Become a Certified Nutrition Coach

Health & Wellness Director

YMCA of the North Shore
1 Sewall St
Salem, MA 01970
United States

Application Closing Date
Manages Others
Experience Required
Degree Required
From $44,000 To $48,000
Per Year    
Employment Type
Work Schedule
No Travel

Job Description


Do you have a passion for fitness and the organizational skills to manage multiple schedules and projects? Are you looking for an opportunity to use those skills to help support a fast-paced and growing department committed to meeting community needs and helping people reach their wellness goals? If you understand the power of healthy living and have the skills and passion for personal connection, this role may be for you.

The YMCA of the North Shore is a mission-driven 45 million dollar non-profit organization with a commitment to Youth Development, Healthy Living and Social Responsibility. The Salem YMCA is looking for a positive and energetic relationship builder to support multiple Health and Wellness initiatives. During a regular day, you’ll ensure our group exercise schedule is fully staffed and build relationships with our members to support their goals. Additionally, you’ll ensure our personal training clients are matched with the right amazing trainer and support administrative aspects of their needs. Lastly, you’ll work with our Health and Wellness Director to ensure our community's needs are met through thoughtful programming strong communication.

You have strong organizational skills and are friendly and outgoing. You’re looking for the opportunity to support an organization that is committed to community while fulfilling your passion for fitness. You have experience communicating with people from all walks of life and the ability to listen with empathy to meet their needs. You have the willingness and enthusiasm for directly serving the fitness goals of those we serve.

Our Y accepts all, if you believe in this mission and want to join us in this work, apply now.
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, gender identity, age, disability, or veteran's status. 
Job Requirements
- Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university in the area of Exercise Physiology, Sports Medicine, Exercise Science, Physical Education, or a related field. 
- Hold national group exercise or personal training certification, or agree to achieve within 1 year, enabling group exercise and specialty class instruction, personal training, and staff training.
- At least five years of experience delivering a variety of Health and Wellness programs and services that meet the needs of their respective communities preferred.
- At least two years of proven success in a leadership role, including staff supervision.
- Must maintain valid driver’s license and CPR/First Aid certification.
- Must have exceptional communication skills (both written and oral) and an ability to engage a diverse array of stakeholders.
- Must be highly organized and able to prioritize multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
- A commitment to participate as part of an active team to ensure the success of the local YMCA and the organization.
- Must be able to perform the physical skills required to participate in and lead fitness programs, including those of a physical nature.
- Must be able to lift 40 pounds.
YMCA of the North Shore
Mia Lomasney
200 Cummings Center
Beverly MA 01915
United States

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