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Wellness Leader

Embarcadero YMCA
Part time
Competency level: 
Reports to: 
Assistant Director of TI and Youth Programs
Salary range: 
$16.50 to $18.00 per hour

Careers with a Cause

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

Supporting the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, it is the objective of the Treasure Island Community YMCA to support healthy lifestyles by reaching out and engaging all those who seek well-being of spirit, mind and body. Under the supervision of the Director of the Treasure Island Community YMCA, the Wellness Leader is responsible for all health and wellness programs and services at the Treasure Island Community YMCA. Health and wellness programs and services include, but are not limited to: member engagement initiatives, group exercise, health education, fitness center floors and partnerships with healthcare organizations in the service area.

Wellness Leaders are responsible for building relationships, providing tips for a happy and healthy life style and establishing harmonious relationships with the Treasure Island Community. Wellness Leaders must demonstrate the ability to coach program participants by providing leadership, instruction and motivation for members in creating and sustaining a healthy lifestyle for themselves and their community.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • College quarter/semester credits in a field related to health and wellness. 1-2 year of experience working and/or volunteering within the realm of health and wellness.
  • Must be available week days and weekends. This is a part-time position ranging   between 20-29 hours a week. Hours are based on availability and needs of the program.
  • Experience working in a fitness environment\
  • Bilingual skills preferred
  • Willingness to be CPR/AED & First Aid trained and all other course related  to this field of work provided by the YMCA of San Francisco

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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