Aqua Aerobics Instructor

YMCA Victoria

  • Kew Victoria Australia
  • Casual
  • SE Grade 7: $53.63 per hour + super
Closing 22 Oct 2018
Applications 0


At the Y, we believe in the power of inspired young people. A community not-for-profit organisation with 17 million participations annually across Australia. 8,000 staff and volunteers serve at more than 150 locations every day. We partner with government and private capital to deliver programs and services that include community recreation, adventure and stadium sports, camping, learn to swim, children's programs, early learning, youth services, retirement living, disability services and social enterprises.

About Kew Recreation Centre

The Kew Recreation Centre (KRC) is an important community facility that delivers over 500,000 annual attendances and services over 3000 members and 1400 Swimming Lesson enrolments. Following a redevelopment in 2011, KRC won the prestigious Aquatic Recreation Centre Award for Best Health Club in 2013 and was also recognised as YMCA Victoria's Facility of the Year the same year.

Key Elements of the Role

The Aqua Aerobics Instructor will be required to:

  • Conduct high-quality classes for our members and guests 
  • Conduct safe, appropriate and stimulating group fitness classes within format guidelines 
  • To be professional, reliable, responsible and mature in dealing with participants before, during and after designated class time – make exemplary customer service a priority 
  • Be constructive to the overall development of the centre 
  • Participate in special events eg. Master classes, in-house workshops, Open Day, as part of Centre promotion 
  • Respond to all in-house communication

Selection Criteria

  • Interpersonal skills and an ability to deal with a diverse range of customers in age, culture, fitness histories and other backgrounds
  • Previous customer service skills are desirable
  • Previous experience in group fitness instruction is desirable
  • An ability to adapt a class to suit various abilities


  • Certificate III in Fitness
  • Group Fitness Certification - Aquatics
  • Fitness Registration
  • HLTFA301B Apply first aid or equivalent
  • HLTCPR201A Perform CPR or equivalent
  • Working with Children Check

YMCA Victoria is committed to safeguarding children and young people. We require all applicants to undergo an extensive screening process prior to appointment, and successful applicants must comply with the YMCA’s Safeguarding Children and Young People Framework. Visit our website for further information

Essential Requirements

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Please apply with your resume and cover letter.

Anthony McKay

(03) 9853 6177

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