Somerset Hills YMCA
M.E. Lyons Family Branch YMCA
How you Will Power our Purpose (Job Summary)
As the Aquatics Director, you will play a vital role in the Y's mission to enrich and empower the community. Guided by the Associate Executive Director and Program Executive of Aquatics, your primary responsibility will be to oversee all aspects of aquatic operations and programs at the center. Your leadership will be instrumental in ensuring a top-notch experience for all members and participants through effective coaching, ongoing training, and well-organized aquatic staffing. You will be a driving force in achieving department and organization-wide goals by managing existing programs, implementing new strategies, and collaborating both within the department and across functions. Building strong partnerships with the local community will be crucial as you work to provide high-quality offerings that positively impact kids, families, and the community. Additionally, you will actively engage in philanthropic activities such as fundraising and grant management. The success of this position hinges on your unwavering commitment to fostering meaningful relationships and ensuring consistency in all aquatics efforts throughout the enterprise. Your passion for strengthening the community and your dedication to excellence will inspire and lead the way to a brighter and more vibrant future.
You will also support the enterprise's commitment to diversity, equity, inclusion, and belonging (DEIB) and the core character values of the YMCA. Reporting directly to the Center Executive Director and Program Executive of Aquatics, you will partner closely with other leaders throughout the enterprise to achieve outcomes.
What You Bring to the Community Enterprise (Minimum knowledge, skills, & abilities):
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit, stand, walk, bend, talk, and occasionally lift and/or move items, including equipment, furniture and/or children. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.
How You Will Make an Impact (Essential Functions)
Performance Achievement & Results
The Greater Austin YMCA is a nonprofit community enterprise with a vision to cultivate thriving communities across Central Texas where every person benefits from an empowered and well-educated childhood, equitable access to opportunities, resulting in an elevated quality of life and the promise of a sustainable future. Founded in 1953 and anchored in three Central Texas counties, the Y has served close to 500,000 people and provided more than $30M in financial assistance and program subsidies over the past 10 years. We operate 8 community centers and Camp Moody along with 6 early childhood education centers, 60 afterschool programs on school campuses in four districts, and 20 summer camps, with 1500 staff team members, 1000 volunteers, and a $47M annual operating budget.
The organization has reviewed this job description to ensure that essential functions and basic duties have been included. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all functions, responsibilities, skills, and abilities. Additional functions and requirements may be assigned by supervisors as deemed appropriate.
The Greater Austin YMCA provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state, and local laws. Greater Austin YMCA complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which we have employees. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.We Take Care of Our People
Our mission isn't just a statement--it's a guiding force that shapes our actions every day. Rooted in our unwavering commitment to serving our community and esteemed team members, our mission is a true way of life. We're passionate about fostering health and wellness for all, and we're truly excited to introduce the following comprehensive benefits package that has been thoughtfully designed to prioritize your well-being.