Aquatics Director - Cape Ann YMCA
Company: Ymca Of The North Shore Inc
Posted on: January 15, 2023
Are you an experienced manager with the ability to lead and
inspire a team? Are you interested in utilizing your experience to
ensure the safety and well-being of others by providing access to
important programs and services in the community? This may be the
opportunity for you?
As the Aquatics Director at the Cape Ann YMCA you will help support
our community and members by ensuring the safe operating and robust
programming of our Aquatics center. The Aquatics Director is
responsible for all aspects of the instructional and recreational
aquatics overseeing two indoor pools, and one outdoor seasonal
pool. The Cape Ann YMCA provides swim lessons to youth weekly,
offers aqua activities for all ages, and is host to local Swim
Teams and regular rentals. Key responsibilities of this role
include recruiting, retaining, and transitioning swimmers of all
ages and abilities through the programs, and working
collaboratively with the competitive team to achieve a successful
conversion rate of instructional swimmers to the competitive
program. Through strong leadership, efficient planning,
high-quality engagement, and direct service, the Aquatics Director
manages staff, provides guidance on the technical and physical
skills of swimming, creates a fun environment that develops
long-lasting relationships, a sense of achievement and belonging,
while fostering a lifelong love of swimming. The incumbent in this
role will enjoy connecting with participants and visitors of all
ages, have the ability to carry out Aquatics initiatives that meet
the goals of the organization, and have a strong skillset in
planning and leading others.
To thrive in this role you must have a background of progressive
aquatics experience leading to the oversight and management of
multiple team members, previous experience maintaining the
functions of an aquatics center, and the ability to successfully
prioritize and respond to a variety of tasks including the
emergency response to members of visitors in the pool. You must
have the ability to engage and direct others as well as provide
instructions and assessments to staff and members in the pool.
In addition to quality work environment our YMCA offers competitive
salaries, benefits and professional development opportunities
Paid training and development
Advancement and growth opportunities within our seven YMCA
Free YMCA membership and employee discounts on programs.
Health and dental insurance for full time employees.
2 weeks paid vacation in addition to generous paid sick and
personal time for full time staff.
Retirement fund with 8% company contribution (once vested/no match
Employer funded life insurance.
Current certifications in Lifeguard/Swim Instructor, Pro CPR, First
Aid and Oxygen, or willing to obtain
Must be able to demonstrate proficiency of swim skills in
accordance with YMCA standards and have a strong foundation in
A Minimum of 3-5 years progressive leadership and oversight of an
For further assistance you may contact the HR department at
The YMCA is committed to a policy of nondiscrimination and equal
opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without
regard to race, color, religious creed, protected genetic
information, national origin, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, age, disability, or veteran's status.%2554020%
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