Are you currently lifeguard/CPR/First Aid certified? Looking for additional staff to fill open positions. Please contact Aquatics Director, Felicha Bennett at the Riverdale Y: FBennett@RiverdaleY.org or (718) 548-8200, ext. 239.
Permanent Part Time Days/Evenings/Sundays
The Riverdale YM-YWHA is seeking an outgoing, mature individual to meet and greet clients, provide information, customer service, sell and transact purchases of membership, classes plus more. Candidates for this position must be able to multi-task, keep cool under pressure and be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook, and eager to learn our software programs. Schedule of hours to be determined. Hourly base pay. Email resume to Membership@RiverdaleY.org.
Are you passionate about teaching and working with children and adults learning to swim and enjoy the water? If so, please contact Aquatics Director, Felicha Bennett at the Riverdale Y: FBennett@RiverdaleY.org or (718) 548-8200, ext. 239.
Gymnastics Coach and Sports Specialist and Mommy & Me Instructor – P/T
Wanted: Dynamic, Energetic and Reliable Gymnastics Coach and Sports Specialist to work in our Sports and Recreation Department!
The Riverdale Y is seeking a part time Gymnastics Coach and Sports Specialist to work alongside the Sports and Recreation Program Manager. We are looking for a dynamic, athletic, enthusiastic and nurturing instructor who will be a positive role model for the children in our programs.
Candidates should only apply if they have experience working with children, a strong background in athletics and physical education.
• Must have 1+ year of experience in related specialty.
• Willing to work weekends and nights as needed.
• College degree preferred. Must have a high school or equivalent work/education experience.
• Ability to individually lead a class; ability to motivate and educate members.
• Must have a background in Gymnastics.
• Able to teach gymnastics classes.
• Able to instruct gymnastics birthday parties and classes.
Please send resumes to YDavis@RiverdaleY.org. No phone calls please.
Enrichment Class Instructors / Specialists
• At least 18 years of age.
• High School Diploma
• Experience working with children in an educational, recreational or camp setting.
• Responsible, reliable and mature.
Must be qualified, experienced individuals in the field they are teaching. Each session can be up to 60 minutes. Responsible for creating and submitting a 12-session curriculum for approval, overseeing staff members assigned to their specialty and creating a fun, safe and nurturing environment. Instructor should have the unique ability to teach without students knowing they are being taught. The material must be presented in a way to spark interest in each child enabling them to develop an affinity for the subject matter. Must be able to engage students and maintain their attention. Ability to work with 1st–2nd grade children in one class and 3rd–5th grade students in another.
If you teach, plan on teaching, or possess an expertise in an exciting field children can relate to, this is an opportunity for you to develop or sharpen your skills while creating a following and growing within our program. Successful classes in the past have included Lego Robotics, The Magic of Science, Baking, and Capoeira. We are open to your creative suggestions.
Please forward concepts and resumes to JSmith@RiverdaleY.org. No phone calls please.
Floor / Personal Trainers
Looking for P/T floor/personal trainers with a strong background in fitness. National certification and CPR & AED is a must. No phone calls. Contact Lisa Bruskin, LBruskin@RiverdaleY.org.
Looking for Acupunturist. Must be licensed to practice in New York State. No phone calls. Contact Lisa Bruskin, LBruskin@RiverdaleY.org.