Assistant Swim Coach

Are you excited about coaching a competitive swim team?

The Greater Burlington YMCA provides a diverse organization of people of all ages joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of youth, healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. As a Y employee, you’ll be inspired to make a difference each day in a position that matters. With a strong mission and core values, we offer a cause you can participate in.

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At the Y the Dynamo Swim Team is focused on creating a team where the love of swimming will drive our swimmers to their greatest goals. We are committed to building an environment that promotes responsibility by respecting the body, mind and spirit of each swimmer. Our competitive team has 120 swimmers between the ages of 5 and 18. Practices are held Monday through Thursday between 3:30 and 8:00pm and meets are 1-2 weekends per month from October through March.

We are currently seeking Assistant Swim Coaches to join the Dynamo team! The Y will provide you with the training and skills necessary to develop your talent as a swim coach, including CPR and First Aid re-certification and Lifeguarding certifications as necessary for USA Swimming certification.

Essential Functions:

  • Manage high volume activities with a group of 10-20 children
  • Provide a patient and efficient approach to coaching
  • Communicate honestly and directly with swimmers, their families and other coaches
  • Implement daily practices and practice activities with swimmers across a wide range of abilities and levels of swimming development


  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Must have previous experience with competitive swimming
  • Available to work between 3:30 and 8:00pm Monday through Thursday and some weekends

Job Type: Part-time

Pay Range: $12-$13 contingent on years of coaching experience

The Y offers a membership to the Burlington facility for regularly scheduled program staff at any of our sites. Send your cover letter and resume to for employment consideration.

The Greater Burlington YMCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Pomerleau Family Y
266 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802 862 9622 (YMCA)

Y Annex
298 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802 862 9622 (YMCA)

Camp Abnaki
1252 Abnaki Road
North Hero, VT
802 372 9622 (YMCA)

Additional Program Sites
in Vermont

Addison, Franklin, Grand Isle, Washington and Chittenden Counties