Jan 15, 2024

Assistant Coach - Daly City Dolphins Aquatics Club

  • Daly City Dolphins Aquatics Club
  • 131 Westmoor Avenue, Daly City, CA, USA
Part time Age Group Coach

Job Description

Location: Giammona Pool @ Westmoor High School (131 Westmoor Ave, Daly City, CA 94015)


Position Status: Part time, minimum weekly hours of 10-15 Hours


Hourly rate: $20 / Hour 


Job Overview: 

Under the supervision of the Head Coach and Board Members, the Assistant Coach is responsible for producing high quality training and implementing a swim program to the swimmers in our community. The Assistant Coach will provide training to a fixed age group but may also be required to coach other groups as well. 


Duties / Responsibilities:

  • Long and short-term planning/scheduling for training and competition for all levels, specifically for entry and novice level swimmers

  • Assesses swimmer’s skills, monitors athletes during competition and practice, and keeps the head coach informed of the athletic performance of athletes

  • Efficiently managing pool space with swimmers in each lane

  • Ability to demonstrate mature judgment, reliability, availability, and ethical behavior including punctuality, confidentiality, positive and constructive feedback, and ability to function in a multi-task environment

  • Educate swimmers and parents with proper swimmers' etiquette 

  • Attend meets assigned by HC, assist in organized fundraisers, proper work schedule, but can be offered flexibility

  • Foster a welcoming environment for new athletes with the goal of retaining swimmers



  • Demonstrated ability to work well and communicate effectively with athletes of all ages/abilities, families, staff and administrators

  • Complete all USA Swimming certification and coaching requirements (CPR, Safety Training for Swim Coaches, USA Swimming Background Check, Athlete Protection, Lifeguard, First Aid, Concussion, etc.). DCD will reimburse for the cost of any certifications or memberships during and before starting on the job.

  • Excellent observational skills

  • Extensive knowledge of and ability to administer or use first aid, CPR, AED, and other lifesaving techniques

  • Knowledge and experience with on-site protocols, operational procedures, and safety policies

  • Strong organizational, interpersonal, written and oral communication skills

  • Must possess the following certifications from the Red Cross or other equivalent agency: lifeguard training, CPR, AED, Water Safety Instructor and first aid


Education and Experience

  • At least High School Diploma or GED

  • Experience in competitive swimming (USA Swimming, high school swimming and/or collegiate background preferred)

  • Experience developing athletes and volunteers

Please send your resume to Jonathan Lee (jonathan@iswimdcd.com)


  • 1 hour sick leave per 30 hours worked

  • DCD will reimburse for the cost of any certifications or memberships during and before starting on the job

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