Duluth Area Family YMCA

Assistant Swim Coach - Duluth

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Active since 23-07-2017 Job category Sport
Location Duluth Level Entry level / Graduate
Educational level GCSE / A-Level / Highscho... Employment type -
Hours 0 Salary -

POSITION SUMMARY:
Provides excellent service to team members in a safe, enjoyable, and positive environment through coaching of age group swimmers.

POSITION SCHEDULING:  Mon, Tues, Thurs,Fri 4-5pm & 7:15-8:30p. Swim Meets on weekends.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
1. Assist the head coach with conducting practices and guiding skill mastery, program planning, and communication with swimmers. Ensure that Y values are incorporated into programming.
2. Conducts energizing, fun, safe, and educational practices. Ensures fair practice and meet experiences.
3. Assist with the collection and organization of performance data.
4. Builds effective, authentic relationships with members; helps them connect with each other and the YMCA.
5. Follows all YMCA policies, rules, regulations and procedures.
6. Able to commit to a set practice schedule and attend at least 75% of the practices assigned.
7. Stays up to date on competitive swimming best practices and trends.
8. Completes incident and accident reports as necessary.
9. Commit to a set practice schedule and attend at least 80% of the practices assigned. If unable to attend, a qualified replacement must be arranged.
10. Certified swim instructor or coach is preferred
11. Must be at least 18 years of age


YMCA COMPETENCIES (Leader):
Values: Demonstrates in word and action the Y’s core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility and a commitment to the Y’s mission, in all matters at all times.

Relationships: Builds authentic relationships in the service of enhancing individual and team performance to support the Y’s work.

Influence: Employs influence strategies that engage, inspire, and build commitment to the cause and overall Y goals.

Communication: Listens and expresses self effectively and in a manner that reflects a true understanding of the needs of the audience.

Quality results: Demonstrates and fosters a strong commitment to achieving goals in a manner that provides quality experiences.

Self Development: Is dedicated to the improvement of own capabilities, and demonstrates this through the continual expansion of knowledge, and skills.


QUALIFICATIONS:
1. 2-3 years of experience coaching competitive swimming
2. CPR, AED, First Aid, Lifeguard certified

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
• Ability to instruct and observe participants in proper swim techniques.
• Ability to safely traverse pool deck.
• Ability to lift equipment

The Duluth Area Family YMCA (the Y) provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, the Y complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

More information
This listing is a part-time job

Job category Sport
Industry / Industries Hospitality / Recreation / Travel
Region United States
Keywords YMCA, aquatics, Director

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Name Heather Klingsporn

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