Gymnastics Instructor I/II/III-Athletics

  • CITY OF LOVELAND, COLORADO
  • 500 E. Third Street, Loveland, Colorado
  • Mar 16, 2021
Part Time Education and Training

Job Description

GENERAL PURPOSE:
This position will provide quality gymnastics instruction for the benefit of the participants including toddler/preschool age through intermediate/advanced level participants. The days of work and hours will vary with each class.

Hiring range:

Program Inst I: $12.32 - $14.00 per hour depending on qualifications and experience.
Program Inst II: $13.00 -$15.00 per hour depending on qualifications and experience.
Program Inst III: $13.00 - $17.00 per hour depending on qualifications and experience.

This opportunity is open till filled.

Non-Benefit Eligible Benefits Package Includes:

  • Retirement – 457 employee funded plan
  • Medical Leave – Up to 48 hours accrued. Accrue 1 hour of leave per 30 hours worked


ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Instruct, lead, observe and spot registered participants in skill development; develop, oversee and implement lesson plans; participate in required training; inspect classroom/program environment and equipment to ensure safety; handle emergencies according to established procedures; complete administrative tasks such as skill assessment of participants, attendance sheets, class evaluations and class descriptions for brochures. Provide make-up sessions as required.

OTHER JOB FUNCTIONS:

Other duties as assigned.

SUPERVISORY DUTIES:

None

JOB QUALIFICATIONS:

Knowledge, skills and abilities:

  • Knowledge of gymnastics required.
  • Strong oral communication skills are necessary and required.
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of people effectively and diplomatically.
  • Strong customer service skills are required and necessary.
  • The ability to handle difficult situations involving participants with patience, good judgment, and with diplomacy is expected.
  • Must demonstrate competent organizational and planning skills.


Education and/or formal training:

Course work in recreation, education or related field preferred but not required.Extensive previous participation in and sound knowledge of the activity.

Licenses/Certifications:
Ability to obtain First Aid and C.P.R certification within six (6) months of hire required

Experience:

Program Instructor I: Zero (0) - six (6) months as assistant or head instructor.

Program Instructor II: Minimum one (1) year experience coaching/teaching gymnastics required.

Program Instructor III: Minimum three (3) years' experience coaching/teaching gymnastics with experience through level 5, and leading other instructors/staff. Knowledge of USA Gymnastics program required.

Core competencies: Accountability & Integrity, Transparency & Honoring the Public Trust, Collaboration, Innovation, Safety, Excellent Service withCourtesy and Kindness

Materials and equipment directly used:

Sports/gymnastics equipment, telephone

Working environment/physical activities:
Must be able to physically lead and demonstrate the skill and/or activity. The incumbent in this position will be required to work varied hours, including mornings, evenings and weekends. Will require pushing, pulling, stooping, kneeling, crouching, climbing, positioning and moving equipment necessary for the activity. The incumbent in this position must possess the strength and stamina to perform strenuous physical activity.


This job description is not designed to contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.


A criminal history background check will be obtained pre-employment.

Job Address

500 E. Third Street, Loveland, Colorado 80537 United States View Map