Program Staff – Part Time – Placentia Regional YMCA
Wage: $16.12/hr
Job Competition #: PRY-PS-PT

The YMCA has been part of life in Newfoundland and Labrador since 1854. Our charity’s core programs of Health, Fitness, and Aquatics; Child Care and Day Camp; and Employment, Enterprise, and Newcomer Services are offered at more than 20 locations in our communities with an additional 170 points of delivery throughout the province. Our focus on inclusiveness and accessibility means we serve people of all ages, backgrounds and abilities through all stages of life.

Join Our Team

We are seeking Program Staff to deliver health and wellness programs for children, youth, adults, and families. This physically demanding job may require you to set up, take down, and clean equipment, lead active programs, and engage a diverse group of people. Programs may include child minding, overseeing birthday parties/rentals, and conditioning centre orientations. This position is located at the Placentia Regional YMCA.

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent (or in progress)
  • Experience working with, and delivering programs and quality customer service to, diverse populations
  • Fitness leadership experience (or willingness to obtain) is considered an asset
  • Ability to lift up to 50lbs, as well as bend, crouch, and reach
  • Available to work flexible shifts, including evenings and weekends
  • Current Standard First Aid
  • Acceptable Criminal Records Check and Vulnerable Sectors Check

Benefits of Working with the YMCA

  • Competitive compensation
  • Free uniforms. No more deciding what to wear to work
  • Enhance your health with a free YMCA membership
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement
  • Work in an inclusive environment where caring, honesty, diversity, respect and responsibility are lived values
  • Employee Referral Program – Receive monetary incentives for contributing to our hiring practices
  • Employee Recognition Programs

Key Competencies

  • Creates a respectful and inclusive environment
  • Takes personal responsibility for following through, responding and resolving issues and complaints
  • Demonstrates personal discipline to produce high quality work and meet expectations and goals
  • Self-manages behaviours, learns from mistakes, and seeks out feedback and coaching
  • Reliable and punctual to ensure our team creates a great member experience

The YMCA of Newfoundland and Labrador is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity. We are committed to an environment that is barrier-free. If you require accommodation during the hiring process, please inform us in advance to arrange reasonable and appropriate accommodation. We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted.