At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. Our staff members are people who drive this cause – it is because of our drive, our passion, our belief in others, and our belief in the strength of our mission that we are able to make a difference – every day.
As an Assistant Master Team Coach, you will assist in providing members with an opportunity to work on their strokes, build endurance, and participate in meets in a positive and fun atmosphere. The members will learn, grow and thrive through your instruction, coaching and through social interaction. EVERY position positively impacts others at the Y - JOIN US, WE MAKE A DIFFERENCE!
To positively impact others, Y Staff Team Members exemplify CAUSE-DRIVEN LEADERSHIP competencies.
Demonstrates in word and action the Y's CORE VALUES of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility and a commitment to the Y's mission, in all matters at all times
Delivers the benefits of good health, strong connections, greater self-confidence, and a sense of security to all who seek it
Tells the Y story to help others understand the impact of the Y; develops relationships with members to support fundraising; supports fundraising efforts
Values all people for their unique talents and takes an active role in promoting practices that support diversity, inclusion and cultural competence
Builds authentic relationships in the service of enhancing individual and team performance to support the Y's work
Listens for understanding and meaning, seeks to understand the other person's point of view and expresses self effectively and in a manner that reflects a true understanding of the needs of the audience
Ability to work with diverse group of people
Good communication skills
Ability to build rapport, create relationship and to motivate members
Ability to demonstrate proper techniques
Ability to maintain control even when distracted by noise and activity
Ability work with minimal supervision
Attend training and/or courses as required by the YMCA
Attend training and/or courses as required to maintain Registered USA Swimming and USMS Coaching Designation (Masters Coaches only)
Ability to demonstrate a desire to serve others, fulfill community needs and take the initiative to assist in developing others
Ability to make sound judgments in all situations and transfer learning from one situation to another
Respond to questions and concerns of program participants and families.
Good organizational skills
Ability to step in as a lead coach when the head coach is not present or available