Sports Instructor

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Please fill out our Employment Application and email cover letter and resume by attaching all documents to the following form.

Hiring for next session beginning September 8th, 2024

Job Title:  Sports Instructor                                                                                 

Reports to: Sports & Wellness Director

Status:  Part-time

Compensation: $11.50/hr. and FREE YMCA Household Membership

POSITION SUMMARY:

This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. The Sports Instructor is responsible for providing quality sports instruction in accordance with YMCA standards that promotes teamwork, skill development, and sportsmanship for all participants and spectators.

JOB DETAILS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Knowledge of program specific sport/game skills and rules, preferred.
  • Experience coaching or instructing children ages 4-17 preferred.
  • Provide enjoyable, high-quality instruction.
  • Set up and break down equipment as necessary.
  • Provide encouragement during instruction while being an enthusiastic and positive representative of the YMCA.
  • Willingness to attend meetings and trainings.
  • Be a member service ambassador, remaining abreast of current programs and facility schedules; being prepared to provide personalized direction to other YMCA services.
  • Work in harmony and cooperation with the staff, volunteers and members of the YMCA.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School (or GED) preferred.
  • Outgoing, compassionate, and considered a “people person” with outstanding customer service skills.
  • Prefer to have previous experience and/or knowledge in areas offered.
  • Self-motivated and energetic with the ability to take initiative.
  • Honor your colleagues by being on time, present and fully engaged at all times.

HOW TO APPLY:

Email cover letter and resume or completed application form to Rachael England:rengland@ymcabaycity.org.  

  • Reservations are for members only.

  • Reservations can be made up to 5 days in advance or until one hour before the class starts. If you wish to reserve a spot within one hour before class starts, please call the MEMBER SERVICE DESK.

  • Please be on time for your reservation. If you are late for your appointment, you will not get additional time. (e.g. your reserved lap swim time is 9am-9:45am, but you do not get in the pool until 9:20am, your reservation still ends at 9:45am.)

  • Reservations can also be made at the MEMBER SERVICE DESK or by calling us at 989.895.8596

  • There are daily/weekly limits on some classes/areas to give opportunities to other members. The system will let you know if your daily/weekly limit has been reached.

  • If you are unable to attend your reserved appointment, please cancel your appointment online or call the MEMBER SERVICE DESK.

Book Your Spot:

Reservation Reminders:

  • Reservations are for members only.

  • Reservations can be made up to 5 days in advance or until one hour before the class starts. If you wish to reserve a spot within one hour before class starts, please call the Member Service Desk.

  • Please be on time for your reservation. If you are late for your appointment, you will not get additional time. (e.g. your reserved lap swim time is 9am-9:45am, but you do not get in the pool until 9:20am, your reservation still ends at 9:45am.)

  • Reservations can also be made at the Member Service Desk or by calling us at 989.895.8596

  • There are daily/weekly limits on some classes/areas to give opportunities to other members. The system will let you know if your daily/weekly limit has been reached.

  • If you are unable to attend your reserved appointment, please cancel your appointment online or call the Member Service Desk.
Reminders
Instructions
  • Reservations are for members only.

  • Reservations can be made up to 5 days in advance or until one hour before the class starts. If you wish to reserve a spot within one hour before class starts, please call the Member Service Desk.

  • Please be on time for your reservation. If you are late for your appointment, you will not get additional time. (e.g. your reserved lap swim time is 9am-9:45am, but you do not get in the pool until 9:20am, your reservation still ends at 9:45am.)

  • Reservations can also be made at the Member Service Desk or by calling us at 989.895.8596

  • There are daily/weekly limits on some classes/areas to give opportunities to other members. The system will let you know if your daily/weekly limit has been reached.

  • If you are unable to attend your reserved appointment, please cancel your appointment online or call the Member Service Desk.

Financial AsSistance Programs

Individuals will not be turned away from participating in programs, activities, and/or membership due to their inability to pay. The Y maintains a generous financial assistance program for youth, adults, and families who demonstrate financial need. Funding for this program is provided by fundraising events at the Dow Bay Area Family YMCA and community-wide donors.