YMCA Yoga Instructors
Job Details
Part Time


Eva Marie Mirzai, Group Fitness Instructor said, "I love my job at the YMCA because I make a difference and change people's lives in more ways than one.  The members fuel my enthusiasm to make this world a healthier place.  Seeing my ZUMBA students enjoying class and having fun is a joy.  When they come to me for guidance and a little encouragement, that's when I feel I'm of the utmost help and is my greatest joy.  The staff that I get to call my family are all working together with one common goal and it's a beautiful thing."

We offer a fun, rewarding work environment and FREE YMCA & Family Wellness Membership for all staff members!

The Yoga Instructor leads group fitness classes of varying levels at the YMCA and Family Wellness locations in a safe, enjoyable, and positive environment. Promotes member wellness and engagement in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures.

  • Leads energizing, fun, safe, prompt and educational yoga classes.
  • Answers questions from members to support them in achieving their goals related to healthy living.
  • Builds effective, authentic relationships with members; helps members connect with each other and the YMCA and Family Wellness.
  • Sets up and takes down all necessary equipment for their class.
  • Keeps accurate class attendance records.
  • Attends required staff meetings and training.

Part Time:

  • Daytime & Evening Shifts Available

Seeking Yoga/Hot Yoga Instructors


We are looking for someone who displays the YMCA values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.  Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT 200) Certification, and/or Group Fitness Certification (ACE, NASM, FitTour) required. The YMCA offers a financial assistance program to obtain a Yoga Certification. CPR & First Aid within first 90 days of employment.  Fitness instruction experience preferred.  Ability to provide group fitness classes for the YMCA/Family Wellness network only. Outside similar services are considered a conflict of interest.

The YMCA is a powerful association of men, women, and children joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of kids, promoting healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. We offer a wide variety of programming, childcare and wellness opportunities to individuals and families of all kinds.

The Missouri Valley Family YMCA has more than 22,000 members, serving 1 in 5 households in the Bismarck-Mandan community. Family Wellness opened in Mandan near Raging Rivers Waterpark in January 2017.

The YMCA received the Prairie Business Magazine 50 Best Places to Work award in 2018-2021 as well as the Bismarck-Mandan Young Professionals Network Top 10 Workplace award in 2019 & 2020.