William Lutsky Family YMCA - due to the extreme cold temperatures, we are experiencing issues with the heating systems in both women's change room. All change rooms are open for use, but please expect cooler than normal temperatures during use. We apologize for this inconvenience.  
Location:
Castle Downs Family YMCA, Edmonton, AB
Status:
Accepting
Type of Position:
Part-time, Permanemt
Placement Date:
Immediate

The Castle Downs Family YMCA is seeking fitness lovers with a passion and talent for relationship building and role modeling a healthy lifestyle. The Volunteer will work on strategies to improve member’s experience, and instruct group fitness classes. Join the YMCA as a Volunteer; give back to your community, and get FIT!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide quality instruction of the group fitness class(es) agreed upon.
  • Deliver high quality services through excellent relationships with members. Relay program information and upcoming YMCA events to members.
  • Role model recruitment and retention of members, best practices, and a healthy lifestyle.
  • Demonstrate and promote a personal understanding of and appreciation for the mission, vision, and values and the YMCA programs and services.

Qualifications:

Education/Certifications/Credentials/Professional Registration

  • AquaFit Instructor Certification (YMCA / AFLCA/WaterArt)
  • Strong communication skills; outgoing, positive and fun
  • CPR C
    • Minimum 16 years of age
    • Standard First Aid and CPR-C
    • Child Welfare & Police Security Clearance (will provide)
  • Currently participating in fitness classes an asset.
  • Experience working with others in a customer service capacity.
  • Excellent interpersonal, communication, problem solving and multitasking skills.
  • Friendly, energetic, positive attitude and organization.
  • Ability to assist in leading group fitness programming (including lesson planning).
  • A love of fitness!

Hours/Availability:

  • Minimum 1.5 hours per week

If this position interests you, please visit the centre you wish to volunteer at to fill out paperwork.

Application Deadline

On-going