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Associate Healthy Lifestyles Director (West Side YMCA)

Manages Others:Yes
Experience Required:Yes
Degree Required:Yes
Pay:Starting at $47,476 To $54,769 Per Year
Employment Type:Employee
Work Schedule:Full-Time
Travel:No Travel
Job Details

Job Description

The YMCA of Greater New York reaches half a million New Yorkers through programs that focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. The West Side YMCA is seeking an Associate Healthy Lifestyles Director who, under the supervision of the Director, Membership & Healthy Lifestyles, will provide leadership for the Healthy Lifestyles department staff and deliver consistent, quality healthy lifestyles programming to meet the needs of the members and community.
• Work with the Director to recruit, develop, train, coach, evaluate and supervise all staff and volunteers.
• Assist the Director with planning, scheduling and evaluating all related programs and services.
• Provide outstanding hospitality to all members and guests.
• Adhere to Association Healthy Lifestyles standards and guidelines.
• Work with the Director to develop, track and control the department budget, in accordance with Branch and Association guidelines.
• Assist in Annual Campaign efforts.
• Work with the Building’s and Properties department with the scheduling, maintenance and repair of department areas and equipment.
• Work with the Program Director to research, facilitate and build quality programs that provide member satisfaction.
• Serve as liaison to the Association’s Healthy Lifestyles Cabinet.
• Maintain required certifications, tracked in Club Connect.
• Have a thorough knowledge of branch emergency procedures, and take appropriate action for emergency situations.
• Serve as branch Manager-on-Duty (MOD), as assigned, and work with the Board of Managers and Committees, as needed.
• Attend hospitality training within ninety (90) days of hire.
• Actively participate in all trainings, designated meetings and special events.

Job Requirements

• BA/BS degree in Health Fitness/Physical Education, Exercise Physiology or other related field.
• One to three years of experience in a fitness supervisor / management position.
• Current CPR, First Aid, AED certifications.
• ACSM, NASM, NSCA, AFAA or ACE certifications are a plus.
• Knowledge of fitness trends, fitness training, Foundation of Strength and Conditioning, Group Exercise and Listen First, Principles of Member Health & Wellness, and Budget Processes.
• Excellent hospitality, interpersonal and communications skills.

We offer an exciting and innovative work environment with an organizational culture committed to serving all members of our community. As a leading not-for-profit, community service organization, our Association relies heavily on fundraising to support the wide range of programs we proudly provide the communities we serve. Our expectation is that all staff promotes participation of their branch fundraising efforts in some capacity. If you would like to be a member of our dynamic team, please send your cover letter and resume with subject line “Associate Healthy Lifestyles Director” to or to:

West Side YMCA
Attn.: Jess Prewitt
5 West 63rd Street
New York, NY 10023

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