Yoga Instructor: Spartan Stores YMCA
YMCA of Greater GR - Grand Rapids, MI

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The Yoga Instructor leads and/or demonstrates Yoga classes. This position requires face-to-face leadership and may involve early morning, evening, and weekend responsibilities.


High school diploma or General Education Diploma (GED); general knowledge of Yoga- exercise training with one year of experience either as an instructor or participant in exercise class; or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Ability to interact with people of all ethnic backgrounds, ages, and lifestyles. YMCA experience preferred.


National Certification from ACE, AFAA, YMCA or Cycle, Keiser or Johnny G., (preferred)

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR), preferred

  • Creates, maintains, and leads exercise routines
  • Demonstrates correct posture alignment
  • Follows safety standards
  • Calculates target heart rates using the age adjusted method
  • Follows “Perceived Exertion” methods of monitoring exercise intensity
  • Provides feedback on exercise adherence
  • Develops fitness regimens to member needs
  • Supports members in fitness routines
  • Demonstrates proper exercise form
  • Monitors members on fitness equipment
  • Implements Character Development in programs
  • Maintains all areas in clean, presentable fashion
  • Handles member complaints
  • Stays current with advances in the health and wellness field

Performs any other functions deemed necessary for the smooth and efficient operation of the YMCA of Greater Grand Rapids


$15.41hr-$18.50hr; Part Time; Non Exempt