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:
Volunteer
Placement Date:
Immediate

Do you enjoy spending more time in the water then on dry land? The YMCA of Northern Alberta is seeking individuals who enjoy water and contributing to a fun aquatics learning environment. The Volunteer will be responsible for leading evening Deep /Shallow aquafit classes. Join the YMCA as a Volunteer and help others learn to float.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Teach Aquafit classes as assigned.
  • Role model recruitment and retention of members, best practices, and a healthy lifestyle.
  • Demonstrate and promote a persona l understanding of and appreciation for the mission, vision, and values and the YMCA programs and services.

Qualifications:

Education/Certifications/Credentials/Professional Registration

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Standard First Aid, CPR-C, and WHMIS Certification
  • Successful candidates will be required to provide a current and satisfactory Police Information Check including a Vulnerable Sector Search
  • Aquafit Certified (AFLCA/YMCA or Bachelor of Physical Education or Kinesiology)

Experience:

  • Experience working in groups
  • Public speaking experience is an asset
  • Organizing events/activities

Knowledge/Skills:

  • Well-developed interpersonal and critical thinking skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Friendly, energetic, positive attitude
  • A love of swimming!

Hours/Availability:

  • Monday, Tuesday, Thursday 8pm-9pm

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

Application Deadline

On-going