Athletic Coaching Opportunities

Mercy Burlingame Athletics has the following openings available:

Spring Sports

Assistant Coach - Softball

Mercy High School is seeking an Associate Head Softball Coach for the current season. The responsibilities of the coach is to teach skills and strategies necessary for competition.

Applicants are required to:

  • Attend all practices, games, and team events.
  • Assist Head Coach in planning and organizing practices and game day logistics.
  • Communicate with players and parents.
  • Drive a school vehicle when needed.
  • Qualifications:
  • High School or club coaching experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of the rules, regulations, and strategies used in high school softball.
  • A positive coaching style.

Please contact Asst. Head of School for Student Life, Claire Rietmann-Grout crietmanngrout@mercyhsb.com if interested.

Assistant Coach - Swimming

Mercy High School is seeking an Assistant Swim coach for the current season. The responsibilities of the coach is to teach skills and strategies necessary for competition.

Applicants are required to:

  • Attend all practices, games, and team events.
  • Assist Head Coach in planning and organizing practices and game day logistics.
  • Communicate with players and parents.
  • Drive a school vehicle when needed.
  • Qualifications:
  • High School or club coaching experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of the rules, regulations, and strokes used in high school swimming.
  • A positive coaching style.

Please contact Athletics Director Charlie Dougherty if interested.

Volunteer Shuttle Driver

Mercy Athletics is seeking a shuttle driver to help drive athletes to practice within the Burlingame area from 2:30 to 3:00. Parents or volunteers will drive a Mercy van in a one way trip to practice. They must be cleared by the DMV and covered under the Mercy insurance. If anyone is interested, please contact Assistant Head of School, Claire Rietmann-Grout, crietmanngrout@mercyhsb.com.

All candidates must have or be willing to get:
  • First/Aid/CPR certification
  • TB test clearance
  • Shield the Vulnerable certification
  • Current drivers license
  • Finger Print clearance
  • NFHS coaching certification

Any interested person should contact Athletic Director Charlie Dougherty - cdougherty@mercyhsb.com or 650-762-1107