Full Time Gymnastics Coach - Oswego, Illinois

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Thomas K. Betsinger

Gymnastics Coach
Full time w/ benefits
$36,786 - $42,000

Essential Functions & Responsibilities:

· Instruct and coach Boys & Girls USAG, GIJO gymnastics team training, competition meets, and recreational gymnastics classes and special events.

· Monitor gymnastics equipment for safety, maintenance and replacement needs.

· Communicate with, but not limited to, staff, volunteers, participants, and parents.

· Effectively manage the use of facilities, equipment, space and staff resources.

· Assist with the development and implementation of ongoing analysis and evaluation of the gymnastics program and the individual athletes.

· Assist in training and supervision of assistant coaches and instructors.

· Participate in district wide projects and events.

· Other duties as assigned.


Education and/or Experience Required:

· Must be 21 years or older with 2 years of gymnastics coaching experience.

· Ability to teach gymnastics skills through progressions.

· Ability to spot competitive gymnasts through USAG level 10.

· Must be able to lift/move 40 pounds.

· Must have good safety awareness and use good judgment in all aspects of this position.

· Supervisory experience is preferred.

Skills, Abilities, Special Licenses or Certificates:

· Ability to plan, organize, and lead daily operations and safety of team and recreation programs.

· Knowledge and physical ability to teach specialized team and recreational programs.

· Ability to observe and spot athletes as they perform on various apparatus. This may include some physical contact and lifting.

· Ability to see and assimilate information from varied sources and make decisions consistent with the goals, values, and vision of the District.

· Knowledge of and ability to implement trends and practices in gymnastics related services, management and community needs and interests.

· Requires current CPR / AED / First Aid certifications.

· Requires current USAG safety certifications.

· Maintain a valid Illinois driver’s license.

· Ability to use applicable computer software including but not limited to: Word, Excel, Outlook, and registration software.

· Ability to lead others to common goals and to work cooperatively with other employees, team and the public and to accept direction for professional improvement.

Working Conditions, Environment and Physical Demands:

Primary work location will be Boulder Point Community center, with occasional alternate site job responsibilities. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk, bend, lift, jump, turn, and talk. The employee frequently is required to stand for long periods of time, kneel, reach and carry. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 40 lbs. The employee may on occasion, transport participants in district owned vans, buses or trucks. The employee will typically be scheduled to work a mix of nights, weekends and daytime hours. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential responsibilities of this job.

Please submit cover letter and resume to:

Thomas K. Betsinger Oswegoland Park Distirct 313 E. Washington St. Oswego, IL 60543

via email to:

[email protected]
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