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Specialty Enrichment Instructor

Company: YMCA of Greater Seattle
Location: Eastsound
Posted on: May 25, 2023

Job Description:

Our Commitment to Equity The Y actively promotes a culture free from bias and injustice. We are dedicated to removing institutional and systemic barriers that result in oppression and racism. We will be accountable to marginalized communities for creating equitable and sustainable environments where social justice is woven into every facet of our programs, and by caring for our communities in a culturally versatile and respectful manner.Job SummaryThe Specialty Enrichment Class Instructor leads and facilitates Out of School Time classes, creating lasting and positive impact on participants, branches and the community. Instructs assigned Spanish/English language class. Understands developmental needs of assigned youth, develops lesson plans/curriculum to meet needs and teach specific skills for enrichment class.What you'll get from working at The YIndividual membership to the YMCA of Greater SeattleFree access to mental health resourcesRapidly accruing paid time off (PTO) available immediately upon hireHiring Range: $24.00-$25.85/hourPlans and instructs Spanish/English Language Classes. Ensures students build skills and meet identified program goals.Develops positive relationships with participants and facilitates relationship building among participants. Provides motivational support and guidance.Attends staff meetings and approved trainings as required.Sets up and takes down class equipment. Ensures spaces are left the same way they are found. Reports equipment problems.Ensures safe and effective classes. Responds to, and reports, accidents and incidents.Accurately maintains related records.Other duties as assigned.Current state approved first aid certification.Current state approved CPR for the Professional Rescuer certification.One or more years of related experience preferred.Demonstrated ability to teach specialty skill to assigned age group.Ability to respond to safety and emergency situations.Working knowledge of youth development and YMCA Powerful Schools program model.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.You'll be a great fit for the Seattle Y if you:Thrive on working in a collaborative environmentAre very adaptableHave high ownership and strong work ethicAre a great problem solver who can think on your feetTruly enjoy being of service to peopleLike being part of a team that cares about one another as people and enjoy working togetherWant to know that the work you do contributes to building a better, stronger community for allAt the Seattle Y, we are an inclusive organization ofpeople with a shared commitment to nurture the potential of youth, promote healthy living, and foster social responsibility. We also believe in supportingthe wellbeing of our employees and offer a free Y membership as a benefitof employment.Become a leader on our team at the YMCA of Greater Seattle where we promote a continuous learning environment and career opportunities."YGS is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to creating a diverse and equitable work environment. Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by local, state, or federal law.We are a drug & alcohol-free workplace; all job offers are contingent on the results of a background check and (on applicable jobs) drug screening, including screening for marijuana. We participate in the Federal E-Verify system.If you need assistance of any kind with the application process, reach out to the HR department at 206.382.5082."MISSION STATEMENT:Building a community where all people, especially the young, are encouraged to develop their fullest potential in spirit, mind, and body.OUR VALUES:RespectResponsibilityHonestyCaringPassion for Excellenceearly childhood, early learning, childcare, education, CDA, kindergarten, children, tutoring, teacher, educator, tutor, preschool, pre-k, classroom, daycare, pre-k, Kindergarten, infant, teache

Keywords: YMCA of Greater Seattle, Bellingham , Specialty Enrichment Instructor, Education / Teaching , Eastsound, Washington

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