Gymnastics Instructor - Southwest Branch

Location: Austin, TX

Department: Youth & Family

Type: Part Time

Min. Experience: Student (High School)

Our mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. It’s who we are, who we aspire to be and how we show up every day. We are cause-driven. We don’t just show up, we show up with purpose. We are welcoming: we are open to all. We are a place where you can belong and become. We are genuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We are hopeful: we believe in you and your potential to become a catalyst in the world. We are nurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We are determined: above all else, we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger beginning with you.


We act with intentionality to connect people to our cause through our service and engagement principles. Every day we:

  • Welcome – Smile greet members by name, introduce yourself.
  • Connect – Ask questions, share a story, introduce them to other staff and members.
  • Support – Affirm and encourage them, wish them well.
  • Invite – Share opportunities to get involved and give back to the community.

Join us and help transform lives.

The Southwest YMCA Branch in Austin, TX is seeking a Gymnastics & Cheer Instructors to join our team for the Fall/Winter/Spring sessions. We are looking for applicants that have availability to work Tuesday and Friday from 5:00pm – 8:00pm.

Pay Rate: 
$9.00-$9.50 /hour, depending on experience 

General Function:

Under the direction of the Youth & Family Director, the Gymnastics Instructor is responsible for assisting with the facilitation and instruction of all gymnastics programs. This requires the set-up of heavy equipment, creating lesson plan review and implantation, instructing students of various ages, and updating the Gymnastics Coordinator and parents of student progress. The Instructor must provide a safe and non-threatening program for program participants. The Instructor will promote the YMCA character values, mission, and wellness philosophy to the program participants.


  • Minimum of 16 years of age
  • Gymnastics or cheer tumbling background – instructor experience preferred
  • Must possess a positive attitude and a willingness to learn new skills
  • Should be able to work with children
  • Team player with a positive, service-oriented attitude
  • Interested in contributing to the mission of the YMCA
  • Must be able to work occasional weekends

Individual membership to all YMCA's of Austin (over $600.00/year value); 
Voluntary 403b Retirement Savings Account



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