The Greater Burlington YMCA provides a diverse organization of people of all ages joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of youth, healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. As a Y employee, you’ll be inspired to make a difference each day in a position that matters.  With a strong mission and core values, we offer a cause you can participate in.

The Y is currently hiring a Group Exercise Supervisor to join the fitness team. This role supports the creative vision, organization, management and administration of Y Group Fitness, overseeing its staff and programs.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Maintain a robust and diverse offering of weekly group fitness classes.
  • Seek member feedback and track attendance to identify growth opportunities.
  • Plan timely programming concurrent with events, holidays and the season.
  • Act as a role model and supervise Group Fitness Instructors.
  • Teach or sub classes regularly, while building rapport with members.
  • Work with members to support their fitness journey.
  • Recruit, hire and train new instructors.
  • Evaluate, coach and counsel staff.
  • Create and maintain staff schedule.
  • Perform equipment checks.
  • Host or send staff to certification trainings, as needed.
  • Create opportunities for revenue growth in group fitness.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in exercise science, sports management, physical education, nutrition or similar field preferred.
  • Previous management experience preferred
  • Current certification in group fitness from a nationally recognized organization (ACE, NCSA, AFAA, ACSM, etc.)
  • Experience in various types of group fitness classes.
  • Experience with fitness equipment use and maintenance.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office including Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Experience using database systems such as Daxko Operations, Accounting, and Engage preferred.
  • Ability to provide excellent member engagement, listen, be attentive, problem solve quickly efficiently and be fair.
  • A team player with strong motivation and initiative.
  • Ability to work within a diverse population of employees and members.
  • CPR/First Aid certification required within first 30 days of employment.

This position my be a part-time position only OR a full-time position with teaching group fitness classes and working in the Fitness Center as an Attendant.

The Y offers full-time employees a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental and vision, along with short and long-term disability, a 403(b) plan and pension eligibility.  Additionally, all employees receive a membership to the Burlington facility as well as many program and childcare discounts.

Send your cover letter and resume to for employment consideration.

The Greater Burlington YMCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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266 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802 862 9622 (YMCA)

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