Water Exercise Instructor
|Salary Range:||Minimum salary is $11.25 but actual pay is based on experience and certifications. |
|Benefits:||Individual metro-wide membership|
|Employment Type:||Part Time|
|Description:||The Downtown YMCA is seeking experienced and enthusiastic individuals to lead Water Exercise classes. |
The YMCA of Greater Richmond is a nonprofit organization with the goal of strengthening the foundations of community. We do this through programs that help build a healthy mind, body and spirit for all, and our programs are built around our three focus areas: Healthy Living, Youth Development and Social Responsibility. The Y is open to all, and we pride ourselves on the diversity of our members and employees. As an employer, the Y seeks to recruit energetic professionals, encourage work-life balance, and provide opportunities for growth and development. Our employees exemplify and adhere to our four Brand Behaviors of Honesty, Caring, Respect and Responsibility.
|Duties:||Applicants must be able to lead and demonstrate cardiovascular and strength exercises while verbally cuing instructions and movement changes both from the pool deck and from the water. |
****Applicants MUST be able to attend one group interview. The interview dates and times are:
2/4 at 4:00pm Downtown YMCA
2/11 at 6:00pm Downtown YMCA
2/24 at 6:00pm Camp Thunderbird Outdoor Center
3/5 at 2:00pm Downtown YMCA
3/16 at 6:00pm Downtown YMCA
3/25 at 2:00pm Downtown YMCA
4/8 at 6:00pm Camp Thunderbird Outdoor Center
4/16 at 2:00pm Downtown YMCA
4/27 at 6:00pm Camp Thunderbird Outdoor Center
All interviews will either be held in the Gottwald Conference Room at the Downtown YMCA on 2 West Franklin Street in Richmond OR in the Navas Lodge at the Camp Thunderbird Outdoor Center on 9300 Shawonodasee Road in Chesterfield.
Interviews will last approximately 1 hour.
If you meet the qualifications for this position, please submit your application and come to the correct location (either Downtown Y or Camp Thunderbird) at your selected interview time. Please write down the interview time and location, as you will not be able to view them once your application is submitted.
We recommend that you choose one of the first 3 interview dates occurring after you submit your application.
You will NOT be contacted prior to the interview. All you need to do is submit your application and come to your selected group interview! ****
|Qualifications:||The versatility to teach a variety of formats is highly desirable.|
The following certifications are required:
• Must have completed YMCA of Greater RIchmond Water Fitness training within 6 months of hire
• A current primary water exercise certification such as AEA, AFPA or AFPAI is required or candidate must hold a degree in a Sports/Fitness related field or have equivalent experience
**All applicants MUST provide copies of current certifications with applications. Please upload your certifications along with your resume.**