City Of Durango Gymnastics Coach in Durango, Colorado
Gymnastics CoachDuties:General Purpose:The Sports Coach and/or Program Instructor are responsible for planning andleading the Durango Parks andRecreation Department's programs, including sports and activities.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:1. Participate in pre-season staff orientation/training program.2. Arrive at the job site at the assigned scheduled time.3. Organize and lead special activities, enrichment and sports programs,and other recreational activities.4. Submit lesson plans and supply requests to the Recreation Supervisor.5. Work in cooperation with all staff to create fun, exciting programs forparticipants of all ages.6. Emphasize and model good sportsmanship in sports, games and otheractivities.7. Attend staff meetings and in-service training.8. Dress appropriately when on duty. Staff shirts should be worn while on dutyto ensure staff membersare easily distinguishable.9. Ensure the safety and well being of each participant by making sure allplaying surfaces are free ofhazards and by not putting players in potentially dangerous situations throughinappropriate drills,weather conditions, or mismatched opponents.10. Put winning in perspective and follow the Durango Parks and Recreationphilosophy (have fun, equalplaying time, teach sportsmanship, and teach proper fundamentals) forall youth sports programs.11. Communicate to parents any necessary information that they would need,such as times and locations forpractices, games, meets as well proper equipment needed, etc.12. Clearly lay out all expectation for the program to both parents andparticipants.13. Assist Program Coordinator/Recreation Supervisor in scheduling athleticcontests and practices, and/orscheduled program activities.14. Teach the proper techniques and fundamentals for the specific sport beingcoached or instructionalactivity.15. Care for all equipment, supplies, records and facilities.16. Follow-up on all department policies and procedures.Other Duties:1. Perform related duties and responsibilities as required.Wage: $12.50/hourBenefits: NoneDays and Hours: days and hours will be discussed during interview. Willwork part time. Will work up to 12 hours per week.Location: Durango, COAPPLICATION INSTRUCTION:1.) If you meet the minimum requirements for this position please click on "How to Apply" to view application information. (You must be registered with Connecting Colorado to view information. Registration is available at no cost.)2.) Apply in person or online.3.) Job will remain open until filled.