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Employment

Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Y, you'll soon discover more than a job—you'll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you. Our staff members—of all ages and life experiences—enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth, improving our community's health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.

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Open Positions

YMCA Child Care, Opening Teacher

This full-time position operating as part of the YMCA Child Care Department working with multiple age groups. 

Under the direction of the Child Care Director, the individual oversees all aspects of the assigned classroom and contributes to the overall goals and mission of the YMCA. Teachers must demonstrate and enforce the core values of caring, honesty, respect, and responsibility and provide for the safety and individual needs of the children.

This position has the responsibility of opening the child care department Monday - Friday, working 5:45 am - 3:00 pm.

Great Benefit Package and Free Family YMCA Membership

Teacher Position Requirements:

  • Required to have some level of post-secondary education, preferably in early childhood and experience in licensed child care facilities and/or schools.
  • Must be dependable and accountable for opening duties.

Contact Rhonda with questions, (320) 834 9622. Please download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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YMCA Child Care, Assistant Teacher

This part-time position operates as part of the YMCA Child Care Department, working in the K-Readiness classroom from 7:15 am - 1:00 pm.

Required to have some level of post-secondary education, preferably in early childhood, and/or some experience in licensed early childhood facilities.

Under the direction of the Child Care Director and the Lead Teacher, this individual will implement developmentally appropriate activities for an assigned group of children and assist the Lead Teacher as needed.

Contact Rhonda with questions, (320) 834 9622. Please download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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YMCA Child Care, Teacher's Aide

This part-time position operates as part of the YMCA Child Care Department, working in the preschool classroom from 7:45 am - 1:00 pm.

Background in child development, education or child care skills of any kind are beneficial.

Under the direction of the Child Care Director and Lead Teacher, the Aide will implement developmentally appropriate activities for an assigned group of children, and assist the Lead Teacher as needed.

Contact Rhonda with questions, (320) 834 9622. Please download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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Swim Instructor

This part-time position operates as part of the Aquatics Department.

The Swim Instructor will build effective, authentic relationships with students and parents while instructing swimming lessons in accordance with the YMCA guidelines, having prepared lesson plans accordingly. All YMCA policies, rules, regulations and procedures, including emergency and safety procedures will be followed.

Swim Instructor certification will be provided upon hire.

Contact Rob Plaman with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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Lifeguard

This part time position operates as part of the Aquatics Department.

The Lifeguard will provide direct supervision of the pool and provide a quality experience to children and parents. Rules will be enforced in a polite, courteous, fair and consistent manner. Focus will be on safety and the YMCA's core values.

Red Cross or YMCA Lifeguard Certification is required, but can be provided upon hire.

Looking for weekend availability.

Contact Rob Plaman with questions, (320) 834 9622. Download, complete and return employment application to apply.

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