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Foil Coach, Tim Morehouse Fencing Club, Port Chester, NY

Type of Position:  Full Time  

Job Title:    Foil Coach

Start Date: ASAP

Job Description/Responsiblities: 

  • Maintain a safe environment for all fencers and staff 
  • Deliver group classes and private lessons
  • Strip coaching at tournaments
  • Traveling to local and regional tournaments 
  • Solid understanding of all sports rules and regulations 
  • Work with a team of coaches to provide cohesive traIning
  • Lead classes in an energetic and engaging way
  • Demonstrate commitment to safety
  • Retention and Development of students
  • Strong leadership ability and positive attitude 
  • Ability to manage your schedule
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with fencers, parents and colleagues 
  • Ability to run portions of our classes including the warm-up, fencing games, club footwork exercises, club drills and supervise or referee structured bouting
  • Provide constructive feedback to fencers and parents 
  • Represent Tim Morehouse Fencing Club in a professional manner

  Expectations and Requirements:

  • Professional conduct at all times:  TMFC Coaches must conduct themselves professionally at all times while at the club, on any trips representing the club and during any times when students or members are present
  • Safety policies and certifications:  ALL COACHES MUST BE SAFE SPORT Certified and familiarized with the Club's Code of Conduct 
  • USA Fencing coach membership including safe sport and background check  


  • Excellent knowledge of technical and tactical fencing skills
  • Minimum 2+years coach experience 
  • Communication with clients and fellow colleagues:  All staff must be available to respond to emails, texts and phone calls within a timely manner from the fellow staff and client
  • Delivery high quality, age appropriate fencing coaching to our athletes at all times 
  • A strong work ethic and integrity of character

Application Instructions:   Please apply by emailing your CV and cover letter to: 

Additional Information:   


Posted 3/3/2022