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Youth Swim Coaches at the Longmont YMCA (fall season)

YMCA of Northern Colorado
Longmont, CO
  • Posted: 3 days ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

The YMCA of Northern Colorado is seeking coaches for our Longmont YMCA Youth Swim Team. Our coaches will play a role in all facets of building and maintaining our high quality, competitive swim programs. This includes direct coaching and supervision for swim practices and meets for young people ages 5-18, providing leadership to all participants, building strong confident swimmers, creating challenging and fun swim workouts and interacting regularly with parents of our swimmers.

Programs runs September 1, 2023 through April 2023 tentatively depending on Championships, with at least one weekend meet per month over the course of the season. Times vary.

Longmont team practices are Monday, Wednesday, Friday 4:30 - 6:30pm and Tuesday, Thursday 4:30-6:30pm.

You might be the right candidate if you are an energetic and enthusiastic individual with the ability to act in a caring and responsible manner. A team player with strong communication skills and a good role model with competitive swim/coaching experience.


· Must hold current certifications in First Aid, AED, Emergency Oxygen and CPR-PR or the willingness to obtain prior to start date.

· Safety Training for Swim Coaches or willingness to obtain prior to start date.

· USA Swimming Coach Certification or completion of certification prior to start date.

· Previous swim coaching experience preferred.

· Strong knowledge of swimming as a sport to include but not limited to rules and regulations, skill development, training plans, swimmer education and motivation, parent involvement, competition and team administration.

Salary range $14-$27 per hour based on experience. Additional hours are available coaching in our Masters' swim programs and in multiple roles in the aquatics and other departments of our Y.

OUR BENEFITS ROCK. We are a family friendly organization that puts a focus on work-life balance, and our benefits prove it. All YMCA part-time staff working 10+ hours each week are eligible to receive a free family membership: From teens to seniors, this benefit impacts the entire household! Staff who work 10+ hours a week earn 50% to 100% off YMCA of Northern Colorado Programs. That includes free YMCA Camp Noco traditional day camp, youth sports, learn to skate and swim lessons, and half off YMCA Camp Santa Maria overnight camp, personal training, specialty summer camps and childcare. If you work 20+ hours a week, your benefits grow from there. Sick time is earned from day 1, and we make contributions of 10% of your salary to the YMCA Retirement Fund for eligible staff. Have questions about how our benefits apply to you? Your unique benefits package will be discussed at point hire.

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We were founded as the Young Men's Christian Association in 1844. But today, we are The Y, an association that values, and is made stronger by, its diverse people. At the YMCA of Northern Colorado, we are committed to equal opportunity employment regardless of gender, age, disability, ethnicity, sexual orientation or religious affiliation.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received.

YMCA of Northern Colorado


Longmont, CO
80501 USA



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