Aquatics Program Director

The YMCA focuses on empowering people in all forms, by improving health and well-being and inspiring action in and across our neighborhoods.
Job Description

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.

Qualifications

Are you a good fit?

  • You are committed to valuing and promoting diversity and contributing to an inclusive working and learning environment.
  • You have a Bachelor’s degree and/or two years of related knowledge and experience.
  • You have experience in supervision, fiscal management, program development, staff, and volunteer development.
  • You have experience in planning, organizing, and implementing age-appropriate/developmentally appropriate program activities.
  • You have demonstrated skills in customer service, public relations, organizational skills, communications, supervision, computer knowledge, and file maintenance.
  • You have current Lifeguard, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, AED,  First Aid, and Oxygen certifications.
  • You are excited to assist the staff leadership team in reaching annual campaign goals through recruiting campaigners, making personal asks, and supporting branch events.
Essential Functions

In this position you 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

Meet performance measurement through annual giving, major gifts, and/or endowment by telling the Y story and raising charitable dollars to fulfill our mission.