Under the direction of the Swim Director and/or Swim Coordinator, Swim Team Coach I assists in the supervision of all aspects of the competitive swimming program. This includes teaching, administration, and deck coaching as a representative of the Y at all team events and functions.
Train and supervise swimmers as directed by the head swim team coach in the Y competitive philosophy.
Conduct safe, effective team practices and swim meet warm-up sessions.
Communicate as necessary with parents and other coaches regarding assignments, swimmer progress, and upcoming events.
Provide a positive role model for youth in all functions as a representative of the Y.
Communicate team needs and requests to the Swim Coach III (Head Swim Team Coach).
Hot and humid environment with moderate physical exercise.
Pool safety and instructional equipment, some computer skills.
Lifeguard or Coach's Safety training, CPR and First Aid certifications required within first 90 days of employment. Background in Health, Physical Education, or Recreation preferred.
1-2 years experience in competitive swimming preferred