YMCA of Hamilton Burlington Brantford Health and Wellness Coach Part Time in Hamilton, ON

YMCA of Hamilton Burlington Brantford

Branch Hamilton ON CA

Health and Wellness Coach
Hamilton, ON

Ability to instruct group fitness classes an asset. YMCA Leadership Certification in Individual Conditioning (IC 1 and 2), Group Fitness, Personal Trainer (or…

This position provides delivery of Member Connect and Live Well program initiatives, interacting with members to develop positive relationships while accessing the Health and Wellness Centre.

This position is part-time position (up to 25 hours per week), with a flexible schedule based on programming needs. This may include mornings, afternoons, evenings, weekends with an emphasis on Wellness Coaching, program reviews, facility supervision, maintenance and the provision of excellent customer service.

Advancement of pay rate is dependent on working a minimum of six months (per position if more than one position is held within YMCA) consecutively or a minimum of 130 hours and the ability to perform the job at a satisfactory level. Successful candidates must also demonstrate ongoing professional development, involvement in branch specific activities, attend staff meetings/trainings and achieve an assessment of “meeting expectations” on each annual performance review in order to satisfy eligibility for Association approved merit increases.


  • Direct delivery of Member Connect and Live Well program initiatives (coaching sessions, intakes, program delivery, data collection and communication)
  • Health and Wellness Center supervision, including maintenance of safety and cleanliness requirements
  • Interaction with members developing positive relationships and addressing concerns or questions
  • Communicates with fellow staff regarding member and safety needs
  • Ensure role specific/relevant certifications are up to date and on file


  • Current CPR, First Aid and WHMIS certifications
  • Provide a current Police Records Check
  • 2 or more years of training/post secondary education in Physical and/or Health Education or related field along with 1+ years related work experience or a combination of both education and experience is preferred
  • Excellent customer service skills/ interpersonal skills
  • YMCA Leadership Certification in Individual Conditioning (IC 1 and 2), Group Fitness, Personal Trainer (or other recognized certifications)
  • Computer skills including Microsoft Word & Excel, & Outlook
  • Ability to instruct group fitness classes an asset


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.

Demonstrates responsible behaviour at all times and maintains high ethical standards.

Actively builds teams and encourages open relationships for maximum organizational effectiveness.

Service Orientation
Deliberately identifies and creates opportunities to enhance each and every individual’s YMCA experience.

Relationship Building
Builds positive interactions both internally and externally to achieve work related goals.


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.

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Employment Type: Part Time
Location: Hamilton, ON, CA
Posted on: 2015-08-01
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