Job Code: WTSHL02

Cycling Instructor

Category: Health + Wellness
Location: Watsonville Family YMCA

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


The Watsonville YMCA Family Center is seeking an energetic and outgoing Group Exercise Cycling Instructor. Under the direction of the Health and Wellness Coordinator, the Group Exercise Cycling Instructor is responsible for leading safe and effective exercise classes and workshops when necessary. They will be responsible for maintaining the highest levels of customer service and professionalism while delivering safe, effective health & fitness group exercise programs to members and guests.


  • 20 years of age
  • HS Diploma or GED equivalent
  • CPR and First Aid certifications
  • Group Cycling or Spinning Certification
  • 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 Cycling 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.