Gymnastics Mentee

Date: 23-Apr-2021

Location: Bankstown, AU

Company: YMCA NSW

  • Do you have a passion for gymnastics?
  • You don't have any qualifications but willing to obtain?
  • You will start as a volunteer for the first 12 weeks


We are currently looking for up and coming gymnastic professionals to join the team at the Y Bankstown.


What we will do for you:

We will assist you in gaining your gymnastics qualification through a 12 week program within the Y, part of this program you will be exempt from your beginners (A step ahead of everyone else).


All we ask for is passion drive and commitment, and the rest will fall in place.


What you will gain:

This will all depend on you! We will be willing to offer successful mentees a role as an Assistant Gymnastics Instructor and furthermore the path to gain your full gymnastics qualifications which would then lead to a career in a very successful industry!


About the Program:

Running over approximately 12 weeks the program is designed to support & challenge the individual through a holistic approach to personal development. Written & verbal communication skills, an ability to work independently and confidently, the ability to interact on many levels and an opportunity to explore and create will be some of the core areas covered. The program is designed to be an enjoying and beneficial experience for mentors and participants alike. The relationship and sharing of knowledge will build character and resource streams for all involved.


To be successful, you must be:

•    Open and receptive to new ways of learning and trying new ideas.
•    Able to accept feedback and act upon it
•    Able to communicate and work cooperatively with others.
•    Know when to ask for help


You're Obligations for a successful completion of this program:

•    Complete YMCA pre course workbook and online generic and gymsport specific course prior to attending intermediate face to face
•    Attend all YMCA scheduled lessons / coaching sessions / workshops.
•    Read and understand YMCA Coaches Handbook
•    Complete all YMCA assigned homework tasks.
•    Complete all YMCA ongoing evaluation forms.
•    Accept that the program is completely volunteer for the participants (12 Weeks).


So if you have always dreamed of being gymnastics professional, and just don't have the qualifications, this is the ideal program for you! Apply Now!


Our Recreation Team is a close-knit community of energetic people-people, with a passion for staying active and helping others. From our Duty Managers and Customer Service Officers, to our Instructors and Coordinators, the team are responsible for transforming our 22 Recreation Centres into warm, inclusive and safe spaces – providing access to health, fitness and recreation opportunities for those who need it most. As part of The Y family, you’ll be responsible for the care and wellbeing of vulnerable and underprivileged young people, always acting with integrity and respect to provide fun and meaningful experiences, safely. We’ll reward you with perks like flexible hours and free facility membership, and support you to build valuable people, leadership and life skills – all while you make a difference to your community.


Who What Y?

The Y NSW is a profit-for-purpose organisation focused on healthy living, social impact and empowering young people. We operate 22 recreation centres, 63 out-of-school-hours care services, and two camping locations which employ 1,800 staff across NSW –  and fund our diverse range of enriching community programs.

We believe in building a diverse, inclusive workforce that reflects the communities we serve. We encourage people of all genders, ages, religions, disability, sexual orientation, family and caring responsibilities and cultures, including people of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander heritage, to apply.

Commitment to Safeguarding

The Y, including Boards of Directors, is committed to the safety and wellbeing of children and young people in accordance with our Safeguarding Children and Young People framework. The Y requires that all applicants undergo satisfactory screening prior to commencement, including but not limited to:

  • a national criminal history check;
  • an international criminal history check where applicants have worked overseas;
  • holding or obtaining a Working with Children Clearance/equivalent in accordance with state/ territory laws;
  • two reference checks.

Please note, the results of any National and International Police Check will only be used to assess your suitability to perform the role.

Any successfully appointed applicant will be required to adhere to the Safeguarding Children and Young People framework, which includes a thorough safeguarding children and young people induction and committing to upholding the safety and wellbeing of children and young people throughout their engagement with YMCA.