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Coach Wanted
Team Old Keene Mill
Job Description

The Old Keene Mill Swim & Racquet Club in Burke, VA is seeking an Assistant Swim Coach for the 2019 season.  OKM is a vibrant and rising NVSL team that is coming off of back-to-back undefeated seasons in Div. 13 and Div. 11.  

OKM is looking for an enthusiastic coach who has a passion for competitive swimming, strong technical and training knowledge, and the ability to communicate effectively with swimmers, parents, and team reps.  OKM has one of the few 50-meter pools in all of the NVSL, and our facility offers ample pool space for imaginative coaches to promote a fun and competitive environment for all types of swimmers. 

Candidates are typically college-aged and have completed NVSL swimming eligibility.  The Asst. Coach will support the Head Coach in all aspects of the OKM swim team.  Responsibilities include:  leading the team in all meets, developing creative, fun and challenging workouts, creating meet lineups, and participating in social and spirit-building events. 

Requirements for the position include:

  • Knowledge of proper swimming technique and the ability to teach it to swimmers of all levels and ages
  • Current lifeguard certification or CPR/Water Safety certifications
  • Previous coaching experience and NVSL experience preferred
  • Current pool operator’s license (or willingness to obtain one)


If interested, please submit a resume and cover letter to Dave Bell at: