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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 2018 season.  OKM is one of the fastest growing teams in the NVSL, with over 150 swimmers (plus 40 minis) who are eager to continue their improvement.  OKM just completed an exciting undefeated season in Div. 13 and have moved up to Div. 11 for 2018.

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. 

The Assistant 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: