Jul 31, 2018

Assistant Swim Coach

  • Wilton Y Wahoos
  • Wilton, CT, USA
Part time Assistant Coach

Job Description

The Wilton Wahoos swim team (www.wywahoos.org), is seeking an enthusiastic and energetic assistant swim coach to join its staff. The Wilton Wahoos swim team is a Silver-medal club in the USA Swimming Club Excellence program and a Level 4 club in the USA Swimming Development program. We have over 300 active swimmers split between eight practice groups with a wide range of abilities from beginners to Olympic Trials qualifiers. Minimum Requirements:  Current USA Swimming and YMCA coach credentials or the ability to become certified within six weeks of hire.  Current Coaches Safety Training, CPR and First Aid certifications.  Competitive swimming experience at high school or college level.  Previous coaching or teaching experience is preferred.  Ability to travel to away meets around state of Connecticut. The position requires approximately 12-18 hours per week on weekday evenings. Responsibilities include:  Working on deck and in the water with the Wahoo Age Group program.  Weekend swim meets approximately once every two months. (These hours are in addition to the 12-18 hours per week.)  The right candidate will also have the opportunity to lead one of our more novice practice groups which would enable them to work approximately 5-8 extra hours per week. The Assistant Swim Coach position is an hourly position. Benefits include:  Riverbrook Regional YMCA adult membership  Paid meet travel expenses  Paid continuing coach education  YMCA and Wahoo program discounts for family members. Interested applicants should apply at the Wilton TMCA website. For more information contact: Alex Baxter ,Associate Director of Competitive Aquatics. abaxter@riverbrookymca.org (203) 762-8384 x288

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