Masters Swim Coach

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Dow Bay Area Family YMCA Job Description

Job Title: Masters Swim Coach

Reports to: Aquatics Director

Status: Part Time

Compensation: $20/hr. base pay or $22/hr. Master Coach Certified

Position Summary:

The Masters Swim Coach will be responsible for growing and developing the Masters Swim program, encouraging participation and progress. As well as designing and implementing weekly swim workouts for Masters swimmers.

Coaching Duties:

  • Set goals and develop a seasonal plan for the club
  • Help swimmers set individual goals and monitor process
  • Create and coach workouts
  • Offer stroke development clinics with video filming options
  • Attend continuing education offerings for swimming coaches

Summary of Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED.
  •  2 years of coaching experience.
  • Minimum 21 years of age.
  • Current membership in USMS*
  • Understanding of the rules of USMS* and YMCA.
  • Minimum of Level 2 Masters coach certificate* (or will obtain within 6 months).
  • Demonstrate proficiency in teaching stroke development, stroke correction, and proper technique.
  • Safety training for coaches or lifeguard certification including CPR, first aid, and AED.
  • Exceptional organizational skills and ability to multitask
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent writing, listening, and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to make clear recommendations and decisions

*Only if we plan to form an official USMS Masters Club

HOW TO APPLY: Email your resume to Rachael England: rengland@ymcabaycity.org

  • Reservations are for members only.

  • Reservations can be made up to 5 days in advance or until one hour before the class starts. If you wish to reserve a spot within one hour before class starts, please call the MEMBER SERVICE DESK.

  • Please be on time for your reservation. If you are late for your appointment, you will not get additional time. (e.g. your reserved lap swim time is 9am-9:45am, but you do not get in the pool until 9:20am, your reservation still ends at 9:45am.)

  • Reservations can also be made at the MEMBER SERVICE DESK or by calling us at 989.895.8596

  • There are daily/weekly limits on some classes/areas to give opportunities to other members. The system will let you know if your daily/weekly limit has been reached.

  • If you are unable to attend your reserved appointment, please cancel your appointment online or call the MEMBER SERVICE DESK.

Book Your Spot:

Reservation Reminders:

  • Reservations are for members only.

  • Reservations can be made up to 5 days in advance or until one hour before the class starts. If you wish to reserve a spot within one hour before class starts, please call the Member Service Desk.

  • Please be on time for your reservation. If you are late for your appointment, you will not get additional time. (e.g. your reserved lap swim time is 9am-9:45am, but you do not get in the pool until 9:20am, your reservation still ends at 9:45am.)

  • Reservations can also be made at the Member Service Desk or by calling us at 989.895.8596

  • There are daily/weekly limits on some classes/areas to give opportunities to other members. The system will let you know if your daily/weekly limit has been reached.

  • If you are unable to attend your reserved appointment, please cancel your appointment online or call the Member Service Desk.
Reminders
Instructions
  • Reservations are for members only.

  • Reservations can be made up to 5 days in advance or until one hour before the class starts. If you wish to reserve a spot within one hour before class starts, please call the Member Service Desk.

  • Please be on time for your reservation. If you are late for your appointment, you will not get additional time. (e.g. your reserved lap swim time is 9am-9:45am, but you do not get in the pool until 9:20am, your reservation still ends at 9:45am.)

  • Reservations can also be made at the Member Service Desk or by calling us at 989.895.8596

  • There are daily/weekly limits on some classes/areas to give opportunities to other members. The system will let you know if your daily/weekly limit has been reached.

  • If you are unable to attend your reserved appointment, please cancel your appointment online or call the Member Service Desk.

Financial AsSistance Programs

Individuals will not be turned away from participating in programs, activities, and/or membership due to their inability to pay. The Y maintains a generous financial assistance program for youth, adults, and families who demonstrate financial need. Funding for this program is provided by fundraising events at the Dow Bay Area Family YMCA and community-wide donors.