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Gymnastics Coach

Beach Team Gymnastics at Terry and Don's   Myrtle Beach, SC   Full-time     Sports and Recreation / Fitness
Posted on November 8, 2021

Beach Team Gymnastics at Terry & Don's is seeking a Competitive & Non-competitive Team Gymnastics Coach and a Preschool & Instructional Gymnastics Coach. No Experience Necessary. We provide training in-house. 

Pre-School & Instructional Gymnastics Coach Job Responsibilities:

Preschool & Instructional Gymnastics Coaches help students learn how to properly & safely perform beginner, intermediate and advanced gymnastics.

  • Lead, assist and supervise classes with boys and girls of different age groups and skill levels.
  • Introduce skills, drills & shapes for each event, following the lesson plans provided by Beach Team Gymnastics.
  • Maintain proper class control & management, and a safe & positive atmosphere concentrate on all gymnasts (don’t pick favorites), don’t tolerate disrespectful behavior, practice positive reinforcement
  • Assess the skills of each gymnast quarterly to determine pre-team readiness,
  • Complete attendance, assessments and timesheets on time
  • Prepare stations, coordinate lesson plans with other instructor before class begins
  • Stay active & engaged with students at all times.
  • Never sit or chat with coworkers/parents etc. while coaching
  • Always make sure the gym is properly set up & ready for the next class before you leave!

Competitive & Non-Competitive Team Gymnastics Coach Job Responsibilities:

Team Gymnastics is a great way to demonstrate skills in a competitive team atmosphere.  Terry and Don’s is home of 25 years of State Champions, Regional Champions and National Qualifiers!  Competitive Coaches help students learn how to properly & safely perform beginner, intermediate and advanced gymnastics at pre-competitive & competitive levels.

  • Be a TEAM PLAYER. We all work together to make sure our gymnasts receive only the highest quality training.
  • Be adaptive to coaching challenges. Ask more experienced coaching staff for help!
  • Learn USAG rules, policies and guidelines as needed for the levels you are coaching.
  • Work with and shadow more experienced coaching staff to learn team preferred/proper methods/requirements for coaching team gymnasts drills, progressions, shapes, skills, and routines.
  • Create/follow lesson plans for your groups as required.
  • Lead, assist and supervise team practices for various ages and skill levels.
  • Maintain proper class control & management, and a safe & positive atmosphere
  • Concentrate on all gymnasts (don’t pick favorites), don’t tolerate disrespectful behavior, practice positive reinforcement
  • Complete attendance, assessments and timesheets on time
  • Prepare stations, coordinate lesson plans with other instructors before class begins
  • Stay active & engaged with gymnasts at all times!
  • No leaning, sitting, chatting or being otherwise distracted from your gymnasts
  • Always make sure the gym is clean and properly set up before you leave!

Set up a safe gym environment:

  • Adhere to safe practices for all equipment
  • Ensure correct technique is used while spotting
  • Review gym and facility safety with new gymnasts
  • Adapt equipment for age, ability, and size of gymnast
  • Be familiar with emergency and evacuation procedures

Additional Requirements:

  • A love of kids (and a lot of patience) and a love of gymnastics!
  • Positive, enthusiastic, outgoing attitude
  • Reliable & punctual. Always arrive at least 15 minutes early.
  • Successfully pass all USAG requirements within 2 weeks of employment.
  • Beach Team Gym will pay for USAG memberships, background checks, and other training deemed necessary.
  • Adhere to company dress code
  • Be able to lift up to 50 pounds; physical activity is involved in spotting and moving equipment: pulling, lifting, crouching, balancing, and climbing
  • The ability to professionally communicate and foster professional relationships
  • Be flexible & available to work irregular hours, including evenings, weekends, and holidays when necessary.
  • Be a team player. Pick up extra shifts occasionally. Cover coworkers when they need help. Be helpful and supportive. Go the extra mile.

Compensation depends on experience.