Puget Sound Swim Club

Port Orchard's Premier Youth Competitive Swim Club

Assistant Coach

Puget Sound Swim Club (PSSC) is looking for a qualified and innovative Age Group Coach. PSSC is a team of about 30-40 swimmers ages ranging from 5-18. We currently practice out of South Kitsap High School Community Pool in Port Orchard, Washington.

Qualified candidates should send resumes to [email protected]. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled.


  • With assistance from the head coach, develop and implement a comprehensive, competitive program aimed at athletes ages 18 and younger.
  • Communicate effectively with parents, swimmers, and other coaches (email, phone, text, face to face).
  • Coordinate and develop group goals and curriculum with assistance from the head coach.
  • Attend all scheduled meetings and team functions as required.
  • Attend one scheduled swim meet per month as needed
  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Knowledge and understanding of competitive swimming.
  • Knowledge and experience teaching swimming to a variety of abilities and levels.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently.
  • Candidates must enjoy working with a diverse group of participants.
  • Grounded and level-headed personality in potentially stressful high energy situations.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • The ideal candidate will have competitive swimming experience.
  • Current American Red Cross Lifeguard Training, CPR, First Aid, and Safety Training for Swim Coaches are required.
  • Ability to take constructive feedback in a positive and professional manner.

Practice times: Practice times vary (between 1-2 hours per day) based on pool availability but are typically Monday-Friday + potential Saturday practice and meets (local travel required).

Preferred start date: As soon as possible. The position will remain open until filled. Wages are dependent on experience.