Gleason’s Gymnastic School is looking for experienced gymnastics coaches to add to our XCEL Staff. Gleason's has been in operation for over 50 years, offering competitive wages, benefits, and room for advancement. These positions will be primarily for Pre-Team, Bronze, Silver, and Gold, with the possibility for Platinum and Diamond depending on experience. The ideal candidate will have competitive team experience, or extensive advanced level recreational experience. We are looking for individuals who can commit to the full season and are willing to work competitions. You must have weekend availability. Most of our upper level coaches also help with our rec program, so it’s a plus if you are willing to take on 1 or 2 rec classes per week.
Duties Include: Coaching competitive XCEL Pre-Team, Bronze, Silver, Gold, and Platinum and Diamond athletes ages 6-18. Attending competitions, assisting with the recreational program for at least 1-2 hours per week.
Skills Needed: The ability work well with children, ability to coach athletes in a positive and effective manner, a willingness to learn new things, and the ability to effectively prepare athletes for competition. You must have knowledge of appropriate progressions, drills, and training methods for skills up to round-off BHS back tuck, kipping/casting, flyaways, and front handspring vaults. Dance and/or choreography experience is a plus.
Qualifications: 1-2 years or more of competitive coaching experience for XCEL, J.O., High School, MAGA, AAU, or another competitive program. OR 2 or more years of advanced level recreational experience.