Sep 04, 2019

Assistant Age Group Coach

  • Lakota Family YMCA Stingrays
  • Lakota Family YMCA, Liberty Township, OH, USA
Part time Age Group Coach

Job Description

The Lakota Family YMCA is looking for 1-2 Assistant Coaches for our year-round YMCA/USA swim team.  We are located just north of Cincinnati in Liberty Township, Ohio.  We compete as a member of the Southwest Ohio YMCA Swim League as well as being a USA Swimming registered club.  Our club has seen tremendous growth, both in participation and ability level, in recent years.  This summer our swimmers have been championship finalists at Ohio Swimming Junior Olympics, USA Swimming Central Zones Championships, and YMCA National Championships. 

We have an immediate need for 1-2 coaches to lead one of our 10 & Under practice groups.  The right candidate for these positions will be someone who enjoys working with younger swimmers and can be enthusiastic on the pool deck, both at practices and meets.  This candidate should also have a strong knowledge of the technical aspects of all four competitive strokes, as well as starts and turns.  Competitive swimming and/or coaching experience is preferred. 

Time Commitment: A minimum of 5 hours during the week as well as weekend meets 1-2 times per month.  Practice times are currently 5:45-7:00pm.  Additional hours (up to 15 per week, not counting meets) are available if desired by assisting with other practice groups. 

Required Certifications (must be able to obtain within 30 days of hire-Lakota YMCA can assist if needed)

  • YMCA Principles of Swimming and Diving
  • USA Swimming Coach Member – Background Check and Athlete Protection Training included
  • Safety Training for Swim Coaches from an approved organization
  • CPR/First Aid certification from an approved organization

 

This is a part-time position with hourly rate commensurate with experience.  Opportunities for additional hours exist if desired through teaching group or private swim lessons and/or lifeguarding at the Y. 

Please email a resume and short letter of interest to Head Coach, Tom Cuticchia, at tom.cuticchia@lakotaymca.com.


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