Imagine being a part of one of the most respected non-profit organizations in the world - while at the same time improving the overall health and vitality of our community. For more than 135 years the YMCA of Greater Seattle has been transforming lives, encouraging healthy lifestyles and developing future leaders. Enabling people of all ages to achieve their potential and instilling that spirit in others - is at the core of everything we do. We have an immediate job opening for a qualified candidate whose values align with our organization: Respect, Responsibility, Honesty, and Caring.
YMCA Powerful Schools is growing and we are looking to expand our roster of Speciality Enrichment Instructors! If you have a skill or talent that you would like to share with youth ages 4-12, let us know. We are looking for instructors to teach 7-10 week sessions in the following areas. . .
**Teaching certificate is not required.**
Ideal candidates for this role will have demonstrated an ability to effectively teach their craft to a group of elementary age children. (Groups are split, K-2 grade and 3-5th grade.) This includes lesson planning, implementation, and at times, evaluation. This person should also have experience managing group behavior and supporting student learning through a growth mindset lens. Must be able to adapt lesson plans and teaching style to meet the needs of culturally and ethnically diverse communities.
After school programs are offered at multiple school sites, mostly in southeast Seattle, Monday-Thursday. The Winter session will begin January 16th and end March 17th. Spring session will begin April 3 and end May 26th. Summer sessions are also available. Classes must have a minimum enrollment of at least 10 students and cap out at 15 students. Specialty Enrichment Instructor schedules will fluctuate from session to session depending on enrollment and demand.
**Teaching certificate is NOT required.**
**Bachelor's Degree is NOT required.**
**Three years experience is NOT required.**
Competencies for success at the Y:
Become a leader on our team at the YMCA of Greater Seattle where we promote a continuous learning environment and career opportunities. Competitive pay range and excellent benefit package includes YMCA membership, health, dental, life and disability insurance; tuition assistance; 12% retirement contribution, as eligible.
The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace.