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Group Water Exercise Instructors Lafayette YMCA

YMCA of Northern Colorado
Lafayette, CO
  • Expired: January 21, 2023. Applications are no longer accepted.

The YMCA of Northern Colorado in Lafayette is looking for motivated individuals passionate about aquatic (and land) based fitness and helping people reach their fitness goals. You will lead water fitness classes in our pool and provide excellent service to members in a safe, enjoyable, and positive environment that promotes member wellness and engagement in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures. Experience with and knowledge of principles from yoga, tai chi, core, deep water exercise, therapeutic exercise, Parkinson's/MS focus, paddle board, water sports, Silver Sneakers Splash, PACE and other relevant practices are desired.


  • CPR, First Aid, AED, and national certification (ACE, NETA, AFAA, NASM) in group fitness instruction or the YMCA equivalent.
  • Approved group water fitness certification
  • Aqua Zumba or Silver Sneakers Splash certification a plus
  • At least one year of experience teaching group exercise classes preferred

We are rebuilding our schedules as we increase our offerings. What's your group ex passion?

Pay Rate: $22-30/hour based on experience and availability. In addition, we offer a +10% differential for bilingual staff who test as fluent in Spanish and English.

OUR BENEFITS ROCK. We are a family friendly organization that puts a focus on work-life balance, and our benefits prove it. All YMCA part-time staff working 10+ hours each week are eligible to receive a free family membership: From teens to seniors, this benefit impacts the entire household! Staff who work 10+ hours a week earn 50% to 100% off YMCA of Northern Colorado Programs. That includes free YMCA Camp Noco traditional day camp, youth sports, learn to skate and swim lessons, and half off YMCA Camp Santa Maria overnight camp, personal training, specialty summer camps and childcare. If you work 20+ hours a week, your benefits grow from there. Sick time is earned from day 1, and we make contributions of 10% of your salary to the YMCA Retirement Fund for eligible staff. Have questions about how our benefits apply to you? Your unique benefits package will be discussed at point hire.

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We were founded as the Young Men's Christian Association in 1844. But today, we are The Y, an association that values, and is made stronger by, its diverse people. At the YMCA of Northern Colorado, we are committed to equal opportunity employment regardless of gender, age, disability, ethnicity, sexual orientation or religious affiliation.

YMCA of Northern Colorado


Lafayette, CO
80026 USA


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