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Aquatics Director

Rochester, NY, USARochesterNYUSA
Full-time

Under the general direction of the Executive Director, the Aquatic Director is responsible for the administration and direction of all aquatic programming. This position will function as a member of the total staff team in developing community relations, lay committees and long-range planning as well as the interpretation of YMCA programming to the public. The position is responsible for ensuring that the mission, purpose, image and core values of the YMCA is conveyed.

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • Develop the annual operating objectives and plans assigned program responsibilities. Monitor the achievement of these objectives and exercises appropriate action to assure achievement of the objectives.
  • Prepare the annual income and expense budget for the Aquatic Department and assigned area(s) of responsibility. Administer the budget and exercises necessary controls to assure operations are carried out in a balanced fiscal position.
  • Recruit, hire, train, supervise, and evaluate all staff relative to program responsibilities. Conducts all appropriate staff trainings and meetings.
  • Plan, promote, and direct all aquatic programs.
  • Plan, promote, and direct preschool, progressive, and senior aquatic programs.
  • Develop new aquatic programs and areas aquatic related programs. Actively recruit and market new program offerings.
  • Serve as the staff liaison to the board-designated committee.
  • Serve as staff aide in the Annual Supporting Membership Campaign.
  • Actively pursue trainings, learning opportunities and certifications as they relate to responsibilities.
  • Ensure all program operation is consistent with Association procedures, including emergency, insurance, accident, purchasing, personnel, and accounting systems. Develop policies and procedures for specific program efforts as needed. Implements NYS Health Code, Emergency Action Plans, and Association Safety Policy.
  • Serve as a member of the total staff team with responsibility for the administration, promotion, and operation of the branch. Participate accordingly in such projects as assigned, as well as staff trainings and meetings, core program teams and special events.
  • All other duties as assigned.
Educational Background: 
This position requires a bachelor’s degree and relevant experience.
Skills/Experience: 
  • Must have a thorough knowledge of full range of instructional and competitive aquatics.
  • This position requires extensive skills in recruiting, training and direction of volunteer leaders and employees.
  • The Aquatics Director must possess skills in program development and fiscal management.
  • Demonstrated and effective human relations and ability to communicate with staff, members, and donors.
  • Must have current CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, Lifeguard, Standard First Aid, O2 administration, YMCA Lifeguard and YMCA Swim Lesson Instructor certification required.
Compensation/Benefits: 

Salary: $43,264.00

Organization Info

YMCA of the USA

Overview
Headquarters: 
Chicago, IL, United States
Annual Budget : 
$100-500M
Founded: 
1983
About Us
Mission: 

The YMCA mission is: To put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind and body for all. YMCA of the USA (Y-USA) is the national resource office for the Y, one of the nation's leading nonprofits strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. Across the U.S., 2,700 Ys engage 22 million men, women and children – of all ages, incomes and backgrounds – to nurture the potential of children and teens, improve the nation's health and well-being and provide opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Anchored in more than 10,000 communities, the Y has the longstanding relationships and physical presence needed not just to promise, but also to deliver, lasting personal and social change.

Programs: 
  1. YOUTH DEVELOPMENT: Nurturing the potential of children and teens
  2. HEALTHY LIVING: Improving the nation’s health and well-being
  3. SOCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: Giving back and providing support to neighbors

Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Dec 6 2018
Active Until: 
Jan 6 2019
Hiring Organization: 
YMCA of the USA
industry: 
Nonprofit