YMCA of Okanagan

  • Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
May 27, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Working at the YMCA means you are part of a fun, positive working environment. At the YMCA, people are our greatest asset. We provide professional development opportunities, free trainings, and opportunities for growth and promotion. Join us in our new location at the Pandosy Street YMCA close to all the amenities! The YMCA Child Care division is looking for a coordinator with high business knowledge in registration and client management systems and processes. This individual excels at multi-tasking, taking initiative while balancing competing demands, and provides superior customer service to our members. The Business Support Coordinator works as a team to provide customer service to families and support the registration system for the Association's licensed Child Care programs across the Okanagan, including all areas associated with payments, government billing and reconciliation, database maintenance and marketing components while providing strategic and tactical customer...
May 27, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Are you an energetic, personable, and resourceful person who has a genuine desire to help others? Do you have superior interpersonal skills and excel in a fast-paced, challenging work environment? Does providing leadership and support to a dynamic fitness team that provides a caring, safe and fun environment for all members, appeal to you? Are you passionate about a culture of volunteerism and philanthropy? If the following sounds like a good day at work, then this job might be for you! Reporting directly to the Health & Fitness Manager, the Health & Fitness Supervisor is a key team member at the H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre, who will: Provide dynamic leadership and oversight to frontline staff and volunteer team through exceptional knowledge of YMCA Health & Fitness programs and services Ensure the delivery of high-quality fitness programs and services that meet YMCA requirements and standards while building meaningful relationships with members and...
May 21, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Are you looking for a job that will provide growth and advancement? Do you want to be part of a dedicated team of mental health professionals that helps youth in the Okanagan learn about their anxiety? Would you like to gain hands-on work experience facilitating evidence-based mindfulness programming? Do you want to engage participants in discovering helpful coping tools through creative activities and discussions? If the following sounds like a good day at work, then this job might be for you! Plan, implement, and evaluate YMCA Mindfulness programs, under the direction of Manager, Community Youth & Adult Services Orient, coach, and schedule a team of professionals to successfully roll out 10 programs annually Support and deal with sensitive youth and adult experiences and situations, providing wrap around services and support for those facing barriers to participation in mindfulness programs Actively participate in programs, creating a warm and welcoming...
May 19, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Are you an energetic, personable, and resourceful person who has a genuine desire to help others? Do you want to be part of a dedicated team that provides best-in-class care and programming for families in the Okanagan? Do you want to collaborate to achieve an educational, nurturing, and safe environment for children? The YMCA Dilworth Mountain Child Center is looking for a Preschool Teacher. As an Early Childhood Educator in our Preschool program, the Preschool Teacher will use observation skills to plan a YMCA Playing to Learn™ emergent curriculum. Children's play experiences are used to build a dynamic learning environment. If the following sounds like a good day at work, then this job might be for you! The Preschool Teacher is an Early Childhood Educator who delivers high quality YMCA Playing to Learn programs for children ages 2 to 5 years, and instills the Y's core values of caring, respect, responsibility and honesty. Support and deal with sensitive member family...
May 17, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Do you have a passion a passion for fitness and getting people moving? Are you a certified aquafit instructor or would like to become one? Do you want to be a part of a cause-driven organization that for 40 years has been dedicated to building healthy individuals and communities? If the following skills and passions apply to you, then you might just be perfect for this role! Provide and/or support aquafit class instruction aligned with YMCA fitness standards, including necessary planning and preparation for all classes Keeping your knowledge and certifications up-to-date about equipment, exercises and teaching techniques used in your classes Work as part of a staff/volunteer team, ensuring a safe and welcoming environment Provide excellent customer service and create an enjoyable experience, while building healthy relationships with our members We'd love to hear from people with: Experience with aquafit either as a participant or instructor An aquafit...
May 17, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Do you want to support fundraising for a cause-driven organization that for 40 years has been dedicated to building healthy individuals and communities? Cycle for Strong Kids is the YMCA's largest annual fundraiser and after 2 years of cancelled events that we rely heavily upon, we are thrilled to be back in person for 2022! If any of the following sounds like a fun way to get involved, then it might be the role for you! Setup Crew (5-8 people): Complete the setup of the event with guidance from the Set up Coordinator, including bikes, signs, tents, tables and Information/Welcome tent, etc. Time needed: Saturday, May 28 - 2-5pm Bike Host (2 people): Responsible for cleaning bikes and setting them up for the next ride at the top of each hour. Time needed: Sunday, May 29 - 7:45am-1pm Mascot (1 person): Mascots are the star of the show! Duties include walking blindly (with a mascot handler) and making everyone smile. Mascots will be 5'8"-6ft, if possible. Time needed: Sunday, May...
May 17, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Does working at night creating a clean, safe, and pleasant environment for Y members to enjoy the next day sound fulfilling? Do you have a high level of commitment, strong attention to detail and take pride in your work? Do you want to be a part of a team dedicated to building a healthier community? If the following sounds like a good "night" at work, then this job might be for you! Maintain and clean all public and staff areas of the facility after-hours. Work as a team as well as independently Communicate effectively with all Y staff as well as your supervisors and managers. Public interaction with participants and members providing regular communication to determine their requests and forward to others. We'd love to hear from people with: Experience in cleaning or related field OFA level 1 and WHMIS Ability to communicate effectively through speaking, reading and writing The YMCA's Commitment to Trust and Safety: As part of a trusted charitable...
May 17, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Does being a part of a dynamic fitness team that provides a caring, safe, and fun environment for all members appeal to you? Are you energetic, personable, resourceful, organized, with superior customer service skills? Do you want to be a part of a cause-driven organization that for 40 years has been dedicated to building healthy individuals and communities? If the following skills and passions apply to you, then you might just be perfect for this role! Build relationships with members and guests as the first point of contact on the fitness floor Book appointments for clients and register participants for group fitness classes in MINDBODY Comfortable answering the phone and relaying messages Assist with display of internal communications and seasonal decor Actively participate in and promote philanthropy through the YMCA Association initiatives, including the Move to Give Campaign and other events (e.g. Healthy Kids Day) We'd love to hear from people who are:...
May 17, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Are you an energetic, personable, and resourceful person who has a genuine desire to help others? Do you excel in a fast paced and challenging work environment? Do you have superior interpersonal skills with the ability to build and maintain relationships with staff and program participants, including children, youth, and adults? If the following sounds like a good day at work, then this job might be for you! Reporting directly to the Aquatic Manager and Supervisors, the Aquatic Community Program Leader is responsible for facilitating advanced aquatic courses and swimming lessons in Lake Country, as well as the provision of aquatic instructional or recreational programming at Kelowna Family Y and/or H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre. A key team member, who will: Provide support to all on-duty aquatic staff to ensure all programs operate safely and effectively. Plan and lead advanced aquatic courses, such as Bronze Medallion and Bronze Cross, in accordance with Lifesaving...
May 11, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Do you have a can-do attitude and excel in an ever-changing, fast-paced environment? Do you have a high level of commitment, strong attention to detail and take pride in your work? Do you want to be a key member of a team dedicated to building a healthier community? If the following sounds like a good day at work, then this job might be for you! You will be primarily responsible for pool maintenance, small job repairs, and ensuring equipment at the H2O Adventure + Fitness Centre remains in like-new condition in accordance with YMCA standards Ensures cleanliness of the facility and pool areas, including mixing pool chemicals Helps with setup and take down of program spaces, special events, and other equipment Ensures the safety of all members, participants, staff, and property Delivers exceptional customer service to members, visitors and colleagues Records and reports on facility issues and concerns to Facility Operations Manager Actively participates and promotes...
May 06, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Are you an energetic, personable, and resourceful person who has a genuine desire to help others? Do you have superior interpersonal skills and excel in a fast-paced, challenging work environment? Does working as part of a large dynamic aquatics team, while building positive relationships appeal to you? Are you seeking a role where you can be responsible for the safety of others, while demonstrating the Y's core values of caring, respect, responsibility, honesty and inclusiveness? If the following sounds like a good day at work, then this job might be for you! Delivering exceptional swim lessons Performing on-deck lifeguarding Work as part of a staff/volunteer team, ensuring a welcoming environment and excellent customer service Maintain a safe working environment We'd love to hear from people with: YMCA Canada Swim Instructor or Red Cross Water Safety Instructor National Lifeguard Certification-Pool Option National Lifeguard Certification-Waterpark Option (or...
May 04, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Are you an energetic, personable, and resourceful person who has a genuine desire to help others? Would you like to assist with the supervision and running of select programs run for children ages 0-14? Do you want to be a part of a cause-driven organization that for 35 years has been dedicated to building healthy individuals and communities? If the following skills and passions apply to you, then you might just be perfect for this role! Providing exceptional care for program participants by creating a safe and welcoming environment Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with parents and their children as well as staff and other volunteers Assisting with the preparation of equipment and supplies for activities Ensuring the staff/volunteer to child ratio is maintained at all times We'd love to hear with people with: The ability to commit to a weekly 2-hour shift, with the potential for more if interested Excellent communication, problem...
May 04, 2022
YMCA of Okanagan Kelowna, British Columbia, Canada
Do you have a passion for fitness and getting people moving? Does being a part of a dynamic fitness team that provides a caring, safe, and fun environment for all members appeal to you? Do you want to be a part of a cause-driven organization that for 40 years has been dedicated to building healthy individuals and communities? If the following skills and passions apply to you, then you might just be perfect for this role! Provide instruction aligned with YMCA fitness standards, including necessary planning and preparation for all classes Keeping your knowledge and certifications up-to-date about equipment, exercises and teaching techniques used in your classes Work as part of a staff/volunteer team, ensuring a safe and welcoming environment Provide excellent customer service and create an enjoyable experience, while building healthy relationships with our members Wondering how you can help or have other skills to offer? Come and talk to us about other exciting volunteer...