Hampshire Regional YMCA

Employment Opportunities

Hiring: Swim Instructors

By October 26, 2019 October 28th, 2019 No Comments

Do you want to teach a child a life-saving skill that is fun and great for their physical health? The HRYMCA is seeking enthusiastic swim instructors who will have a positive and lasting impact on a child’s life.  This is a part-time position.

Essential Functions/Job Duties: 

  1. Instructs swimming lessons as assigned in accordance with YMCA guidelines, having prepared lesson plans accordingly.
  2. Develops positive relationships with members and participants and provides motivational support and guidance.
  3. Encourages member and parent involvement and identifies potential volunteers.
  4. Conveys information on aquatics programs and schedules and as appropriate refers members and participants to other programs.
  5. Maintains records as required (i.e. attendance, progress reports, etc.).
  6. Attends staff meetings and trainings as scheduled.
  7. Organizes and puts away needed class equipment. Reports damaged equipment.
  8. Trains and supervises class aides as assigned.

Job Qualifications: 

  1. Certifications: CPR, AED, Basic First Aid certification.
  2. Must be able to demonstrate swim instructor skills in accordance with YMCA standards.
  3. YMCA Swim Instructor certification, or equivalent; we are willing to train.
  4. At least 16 years of age.

Benefits include a free membership to the Y and an opportunity to participate in 403(b).

How to Apply:

We require all applicants to submit an application. In addition to the application, we’ll gladly take your resume and cover letter.

Please email your application, resume and cover letter to sovina.mansfield @hrymca.org
Or mail/in person,

Hampshire Regional YMCA
Attn: Sovina Mansfield
286 Prospect St. Northampton, MA 01060