Location:
Chilliwack Family YMCA
Status:
Accepting
Type of Position:
Volunteer
Placement Date:
01/12/2018

Chilliwack is getting a new Y!  Opening in early 2019, this modern health, fitness, community and recreation facility will help meet the needs of all Chilliwack families so that everyone can reach their potential.  We are looking for people to join our team who will warmly welcome long-time members to the new centre of community and create a welcoming space for men, women, children, teens, seniors and families who are new to the Y to belong.

Summary

  • Instruct fitness classes for which you are trained and assigned
  • Greet regular members on a first name basis and introduce yourself to new participants
  • Follow the description of the class you are teaching; all changes need approval from the manager
  • Attend fitness instructor meetings

Benefits

  • Be a part of the YMCA team and promote our mission, vision and core values
  • Learn about diversity at the YMCA and meet new people
  • Receive training to further enhance your professional development as it relates to your position

Requirements

  • Minimum 16 years of age
  • Current YMCA Group Land Fitness (Landfit) certificate or BCRPA Group Fitness (Landfit)registration
  • Current Emergency First Aid and CPR-C certification
  • Completion of volunteer documentation, including criminal record check
  • Attendance at a Welcome to the Y orientation and department-specific training

Competencies

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

Chilliwack Family YMCA
604-792-3371
chilliwack@gv.ymca.ca

 

 

Application Deadline

On-going