Job Title:                   Gymnastics Head Team Coach

Branch:                      Downtown

FLSA Status:             Non-Exempt (hourly), Part Time

Reports to:                 Gymnastics Director

Job:                             Starting Pay


Revision Date:           August 01, 2022




The position of Head Team Coach is a part-time position with responsibilities at the John Tupper Gymnastics Facility.  Primary duties are, but not limited to, supervising team coaches and coaching the competitive team at practice and Gymnastics meets.



  • Supervise team coaches.
  • Schedule and run team staff meetings.
  • Schedule and run parent meetings.
  • Communicate with parents regarding child’s progress.
  • Effectively communicate with parents regarding daily issues and gymnasts’ progress.
  • Complete gymnast’s paperwork for meets and forward information to hosts’ gymnasium.
  • Obtain gymnasts membership from USAG and/or AAU.
  • Order/design new leotards as necessary.
  • Develop meet entries.
  • Coach competitive practices.
  • Attend special trainings when necessary.
  • Keep current on changing rules and gymnastic trends.
  • Ensure proper techniques during stretches.
  • Knowledgeable about competitive skills and progressions.
  • Knowledge of compulsory routines.
  • Monitor gymnasts’ activities by walking the floor.
  • Ability to travel with team to meets.
  • Awareness of legal rules.
  • Thorough knowledge of Risk Management policies.
  • Instruct groups in a effective manner by ensuring skill progressions are met.
  • Work in conjunction with Pre-Team Coach to ensure cohesiveness between pre-team and team.
  • Ensure that gymnasts’ are performing in a safe environment by continuously scanning the area and making necessary adjustments.  I.e. moving mats and adjusting equipment.


  • Effectively communicate with Gymnastics Director regarding daily activities and issues.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned by Gymnastics Director, Executive Director, or CEO.





  • Supervise coaching staff.
  • Coach competitive practices
  • Set an example for the participants by displaying YMCA Core Values: caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility.
  • Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with members, staff, and others contacted in the course of the work.
  • Exercise good judgment, flexibility, creativity, and sensitivity in response to changing situations and needs.
  • Communicate clearly and concisely.




  • USAG Safety Certified.
  • CPR/AED Certified (child and adult)



High School Diploma is necessary, some college a plus.



Proficient in a Windows Environment, emphasis on Word and Excel.



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