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Beginner Coach, Durkan Fencing Academy (Garfield, New JErsey)

Full Time/Part Time:  Seasonal/Temporary
Start Date: June, 2021

Job Description:

We are looking for Two to Four Enthusiastic Beginner Fencing Coaches for our Summer Programs.
The schedule will be: June 22 through August 13th, Monday through Friday 9:30am to 4pm.


  • Teach children the basics of beginner foil or sabre fencing in a fun, game oriented environment.
  • Lead fencing footwork and drills for youth beginners.
  • Provide positive feedback and fencing instruction.
  • Follow all USA Fencing safety guidelines, including any required COVID-19 protocols.


  • 2+ Years Fencing Experience (as a fencer or as a coach)
  • Knowledge of foil OR sabre fencing equipment and rules
  • Positive and friendly, works will with children.
  • Reliable Transportation Required
  • Experience working with children preferred
  • High School or College Students may apply

Application Instructions:

Please email Amy Durkan at with a resume or description of your experience and interest.

Application Deadline: 5/15/2021

Contact Information:

Amy Durkin

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