Gymnastics Coaches are key members of the Health & Wellness team and will report to the Senior Director of Health & Wellness. The primary responsibilities include hands-on-coaching, lesson planning to improve the participants skills on our tumbling equipment through a comprehensive warm-up, movement games, floor exercises, and activities to strengthen tumbling and balancing techniques for athletes aged 4-18 years old. Gymnastics Coaches ensure that fair opportunities and the philosophy of the Youth Sports Programs is maintained. They are expected to assist in assessing a participant's skills and abilities to help develop strength, coordination, flexibility and increased fitness level. Create and implement lesson plans for practices. Maintain supervision and care of each athlete under the care of the Youth Sports program. Organizing and maintaining gymnastic equipment. Represent Commonpoint Queens in a positive light at all times.
SKILLS AND REQUIRED COMPETENCIES -Manage time well -Multitasking -Show initiative and be able to prioritize- Gymnastics background a must -Be responsible and trustworthy -Previous experience coaching children -Teach life skills-Develop character -Communicate effectively with administration, parents, players and referees-Manage cleanliness of playing space -Performs any other related duties as assigned by Senior Director -Assisting in equipment set-up and breakdown -Ability to be flexible and to adjust work schedule to reflect varying accounting deadlines -Effective verbal, listening and written communication skills -Effective organizational, stress and time management skill -Ability to work with a diverse group of people
Proactive work ethic and ability to perform with minimal supervision Location: Central Queens: 67-09 108th St. Forest Hills, NY 11375
Commonpoint Queens is a non-profit, multi service agency with a flagship site in Forest Hills and 50 additional sites throughout the community that provides a diverse array of programs and services to over 35,000. Our mission is to sustain and enhance the quality of family and individual life for all members of our community, regardless of religion, ethnic or cultural background, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual preference, age, or disability, within a pervasive and inclusive environment that facilitates individual growth, meets individual needs and builds community. We accomplish this mission through a broad range of social, educational, and recreational services that reach community members of all ages and backgrounds.