Location:
Robert Lee YMCA
Status:
accepting
Type of Position:
Volunteer
Placement Date:
Immediate

The Fitness Centre Volunteer teaches members how to use the equipment in an effective and safe manner. The Fitness Centre Volunteer will also assist staff in their regular duties such as monitoring the weight room, cleaning equipment, and consulting with members regarding healthy lifestyle practices.

Benefits

  • Share your passion for health and fitness with other YMCA members
  • Gain valuable experience working with a diverse range of people
  • Accumulate hours required to maintain fitness certification
  • Develop interpersonal and communication skills

Requirements

Applicants must:

  • YMCA Fitness Certified or BCRPA or equivalent
  • Minimum 6 month volunteer commitment
  • Minimum 3 hours per week volunteer commitment
  • Completion of volunteer documentation and criminal record check
  • Current First Aid Certificate and CPR C
  • Minimum 16 years of age or older

Competencies

Applicants must:

  • Demonstrate the YMCA core values:
    • Do the right thing
    • Put people first
    • Lead by example
    • Keep our promises

Our Commitment to the Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults

The YMCA is committed to the protection of children in our care and vulnerable adults participating in our programs.  To ensure this commitment is upheld, all volunteers will need to provide:

  • A current and satisfactory Criminal Reference Check/Vulnerable Sector Search issued no later than six (6) months preceding your start date
  • Three references  (two of these should be professional references)

Contact

Jade Hutchinson
Email: jade.hutchinson@gv.ymca.ca

Application Deadline

On-going