Kingfish Swimming Associate Head Coach

 Kingfish Swimming of Rhode Island Branch (KING-RI)  a coach owned USA Swimming club in Bristol, RI is seeking an experienced & dynamicAssociate Head Coach for a team of approximately 55 - 65 swimmers to further develop a very young & strong program. Established in 2013, KING-RI has produced numerous individual state champions, New England Top Ten Swimmers, Sectionals, Futures, & Junior National Qualifiers.

Minimum Requirements
Successful candidates will have at least 3+ years of competitive swim coaching experience with a track record of assisting or directly coaching athletes that have reached the National level. All candidates should possess a minimum of ASCA Level 2 certification, current USA Swimming coach certifications in good standing, as well the required background checks. Candidates must be U.S. citizens or currently eligible to work in the U.S. Bachelor’s degree in relevant field.

Preferred Requirements

Master’s Degree. ASCA Level 3+ Previous Head Coaching and/or Management with experience supervising staff & demonstration of program growth.


Our home facility is an 8 lane 25 yard pool located at Roger Williams University in Bristol, RI.  Home of the oldest Fourth of July Parade in the United States, East Bay is noteworthy for historic Bristol Harbor, delightful Colonial inns and bed & breakfasts, and miles of old stone fences.  The 14-mile East Bay Bike Path which runs through all four communities offers an unparalleled view of Narragansett Bay to cyclists, walkers, joggers and rollerbladers.  We’re also only 20mins away from Newport, a city renowned for its delightful mix of Colonial heritage, beautiful beaches, lively waterfront and cultural attractions. 

Salary and Application Requirements
Salary Commensurate with Experience. Medical Benefits Included. Other opportunities for supplemental income include:  Camps, Clinics, Lessons, Masters, & Asst. Coach with RWU Varsity Team. 

Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest, coaching philosophy statement, resume and contact information for at least 3 professional references by email or mail to:

Matthew Emmert

Kingfish Rhode Island

40 Windward Drive

Portsmouth, RI 02871

Any questions feel free to e-mail or call 401-580-7313   Preferred start date is April 1, Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.