Swim Coach

Pay Range: $12.10 - $16.64/Hour
Job Type: Part Time
Status Comments: Part Time
Location: South Bay
# of Openings: 1
Application Deadline: 9/17/17

Description

Looking for professional, passionate, flexible and motivated candidates to work in the Aquatics department. As a Swim Coach, will assist in instruction and coaching of the swim team in accordance with the YMCA of San Diego County and/or USA Swimming standards.Individuals selected for this position will receive the benefit of a free family membership and have a great opportunity to be a part of an organization that positively impacts the lives of others! 

What a Swim Coach Does…

  • Prepare swim team area for workout.
  • Conduct appropriate stretching and warm-up/cool-down activities.
  • Maintain safety and discipline during workouts and meets.
  • Schedule and host team swim meets.
  • Respond to the individual needs of participants.
  • Assist in providing a variety of demonstration, explanation, and practice and skill correction during each workout.
  • Assist in effective communication with athletes and parents in a friendly manner and providing appropriate encouragement.
  • Model the values and mission of the YMCA at all times.
  • Attend staff and aquatics’ trainings.

What We Look for in a Swim Coach…

  • Minimum age of 18 years of age
  • One (1) year coaching experience required
  • Two (2) years experience competitive swimming
  • Current CPR PRO/AED for the Professional Rescuer certification and must be from one of the following certifying organization: American Red Cross, American Heart Association or American Safety & Health Institute.
  • Current First Aid certification and must be from one of the following certifying organization: American Red Cross, American Heart Association or American Safety & Health Institute.
  • Visual and auditory ability to respond to critical incidents and the physical ability to act swiftly in an emergency situation.
  • Ability to adequately observe participant activities, enforce safety regulations, and apply appropriate policies and procedures.
  • Principles of Competitive Swimming & Diving within 30 days.

Desirable:

  • YMCA or American Red Cross Lifeguard certification (will be required if supervising off-site events)
  • YMCA or WSI Swim Lesson certification
  • Safety training for Swim Coaches
  • YMCA Swim Lesson Instructor (YSL) Certification
  • Familiarity with Meet Manager and Team Manager software




Are you a returning applicant?

Previous Applicants:

If you do not remember your password click here.

Back to Search Results

New Search


Powered By Taleo