Head Age Group Coach

Job Description:

Location: 2500 Bethany Road, Sycamore, IL, USA

Under the direct supervision of the Senior Head Coach, the Head Age Group Coach will support the development, organization, and implementation of a high-quality YMCA/DCST swim team program.

  • Coaches DCST swim team members, 12 years of age and under, in competitive swimming/strength development techniques.
  • Assists with other swim team member age groups as necessary.
  • Supports DCST activities to meet YMCA objectives, standards, and guidelines.
  • Supports collaborative relationships with community organizations.
  • Supports member connections through the DCST programs.
  • Remains current in all YMCA swim team requirements, certifications, and guidelines.
  • Writes swim team practices and assists in Stroke Clinic.
  • Creates swim meet line-ups and provides supervision at swim meets.
  • Communicates with parents.
  • Provides swim team members with progress evaluations.
  • Assists in the marketing and distribution of program information, including: creation and production of materials
  • Establish and maintain social media platforms, team website, meet management and team management software programs
  • Assist in maintenance of program guide
  • Writes newspaper articles for website, social media, and print
  • Promotes fundraising and membership, in accordance with team’s strategic plan.
  • Collect team fees
  • Involved in team functions including the organization of volunteers, setup for swim meets, and season ending banquets
  • Maintains records, rosters, spreadsheets, coach’s certifications, and record board and meet participation
  • Responds to all member and community inquiries and complaints in timely manner.
  • Participates in staff meetings and/or related meetings.
  • Other duties as assigned by DCST Head Coach

How to Apply

Email resume to Dionne Horne at [email protected]

Contact Information

Dionne Horne

2500 Bethany Avenue
Sycamore, IL 60178

phone: 815-756-9577
fax: 815-758-4549

Want to take your swimfandom to the next level?

Subscribe to SwimSwam Magazine!