Water Exercise Instructor

Location: 
Cooper
Status: 
Part-Time

SUMMARY 
Instructs group water workouts and provides excellent service to participants in a safe, enjoyable, and positive environment that promotes member wellness and connection. 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
•    Plans and conducts safe and effective group classes for all levels and abilities.
•    Knows all emergency procedures and responds to emergency situations immediately in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures.
•    Communicates clearly and effectively with staff at teaching location as well as YMCA Director.  
•    Documents and notifies Director of incidents/accidents and participant questions/concerns.
•    Maintains certifications listed under Certificates, Licenses, and Registrations.
•    Receives and carries out instructions.
•    Maintains regular and predictable attendance.  Secures a substitute if unable to cover scheduled shift and notifies Director of schedule substitutions prior to the change.
•    Performs special projects and other duties as assigned.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES 
•    Ability to talk, see and hear. 
•    Ability to connect with people of diverse backgrounds.
•    Possesses a strong understanding of  the YMCA and its purpose, mission and values.  Demonstrates this understanding through behavior and actions that support the purpose, mission and values.

EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE 
Minimum of one year of experience participating in or pre-hire screen by Director.

CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS 
CPR, AED and First Aid Certified