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Chief Operating Officer

Category: Administration
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Full-Time

The Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area has a rich, impactful history which started in 1888. As the organization has focused on impacting underserved communities within its service area, a mission based program center as well as a wellness center has been established. The Y has begun a long range capital and program planning process to set the direction for the next 50 years. This position will be an active member in this discussion.

Located in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains, residents have much to offer. From four season recreational opportunities including alpine and nordic skiing in the winter, boating on beautiful Lake George in the summer as well as climbing mountains at any time of year. The Greater Glens Falls Area has many cultural opportunities and cuisine with great school systems to choose from. New York City, Montreal, or Boston are a short drive away as well as an international airport within 40 minutes.

The Chief Operating Officer, COO, is an exempt full time position that serves on the CEO’s senior leadership team and ensures the successful operation of all Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Areas’ locations, initiatives and objectives.

 Essential functions include but are not limited to the following:

  1. Be an active partner, led by the CEO, to develop association objectives to meet the impact potential of the association.
  2. Develop, implement, monitor, and evaluate operational plan.
  3. Act as the innovation expert for the association to leverage efficiency and impact.
  4. Ability to use analytical, interpretative and evaluative thought in making decisions and solving problems. 
  5. Lead the process of opening new facilities or new program initiatives.
  6. Create a culture of excellence through challenging and supporting YMCA team members.
  7. Develop a cohesive, supportive YMCA team by leading work groups.
  8. Ensure compliance of YMCA, local, state and federal laws, guidelines and procedures are followed.
  9. Develop, monitor and administer annual budget (income and expense). Ensure that the YMCA maintains a positive fiscal positioning relation to budget.
  10. Manage all professional staff – recruit, hire, train, develop, supervise and evaluate. This includes following all policies, procedures and timeframes of the Association.
  11. Develop and initiate new programs, grant requests, etc., as appropriate to further the development of the association.
  12. Cultivate and maintain excellent working relationships with community partners.
  13. Participate/lead committees and task forces, as requested.

 

All work is done in accordance with the YMCA policies and under the general guidance of the CEO.

 

 

Childwatch Staff & Sr. Childwatch Staff

Category: ChildCare
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Child Watch Staff supervise children ages 8 weeks to 6 years of age in a safe play environment in accordance with YMCA policies, practices and safety standards.

Sr. Child Watch assist in planning, developing, and implementing all curriculum and activities in Child Watch program.  Sr. staff guides development of children, ensuring a safe, enriching and healthy environment.

 

Dance Instructors

Category: Performing Arts
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Supervise and lead programs for children of all levels in dance programs that promotes the YMCA mission of building a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.

Currently seeking Preschool and School Age Dance instructors as well as Ballet Instructors able to teach intermediate / advanced  ballet with an understanding of ballet and gymnastics. We are also looking for hip hop instructors, tap, jazz as well as ballroom and line dance instructors- 

If you have any dance experience in any of these areas please contact us. We want to talk dance...

 

Gymnastics Instructors

Category: Gymnastics
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Do you have Gymnastics experience?  Are you looking for a job where you get to play with kids and teach them the joys of gymnastics?

Supervise and instruct preschool, school age progressive, pre-competitive, and tumbling classes.

 

Gymnastics Team Coach

Category: Gymnastics
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Supervise and instruct USAIGC Competitive Gymnastics Team program participants in alignment with the YMCA mission of building a healthy spirit, mind and body for all.  Help develop girls & boys teams as well as programs.

 

Lifeguards & Sr. Lifeguards

Category: Aquatics
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Are you looking for a part-time position where you can make a difference?

Lifeguards ensure safety of all members and program participants in the pool area.
Lifeguard certifications required.

If you are a strong swimmer, or if you really like being around the water, the YMCA can provide certification assistance. 

We are looking for openers 4:45 am, and closers, shifts length can vary-  we also have weekday and weekend shifts available.  See if one fits your schedule.

Employment at the YMCA does come with membership benefits.

 

Maintenance/Custodian

Category: Maintenance
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

If you are someone who likes to clean, The Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area is currently seeking Custodians and Housekeepers. These positions involve the upkeep of the locker rooms, facilities and grounds, parking lot and outside property, as well as general cleaning duties.  We have year round positions that are perfect for a 2nd job, or someone looking to pick up weekend and/ or evening hours. 

Candidates must be motivated, with a strong work ethic. Must be available nights and weekends.  Prior experience is preferred. Must be 18 years old.

 

Member Services and Team Leader

Category: Member Services
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Member Service Representatives, under the direct supervision of the Member Experience Coordinator, is responsible for creating a welcoming atmosphere, listening to and understanding member needs, developing relationships with members, and being knowledgeable about programs and services throughout the Y. Member Service staff must have a passion for providing an exceptional member experience. Responsible for member service, processing membership and program registrations, and presenting a positive attitude toward the YMCA, its staff, and its programs. 

Are you a morning person? Opening shifts available.

 

Personal Trainer

Category: Wellness
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Responsible for quality fitness training and member services in Adult Wellness programs.

 

Recreation Leaders 2019-2020 School Year

Category: ChildCare
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Responsible for assisting the Site Director in general supervision and management of a site.

Before School Care-   Before school care runs from 7:00 am to the start of school at the following 4 locations:  Big Cross, Jackson Heights, Kensington, and Queensbury.

New Opportunity 19-20 school year- New locations:  FT. Ann, FT. Edward, Argyle, Whitehall

 

SilverSneakers® Instructor

Category: Wellness
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Responsible for providing excellent and safe instruction, motivation, and support to YMCA members and program participants in Silver Sneakers exercise programs.

Classes include:  Silver Sneakers Classic, Circuit, Cardio, Yoga, and Splash

 

Site Directors 2019-2020 School Year

Category: ChildCare
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

After School Club Site Directors 2019-2020 School Year: Responsible for overall management of a Site including staff, children and families.

Before School Care-    Before school care runs from 7:00 am to the start of school at the following 4 locations:  Big Cross, Jackson Heights, Kensington, and Queensbury.

New Opportunity 19-20 school year- New locations:  FT. Ann, FT. Edward, Argyle, Whitehall

 

Swim Instructors

Category: Aquatics
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Teach students of all ages and levels of ability to swim following the YMCA Swim Lesson Program. Responsible for teaching assigned swim groups during program sessions.

Opportunities exist ranging from a few hours a day, to daily 4-7 pm, as well as weekends during the morning.

Perfect for a 2nd job, or a few hours a week. 

Membership and benefit discounts apply with all YMCA employment.

 

Swim Team Coach

Category: Aquatics
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

The Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area swim team (Gators) swims in the North Country Swim League and competes in both YMCA and USA Swimming venues. We have a growing age group program with approximately 80 swimmers. The qualified candidate will report to the head swim coach and assist in working primarily with the middle age groups, ranging in age from 6 to 16. This coach will work with the team 6 to 10 hours a week and attend approximately 12 to 16 swim meets a year. Some day travel is required to local swim meets.

 

Wellness Center Assistant

Category: Wellness
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Responsible for Wellness Center orientations, quality fitness instruction, member service, cleaning mats and equipment, and presenting a positive attitude toward the YMCA, its staff, and its programs.

Are you a morning person? Opening Shifts available.

 

YMCA Adirondack Regional Wellness Center Staff

Category: Wellness

Job Type: Part-Time

The YMCA Adirondack Center is excited to announce the future opening of a Wellness Center located at the Town of Chester office building in Chestertown.

We are currently looking for part time Wellness Center Staff.  Wellness Center Staff  could work up to 25 hours per week.  This position is responsible for creating a welcoming atmosphere, listening to and understanding member needs, developing relationships with members, and being knowledgeable about programs and services throughout the Y.  Responsible for member orientations, quality fitness instruction, member service, cleaning mats and equipment, processing membership.

 
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
  1. Orient new members to the fitness facility and equipment as well as assisting members in proper usage of equipment.
  2. Carry out all policies and procedures within the Wellness Center.
  3. Provide for a strong professional image in conduct, appearance and uniform of staff.
  4. Ensure the safety and wellbeing of all participants in the YMCA Wellness Center.
  5. Ensure that all equipment is clean and well maintained.
  6. Report in a timely manner to the ADK Center Director of Programming any problems, issues or departmental concerns.
  7. Register Center participants using membership software.
  8. Provide general information regarding the facility, memberships and programs.
     

 

 

Yoga Instructors

Category: Wellness
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Responsible for quality yoga instruction and member services in Adult Wellness programs. 

 

Youth Sports Coaches/Instructor

Category: Youth Wellness
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Teach a variety of sports to groups of youth ages 3-14yrs, including baseball, T-ball, flag football, soccer, basketball, gym games, and more.  If you are knowledgeable in a wide range of recreational activities, have a great attitude, and are highly dependable, this job is perfect for you!

 

Youth Sports Head Instructor

Category: Youth Wellness
Location: Family YMCA of the Glens Falls Area

Job Type: Part-Time

Youth Sports Head Instructor: Implement and deliver youth wellness & sports programs and sports camp programs.Coordinate program delivery with assistant or specialty coaches, instructors, and camp staff.  Ensure safety and risk management in all assigned programs.  Implement the mission through youth sports programs, sports teams, and sports camp programs.