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Sports & Wellness Director

The Penns Valley Program Center, located in Spring Mills, PA, has an opening for a full-time Sports & Wellness Director
YMCABellefonte Family YMCA Branch

LocationBellefonte, PA

Job Description
The director will be responsible for supervising and developing the group exercise program in addition to instructing classes, conducting personal training sessions, and working as a fitness attendant. The Sports & Wellness Director will also develop and implement youth programming for the center including youth classes, camps, and leagues. prosperous candidates will have a bachelor’s degree in kinesiology, recreation, or a related field as well as personal training certification and practice working with clients one-on-one and/or in a group setting; practice instructing group exercise classes; and demonstrated customer service and communication expertise. Qualified candidates should submit a cover letter, resume, and contact information for three references (two professional, one personal) to Finance/HR Director Liz Chapman at the e-mail address provided or 125 W High St, Bellefonte, PA 16823. Applications will be accepted until a candidate is selected. 
   » Bachelor's Degree in kinesiology, physical eduation, recreation or a related field.
   » expertise, skill and practice in the development, supervision and leading of a wide variety of physical and non-physical recreational and educational activities and marketing programs.
   » Must demonstrate previous practice in leadership abilities with both children and adults, as well as sound, mature judgement.
   » Must relate effectively to diverse groups of people from all social and economic segments of the communites served.
Essential Functions
   » Create, direct, and supervise program activities to meet the needs of and maintain relationships with the community while fulfilling YMCA objectives.
   » Assist in the marketing and distribution of program information through YMCA Marketing Director.
   » Develop and monitor budgets for the Youth and Wellness departments.
   » Create schedules for staff in Youth Programs and Wellness.  Approve staff time for payroll.
   » Coordinate use of facilities for program activities and events.
   » Select, train, evaluate, and retain staff and volunteers to provide appropriate services to the community as trainers, instructors, and coaches.
   » supervise all group land exercise programs, special events, and personal training.
   » Implement a full range of fitness and athletic programs to meet the needs of the members and the surrounding community.
   » Contribute to membership growth and retention, placing the needs of meembers as a key priority.
   » Respond to all member and community inquiries and complaints in a timely manner.
   » Assure positive communication is occurring between staff, members, and program participants.
   » Work with staff and volunteers to help plan, train, and motivate and supervise the Annual Giving Campaign.
   » Assist in other special events and fundraising activities.
   » Enforce all personnel policies and guidelines in conformity of the YMCA of Centre County.
   » Meet weekly with the Program Center Director.
   » Program specific duites:
   » Secure and schedule athletic fields, facilities, and officials.  Transport and set up equipment.
   » Develop and distribute schedules, rules and guidelines for team sports.
   » Organize and conduct parent, coaches, staff and volunteer trainings and meetings.
   » Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of and participation in programs.
   » Maintain equipment and purchase equipment parts as needed and approved.
   » Monitor everyday operations to adhere to YMCA health and safety standards and policies.
   » Develop volunteers for all areas of programming.
   » Another other additional tasks as assigned by the Program Center Director.
Required Certifications
   » Maintain current First Aid, CPR and AED certifications.
   » Complete Child Sexual Abuse avoidance training in the first 90 days of employment and every 3 years thereafter.
   » Complete Mandated Reporter training in the first 90 days of employment and every 5 years thereafter.
   » Personal Training Certificaiton 
Hourly$13.46 - $14.42

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Resumes Accepted Until3/11/2018

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Post Date: 02/14/2018 / Viewed 19 times
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