Fredericton - New Brunswick (NB),
YMCA of Fredericton
The YMCA of Fredericton has been serving the Greater Fredericton
community for 158 years and has recently formalized its 2014-2019
strategic plan that sets out a path to achieve its ‘healthy people for healthy
communities’ vision. With approximately 250 full and part-time staff, over
400 volunteers and a reputation in the region as a trusted and relevant
charity of choice, the YMCA of Fredericton is committed to providing its
5800 members with access to the highest quality people, programs and
partnerships. The YMCA of Fredericton is a 60,000 sq. ft. state-of-the-art
building located in the heart of Fredericton and requires self-starting
individuals who want to be part of a dynamic team dedicated to building
healthy children, families and communities.
Reporting to the Aquatics Manager, lifeguards are responsible for ensuring a safe
aquatic environment and delivering quality, values based programming in the
Aquatic area. Instructors will be responsible for providing service excellence in all
Aquatic Programs and will ensure the safety and wellbeing of all participants in
Ensure all safety and aquatic procedures are adhered to, and in the event of
an emergency respond as trained by the Association.
Ensure that staff, volunteers and members adhere to pool conduct guidelines
and maintain order in his/her designated area as a proactive approach to
ensuring safety and accident prevention.
Maintain accurate, up to date lesson worksheets and attendance records for
Set up and take down program and other equipment as required; checking
that equipment is safe and in good repair (reporting any malfunctions and
removing damaged equipment from circulation).
Model appropriate behaviours to fellow staff, volunteers and members in line
with our Mission, Vision and Values and SAM 2.0 standards
Participate in all mandatory trainings and attends all staff meetings in
department and within the YMCA.
Other duties as required.
Understands and integrates the value of philanthropy in both specific position
and Association, and participate in the Annual Campaign and/or other
Why the YMCA
As part of a team 185 employees and
210 volunteers, we embody shared
values and work together for the
mission, vision and values of the
YMCA. We are a part of the national
and international YMCA movement,
which seeks to strengthen the foun-
dations of community.
We are dedicated to the harmonious
development of mind, body and spirit not
only for our members of the community,
but for our team.
We work in a flexible and friendly
environment in which all team
members are encouraged to bring
forth new ideas and creative
Employment Start Date:
Interview will be scheduled starting
the week of March 2, 2020
Location: YMCA of Fredericton
570 York St, Fredericton, NB
Status: Part Time
Skills and Qualifications
14 years of age or older
Current Bronze Cross or National Lifeguard Pool Option
Valid Standard First Aid & CPR-C with AED
YMCA, Red Cross, or Lifesaving Swim Instructor certification is an asset
Well-developed interpersonal, and relationship building skills
Proven communication skills both verbal and written
Employment is contingent on having a clean Criminal Record Check
with Vulnerable Sector Search.
Commitment to Organization Vision and Values: Demonstrates and
promotes a personal understanding of and appreciation for the mission,
vision, strategic outcomes and values;
Participant focused: Commits to assisting each participant (child or adult)
in the development of new skills in a fun and safe manner.
Self-Management: Works independently with minimal supervision.
Communication: Communicates in a thorough, clear and timely manner
and support information sharing and goal achievement across the YMCA.
Professionalism: Professionally represent the YMCA to members and
visitors at all times.
Integrity: Demonstrates responsible behaviour at all times and maintains
high ethical standards.
Service Oriented: Deliberately identifies and creates opportunities to
enhance each and every individual’s YMCA experience.
Hours: evenings and weekends
WHAT OUR EMPLOYEES SAY:
“The Y is a welcoming
place where everyone be-
“The Y is a place that is
making a difference in
If you are interested in being a part of a dynamic team and developing
your skills while embarking on the adventure of working for an organization
dedicated to strengthening the foundations of community, we would love to
hear from you!
Please send your resume and cover letter with the following reference,
Swimming Instructor to:
Sarah Elliot, Manager of Aquatics
[email protected] | Fax: 506-462-3007
About the YMCA of Fredericton
Our YMCA is a leading charity that works
in partnership with our commu- nity to
promote a healthy spirit, mind and body
and the basic rights and needs of all.
Values: Respectful, Responsible,
Inclusive, Caring and Honest.
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