Youth Sports - Coach/Official

Posted: 11/20/2022

We have various sports and programming available throughout the year for children age 3 through elementary school. This position is responsible for teaching fundamentals of the game, enforcing rules and regulations during games, and emphasizing good sportsmanship and enjoyment of the sport. Additional responsibilities include game preparation and maintaining a safe environment.
 
PRIMARY QUALIFICATIONS
Skills:
Knowledge of the sport’s skills and rules and safety awareness are required. Personal experience in the sport, background in Y sports philosophy and experience refereeing or coaching are beneficial.

Competencies: 
Must be energetic and enjoy working with kids in a fun and fast-paced environment. Must be sensitive to the needs of individuals and have the ability to build rapport with participants and parents. Other critical competencies include self-confidence, strong communication skills, and the ability to enforce rules impartially, consistently and calmly. Must possess a spirit of good sportsmanship and exhibit the Y core values of respect, responsibility, honesty and caring.
 
SCHEDULE
Saturdays from 8:00 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
 
WAGE
Starting at $9.00 per hour. Includes fully paid YMCA adult membership.
 
ABOUT THE Y
At the Y, we work hard but have fun doing it! The Y is about youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Employees describe working at the Y as family-friendly, supportive, welcoming, fast-paced, and meaningful. The Y is more than just a job; we are a cause to embrace, designed to serve our community. We are conveniently located within blocks of downtown Stevens Point, UW-Stevens Point, and Mid-State Technical College.
 
HOW TO APPLY
A fully completed Stevens Point Area YMCA Employment Application is required. If you are a student, a copy of your school schedule is also required. Applications are available at the Member Services desk or online at www.spymca.org, JOBS tab.