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YMCA of Greater Seattle Vinyasa Yoga Instructor in Seattle, Washington


Job Summary:

Vinyasa Yoga Instructor for Thursday evening from 6:45pm-7:45pm.


  1. Plans and instructs classes or programs in a specialty area. Observes and discusses individual progress with participants.

  2. Develops positive relationships with participants and facilitates relationship building among participants and members. Provides motivational support and guidance.

  3. Increases participant awareness of all healthy lifestyle factors.

  4. Encourages member and parent involvement and identifies potential volunteers.

  5. Attends staff meetings and approved trainings as required.

  6. Sets up and takes down class equipment. Reports equipment problems.

  7. Ensures safe and effective classes. Responds to, and reports, accidents and incidents.

  8. Tracks, monitors, evaluates and transitions assigned Total Health participants providing motivational support and counseling.

  9. Accurately maintains related records.

  10. Leads ongoing YMCA Total Health classes or programs in a specialized area.


  1. Current state approved first aid certification.
    1. Current state approved CPR certification.
  1. High school education or equivalent preferred.

  2. Two or more years experience teaching or practicing in specialized area.

  3. Total Service/Total Health Training**

  4. Ability to lead a class or provide individual service.

  5. Ability to respond to safety and emergency situations.

  6. Ability to motivate and educate members.

  7. Ability to set up, move and store equipment.

  8. Prefer knowledge of, and previous experience with, diverse populations (language, culture, race, physical ability, sexual orientation, etc.). Ability to speak any language in addition to English may be helpful.

  9. Martial Arts: Certified trainer and member of specialty wellness association.

  • Within 30 days of employment or first available training.

** Within 90 days of employment or first available training.

The YMCA of Greater Seattle is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, inclusion, and equity. We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are contingent on results of a background check and drug screening, including screening for marijuana.

Exercise, Instructor, Group, Fitness, Sports, Consultant, Specialist, Trainer, Aerobics, Professional

Job Locations US-WA-Seattle

Posted Date 3 weeks ago (1/6/2020 2:35 PM)

ID 2020-9622

Type Regular Part-Time

# of Openings 1

Location West Seattle YMCA

Category Health & Well-being

Address 3622 SW Snoqualmie St