Expressions of Interest - Gymnastics Coaches

Department: Recreation & Fitness

Type: Casual

Posted: 18 January 2024


Deliver fun, interactive, engaging, and safe classes as a YMCA SA Gymnastics Coach!

Our adaptable approach to classes ensures a rewarding gymnastics pathway for a variety of ages and abilities, instilling important life skills such as confidence, coordination, creativity and discipline.

As a Gymnastics Coach you will:

  • Deliver a variety of Gym Sports Programs with professionalism and care
  • Develop techniques and skills of participants
  • Be responsible for the safety of participants and equipment during programs
  • Provide excellent customer service to children and parents
  • Be involved in technical skills development as a Coach
  • Support and encourage other coaches


YMCA South Australia is a not-for-profit organisation that has served the South Australian community for more than 170 years. With around 800 staff (and growing), we deliver programs and services across the state in settings including community recreation centres, swimming pools, health and fitness facilities, community centres, camps, early education and schools and youth services.

Our aim is to develop the whole person, helping all South Australians connect with a better life. Not only their physical fitness and capabilities, but also their sense of identity, purpose, hope and dignity; psychological health; resilience; social connectedness; lifelong learning; and their own contribution back into the community. All the elements that together constitute a full, healthy, productive and satisfying life.


Successful candidates will also have, or be willing to obtain:

  • (HLTAID009) Provide CPR
  • Current Gymnastics Australia Technical Membership
  • Gym Sports Coaching Accreditation – Gymnastics South Australia
    • Level 1 – Beginner Accreditation
    • Level 2 – Intermediate Accreditation
    • Level 3 – Advanced Accreditation
  • Certificate of completion for “Responding to Risks of Harm, Abuse and Neglect” (RRHAN) training


  • The opportunity to join a leading provider of recreation, community, and children’s services.
  • Free access to YMCA South Australia’s recreation facilities.
  • A culture of empowerment and growth with ongoing opportunities for career development.
  • A supportive team of passionate and professional individuals.


At the Y, we are committed to empowering all Children and Young People to feel safe and be safe, at the Y, in their families and in their communities. As such, we ensure that all of our candidates are appropriately screened to make sure that the right people are in the right roles. This includes:

  • National Criminal History Record Check
  • Working With Children Check
  • International Criminal History Record Check where applicable

To learn more about our screening processes, click here to view our Safeguarding Children and Young People Policy:

YMCA South Australia is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to safeguarding children and young people and other vulnerable people.

Gymnastics Coaches must be at least 15 years of age