YMCA of San Diego County

Receive alerts when this company posts new jobs.

Similar Jobs

Job Details

Master Swim Coach

at YMCA of San Diego County

Posted: 10/15/2019
Job Status: Part Time
Job Reference #: 13229

Job Description

Looking for a job outdoors?

Do you have a passion for coaching Swim Teams?

Are you 18 or older?

Become a Masters Swim Coach at the Y!


Central – Mission Valley YMCA

Y would I apply?

  • FREE Complete Gym Membership
  • FREE Workout Classes
  • FREE Pool Access
  • Work with Your Friends - Text them the link to this page now!
  • Build Your Resume
  • Opportunities for Growth
  • Community Involvement
  • PART TIME Perks
    • FREE Family Membership
    • Paid Sick Leave
    • Paid Professional Development Opportunities

Sound good? (We think so, too!) Here’s what you would do:

  • Prepare swim team area for workout
  • Conduct appropriate stretching and warm-up/cool-down activities
  • Maintain safety and discipline during workouts and meets
  • Schedule and host team swim meets
  • Respond to the individual needs of participants
  • Assist in providing a variety of demonstration, explanation, and practice and skill correction during each workout
  • Assist in effective communication with athletes and parents in a friendly manner and providing appropriate encouragement
  • Attend staff and aquatics’ trainings

“OK, I’m sold!” What do I need to qualify?

  • Must be 18 or older
  • Must have 1 year of experience coaching
  • Must have 2 years of experience in competitive swimming
  • Current Certifications:
    • CPR PRO/AED for Professional Rescuer
    • First Aid
  • The Certifications above must be from one of the following certifying organizations:
    • American Red Cross
    • American Heart Association
    • American Safety & Health Institute
  • Must complete Principles of Competitive Swimming & Diving within 30 days of hire
  • YMCA or American Red Cross Lifeguard certification desirable (will be required if supervising off-site events)
  • YMCA or WSI Swim Lesson certification desirable
  • Safety training for Swim Coaches desirable
  • YMCA Swim Lesson Instructor (YSL) Certification desirable
  • Familiarity with Meet Manager and Team Manager software desirable
  • Must have visual and auditory ability to respond to critical incidents and physical ability to act swiftly in emergency situations
  • Must have ability to observe participant activities adequately, to enforce safety regulations and to apply appropriate policies and procedures


Application Instructions

Please click on the link below to apply for this position. A new window will open and direct you to apply at our corporate careers page. We look forward to hearing from you!