Position Description

Gymnastics Coordinator - North County, Coastal
Location Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA
Pay Range $18.00 - $24.00/Hour - starting at $20/Hour Depending on experience
Job Type Part Time
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Job Status:
Accepting Applications

Looking to start your career?


Do you have any background in fitness

(gymnastics, tumbling, cheer, athletics, sports, dance, martial arts or related field)?


 Come apply to the Y!


You can choose which location below you would prefer to work:

Encinitas  Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA



Y would I apply?

  • FREE Complete Gym Membership
  • FREE Workout Classes
  • FREE Pool Access
  • Build Your Resume
  • Opportunities for Growth
  • Community Involvement
  • PART TIME Perks
    • FREE Family Membership
    • Paid Sick Leave
    • Paid Professional Development Opportunities


Sound good? (We think so, too!) Here’s what you would do:

  • Responsible for the daily operations of the gymnastics center, including put not limited to safety, scheduling, staffing and program when Gymnastic Program Director is not present
  • Teach all levels of classes for children 2-17 years of age, including leading team practice when needed
  • Evaluate program participants as needed to ensure children are in the correct class based on skills and ability
  • Act as main point of contact for parents of all participants and classes
  • Work closely with Camp Director on the development, implementation and daily operations of gymnastic-related camps
  • Work in conjunction with the Gymnastics Program Director to ensure inclusion opportunities are available for gymnastics programs
  • Manage setup and teardown schedule to ensure safe systems are in place to protect staff
  • Provide team leadership and lead team practice as needed
  • Represent the YMCA of San Diego County at community events, branch events and association events when appropriate
  • Develop and implement staff schedule monthly and support Gymnastics Program Director in the overall supervision of the staff team
  • Supervise and manage daily staff issues, complaints, concerns, and incidents; escalate when necessary
  • Organize and lead monthly staff meetings for all gymnastics staff


“OK, I’m sold!” What do I need to qualify?

  • Must be 18 or older
  • Must have 3 years of experience leading gymnastic classes, including team and dance
  • Experience with all aspects of tumbling and apparatus, teaching children, and organizing classes
  • Must be able to coach gymnastics with basic knowledge of the level 1-6 USAG program
  • Strong spotting skills required in all events and experience with pre-school equipment
  • Proven experience communicating effectively with parents and children
  • Should have experience supervising and managing staff and class schedules and be familiar with USAG & YMCA gymnastics skill sheets
  • Visual/auditory ability to respond to critical incidents and the physical ability to act swiftly in an emergency situation
  • Ability to adequately observe participant activities, enforce safety regulations and apply appropriate policies and procedures
  • The physical ability to lead and interact in group activities and perform related physical skills
  • CPR/AED, both Adult & Infant/Child, and First Aid Certification within 30 days of hire and must be from one of the following certifying organizations:
    • American Red Cross
    • American Heart Association
    • American Safety & Health Institute







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The YMCA of San Diego County is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer