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5/16/2017

Yoga Instructor

2300 University Dr
Costa Mesa , CA 92626
United States
Category:Group Exercise Instructor
Job Start Date:5/18/2017
Application Closing Date:6/16/2017
Manages Others:No
Experience Required:Yes
Degree Required:No
Pay:Starting at $20 To $25 Per Year
Employment Type:Employee
Work Schedule:Part-Time
Travel:No Travel
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Job Description

Be Part of Our Cause
The YMCA of Orange County staff are committed to teaching youth positive life skills, values and the importance of giving back. In our communities, our staff support and strengthen families by offering quality experiences that are affordable and life-enriching. Our staff encourage participation by all members of our community and create an environment where everyone aspires to be their best. Each day, we work side-by-side with others to strengthen the foundations of our communities.

POSITION OVERVIEW: Schedule, develop, lead, monitor and promote safe and appropriate Yoga programs. Form strong relationships with our members.

DAY-TO-DAY RESPONSIBILITIES:
Implement and lead Yoga classes in a variety of styles (Flow, Restorative, Power, etc.).
Enforce member service operations policies and procedures.
Promote programs to members and participants.
Record participant counts, distribute and collect program evaluations, and report incidents.
Work with supervisor regarding program information, class changes, and member service issues.
Document and/or report incidents.
Follow and enforce safety regulations and other policies and procedures.
Carries out all responsibilities in an honest, ethical and professional manner.

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES:
Perform other duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

REQUIRED SKILLS:
Must hold nationally recognized Yoga Instructor certification.
Must have experience in a variety of Yoga styles including Restorative, Flow, and Power Yoga.
CPR and First Aid certifications required.
Previous experience in group exercise instruction.
Knowledge in exercise as well as related background in health.
Ability to positively motivate members/participants in fitness activities.
Excellent verbal communication skills.
Strong customer and results orientation.
Ability to interact effectively at all ages, levels and across diverse cultures.

Preferred Skills:
200 Hour Yoga Teacher training certificate is preferred.
Prior experience as a Yoga instructor is preferred.
Chair Yoga for Seniors a plus!

ABOUT US:
At the YMCA, strengthening community is our cause. With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y serves Orange County through seven (7) Health & Wellness centers (Laguna Niguel, Newport Beach, Huntington Beach, Mission Viejo, Fullerton, Yorba Linda, and Santa Ana) and over 50 Afterschool Program centers. YMCA programs celebrate and honor common values of respect, responsibility, honesty, and caring by infusing character development into the foundation and practice of all our programs; from youth sports and group exercise classes to parent/child programs and community services– Y programs build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all. The YMCA of Orange County is a nonprofit, charitable organization that serves the entire community. Donations support our scholarship program and Our Commitment – To strive to keep programs open for all. Whether you are looking to get fit, give back, or meet new friends, the Y has something for you! www.ymcaoc.org

Learn more about opportunities at the Y
www.ymcaoc.org/careers
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