Job Code: EE

Gymnastic Instructor

Category: Sports
Location: East End Y

Job Type: Part-Time
Staff Contact: Jacqueline Gallant


This position provides direct leadership, instruction and motivation for students in gymnastics classes.



The Lake County YMCA is seeking a Gymnastics Instructor at our East End Y in Madison. The job description and qualifications are listed below. This is a part-time, variable hour position. Applications are being accepted until positions are filled. Interested parties should submit a resume outlining qualifications to [email protected]. The YMCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


  1. Instructs gymnastics lessons in accordance with YMCA guidelines, having prepared lesson plans accordingly.
  2. Builds effective, authentic relationships with students and parents; helps them connect with each other and the YMCA. Encourages parent involvement and identifies potential volunteers.
  3. Conveys information on gymnastics and youth programs, schedules and as appropriate refers students and parents to other programs.
  4. Maintains records as required (i.e. attendance, progress reports, etc.).
  5. Attends staff meetings and trainings as scheduled.
  6. Follows all YMCA policies, rules, regulations, and procedures, including emergency and safety procedures. Completes incident and accident reports as necessary.
  7. Organizes and puts away needed class equipment. Reports damaged equipment.
  8. Trains and supervises class aides as assigned.


  1. Certifications: CPR for the Professional Rescuer, AED, Basic First Aid certification.
  2. Experienced in teaching gymnastics & cheerleading including Level 5 gymnastics, tumbling, proper jump technique, and correct motions for Cheerleading.
  3. Up to date with current skills used in competition
  4. At least 16 years of age.


  • Ability to instruct and observe participants in proper gymnastics techniques.
  • Ability to lift and move equipment, and to lift a small to average size child.

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