Collegiate Coaches, who are eager to provide opportunities for swimmers at all levels to train and compete year-round.

Kingfish Rhode Island Mission Statement:

Our mission is to promote a safe, healthy, fun, & competitive environment.
We believe that positive process produces performance, and with this in mind, no dreams are too big or small for members within our organization.

Kingfish RI Vision Statement:

KFRI’s vision is to use swimming as a path to teach skills that develop responsible, resilient people, both inside and outside the realm of athletics. We strive to show that any person can achieve success in our sport by teaching our athletes an appreciation of consistency, effort, and resilience. We value making a connection with each and every member that touches, so they can optimize their full potential in and out of the pool. Our value driven approach is the differentiator from similar clubs or organizations in our region.

Jun 26, 2023  
Job Summary The swim academy instructor  is accountable for providing a safe, fun, and inclusive environment to all swimmers, parents, and fellow instructors they interact with. Required Skills Passion for learn to swim Reliable & dependable team player Strong communication skills Positive & engaging attitude Lifeguard, First-Aid, & CPR Certification (ability to obtain within 1 month)   Key Responsibilities Ensure a safe pool is a fun pool through positive & inclusive environment Follow lesson curriculum guidelines, but also adapt to meet individual swimmers needs Maintain record of swimmers development Enhance swimmers aquatic self-esteem through positive reinforcement & skill enhancement Maintain professional relationship & communicate effectively w/ parents, staff & members. Attend all in-service training & meetings as required....
Kingfish Swimming Rhode Island RI, USA Part time
Jun 26, 2023  
Job Summary The swim academy coordinator  is accountable for directing/managing the overall daily operations of our learn to swim program.  They are also responsible for seeking out, generating, and securing  opportunities for program growth. Required Skills Entrepreneurial & “FIO” Mindset Natural Collaborator Honest & Direct Communicator Lifeguard Instructor Certification (able to get within 3 months of hire)   6 Month Objective Organize, plan, & market academy to have 500 participants by end of 2023 Evaluate, Critique, & Implement daily operations for multi-site organization Direct Oversight over daily staff schedule, ensure all sites and operations are efficiently staffed Key Responsibilities Ensure that staff & programs prepare athletes for success. Ensure that program delivery results in desired outcomes. Develop and implement strategies to increase membership in...
Kingfish Swimming Rhode Island Hybrid Part time