Dec 15, 2023

Head Swim Team Coach

  • YMCA of the Fox Cities
  • Appleton, WI, USA
Full time Head Coach

Job Description

The Fox Cities YMCA Swim Team (FCYST) is hiring a head swim team coach for our growing competitive club. As a head coach, you’ll work with swimmers of all ages and abilities, sharing your experience as a competitive swimmer & athlete. Lead practices from both the water & from the dry deck and attend all swim meets, including being able to help host events. Coaches within the Y need to be excellent communicators, being able to share athletic information with parents about team activities, practices and events, along with helping to manage team staff. Swim coaches at the Y get to share their passion for the sport with the next generation of swimmers.

This is a full-time position. The FCYST swim team practices primarily in the evening with competitions over the weekends.

The Fox Cities YMCA Swim Team (FCYST) is a club swim team that is both YMCA and USA Swimming sponsored. We hold athletes & coaching staff to a high standard by enforcing the core values of the Y.


  • Previous experience as a competitive swimmer is required.
  • Previous experience coaching youths is preferred but not required.
  • Previous experience working within web-based application/platform.
  • Certification in Lifeguarding, CPR, First-Aid & AED or be willing to obtain through the YMCA once hired.  


Full-time benefits of joining our team:

  • Free Family YMCA membership
  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Paid time off, holiday and sick time off
  • Discounts on programs, classes, child care, and more!
  • Y Retirement Plan and 403(B) Retirement Option

Click here to view a summary of our Full-Time Benefits.


At the Y, you will have the opportunity to grow in a professional, supportive environment. Here, you can apply your experience, knowledge and abilities, while discovering new talents within yourself as you affect positive change in the lives of those around you. The benefits of working at the YMCA stay with you for a lifetime. Discover your passion at the Y!


The YMCA is for all. We make sure that everyone, no matter their age, gender, race, ability, or any other identifier, is welcomed as part of the YMCA family.  We are proud to celebrate diversity as an equal opportunity workplace. 

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