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.
Plans and teaches skills and activities for youth/families that are developmentally appropriate and enriching. Develops positive relationships including providing prompt and courteous service to members, participants and guests.
Play EVERYDAY is an elementary school aged lunch recess program that focuses on youth gaining the competence and confidence they need to regularly engage in physical activity. The goal is for them to choose this as an ongoing lifestyle. A “play coach” provides fun group games that anyone can participate in which are designed to focus on health and skill related fitness including endurance, strength, flexibility, agility, balance, and coordination. These games further develop the student’s interest in physical activity.
*At hire, or earliest possible training (but no later than 90 days after employment)
PREFERRED POSITION ATTRIBUTES AND SKILLS
EFFECT ON END RESULTS
Program participants learn new skills in an enriching and supportive environment. Member expectations are exceeded resulting in increased retention.
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.