Job Code: WTSHL01

Boot Camp Instructor

Category: Health + Wellness
Location: Watsonville Family YMCA

Job Type: Part-Time
Rate: $12.00 - $25.00 per hour DOE


Be a part of something bigger! We are looking for an outgoing and enthusiastic individual to serve as a Boot Camp Fitness Instructor at the Watsonville YMCA Family Center. Under the direct supervision of the Health and Wellness Coordinator, this position provides boot camp instruction to clients and monitors, educates patrons on fitness and safety, and maintains a safe and enjoyable community atmosphere for participants


  • 20 years of age
  • HS Diploma or GED equivalent
  • CPR and First Aid certifications
  • Fitness knowledge
  • Must have Experience taking/teaching Group Exercise Classes
  • Experience in teaching is preferred
  • CPR, AED, and First Aid Certificate
  • Bilingual Preferred
  • Must pass a background screening


  • YMCA Certifications to include: (within 6 months of hire) YMCA Healthy Lifestyles Principles, YMCA Foundations of Group Exercise, and Appropriate Group Exercise Instructor Certifications.
  • Create classes that are interactive, safe, and age appropriate.
  • Organize instructional space and clean instructional area after class.
  • Preplan class sessions.
  • Be able to identify hazardous or at risk situations and report them to supervisor.
  • Maintain a professional image and work harmoniously with staff and members.
  • Attend meetings and participate in branch-wide programs for special events, etc.


Benefits include a free individual YMCA membership and 8% employer paid retirement upon eligibility.


Email your resume or completed application to Robert Wollenzien at You may also drop off a resume or completed application in person at the Watsonville Family Center, located at 27 Sudden Street in Watsonville.

We are an equal opportunity employer.