Silver Fins Assistant Dive Coach

Applications due 12/31/18

Job Description:

The YMCA Westside Silver Fins are looking for an assistant diving coach to be mentored into taking over the team as the Head Diving Coach. We are looking for an enthusiastic coach with a keen eye for technique and an ability to coach young divers. Applicant must be willing to do travel meets with the team at various times of the year.

Responsibilities include:

1. Instruct participants in the fundamentals of diving.
2. Organizes and administers all assigned responsibilities, including recruiting, record keeping and scheduling.
3. Develops positive relationships with participants and provides motivational support and guidance.
4. Encourages member involvement and identifies potential volunteers.
5. Attends all swim team functions as assigned by supervisor.
6. Follows all YMCA policies, rules, regulations, and procedures, including emergency procedures. Completes incident and accident reports as necessary.
7. Attends staff meetings and training as required.
8. Obtains a substitute instructor when needed.
9. Incorporates the mission, philosophy, and 4 core values of the YMCA in all communication with participants and co-workers.

Prior training and certification as a diver.
 Prior documented diving experience.
 Interest in working with people and teaching
 Ability to meet the physical demands of working outdoors and underwater
 18 years of age or older
 Possess mature judgment and decision-making.
 Ability to communicate effectively with members, peers and supervisor.
 Ability to effectively communicate information on YMCA Aquatics Programs.
 Must be observant, safety conscious, and able to react calmly and quickly in an emergency.

Certifications needed prior to hire:

CPR Pro, AED, Basic First Aid, Emergency Oxygen, Y-USA Swim and Diving and USA Dive Coach certification

How to Apply

Applicants should send their resume to [email protected]

 

 

Contact Information

Darian Townsend

2919 N Litchfield Rd, Goodyear, AZ 85395

phone: 6022125142

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