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Job Title:
Masters Swim Team Head Coach
Everett YMCA
$15.55-$16.55 per hour
Days & Hours:
Monday/ Wednesday/Friday mornings plus meets
Open until filled
Education & Experience

• Minimum age 21
• Current First Aid, CPRPRO, AED and O2 certifications
• American Red Cross Coaches Safety Training or equivalent
• Minimum one year of coaching swimming experience
• Ability to teach proper competitive swimming techniques
• Demonstrated knowledge of sound competitive swimming skills, and the ability to implement and teach these skills in a positive, healthy manner
• Fluency in second language preferred
• Ability to exercise sensitivity in working with individuals of diverse socio-economic backgrounds, cognitive and physical abilities as well as individuals of diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds
• US Master’s Coach Certification preferred.

Required Skills

Physical Demands:
• Must be able to remain alert
• Must be able to sit or stand for extended periods
• Adequate ability to hear noises and distinguish distress signals
• Ability to communicate verbally, including projecting voice across distance in normal and loud situations


Primary Duties
Provides competitive swimming instructions to Master’s programs. Organizes and conducts team workouts. Oversees basic administration of the swim team. May supervise other coaches as assigned. Acts as a liaison and champion for the YMCA.

Job Duties/Responsibilities:
• Organizes and administers all assigned coaching responsibilities, including daily practices, recruiting, record keeping and scheduling
• Develops positive relationships with team members and provides motivational support and guidance
• Increases team member awareness of all healthy lifestyle factors and YMCA values
• May supervise assistant coaches
• Recruits prospective members and provides information about YMCA membership and swim team fee structure
• Attends staff meetings and trainings as required
• Follow all YMCA policies, rules, regulations, and procedures, including emergency procedures, complete incident and accident reports as necessary
• Attends swim meets and swim team functions as agreed upon with supervisor
• Accountable for discipline and conduct of team members
• Encourages member and parent involvement and identifies potential volunteers
• Conveys basic knowledge of all program areas to members and participants and as appropriate refers members to appropriate staff member
• Compile program statistics
• Monitor and evaluates the effectiveness of and participation in program
• Completion of YMCA specific training/certification as directed


Janette Parent

Submission Instructions

To Apply: Apply online below and then Submit Cover Letter, Application, and Resume with three professional references to:
Janette Parent
Senior Aquatics Director
Include “Masters Swim Team Head Coach” in the subject line
No phone calls, please.

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