Part-time Assistant Coach

Applications due 07/31/19

Job Description:

The Lionville YMCA in Exton, PA is seeking part-time assistant swim coaches for our youth age-group swim team. Under the direction of the head swim coach, the assistant coach will lead clinics, practices, and meets, instructing and inspiring our young swimmers in a positive manner. Three evening shifts per week are required, which may range from one to three hours depending on the age group; there will also be regularly scheduled weekend meets that range from 4 to 6 hours each; and other clinics and events as may be scheduled. This position may be seasonal or year-round.

Requirements:

  •  High School Diploma or equivalent; 18 years of age or older
  •  Swim team experience, or extensive swim instruction experience
  •  Current lifeguard certification (available at the YMCA)
  •  Proven experience working with youth ages 6-13
  •  Ability to relate to children, parents, off site personnel and fellow staff in a mature and sensitive way, consistent with the YMCA  philosophy
  •  Flexible schedule

Responsibilities:

  • Assist the head coach in delivering a high quality, safe, competitive swim program
  • Lead specialty clinics and practices
  • Assist head coach in organizing and managing swim meets
  • Uphold all rules and policies of the YMCA
  • Ensure the safety and well being of all participants in the group
  • Maintain positive relationships with all participants, and lead with enthusiasm

Benefits: 

  • Great co-workers and members in a diverse and inclusive workplace.
  • Free individual, or discounted family YMCA membership, with completion of new employee orientation. Membership only valid while actively employed.
  • Discounts on programs, including camp, childcare, swim team, and classes. Excellent retirement savings options.
  • Up to four hours of FREE Childwatch per day.

How to Apply

Apply online at: https://www.ymcagbw.org/careers?ATSPopupJob=79099

Contact Information

Kathleen Beckman

100 Devon Drive, Exton PA 19341

phone: 610-363-9622

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