Head Swim Coach – Competitive & Developmental Teams in Tampa, FL

Job Description:

Title Head Swim Coach – Competitive & Developmental Teams
Minimum Salary $13.00
Maximum Salary $17.00
City Valrico
State FL
Description The Tampa Metropolitan Area YMCA is a ‘4-star’ Charity Navigator and Guidestar ‘Gold’ rated non-profit charitable organization for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Join a cause-driven association with a focus on nurturing the potential of every child and teen, improving the nation’s health and well-being and providing opportunities to give back and support our neighbors.

Great opportunity with the Tampa YMCA to join this dynamic, $34.4 million charity. We are seeking a proven, self-motivated, cause-driven professional to join our aquatics team. We are looking for an outgoing, organized, and self-directed individual to join our swim team program. The Head Swim Coach of the Campo site is a full-time opportunity with a focus on providing leadership for the athletes and parents while working in tandem with the other TYS sites. Located in Valrico (Brandon area), the Campo YMCA is situated in a growing family area of Tampa Bay. Tampa YMCA Stingrays (TYS) is a young, up and coming team in the Tampa Metro area and is looking for a leader who will continue the process of building the Campo site from the ground up. Quality people, great association support, stable pool time, and a committed group of coaches provide a good foundation for growth. We are looking for someone who can advance the mission of the team and the YMCA through strong relationship building, recruiting, and coaching efforts.

Position Objectives:

Establish a culture where the Total TYS TEAM is valued.

Collaborate with the Association Director of Competitive Swimming to define seasonal goals and objectives for the site and the TEAM as a whole.

Provide support and supervision of the North Brandon and Plant City Developmental Swim Team programs.

Educate athletes and families about the values of commitment and long term athletic development.

Create an environment of life skill development where families want to send their children and athletes want to come back.

Ensure TYS is an asset to the Campo branch by maintaining positive relationships with staff, members and other patrons and adhering to facility rules and policies.

Assist in the development of age group coaches and Y swim lessons in order to build a pipeline to transition participants to the swim team.

The Tampa Metropolitan Area YMCA provides a progressive work environment with great benefits and a competitive salary; 12% employer-funded, fully vested retirement plan after two years of services; 403(b) savings plan; excellent, yet affordable health benefits including medical, dental, vision, life, and disability insurance; complimentary YMCA family membership with program discounts; generous paid time off package with a minimum of 22 days; and the ability to work with innovative, talented and diverse individuals driven by a ‘best in class’ philosophy with ongoing professional development opportunities.

We promise a great experience at the Y, every day. If we ever fail to meet your expectations let us know…we’ll make it right. Guaranteed! Because we care.

Requirements Required:

High School diploma.

Approximately 25-30 on deck hours per week + administrative duties

Attend local and regional meets as required.

Knowledge in the areas of swim team and water safety education.

2+ years coaching with a USA swimming club with a proven record of accomplishment.

Ability to communicate clearly with both parents and athletes.

Strong organizational and season planning skills.

Relates to children, members and other staff in a positive manner.

A passion for service, quality, and the pursuit of excellence are necessary.

Ability to learn, lead, sell the vision, and work hard.

Successful completion of cognitive and behavioral assessments, background screening and drug test. First Aid, CPR, AED and 02 obtained within first 30 days of employment and then maintained throughout employment.

This position requires a valid driver license and will require frequent local travel.



Bachelor’s Degree

Competitive swimming experience at the club or collegiate level

One or more years of supervision experience

Familiarity with social media platforms to help promote and market TYS Swimming

A working knowledge of Team Unify and/or Team Manager

How to Apply

Quick link to apply: https://re11.ultipro.com/TAM1001/JobBoard/JobDetails.aspx?__ID=*38EF44EC88DB4EFF







Contact Information

John Bruenning

phone: 813-866-9622 ext 1909

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