YMCA of Central Ohio

Yoga Instructor

Put your love of fitness to work at the YMCA - where you can do more than lift weights, you life entire communities!

Various locations are looking for Certified yoga instructors are needed to teach beginner and advanced-level classes in the mornings and/or evenings Monday through Saturday.

* Downtown/Nationwide Children’s Hospital is seeking instructors for 4:00 pm classes

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS include the following, other duties may be assigned:
Thinks, communicates and behaves as a cause-driven leader and role model for other staff and members when it comes to desired staff behaviors; promotes youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility in all job-related functions.
Leads energizing, fun, safe, and educational group classes, as directed by the supervisor, to accomplish the YMCA mission and goals.
Answers questions from members to support them in achieving their goals related to healthy living. Maintains working knowledge of wellness and trends to provide effective information and support to members.
Builds effective, authentic relationships with members; helps members connect with each other and the YMCA; implements “3 minutes” in every class.
Keeps accurate class attendance records.
Follows YMCA policies and procedures; responds to emergency situations.

Passionate belief in the Y’s cause of nurturing the potential of all youth, supporting healthy living for all people and finding ways to help and support our neighbors.
Ability to relate effectively to diverse groups of people from all social and economic segments of the community.
High school diploma and experience teaching group exercise classes preferred.
Must have current CPR & AED certification within the first 30 days of employment; until certification is obtained, cannot work alone.
Must have attended, or attend YMCA Healthy Lifestyle Principles/Principles of Health and Fitness within the first 60 days of employment.
Must have received certification in YMCA Foundations of Group Exercise Instructor training AND in their program area (i.e. cycling, martial arts, cardio/step etc.) within the first 90


Branches for Application Submission:

Downtown YMCA
Gahanna YMCA
Grove City YMCA
Jerry L. Garver YMCA
Metropolitan Offices
North YMCA
Pickaway County Family YMCA
Hilliker YMCA