Jun 19, 2019

Head Age Group Coach & Lifeguard

  • Upper Main Line YMCA
  • Upper Main Line YMCA, Berwyn Paoli Road, Berwyn, PA, USA
Full time Head Age Group Coach

Job Description

Head Age Group Coach & Lifeguard

The Upper Main Line YMCA (UMLY) is seeking an experienced person to work a full-time position of head age group coach for our 9-12 year-old swim team groups.  The candidate will play an integral role on our both our Aquatics and Competitive staff team. The UMLY team is nationally ranked in YMCA Swimming, having just placed 4th at YMCA Nationals. We also have maintained a USA Swimming Bronze Level recognition for the past 3 years.  The successful candidate will oversee the training and development of our age groups 2 and 3 (Approximately 100 swimmers). This person will be responsible for leading part-time assistant coaches. This is a full time hourly position (40 hours per week).  The typical week is 30 hours coaching and 10 hours guarding. During the weeks that team is not in session, this position will work the majority of hours in the aquatics department. 



  • Age group coaching experience - 3 years preferred.
  • ASCA level 3 certification or equivalent preferred.

    • Ellis lifeguard certification or ability to secure it (we train).
    • High School graduate 

  • The successful candidate should also possess strong leadership, communication, organization skills.

    • Must be available evenings and weekends for practice/meets. Travel to meets is required.  

  • The candidate must be able to adhere to the YMCA vision/core values. 

For more information contact Lou Petto 610-647-9622 x 2020 or lpetto@ymcagbw.org

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