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Cross Timbers YMCA
This opportunity is to develop players in a positive way and become a mentor and leader for your team. Join us and make a difference in your community. Motivate and support youth in building the character strengths, skills and relationships that lead to positive behaviors, better health, smart life choices, and the pursuit of higher education and goals. You will be responsible for leading practices, games and communication with your team and the YMCA Sports Director. This is an 8-week commitment, one hour per week for practice and one hour per week for games (typically on Saturdays).
KEY SKILLS & ABILITIES:
Depending on the age level, one must have basic knowledge of the sport you are coaching or the eagerness to learn more.
Thank you for your interest in being a coach! We appreciate your time, talent and leadership to help our young people. Below are the details to the process of becoming a coach at Cross Timbers YMCA.
Coaches meetings are mandatory for all new coaches and will be held at Cross Timbers YMCA. Returning coaches can come by to pick up rosters and check-out equipment, as well as, be part of the formal meeting to ask questions.
Coaches Clinics are required for new coaches and highly recommended for returning coaches. It will be held the Saturday after the coaches meeting from 9-10:30 am.
All Coaches Meetings will be held at Cross Timbers YMCA
As a coach you choose the location, day and time your team practices. Practice times are dependent on which sport and league you coach. We coordinate with the local school districts and churches to provide practice space. For some of our leagues we are not able to provide practice space due to limited availability. Practices for each sport begins a week prior to the season start date.
Selecting your practice time: Practice registration is done online through Sign Up Genius.
Practice time selection order: Coaches coaching multiple teams will be allowed to select their practice times first. You must be the head coach of the team to fall into this category. Remaining slots will be based on age of team you are coaching. More information will be provided on this at the coaches meeting.