Location and Job Title:
Assistant Swim Team Coach
JCC of San Francisco
3200 California St
San Francisco, CA 94118
The mission of the JCCSF Swim Team is to provide young swimmers with quality coaching that will help them develop and enhance their swimming and endurance skills. To create an environment where swimmers feel like they are part of a team and learn how to compete with the goal of putting forth their absolute best effort and regardless of the result feel confident and supported for that effort. The JCCSF Swim Team is a continuum of the JCCSF Swim School and Youth Athletic programs, providing young people the opportunity to develop life skills such as personal effort, integrity, confidence and teamwork.
The Assistant Swim Coach helps the Head Coach to create this experience. The Assistant Coach is expected to attend all swim meets, swim practices and team functions throughout the year and is also responsible for creating and maintaining a clean and safe environment for the swim team participants. The Assistant Coach also assists the Head Coach and Aquatics Program Manager with communicating with all swim team members as well as various swim team system functions including, but not limited to, managing team rosters, meet times and communications.
Assist Head Coach in creating thorough, age -appropriate workouts focusing on technique, endurance, stroke development, drills, etc.
Lead structured practice in absence of Head Coach
Assist with practice on days with large team attendance
Take direction and guidance from Head Coach
Help to record all work outs and track daily attendance.
Maintain a consistent presence at all swim team events such as meets, social events, meetings, etc.
Engage parents and cultivate relationships to create a collaborative swim team environment.
Assist in coordinating and executing swim team competitions and meet registrations. Record times at swim meets and assist in imputing into swim team system.
Assist in swim team social event planning, as necessary
Coordinate with other coaches on specific areas of expertise.
Assist in maintaining a clean and safe environment for swim team participants.
Be committed to the mission and goals of the JCCSF.
Additional duties as required.
Experience working with children ages 5-13 years.
2+ years swim instructor/coaching experience.
2+ years' experience as a competitive swimmer, preferred
Must have current CPR and First Aid Certification.
Experience working with parents, preferred
Enthusiastic, dynamic presence with good communication skills
Applicants must be available for all weekday practices and occasional weekend meets. The JCCSF swim season runs from September through July.
Seasonal, non-exempt, non-benefited.
Seasonal (8 - 12 hours per week),
Weekend Swim Meets when scheduled
Some holidays may be required.
The JCCSF is the longest-serving Jewish community center on the West Coast, providing educational, social, cultural and recreational programs to the entire Bay Area since 1877. Open to people of all ages, all faiths and all backgrounds, the JCCSF provides quality experiences through a mix of formal and informal activities. The JCCSF is located at 3200 California Street (at Presidio) and welcomes more than 4,500 visitors through its doors daily.