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Foil Coach, Academy of Fencing Masters (Campbell, CA)

Full Time/Part Time:  Full Time
Start Date: 8/1/2018

Job Description:

Academy of Fencing Masters (California) is looking for a full time foil coach.  We are in search of qualified coach, ideally with some coaching experience in the United States.  A new coach will join a dynamic and vibrant community of our members and staff.


A new coach will be responsible for running group classes, providing private lessons, running specialized clinics and camps, teach and help in outreach programs, communicating with fencers about their goals and achievements as well as providing individualized feedback, and strip coach fencers at competition, from local and regional to national levels.


Certified fencing coach with experience in taking young kids to high competitive level.
Must have a relevant coaching education and/or certification.  English verbal communication at least at Intermediate level.

Retiring international level fencers with initial coaching experience in the United States are welcome to apply as well.

Application Instructions:

If you are interested in exploring this position please send an email to

Please include:

  •  Cover Letter with brief introduction to yourself
  •  Detailed resume that includes your personal athletic background and results and your coaching achievements

Additional Information:

Our club is relatively young, was founded in 2013, but since then established itself as a one of leading clubs on the regional scene and many of our fencers perform great at the national level as well, currently excelling in youth categories and working ourselves up to cadet and junior level.

In the last season AFM was US club #1 in Youth National Championship SYC -

We have 2 locations in the Silicon Valley, CA (about 25 minutes drive from each other)- one in Campbell, our original one and the newest location in Sunnyvale., with 9 electrical and 4 practice strips in Campbell and 24 full length electrical strips in Sunnyvale.

Application Deadline:


Contact Information:

Irina Chirashnya

Date Posted: February 22, 2018