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YBike Program Leader

Presidio Community YMCA
Part time
Competency level: 
Reports to: 
YBike Associate Director
Salary range: 
$22.10 to $26 per hour
Start date: 
Feb 09, 2024

Careers with a Cause

Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively influences the lives of people and communities. As the nation's leading nonprofit organization committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the YMCA of San Francisco offers more than just a job--we offer you a career with a future and the chance to make a lasting difference in your community. At the Y, you can discover your passion and a lifelong career helping to solve some of the nation's most pressing social issues.

About the Job

Under the supervision of the YBike Associate Director, this position is responsible for leading bicycle education programs with youth and families at program sites across San Francisco. YBike Program Leaders will support the YBike team in running after-school bike clubs, in-school P.E. programs, and community- and city-wide bicycle events for youth and families across San Francisco. All programs should be administered in a manner consistent with YMCA goals and policies. 

This position’s hours may vary in accordance with the SFUSD calendar, program needs, and weekend excursions and events. 

Minimum Qualifications

  • 18+ years old
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Available weekdays from 2:00 p.m. to 6:30 pm or weekends
  • Ability to ride bikes
  • Strong working knowledge of bike safety rules
  • Strong interpersonal and  communication skills
  • Experience with providing instructions to large groups
  • Visual and auditory ability to respond to critical incidents and the physical ability to act swiftly in an emergency situation
  • Must be an independent worker and  able to multi-task
  • Adept at working on a team
  • Maintain a flexible and positive   attitude
  • A passion for social justice and knowledge of the challenges faced  by low-income San Francisco residents
  • Proven ability to work with people  from a variety of different ethnic,  socio-economic, educational, religious, sexual and generational    backgrounds
  • YMCA approved CPR, First Aid, AED certifications and YMCA Child Abuse Prevention training within 30 days of hire date
  • TB test clearance required

Preferred Skills & Abilities

  • 21+ years old
  • Available some weekends and some weekday mornings
  • Experience in risk management and emergency response
  • Experience working in        youth bike education programs or similar
  • Knowledge, familiarity, and experience working in or with schools within SFUSD
  • Bilingual language skills in Cantonese, Mandarin, Spanish, and/or Arabic
  • Ability to repair bikes
  • League Certified Instructor from the League of American Bicyclists







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