Aquatics Coordinator – YMCA of the Fox Cities – Appleton, Wisconsin

Applications due 09/10/16

Job Description:

Location: 218 East Lawrence Street, Appleton, WI, United States

WHERE WORK IS PLAY! As the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y offers more than just a job. We offer the chance to make a difference in a fun, flexible environment where our mission and core values drive every decision we make.

The YMCA of the Fox Cities (Wisconsin) is hiring an Aquatics Coordinator at the Appleton YMCA!

The Aquatics Coordinator is responsible for the following duties: lifeguard and teach swimming lessons within the program; Assume duties of Aquatics Director in their absence; Assist in planning, scheduling and directing of the activities of the Aquatic Department; Assist in training, supervising and oversight of Aquatic Staff for quality and consistency; Handle staff substitution requests; Conduct new employee orientations to new staff. These should include: tours of pools, emergency procedures and equipment and expectations and responsibilities of the job of lifeguard and instructor. The aquatics coordinator requires candidate to have a 4-year college degree and previous YMCA experience is preferable. Candidate must be highly organized, possess good staff relation skills, and must be able to develop, implement and evaluate programs effectively. Must have appropriate Red Cross and YMCA aquatic certifications. Must have a willingness to obtain YMCA Trainer Certifications. Must be currently certified in Lifeguard Training, CPR for the Professional Rescuer, First Aid, YMCA progressive and/or Preschool Instructor, and/or WSI. Lifeguard Instructor Trainer certification and CPR for the Professional Rescuer Instructor is preferred. Must have a minimum 3 years’ experience in teaching all ages and levels of YMCA aquatic programs. Experience in staff and/or pool management desirable.

This position offers:- Health, Dental, Vision, Life, and Long Term Disability Insurance- Complimentary YMCA membership and trainings- Discounts on YMCA classes, programs and child care- 403(b) & YMCA Retirement Fund

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How to Apply

Our open positions are updated weekly. Applications are accepted for listed positions only. Please go to the YMCA website to download and complete an application. Please e-mail, fax or mail application along with resume and cover letter to YMCA HR Department. You may also apply in person at any of the YMCA Fox Cities locations. Contact: Roxanne Lee, hiring manager: 920-954-7640 Fax: 920-882-5019

Contact Information

Roxanne Lee

218 E. Lawrence Street
Appleton, WI 54911

phone: 920-954-7640
fax: 920-882-5019

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