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Group Exercise Director

Stonestown Family YMCA
Full time
Competency level: 
Team Leader
Reports to: 
Sr. Director of Healthy Living
Salary range: 
$60,000 to $70,000

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The YMCA of San Francisco was named as one of the Bay Area's Best Places to Work by its employees as well as one of the Healthiest Employers.   Join our team and make a lasting impact every day in communities across San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin Counties.  Every day, our staff—of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences—are transforming lives through YMCA programs for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. When you work for the Y, you’ll be supported with training, mentoring and career development opportunities. Plus, we offer great benefits to help you grow stronger in spirit, mind and body, even as you’re helping others.

About the Job

It is the objective of the Stonestown Family YMCA to support healthy lifestyles by reaching out and engaging all those who seek well-being of spirit, mind and body. This position supports this goal by developing communities in group exercise classes, supporting Health Seekers, and developing/coaching Group Exercise Staff/Volunteers. This role is responsible for overseeing all group exercise classes including Mind/Body, Cycling, Outdoor Exercise, Water Fitness and other group exercise modalities. This position is responsible for program development, staff recruitment and training, program supervision and evaluation, budget development and management, and communication with members and staff. The Director must have excellent communication skills both written and verbal. The Director is part of the Branch Leadership Team and leads annual fundraising campaigns. The Director will maintain instructing regular group exercise classes weekly, and be available to substitute as needed.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 21 years old
  • Bachelor’s Degree in a related field preferred
  • Minimum 2 years of experience in related field. 
  • Previous supervisory experience.
  • YMCA approved CPR/First Aid Certification. *Within 30 days of hire
  • Ability to teach multiple modalities of Group Exercise with national certifications in Group Exercise Instructor in one or more of the following disciplines: Yoga, Pilates, Cycling, Strength, Outdoor Fitness, Dance (examples include: AFAA, ACE Group Exercise, PMA, RYT, Yoga Fit, Cycling Certification: Power/Watts based training). 
  • Proficient in computer software and data collection technology

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All employees working with the YMCA are considered to have supervisory or disciplinary action relationship over minors.  Job offers are conditional and contingent upon background clearance. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and CA Fair Chance Act, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. 

Everything you need to know about us

We offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive health benefits - medical and dental plans for full time employees
  • Retirement benefits – 12% employer contribution after completion of eligibility requirements
  • Employee Assistance Program for all employees
  • Commuter Benefits via pre-tax payroll deductions
  • Flexible Spending Account – Medical and Dependent Care on a pre-tax basis  
  • Use of YMCA of San Francisco Fitness facilities
  • Paid time off benefits for part time and full time employees upon completion of eligibility requirements
  • Training and staff development for all employees