Job Code: SCHL01

Wellness Coach

Category: Health + Wellness
Location: South County YMCA

Job Type: Part-Time
Rate: $12.00 - $15.00 per hour


The South County YMCA has a great opportunity for a part-time Wellness Coach.  The preferred candidate is energetic, organized, and a responsible person who will help assist our members with our new Y-Fit program.  In addition the Wellness Coach will provide equipment orientations, and maintain a safe and clean environment on our fitness floor and cardio studio.  The Wellness Coach will assist our Branch Director in collecting monthly data and contacting members.  It is our mission to change lives and the first step is to support our members in reaching their goals.    



$12.00 - $15.00 per hour DOE

Part Time: 12-20 hours per week (29 hrs. per week max.)  Open availability is preferred.



South County YMCA

560 Walker Drive, Soledad CA 93960




  • Must be 18 years old or older, High School diploma or GED, two years related experience and/or training in fitness.
  • Certification in Healthy Lifestyle Principles (required within 90 days of start).
  • Current CPR/First Aid certification is required or completed within 30 days of employment.
  • Demonstrate ability to lead and facilitate.
  • Must pass a background screening.
  • Outgoing, competitive, and driven personality is necessary.
  • Must be able to model the core values; Caring, Respect, Responsibility, and Honesty.
  • Ability to connect and relate effectively with staff and members. 
  • Excellent interpersonal and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to be professional, alert, courteous, and diplomatic.
  • Proficiency with Windows based computers.
  • Bi-lingual in English and Spanish strongly preferred



  • Presents the South County YMCA in a way that brings our cause to life by articulating our purpose, over facility. Focusing on starting the process of taking a Y Member from casual to committed. 
  • Seeks and maintains current knowledge and awareness of programs, events, and marketing campaigns.
  • Works as a member of a team to implement all membership drives/campaigns and membership product sales in and outside of the facility.
  • Maintains clean and positive atmosphere on both our Fitness Floor and Cardio Studio



Job Applications are available at or at the South County YMCA. Resumes can also be emailed to Lulu Vargas, Branch Director, at


We are an equal opportunity employer.