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Here at the Y, we're focused on nurturing the potential of every child, improving the nation's health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors. By joining our team you'll be inspired to make a difference every day ... in a job that matters.  

Our current openings include:

MANAGER OF HEALTHY LIVING

Under the supervision of the Senior Program Director, you will be responsible for creating and overseeing all fitness classes of the Ridgewood YMCA and promoting member wellness and engagement. Bachelor’s degree in health-related field required. CPR/AED/First aid certification, Delay the Disease certification (or must acquire within 6 months of hire) and National Personal Training certification (i.e. ACE, ACSM, NASM, NATA, etc.) required; experience with MOSSA programming preferred. Minimum 4-6 years’ fitness/training experience necessary. Qualified candidates should submit a resume to:  recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.

 

ASSOCIATE AQUATICS DIRECTOR

Under the direct supervision of the Aquatics Director, the ideal candidate will be responsible for staff training and development, relationship building with members and program participants, improving the quality of the aquatics programs, program development, administrative duties, creating a safe and comfortable aquatic environment for members and guests and supporting the YMCA mission. College graduate with strong organizational, computer and communication skills and minimum 2 years of experience in swim instruction with all levels and ages and guarding required. Must be at least 21 years of age with current certifications in YMCA LGT and/or ARC LGT, CPR/AED-PRO, O2 Administration, First Aid and as a CPO. Prior supervisory experience and certification as YMCA and/or ARC lifeguard training instructor preferred. Qualified candidates should submit a resume to:  Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


SUBSTITUTE ZUMBA INSTRUCTOR

We’re seeking an energetic instructor to fill in to teach Zumba group classes as needed. Ideal candidate will build effective relationships with members, keep accurate class attendance records and attend instructor trainings as needed. Must be 18 years of age with a HS Diploma or equivalent. CPR/AED and Zumba certifications required. Interested candidate should send resume to:  Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.

 

FAMILY LIFE INSTRUCTORS

Do you love working with children and want to share your talents with them? We're seeking enthusiastic instructors to teach academic enrichment classes (i.e. art, movement and chess) to children aged 6 months to 6+ years old. Must be at least 18 years of age with a HS diploma or equivalent, patient and enjoy working with children. Classes run Mondays-Fridays (and a possible Saturday) in the morning. Salary is $15/hr. If interested, please email your resume to: Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.

 

PARTY HOST

As one of our Party Hosts, you’ll be in charge in running one of our themed birthday parties. In this fun role, you’ll set up the parties, run activities, help serve food and then help clean up afterwards. Parties run on Saturdays and Sundays for 3 hours in the afternoon. Must be at least 18 years of age with a HS diploma or equivalent. Salary is $8.44/hr. If interested, please email your resume to: Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.

 

KIDS NIGHT OUT STAFF

One Friday night per month, from 6pm-10pm, the Ridgewood YMCA hosts a Kids Night Out, which gives parents the opportunity to enjoy an evening out while we entertain the kids! You’ll help host activities and supervise children ages 6-10. Must be at least 18 years of age with a HS diploma or equivalent and some prior experience working with children. Salary is $8.44/hr. If interested, please email your resume to: Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


TENNIS INSTRUCTOR

Do you want to share your skills with the future tennis stars of tomorrow? We're seeking an instructor to teach on Monday afternoons. Must enjoy working with children and able to sub for some Saturday morning classes. Must be at least 18 years of age with a HS diploma or equivalent and some prior tennis experience. Salary is $15/hr. If interested, please email your resume to: Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


VACATION CAMP COUNSELORS

Love working with kids? Then consider working with us at our 2017 Vacation Day Camp. We’re seeking caring individuals to work 9am-5pm when children in grades K-8 are off from school during public school breaks. You’ll help children enjoy daily recreational and educational activities such as swimming, arts & crafts, and fun theme days! Must be at least 16 years of age. Salary is $8.44/hr. Please send resume to:  Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.

 

AQUA EXERCISE INSTRUCTORS

We're seeking upbeat, motivated individuals to teach aqua exercise. Must be at least 18 years of age. CPR/AED Certification required; Aqua Exercise Certification preferred, but will train; and Group Exercise Certification a plus.  Please email your resume to: Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org for consideration.

 

LIFEGUARDS

Immediate opening for mornings and afternoons. Must have current CPR/AED/First Aid/Lifeguarding certification. Must be at least 16 years of age, but will consider a mature 15 year old with proper certifications. Competitive salary. Please email your resume to: Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.

 

SWIM INSTRUCTORS

Immediate opening for weekday mornings and afternoons. Must be at least 16 years of age with strong swimming skills and prior experience. Competitive salary. Please email your resume to: Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTORS

We're seeking energetic Group Fitness instructors to serve our members in group classes such as Pilates, Zumba, P90X, Pound, etc.  Current Group Exercise and CPR/AED Certification required; Personal Training or Strength Training Certification a plus. Must be at least 18 years of age. Various hours.  If interested, please email your resume to: Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.
 

 

We are an equal opportunity employer for youth development, health living and social responsibility.

 

 

 

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