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Careers

You can be part of a winning team when you work at the Y.

Do you have a special interest or just enjoy interacting with people? If so, then the Y is the place to be! We’ll even train you. Flexible hours, beautiful facility and grounds, great staff and that’s just the beginning. Stop by the Member Services Desk and fill out an application or download an application below. At the Y everyone’s a winner!

There are more than 300 employees on staff here, the majority of who work part-time.The diverse offerings of the Y draw from a varied pool of talent and expertise. Part-timers range from moms with small children to empty-nesters, moonlighting teachers to corporate climbers. While they all bring something very different to their role in the Y – they all leave with something in common – satisfaction from serving others.

Available Positions:

Summer Camp Openings

This position requires responsibility for the overall safety and supervision a group. Also responsible for following specialty rotations, planning group time activities, and enthusiastically participating in afternoon activities. Must enjoy being active and working with children. Position is from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM Monday – Friday. …

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These staff members are responsible for the safety and supervision of a group of campers, ages 6 to 8 years. Counselors accompany their group to activities, participate with them, and assist them with daily tasks. Must enjoy being active and working with children. Position is from 8:30 AM – 1:30 PM, Monday – Friday. …

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Responsible for the planning and the implementation of gymnastic skills, and practice and cheerleading skills and practice. Experience in gymnastics (floor, beam, bars, & vault) is preferred. Position is from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM. Monday – Friday. …

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These staff members are responsible for the safety and supervision of a group of campers on and off site. Counselors accompany their group to activities, participate with them, and assist them with daily tasks. Must enjoy being active and working with teens. Applicants must be 21 or older. Position is from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM, Monday – Friday. …

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Responsible for the implementation of tennis drills, practice, game situations, and mentoring of sportsmanship conduct.  Experience in coaching or teaching tennis lessons is preferred. Position is from 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM Monday – Friday. …

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Early Childhood Learning Center Openings

Highly motivated, independent, energetic, and fun individuals needed to work in classrooms with 2 through 5 year-olds. Responsibilities include: light lesson planning, conducting age-appropriate recreational activities, and working cooperatively with co-staff. Part-time, weekdays, afternoon hours. …

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Energetic, enthusiastic, friendly, and outgoing individuals needed as subs weekdays from 8:30 AM – 3:30 PM for preschoolers ages 2 1/2 to 5 years. Knowledge of preschool development a plus. …

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Highly motivated, independent, energetic individual who loves working with children needed full time in the …

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Building & Grounds Openings

Accepting applications for immediate employment to help maintain cleanliness and safety for members of the Y. Areas include: Ladies Locker Rooms, 1st Floor Bathrooms, Babysitting Room, Laundry Room, Lobby and General Areas, Early Childhood Learning Center. Ideal candidate is dependable and conscientious. Reports to Building & Grounds Supervisor. …

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Aquatics Openings

Swim instructors at least 15 years of age (certification not required but must have swimming background) needed: Various hours Monday – Saturday; Membership benefits. …

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Many shifts and days available. Must have current lifeguard certification. Membership benefits. …

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The swim instructor is responsible for assuring the safety, well-being, and enjoyment for all participants during these one-on-one private lessons. Instructor is responsible for teaching the strokes by demonstrating and correcting individuals so they learn to the best of their ability. Must be enthusiastic, patient, and enjoy working with children and young adults 3 to 18 years of age. Preferred experience in special needs adaptive programs. …

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Member Services Openings

Are you energetic? Are you dependable? Do you enjoy video games? Do you like being …

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Youth / Preschool Fun & Fitness Openings

Seeking Instructors to teach Beginner Gymnastics to children 3-11 yrs old. Must be dependable, enthusiastic, and friendly. Saturdays 9:00AM – 11:15 AM. …

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Teach a variety of enrichment classes and gym-type classes for toddlers through age 5. Must enjoy working with young children and have an understanding of child development skills. Silliness and love of singing a plus! Weekday Mornings – 9:00 AM – 12:00 PM. …

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Experienced individual (18 and older) needed to mentor small groups of children ages 7-12 on ways to develop good fitness habits and make good nutrition choices. Candidate will teach proper form and technique while exercising along with the proper use of light weights. Flexible hours. Excellent opportunity for PE majors. …

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Love to dance? We need an instructor to teach children ages 3-6 years. Wednesdays: 12:45 PM – 1:15 PM & Saturdays: 10:30 AM – 11:00 AM. …

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Instructors and assistants needed to teach special needs children ages 5-12 years. Experience preferred but will train the right candidates to teach group and individual fitness activities and games, dance, yoga, and circuit training. Classes will be held offsite at The Craig School in Mountain Lakes. Competitive hourly rate. Y membership benefits. Must be at least 17 years old and be available: Sundays from 10:00 AM – 12:30 PM. …

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Hiring now for part-time hours in September. Looking for an enthusiastic instructor with an interest in theater/performance arts. Should enjoy helping kids develop their creative side through music, movement, and imagination games. September through June. Hourly salary plus membership benefit. …

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Creative, inquisitive instructor for STEM class teaching pre-school and school-age children on Saturdays beginning in September through June. Hourly wage with membership benefit. Contact Preschool Fun & Fitness Director, Lyn Weldon for more information and to apply. …

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With a variety of enrichment classes and gym-type classes for toddlers through age 5, the …

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Responsible, creative, energetic, and enthusiastic person (18 and older) needed to host children’s birthday parties. …

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Adult Fitness Openings

Experienced individuals with Group Fitness Certification needed to teach a variety of fitness classes at all levels. …

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