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Greater Wichita YMCA* Assistant Gymnastics Instructor - North and Andover YMCA in Wichita, Kansas

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+ Employee Type:

Variable Hour

+ Job Category:


+ Description


+ Responsible for assisting in the preparation of lesson plans; and instructing and evaluating class participants in accordance with YMCA guidelines.

+ Beginning and ending class on time; remaining after class to answer participant or parent questions as needed.

+ Conveying information on gymnastics programs and schedules and as appropriate and referring students and parents to other programs.

+ Building effective, authentic relationships with students, parents, volunteers and staff; encouraging parent involvement and identifying potential volunteers (for competitive teams).

+ Gathering feedback from members and share with supervisor to improve service.

+ Organizing and put away needed class equipment; report any facility or equipment irregularities, unsafe conditions or feedback to supervisor verbally and in writing.

+ Responsible for the safety and well-being of participants and following and enforcing all YMCA policies, rules, regulations and procedures, including emergency and safety procedures.

+ Being knowledgeable and prepared to implement emergency procedures.

+ Reporting all incidents/accidents on the appropriate form as required and provide to supervisor within 24 hours of event.

+ Submitting completed records on time (i.e. attendance, progress reports).

+ Attending all required training sessions and scheduled meetings.

+ Maintaining prompt hours and follow established procedures for absences.

+ Supporting Annual Campaign fundraising.

+ All other duties as assigned.

EFFECT ON END RESULT: Ensuring a safe, positive learning environment for developing progressive gymnastics skills.

+ Requirements


Education/Experience Requirements:

+ Minimum age of 16

+ Relevant experience competing or coaching sport

Physical/Mental Requirements:

+ Must be able to routinely perform the following physical activities as dictated by sport; run, climb stairs, bend, stoop, kneel, twist, reach with hands, sit, stand, walk and perform moderate physical activity for extended periods of time, lift and/or move up to 50 pounds, have finger dexterity, grasp, perform repetitive motions, talk, hear and have visual acuity

+ Must be able to lead and coach teams and individuals and have the ability to communicate effectively; both orally and in writing

+ Must possess mental alertness, problem solving and task management skills; ability to make independent and sound decisions in a rapidly changing environment

+ Must demonstrate a high level of maturity, patience, dependability, sound judgment and the desire to work with all ages

+ Must exhibit initiative in the absence of supervision

+ Must be able to rel ate to and work with diverse groups of people in a friendly and consistent manner

+ Must work collaboratively as a team member as well as independently and lead by assigned goals, duties and deadlines

+ Must present a neat and professional appearance at all times

Job Requirements:

+ Commitment to the YMCA mission, vision and values

+ Must attend New Employee Orientation within 30 days of hire

+ Complete First Aid in accordance with Conditions of Employment

+ Learn and demonstrate all applicable emergency procedures and action plans for the branch and/or program

+ Understand and abide-by all policies and procedures as set forth by the association

+ Work a schedule that reflects the needs of the branch and team; including evenings and weekends

+ Summary

GENERAL FUNCTION: Under the supervision of the Program/Senior Program Director, the Assistant Gymnastics Instructor will assist in providing gymnastics instruction to all individuals enrolled in the appropriate classes and ensure the general safety of all participants.