Aquatics Program Director 1

JOIN OUR TEAM! Aquatics Leadership role available in Bremerton, WA
Job Description

Ignite your Passion, Live the Y Cause

Would you like to share your passion for aquatics with others? Would you like to use your knowledge and skills to provide successful aquatics programs? As the Aquatics Program Director, you will be responsible for organizing, monitoring, supervising, and maintaining aquatics programs at the Y.

As a full time employee, you will receive a medical/dental/vision benefits package, retirement savings plan, Employee Assistance Plan (EAP), life and long term disability benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO), Extended Leave Plan (ELP), and a family membership to the YMCA of Pierce and Kitsap Counties.

Qualifications
  • I have a Bachelor’s degree and/or two years related knowledge and experience.
  • I have experience in supervision, fiscal management, program development, staff and volunteer development.
  • I have experience in planning, organizing, and implementing age-appropriate/developmentally appropriate program activities.
  • I have demonstrated skills in customer service, public relations, organizational skills, communications, supervision, computer knowledge, and file maintenance.
  • I have current Lifeguard, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, AED,  First Aid, and Oxygen certifications.
  • I am excited to assist the staff leadership team in reaching annual campaign goals through recruiting campaigners, making personal asks and supporting branch events.
  • Able and willing to complete Child Abuse Prevention training on first day and other online or in-person training as required.
Essential Functions

If hired for this position you will provide an impactful member experience by designing, implementing, and evaluating programs, activities and events open to all members. You will ensure high quality member-focused aquatics programs by providing leadership and hands-on instruction in groups and on a one-on-one basis.

The Aquatics Program Director may be responsible for maintaining quality preschool swim lessons, special events and break week programming, private swim lessons, parent/child swim lessons, swim for exceptional children, and/or water fitness. You will direct and supervise aquatics program activities to meet the needs of the community and fulfill YMCA objectives. You may also oversee onboarding for new staff.

Cause-Driven Leadership Competencies

Assist the staff leadership team in reaching annual campaign goals through recruiting campaigners, making personal asks and supporting branch events.

Required Certifications
  • Bachelor’s degree and/or two years related knowledge and experience
  • Current Lifeguard, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, AED,  First Aid, and Oxygen certifications