COACH JOB DESCRIPTION
REPORTS TO: YMCA Youth Sports Department
GENERAL FUNCTION: To provide leadership as a coach and serve as a positive role model for a YMCA youth sports team.
Must be 18 years of age or older.
Must have participated in YMCA’s coaches training program.
Must have an interest in working with young people to
help them to develop in Spirit, Mind, and Body.
Must have basic knowledge and is willing to learn more about
the sport being coached.
CPR and Basic First Aid
Provides an enjoyable experience that enables the players to have fun. Provides a safe experience for the players.
Implement the YMCA youth sports philosophy.
Teaches the fundamentals and sport skills. Serves as a liaison between
YMCA staff and program participant.
Completes the required online Background Check and ‘Heads Up’ concussion module.
Specific Tasks: Attends all training events and coaches meetings.
Sets up and attend all team practices and games.
Communicates important information regarding practices and
games to all players and their parents.
Assumes responsibility for all equipment and facility provided
for the team.
Follows branch emergency procedures and complete accident
reports as necessary.
Dresses and behaves appropriately at all times, serving as a
positive role model for youth.
Involves family in team activities (scorekeeping, refreshments,
officials, events, communications, etc.)
Contacts players on team roster immediately when schedules