Assistant Swim Team Coach job – YMCA of Greater Dayton – Springboro, OH
Assistant Swim Team Coach YMCA of Greater Dayton 10,474 reviews – Springboro, OH 45066 $8.50 – $9.00 an hour – Part-time
Coffman YMCA, Spingboro, OH YMCA of Greater Dayton Part-Time/Non-Exempt $8.50 – $9.00/Hour Position Summary:Responsible for providing quality instructional training / coaching to program participants. Persons in this position must closely adhere to the YMCA of the USA guidelines for competitive coaching and swimming. Essential Functions:Act as the assistant coach for the “Maroon” Group. This includes but is not limited to design and implement a training plan, supervise swimmers and practices, preparing meet entries, and all on deck activities. Assist Swim Team Director with daily practices and swim meets for “Lower” groups on a regular basis. Assist the Swim team Director with assigned administrative duties relating to meet and practice schedules, travel, accommodation, planning and other areas as assigned. Know the appropriate EAP (emergency assistance plan) for any situation and how to properly document any incidents. Keep control of behavior of swimmers at all times, and if necessary, communication behavioral issue to parents/guardians. Adhere and be on time to all scheduled practices Ensures safety by communicating and enforcing any pool rules, policies and guidelines at participants’ comprehension level. Keep accurate records on each swimmer evaluating him/her at the beginning and end of the sessionSwim Team Director, Aquatics Director or Management Staff.. Communicate effectively to both children and their parents/ guardians. Maintain a professional attitude and appearance. Must be able to meet the physical and emotional demands of the job including being able to get into the water for training and instruction. Maintain a clean and safe environment. Removing any hazardous obstacles and reporting unsafe conditions or equipment to your supervisor. Provide an emotionally secure environment for participants. Have the aptitude and attitude for coaching all ages and levels of swimming ability. Give excellent coaching instructions. Promote aquatics and other YMCA programs. Communicate to direct supervisor any concerns, needed repairs, or incidents that may need follow-up. Communicate any suggestions to improve the aquatics facility. Follow membership retention practices of the branch. Is courteous and gives sincere attention to members by answering questions. Know the names of members and uses their names when speaking with them. Uphold guidelines as outlined in the Employee Handbook of the Association. Maintain appropriate records. Attend designated trainings and staff meetings. Carry out other duties as assigned by the Swim Team Director, Aquatics Director or Management Staff. Qualifications:Education and Certifications High school diploma or GED required. Certification requirements include CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid, and a current Lifeguard certification is recommended but not required. Experience Twelve months or more of related experience required. Must possess quality knowledge of competitive swimming organizations, strokes, starts, turns, and other related skills. Experience with Team Unify software platform preferred. Physical Demands:The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee is regularly required to stand and walk for long periods of time, to talk and hear, to sit, to bend and reach, to lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, to climb or balance, to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl, to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects. Specific vision abilities required by this position include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. The noise level is normal to loud within an active YMCA program environment.