Water Fitness Instructor

Ymca Maryland Pasadena , TX 77502

Posted 4 weeks ago

Overwhelmingly, people who decide they want to be a part of the Y tell us they do so because it reflects their values and a conscious decision they've made about how they choose to live their lives. The happiest and most fulfilled Y associates are those who are motivated to help others and who want to be a part of something larger than themselves.

If this speaks to your heart, then we invite you to join our team. Be a part of a charitable, mission-driven organization that works for individual and community well-being for all, for a better us.

How this role contributes to the Y's mission:

As a Y Water Fitness Instructor, you will provide a well-designed, physically safe water fitness program to serve the needs of the Y's s members and class participants. You will individually lead a class, respond to safety and emergency situations, motivate and educate members, and set up, move and store class equipment. You will be supported in your work as a part of the leading mission-driven organization for strengthening community, and the area's largest provider of swim lessons. The Y Water Fitness Instructor provides direct leadership, instruction and motivation for students of all ages in swimming classes. You'll contribute to the Y and to the community by enhancing the well-being and safety of all.

This work is right for you if you have:

  • A love of swimming and of helping youth and adults learn

  • The ability to clearly communicate and effectively listen to children, parents/guardians, members, and other Y associates

  • A willingness to obtain the Aqua Fitness, CPR for the Professional Rescuer and Basic First Aid certifications, paid for by the Y

  • Reached the age of 16

Thank you for considering working for the Y. If being a part of our cause feels right for you, we hope you will join us.

The Y provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment.

Other details

  • Job Family Swim/Aquatics

  • Pay Type Hourly

  • 26 Magothy Beach Rd, Pasadena, MD 21122, USA

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Water Fitness Instructor

Ymca Maryland