Mar 11, 2019

Issaquah Swim Team

  • Issaquah Swim Team
  • Issaquah, Washington, USA
Part time Age Group Coach

Job Description


Issaquah Swim Team (IST) is a non-profit, board-run, year-round competitive swim team located in Issaquah, WA with over 300 members. We build champions in the pool and champions in life through a tradition of excellence. IST strives to be the preeminent year-round team in the greater Seattle area while being universally recognized as a leader in compassionate coaching. We are committed to athletic excellence while providing a positive, educative, healthy, and safe environment for all members.

IST is searching for an energetic part-time coach to join us in developing our athletes and growing our program while teaching and modeling our core values of Dedication, Integrity, Perseverance, Teamwork, Loyalty, Culture, Honesty, Education and Health.


Job Duties

The part time coach will:

  • Create and conduct workouts (approximately 3-10 hours per week)
  • Attend all assigned swim meets (approximately 1-2 weekends per month)
  • Attend staff meetings
  • Assist or substitute for other coaches as directed
  • Effectively teach strokes, starts, and turns
  • Help athletes to develop and achieve their highest personal and athletic potentials
  • Motivate training groups with goals, rewards, fun and team spirit activities
  • Perform other duties as needed or assigned by the Head Coach


Requirements & Compensation

Applicants must have a competitive swimming background, possess (or be willing and able to obtain) current certifications in Lifeguarding/1st Aid and CPR/AED, and be able to pass a preemployment background check. Additional training through USA Swimming may be necessary.

Compensation is highly competitive and will be based on experience. This position will be eligible for two bonuses per training year.



Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. Interested parties should submit a resume to:

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