BASIC ASSIGNMENT :
To instruct and coach the Swim Team in accordance with the YMCA and/or U.S.A. Swimming guidelines, to ensure the safety of participants, and to use good judgment in decision making or in potentially hazardous situations.
Must be 16 years of age
Must have current CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certification
Must have current First Aid certification
Two (2) years experience competitive swimming
Ability to become certified in YMCA Swim Lessons program within 90 days of hire.
YMCA or WSI Swim Lesson certification
Safety training for Swim Coaches
EMPLOYMENT REQUIREMENTS :
The following requirements for employment are:
Criminal record clearance by being fingerprinted prior to reporting for work and signing a statement regarding criminal convictions.
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.
Ability and desire to work with children and parents/volunteers.
Enforcing safety rules while coaching.
Report to work as scheduled and be prepared to coach on time.
Maintain control of participants in the pool and locker room.
Keep informed on team happenings and be available to answer parents concerns and questions.
Always promote an encouraging, healthy atmosphere for team participants.
Report maintenance requests and equipment needs to the Head Coach.
Responsible for assisting with monthly swim meets and organizing and implementing swim competition.
Responsible for maintaining the necessary equipment.
Ensure adequate registration for all participants.
Conduct swim-tryouts as needed.
Provide corrective feedback in a positive manner.
Promote the mission, goals, and objectives of the YMCA.
Exhibit core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility at all times.
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