Organizational Overview :
As one of the largest charitable community service organizations in Canada, the YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford responds to critical social needs in the community and works to provide solutions.
By nurturing the potential of children, youth and adults, the YMCA connects people to life-building opportunities, to each other and enhances their quality of life.
We foster social responsibility and healthy living. The YMCA works collectively with community partners that share the YMCA’s determination in strengthening the foundations of community for all people
This position requires a commitment to the YMCA mission and core values of : Responsibility, Honesty, Caring, and Respect, as well as, a commitment to building developmental assets in children and adults.
All offers of employment will be subject to the provision that the successful incumbent provides the YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford with a current and satisfactory Police Records Check.
Positions responsible for the direct supervision of children and / or vulnerable persons will be required, in addition to a Police Records Check, to provide a Vulnerable Sector Screening Report at the time of hire.
Nature & Scope
The Personal Trainer / Fitness Consultant will be responsible for the direct delivery of personal training and fitness consultation to members which involve fitness assessment, individual program design and implementation and program evaluation to ensure quality instruction is delivered.
This role will also deliver specialized small group training programs.
This position emphasizes individualized, quality service and is available to the general to the membership on a fee for service basis.
There will be interaction with the membership, community and businesses in both group and individual (face to face) settings.
Commitment to Organization Vision and Values
Demonstrates and promotes a personal understanding of and appreciation for the mission, vision, strategic outcomes and values of the YMCA.
Ensures that YMCA programs and services are superior
Concern for Health and Safety
Acknowledges and understands how to manage and educate others of risk and harm reduction
Appreciates that people with different opinions, backgrounds and characteristics bring a richness to the YMCA
Deliberately identifies and creates opportunities to enhance each and every individual’s YMCA experience
The YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford is committed to creating an inclusive environment that accommodates all individuals, including those with disabilities.
We support the goals of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Acts (AODA) and have established policies, procedures and practices which adhere to the accessibility standards set out in the AODA.
Should you require any accommodation throughout the recruitment process please do not hesitate contacting our Human Resources Department.
The YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford is an equal opportunity employer.
Internal Applicants :
The YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford encourages employees within the Association, as well as those employed within the Canadian YMCA / YMCA-YWCA Federation to submit their application.
Please note that in so doing, the YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford reserves the right to contact the applicable YMCA or YMCA-YWCA for purposes of seeking an employment reference throughout the recruitment process.
Please ensure that prior to submitting your application that you have disclosed to your current supervisor, your intention to submit your application.
By submitting your application, you understand and agree to allow the YMCA of Hamilton / Burlington / Brantford to contact your current Association.
If you are interested in this position, please submit your letter of application and resume attention :
Health & Wellness Supervisor
We thank all applicants, however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.