Full Time Head Site and Age Group Swim Team Coach

Applications due 10/15/18

Job Description:

Location: 5959 N. Discovery Place, Boise, ID 83713

The Head Site and Age-Group Coach is responsible for coaching and managing the West Y Branch of the Boise Y Swim Team, as well as supporting the Boise Y Swim Team Head Coach with administrative duties, coaching of senior and national groups, and age group coaching duties as assigned by the Head Coach. This position will oversee safety, volunteer and staff development, team member development, seasonal planning, daily workouts, and goal setting.

Key Qualifications:
Three years competitive swim coaching experience; ASCA level 3-4 or equivalent; current USA Swim and YMCA Coaching certifications or ability to obtain within 60 days; ability to meet YMCA transportation guidelines; ability to travel up to 30% of the time, including regular overnight travel; ability to effectively communicate with participants and volunteers. Excellent human relation skills and an ability to maintain positive communication with staff and members; ability to address and make solid decisions in emergency situations; excellent verbal and written communication skills including telephone etiquette and computer use; prior experience of successful supervision of staff and volunteers preferred.

Must be able to stand and walk while maintaining alertness; must be able to hear and recognize noises and distress signals; must be able to frequently bend, lean, and kneel; must be able to lift and carry up to 50 pounds; must be able to work in loud, humid environments.

Working at the Y:
This is a full time position. Schedule will vary based on practice and meet schedules.  Weekends and evenings are expected.   The Treasure Valley Family YMCA provides a progressive work environment with great benefits, including a 9% employer-funded retirement plan after two years of service with immediate vesting, ability to make additional contributions to retirement benefits through 403(b) savings plan, high quality and affordable healthcare benefits including dental and life insurance (50-75% employer-paid for family), and free use of the YMCA.  All benefits are paid by the team.



How to Apply

Application Process:
Candidates must complete an application and submit a resume.  If you have any questions regarding the position please visit our website at www.ymcatvidaho.org or contact [email protected].  Applications will be accepted until October 15.



Contact Information

For additional information, please contact: Todd Marsh, Head Coach Boise YMCA Swim Team

Treasure Valley Family YMCA
1177 W. State Street
Boise, ID 83702

phone: 208-473-9658

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