Job Code: Gymnas

Gymnastics Instructor

Category: Sports and Activities Instructors
Location: Meadowlands Area YMCA

Job Type: Part-Time
Rate: $18.00 -$ 29.00
Keywords: Gymnastics


The Meadowlands Area YMCA is seeking qualified individuals who will be responsible for teaching our Gymnastics classes. The Gymnastics Instructor will also be responsible for management of participants and the studio or gymnasium.



  • Ability to teach to student of varying levels within the same class.
  • Ensure the health, safety, and well being of participants in enrichment programs, by providing close supervision of all activities.
  • Be in assigned area with all equipment, when needed.
  • Create an atmosphere where all participants can have fun, are safe and learn.
  • Maintain accurate program documentation (incident, accident and behavior reports, attendance and sign-in / sign-out sheets).
  • Keep immediate supervisor informed of any concerns or problems regarding program participants or facilities.
  • Maintain an organized work space, by taking responsibility for the upkeep of supplies, materials, and program rooms.
  • Regularly communicate with Sports and Recreation Director to discuss lesson plans and activities, to ensure a good working relationship.
  • Communicate to caregivers to promote an understanding of the growth and development of their child.
  • Work cooperatively with professional staff and other departments.
  • Actively participate in all training sessions, designated meetings and special events.
  • All other miscellaneous duties and projects as assigned by supervisor. 



HOURS: weekday, evenings, and weekend class schedules

Compensation Package:

  • Salary Range - $18-$29 per hour           
  • Membership (Adult–upon 2017 new facility opening); General Program Discounts


  • 21+ years of age
  • CPR, First Aid, AED, and child abuse prevention training within 90 days of hire
  • Proven experience teaching at least one specialty topic including but not limited to; Gymnastics, Tumbling, and Cheerleading. Willingness to learn additional areas in Gymnastics.
  • At least 1 year experience teaching Gymnastics classes
  • Outgoing, energetic, and engaging