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Gymnastics Instructor 1

Company: City of Edmonds
Location: Edmonds
Posted on: January 21, 2023

Job Description:

Gymnastics Instructor 1 Print (http://agency.governmentjobs.com/edmondswa/job_bulletin.cfm?jobID=3525811&sharedWindow=0) Apply Gymnastics Instructor 1 Salary $15.31 - $17.71 HourlyLocation Edmonds, WAJob TypePart Time - RegularDepartmentParks, Recreation and Cultural ServicesJob Number2022-030Union ClassificationHourlySocial Security NoticeThis position contributes to Social Security.Application RequirementsA completed online application is required to be considered for this position. An incomplete application will disqualify you. Applicants may attach additional information that will assist us in the review and selection process.

  • Description
  • Benefits
  • Questions DescriptionCOVID-19 Notice: This position has been approved to be filled and recruitment efforts are ongoing. Please be conscious of possible delays in the process related to COVID-19. This position is open until filled, applications are reviewed as they are received. The position may be closed at any time after a qualified candidate is selected. Position Summary The City of Edmonds is seeking an energetic and encouraging gymnastics instructor to lead many of our programs offered. This position has the opportunity to instruct preschool classes, school age classes, circus classes, birthday parties, and summer/day camps! You will be creating a safe, fun, and positive environment for students to thrive in their gymnastics experience!Schedule: This is a part time position with a varying schedule. The typical hours for this position are 0-12 hours per week.About the DepartmentEdmonds Parks, Recreation, Cultural Arts & Human Services Department serves as the community's key resource for providing parks, recreation and aquatic programs, culture arts tourism, economic development and enhanced quality of life for its citizens. There are more than 62 sites including 14 active parks that encompass over 265 acres, 20,000 square feet of flowerbeds, nearly a mile of waterfront shoreline and about 80 acres of open space in the Edmonds Parks System. About the CityThe City of Edmonds is a beautiful community on the Puget Sound waterfront with a population of 42,470 and is the gateway to the Olympic peninsula via the state ferry system. Edmonds provides a full range of services, including contracted fire services, police services a municipal court, a community pool, a regional performing arts facility, public works and utilities, a regional wastewater treatment facility, along with community events and services through our Parks, Recreation, and Cultural Services Department. Six department directors report directly to the Mayor and oversee approximately 241 fulltime-equivalent employees.Examples of DutiesEssential Functions:
    • Instruct participants (ages 2-14 years old) in recreational level gymnastics, circus and rhythmic related classes.
    • Ensure a safe environment by checking equipment daily and using equipment properly as specified by the USA Gymnastics Safety Guidelines.
    • Learn and apply proper skill progressions, spotting techniques and matting as dictated by USA Gymnastics guidelines and Edmonds Parks & Recreation standards.
    • Assist with camps, birthday parties and other special events.
    • Become familiar with recreational department procedures.Required Knowledge of:
      • Gymnastics and youth fitness programs including USA Gymnastics Safety guidelines.
      • Dance and choreography skills, and a desire to get instruction in basic Rhythmic and Circus skills.
      • Record-keeping techniques.
      • City Parks and Recreation standards, rules, procedures and processes.
      • Effective oral and written communication principles and practices to include public relations and customer service.
      • Interpersonal skills using tact, patience and courtesy.
      • English usage, spelling, grammar and punctuation.Required Skill in:
        • Communicating technical information to a wide variety of persons.
        • Relating well with children, students, parents, and staff.
        • Analyzing problems and providing clear solutions.
        • Preparing and maintaining basic records and reports.
        • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing.
        • Neatness and organizational skills.Minimum QualificationsEducation & Experience
          • At least 16 years of age.
          • Prior work with the public and children.
          • Basic gymnastics and/or sports experience required.Required Licenses or Certifications
            • Current First Aid/CPR Certification (Within 90 days of hire)
            • USAG Risk Management Safety Course Completion within 3-6 months or complete handbook review.
            • Must be able to successfully complete and pass a background check.Supplemental InformationWORKING CONDITIONSEnvironment:
              • Classroom environment.
              • Constant interruptions.
              • Sometimes loud/noisyPhysical Abilities:
                • Hearing, speaking or otherwise communicating to exchange information in person or on the phone.
                • Reading and understanding a variety of materials
                • Sitting, standing or otherwise remaining in a stationary position for extended periods of time.
                • Bending at the waist, kneeling, crouching, reaching above shoulders and horizontally or otherwise positioning oneself to accomplish tasks.
                • Lifting/carrying or otherwise moving or transporting up to 40 lbs. of equipment or children (when spotting/assisting)Hazards:
                  • Contact with potentially dissatisfied or abusive individuals.
                  • Physical contact with equipment or students while spotting/assisting.
                  • Contact with sick children.
                  • Working with or around equipment and people in motion.
                  • Gymnastics apparatus falling hazards.Temporary, non-regular part time, and seasonal employees are ineligible for benefits other than WA State Paid Sick Leave, which accrues at the rate of 1 hour for every 40 hours worked. Some exceptions apply to certain seasonal positions that may be union-eligible following a certain number of hours worked.The City of Edmonds follows the ACA required measurement and administration periods for all non-benefited employees in order to determine future eligibility as required by law. 01 What are your salary expectations? Please do not disclose current or prior position salary. 02 Are you or will you be at least 16 years old by the start of the position?
                    • Yes
                    • No03 As represented by your application, do you have prior experience working with the general public and children?
                    • Yes
                    • No04 As represented by your application, do you have any gymnastics and/or sports experience?
                    • Yes
                    • No05 Are you currently CPR/First Aid certified?
                    • Yes
                    • No
                    • No but I can obtain certification within 90 days from hire.Required Question AgencyCity of EdmondsAddress121 5th Ave N Edmonds, Washington, 98020 Phone425-775-7740 Websitehttp://www.edmondswa.gov

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