- Youth Development
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The YMCA of Coastal Carolina goal is to build strong kids, strong families, and strong communities. We are able to achieve that goal by employing people who exemplify the values of our mission: caring, honestly, respect, and responsibility. If you are interested in making a difference in someone's life, whether they are age 2 or 92, please ask about our employment opportunities. We would love to talk to you about joining our team!
Provide competitive swimming instruction in a safe environment, ensuring adherence to pool rules and regulations, and using creative techniques to engage children and families. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following, and may also include other duties as assigned: Utilize comprehensive knowledge of the rules and fundamentals of the sport of competitive swimming to provide instruction and coaching for various age groups in accordance with National YMCA guidelines. Communicate with Head Coach to discuss swimmers progress, areas to improve, and opportunities to compete. Assist the Head Coach in providing quality instruction to all participants. Build relationships with swimmers and their families. Ensure the health and safety of all individuals in the pool, i.e. caution regarding unsafe practices and conditions and perform rescue/first aid when necessary. Report accidents and injuries and complete accident reports. Demonstrate and teach Character Development values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility. Responsible for arriving prepared for the scheduled practice, which includes arriving 15 minutes prior; in proper attire; prepared for constant concentration and visual surveillance of swimmers with no distractions. Work in harmony and cooperation with the staff, volunteers, and members of the YMCA to develop team spirit and family atmosphere. Observes and enforces all rules and regulations of the YMCA, including monitoring swimmers in the locker room, pool area, other YMCA training rooms (i.e. Wellness Center) as well as off-site facilities. Handle disciplinary actions in a timely, equitable, and effective manner, according to YMCA policy. Provide guidance and support to swimmers at swim meets. This will include encouraging swimmer and family participation, completing all required reports and records according to established timelines and procedures. Assist head coach with swimmer substitutions and scratches.
Contact: Michelle Krenzer