Ocean County YMCA, Toms River, NJ
OCY Hiring Assistant Coaches
The Ocean County YMCA Swim Team is hiring lead practice group and assistant coaches who are passionate about helping swimmers to learn, improve, and reach their potential! Our swim team consists of over 300 swimmers from competitive beginners to nationally-ranked. Operating under the supervision of the Head Coach and Head Age Group Coach, you will assist in coaching swimmers in practices and at meets. You must have the ability to instruct, evaluate, and demonstrate proper stroke techniques in all four competitive strokes. In addition, you must be available to work on nights and weekends as needed, including out-of-town weekend trips at the YMCA’s expense.
QUALIFICATIONS: Applicants must be at least 18 years of age with previous experience in swim instruction; previous coaching experience is preferred. You must be able to demonstrate swim coach skills in accordance with YMCA standards, including the areas of focus of youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Requirements within 30 days of hire include completion of Child Abuse Prevention, Life guarding, CPR, First Aid, AED, YMCA Principles of Swimming Course, and USA Swimming coach registration requirements.
This is a PART TIME position with opportunities to learn, gain valuable experience, and to be considered for advancement in responsibility. Interested applicants should email a resume and three personal references to Head Age Group Coach Corey Matthews at firstname.lastname@example.org. Go Tiger Sharks!