YMCA of Greater Kansas City

Wellness Specialist (5am-9am Monday-Friday)

US-MO-North Kansas City
Req No.
2017-2797
North Kansas City YMCA
Category
Healthy Living
Type
Part-Time
Minimum Salary
USD $7.94/Hr.
Midpoint Salary
USD $9.98/Hr.
Position Hours
5am-9am Mon-Fri
US-MO-North Kansas City

Overview

Under the supervision of the Health and Wellness Director , the Wellness Specialist is responsible and accountable for planning, conducting, and evaluating high quality in the strength-training department at the appointed center.  The Wellness Attendant is expected to emphasize member service, character development and the mission in relation to the retention and promotion of the YMCA.

Responsibilities

  • Contribute to the overall YMCA mission of healthy living, youth development and social responsibility. 

  • Give equipment orientations for all members and participants of all abilities and levels.
  • Responsible for staying current with the center announcements and information.
  • Know and understand the wellness area for safety reasons along with emergency procedures of the building.
  • Must notify appropriate staff of any unsafe conditions, needed repairs, complaints, accidents, or injuries immediately.
  • Assist in the recruitment of volunteers for all classes and programs.
  • Current knowledge of all areas of training and certifications as well as YMCA of Greater Kansas City employee handbook.
  • Attend community functions and events to promote the YMCA, its mission and programs.
  • Maintain a safe and clean, well organized area, provide safe instruction in all areas of work by following YMCA and national certification guidelines.
  • Assist in the ideas for retention and sale initiatives for all health and wellness programs and members.
  • Ensure tracking, follow-up of program participants.
  • Participate in the Annual Mission Campaign.
  • Responsible for updating all areas and certifications through YMCA or national continuing education units, exercise science, nutrition and choreography.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor.

Qualifications

  • Must be at least 18 years age.
  • Degree preferred in health related field, if no degree, then must have related experience or progress toward a degree in health related field.
  • Must have current First Aid and CPR.
  • Must be able to relate and work with diverse groups of people in a friendly and consistent manner.
  • Must be able to reflect a positive attitude.
  • Must be able to perform and pass skills with knowledge of workout equipment and/or weight training.
  • Perform and pass demonstration for Healthy Living Director.

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