POOL CLOSURE: Please note that both pools will be closed starting June 22 at 2:00 pm and will reopen on July 2 at 5:30 am, for annual pool maintenance. Members have access to the pool at the Canada Games Aquatic Centre during this time. Click HERE for CGAC schedule.

June 19 |Therapy Pool: Please note that our Therapy Pool is only operating for Early Years Swim today. We will update members as soon as we have it functioning for warm and deep warm swims as well. Thank you for your patience and understanding. 

Location:
Saint John Regional Y
Status:
Accepting
Type of Position:
Casual, 1 Hour Shift, 2 times per week
Placement Date:
Immediate

Qualifications and Skills
Current and clear security clearance with vulnerable sector screening. Personal Trainer Certification, current First Aid/CPR certification, strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to interact with members and build relationships in a diverse community.

Responsibilities

  • Develops personalized fitness programs for our members
  • Motivating and coaching members to reach their goals
  • Provides excellent customer service and support in the fitness centre
  • Circulates the fitness centre while monitoring members to ensure the safe use of equipment and offering fitness advice when needed
  • Participates with the cleaning of all Wellness Centre equipment
  • Use respectable language at all times
  • Well groomed and appropriately dressed in clothing that is fitting for the position and that will leave the best possible impression on the public.
  • Accept the guidance and decisions from the Supervisor/Director as well as reporting planned or unplanned absence to the Supervisor/Director
  • Treat staff, clients and other volunteers of the YMCA of Greater Saint John with respect and dignity and be responsible in the use of the YMCA of Greater Saint John’s resources
  • Perform Volunteer responsibilities promptly, reliably and to the best of the Volunteer’s ability
  • Adhere to policies and procedures of the YMCA of Greater Saint John
  • Accept and work within the YMCA of Greater Saint John’s Guiding Principles, the Mission Statement as well as the Values of the YMCA of Greater Saint John
  • Display appropriate YMCA of Greater Saint John Volunteer identification as required
  • Participate in orientation and training programs when required Time Commitment: Various work shifts as determined by Department Supervisor

Benefits

  • Be a part of the YMCA team and promote the Mission, Vision and Values of the YMCA
  • Opportunity to enhance skills as well as learn and develop new skills in a fitness facility environment Learn about diversity at the YMCA and meet new people from all walks of life
  • Gain valuable customer service experience
  • Enhance communication and interpersonal skills and gain valuable work experience, volunteering reflects and supports a complete picture of an individual, and gives real examples of their commitment, dedication and interests
  • Reference letter supplied with successful volunteer experience upon request

Application Deadline

On-going