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.   

After-school Child Care Counselor 

Position Summary:
  • Plan and oversee activities. Initiate learning activities and lead curriculum. 
  • Guide and teach a range of activities
  • Ensure child safety and monitor their activities
  • Supervise children during snacks
  • Instruct campers in daily routines and cleanup tasks
  • Follow safety and emergency procedures and guidelines
  • Work one-on-one with children
  • Instruct and organize projects (arts and crafts, etc.)
  • May perform administrative tasks (filing, record keeping, etc.) as needed
Counselor Requirements and Qualifications
  • Minimum 18 years of age
  • Experience working with children
  • First aid and CPR training and certification preferred
  • Ability to multitask, prioritize, and manage time efficiently
  • Encouraging to campers and patient when instructing
  • Ability to serve as a positive role model and mentor
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable in a team-player role
  • Creative and innovative thinker and planner
  • Strict adherence to camp philosophy, standards, and goals
Similar Job Titles
  • Childcare Worker
  • Preschool Teacher
  • Teachers Aid
  • Substitute Teacher


 

Download job application here (Email to info@spartawhitecountyymca.org)