Who are we?
At the Seattle Y, we are an inclusive organization of men, women and children with a shared commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote healthy living and foster social responsibility.
At the Y, strengthening community is our cause. We work side-by-side with our neighbors throughout King and south Snohomish counties to help kids and families thrive – and apply their positive behaviors and goals at home, school, the workplace and beyond.
Where you’ll work…
You’ll work in our welcoming membership facility that offers programs ranging from health and wellness, to family programs, to child care, to aquatics (access is a staff benefit - swim a few laps before work, take a yoga class, do some laps on the track before you go home, if you like!).
The Seattle Y offers a competitive pay range and excellent benefit package including YMCA membership, health, dental, life and disability insurance; tuition assistance; 12% retirement contribution, as eligible.
If this sounds like an organization you'd like to work for, read on!
What you’ll be doing…
Our Y is looking for and outgoing Swim Lesson Supervisor who has the skills needed to create class and staffing schedules, supervise staff and enjoys teaching children and adults new skills and helping them achieve their goals. You will balance your time between teaching children and adults water acclimation and safety and managing the creation of staff/pool schedules. You will supervise and evaluate staff and volunteers, including hiring and training, and conducting regular staff meetings. Each year our Y’s teach thousands of people to swim and enjoy the water as a form of play and life-long exercise.
Who are you?
If you're the right candidate for the job, you love working with and mentoring new staff and teaching the joy of swimming to children and adults. You have proven experience supervising and leading others. You can strike a balance between completing administrative tasks and helping others to learn and succeed. You can command a class of 3 – 6 children through swim instruction. You keep the safety of participants at the forefront of your work while teaching them to thrive in an aquatic environment.
You are 21 year of age or older and have:
You'll be a great fit for the Seattle Y and Aquatics Team if you:
The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace.