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

Summary

The Yin Yoga Instructor plans, leads and instructs members in Yin Yoga classes according to course descriptions and the fitness levels of the participants.

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
  • Inspire others to lead a healthier lifestyle
  • Develop communication and leadership skills

Requirements

  • Yoga Alliance approved Yin Yoga Teacher Training Certification,  or BCRPA Yoga Fitness Certification
  • Standard First Aid Certification and CPR Level 'C' Certification (annual renewal)
  • Completion of Volunteer application process
  • Attend Group Fitness meetings on a regular basis
  • Participate in semi-annual instructor coaching sessions and evaluations
  • Seasonal commitment of at least three months
  • Ensuring class coverage by finding substitutes from the YMCA instructor pool when necessary

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

Jade Hutchinson, Team Lead, Health and Fitness
604-673-6192
jade.hutchinson@gv.ymca.ca

Application Deadline

On-going