Job Opportunities

 

We seek people who want to make a difference. The YMCA is a leading nonprofit for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility, and is committed to making our community stronger.

When you work for the Y, you gain the opportunity to make a positive and enduring impact in your own community. It’s felt each time a neighbor makes a healthy choice, when a caring adult mentors a child and when a community comes together for the common good. Every day, we work side-by-side with our neighbors to make sure that everyone, regardless of age, income or background, has the opportunity to learn, grow and thrive.
If you seek fulfilling, challenging and rewarding employment, we invite you to apply.   
 

SUMMER DAY CAMP COUNSELOR

Essential Functions:

  • Supervises children at all times to ensure their safety.
  • Be the catalyst for a welcoming and nurturing environment
  • Stays alert to children’s needs and/or problems as individuals and as a group.
  • Engages children in developmentally appropriate games and learning activities.
  • Provide a safe and fun environment for participants in the After School program.
  • Implement and maintain daily curriculum and track attendance.
  • Assist children with homework and guide students in their academic growth.
  • Build relationships with families by showing interest in each child’s well-being, learning each child’s name, and accommodating request when possible
  • Communicate with families about their children’s strengths and areas needing attention. Notify parents of alarming issues as they arise. Have the child’s best interest at heart
  • Provides for the emotional needs of children including soothing distressed children, comforting sick or hurt children, redirecting negative behavior, and giving positive feedback.
  • Prepares area for program and keeps all spaces safe, clean, sanitized, organized and well maintained.
  • Reports any concerns to supervisor about the children, parents, members and/or others as needed, including reporting of any incident where a child is injured, or suspected child abuse or neglect.
  • Utilizes appropriate software when checking children in/out of program area.
  • Actively participate in all training sessions, designated meetings and special events.
  • Ensures youth are properly signed in and signed out, ensures only authorized adults are allowed in the facility, etc. Adheres to policies related to boundaries with each child.
  • Ensures unused rooms and closets remain locked; routinely monitors high-risk locations (bathrooms), etc.
  • Report suspicious and inappropriate behaviors and policy violations.
  • Ability to complete incident/accident reports.

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WELLNESS CENTER ATTENDANT:

Essential Functions:

  • Perform minor repairs to equipment as necessary – if unable to fix, communicate to supervisor
  • Know and enforce all Wellness Center rules
  • Maintain a functioning and safe physical space in all fitness related areas
  • Provide upkeep of the Wellness Center and fitness equipment and ensures the physical environment supports safety practices aligning with YMCA standards
  • Greet all members and guest who visit the Wellness Center
  • Be the catalyst of a nurturing, welcoming environment inside the Welcome Center
  • Provide assistance with fitness and cardio equipment as needed
  • Lead Wellness Center Orientations
  • Lead Youth Fitness Assessments and have the ability to make a judgement on the approval/denial of the assessment
  • Ability to offer health and wellness advice
  • Maintain clean and organized space in all fitness related areas

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Download job application here (Email to info@spartawhitecountyymca.org or dropoff at the YMCA Welcome Center)