YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne Aqua Aerobics Instructor - Parkview Family YMCA in Fort Wayne, Indiana


We strive to live out our values and mission every day as the YMCA.

Our mission is to put Christian principles into practice through programs that build healthy spirit, mind, and body for all.

The Y staff works hard to serve our members and strengthen the community with values like:

Caring. We show a genuine interest in others, putting them first, and engaging everyone with a positive attitude. Honesty. We do the right thing, even when no one is looking. Respect. We accept differences and meet people where they are at, honoring others with thoughtfulness and courage. Responsibility. We do what we say we?re going to do, taking ownership of our decisions and being good stewards of our resources.

Join us as we transform lives through our loving, caring and serving as employees of the Y.


The Parkview Family YMCA is seeking an enthusiastic individual to join our team to work part-time as an Aqua Aerobics instructor.

Under the supervision of the Wellness Director, Aqua Aerobics Instructors lead classes which connect participants to one another and their wellness goals.

Through their leadership and instruction, instructors foster small communities with fellow members by which the YMCA's mission can be fulfilled in a fun and healthy way.

To accomplish all of this, instructors must continually develop their knowledge and skill in the philosophy, training principles, and standards of physical fitness.


Pay range: $8.50 to $11 depending on experience

Shifts Available at the Parkview Family YMCA, 10001 Dawsons Creek Boulevard, FW IN 46825:

  • mornings, afternoons, evenings

  • weekday and weekends

  • preferably weeknights

  • preferably Saturdays


  • Minimum of 18 years of age, with a high school diploma or equivalent.

  • A degree in the health and fitness field is preferred.

  • One year of group exercise instruction or equivalent preferred.

  • Must have and maintain valid and current certifications outlined by position; certifications an include: ACE/YMCA, ACE, ACSM, AFAA, or NETA. We will also accept a minimum 200-hour Yoga Instructor Training Certification.

  • Able to fulfill all demands and skills in spirit, mind, and body for aqua aerobic instruction in accordance with YMCA standards.

  • Positive, service-oriented attitude serving diverse groups in regard to age, abilities, ethnicity, gender, race, economic status, religion, etc.

  • Team player willing to contribute to the culture, mission, and values of the YMCA


  • Free Individual Membership at all YMCA of Greater Fort Wayne facilities (Allen, Whitley, Wells counties); part-time staff have the opportunity for a small cost to add additional eligible members.

  • Voluntary 403b Retirement Savings Account