Feb 21, 2019

Head Coach - Youth Swim Team (seasonal)

  • University Hills Narwhals Youth Swim Team
  • Irvine, CA, USA
Seasonal Head Coach

Job Description

The University Hills Narwhals, a team in the Irvine Swim League (ISL), is seeking a Head Coach for the summer 2019 season (approx. dates May 28 to August 3).


  • Managing a swim team with 130 youth swimmers (ages 5-18);
  • Planning practice sessions/workouts & leading the practices; (Monday-Friday, 3:30 pm to 6:30 pm @ the Coltrane Pool near UC Irvine);
  • Assigning swimmers to events and coaching during each swim meet (held Saturdays, 8 am to 1 pm at various local Irvine neighborhood pools);
  • Supervising several assistant coaches; and
  • Attending other team events, meetings, and trainings as required.

Must have prior successful experience as a swimmer and coach with children or students; and prior or current certification as lifeguard/CPR/First Aid/WSI. Pay will be competitive and commensurate with prior experience.

To apply, please send a resume and brief cover letter explaining your background and interests. Applications or inquiries can be sent to Narwhals Board member Jessica Ardo, narwhals.jessica@gmail.com.

We are also looking for paid assistant coaches (age 16+, prior competitive swimming experience, preferably prior experience as a swim teacher or coach) and volunteer coaches (age 15+, prior competitive swimming experience).

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