Fit N Fun Coach (67)

Baltimore, MD, USA Req #2882
Wednesday, January 10, 2024

Overwhelmingly, people who decide they want to be a part of the Y in Central Maryland tell us they do so because it reflects their values and a conscious decision, they’ve made about how they choose to live their lives. The happiest and most fulfilled Y associates are those who are motivated to help others and who want to be a part of something larger than themselves.   If this speaks to your heart, then we invite you to join our team. Be a part of a charitable, mission-driven organization that works for individual and community well-being for all, for a better us.


Under the supervision of the Program Director/Coordinator, the Fit N Fun Leader will provide quality instruction and supervision to young Y members, teaching a fun, safe, and functionally challenging program that promotes a child’s total fitness development through elements of play.



    1. Embody and outgoing and enthusiastic personality at all times
    2. Must enjoy working with youth (K-5)
    3. Must implement age appropriate Fit N Fun physical and health education curriculum as outlined through the Y’s adapted CATCH model
    4. Possess knowledge of wellness concepts and promote a fun, well-rounded and healthy lifestyle
    5. Work with Fit N Fun group to improve their self-image and progress their abilities.
    6. Be punctual for class. Standard expectations are to arrive 10 minutes before class to ensure program area is properly set up; and stay 5 minutes after class to answer participant questions and ensure program area is properly cleaned up.
    7. Knows emergency procedures and the location of emergency equipment
    8. Keeps class attendance records
    9. Maintains all personal certifications, attending workshops and recertification training as needed or required
    10. Assists in participant recruitment and program promotions




Must have a High School Diploma.  Bachelors degree in Physical Education (or working towards), or equivalent experience preferred


2 years minimum working with youth (K-5 preferred) in a group setting

Experience coaching/leading youth sports or physical activity programs preferred

The Y in Central Maryland provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment. Moreover, the Y is firmly committed to celebrating and achieving diversity and inclusion in all we do. We strive to be an anti-racist organization and expect all associates to treat others with respect, kindness and dignity, at all times. Thank you for considering working for the Y in Central Maryland. If being a part of our cause feels right for you, we hope you will join us.

Other details

  • Job Family Youth Development
  • Pay Type Hourly