Employment Opportunities

The Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA is currently seeking part-time staff in Childcare, Aquatics, Membership and Wellness.



Aquatics: Lifeguard/Swim Instructor

Help wanted certified lifeguards and swim instructors. Will train instructors. To apply please contact Diana Dempsey, Sr. Aquatic Director or Deana DeWire, Aquatic Coordinator at 570-970-5051.


Childcare: Reading Specialists
Part time, appx. 4 hours a day Monday through Friday, summer 2017 from early June until Friday, August 18th. Pay rate:  $13.00 per hour

  • Deliver the Imagination Station program activities at all Food and Fun at the Park sites.
  • Attend planning meetings.

Requirements: Be 18 years or older.  College degree preferred or undergraduate work or experience in education and/or reading.  Have a current PA driver’s license and reliable vehicle.

Report to: Imagination Station Program Coordinator
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Wellness: Wellness Center Staff

We are looking for dedicated and personal people who have a passion for health and wellness to work in our wellness center part-time. Great introductory job to for the fitness industry. Job duties include working with members for health analysis, cardio and strength training, light cleaning, and social engagement.  Evening and weekend shifts available ranging from 4-6 hours. Must have a committed work ethic, be willing to pick-up shifts and a desire to help people. Will train on the job. Apply in person at the YMCA or email application to lauranel.banks@wbymca.org

Wellness: Nurse Assistant/Intern

Seeking an intern/assistant for our in-house RN with training experience.

Our nurse runs both cardiac and pulmonary wellness programs Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9am - 1pm. Applicants must have a background in exercise science and/or be personal training certified. Job duties include the development of programs for clients, assisting clients with execution and basic health assessment monitoring. Applicants must have a passion for helping others and dedication to health and wellness. Will train on the job. Nursing experience not required however students in nursing programs with strong exercise backgrounds are welcome to apply. Apply in person at the YMCA or email application to michelle.gilligan@wbymca.org

Wellness: Personal Trainer

Wanted highly motivated personal trainer(s) willing to work with current clients and obtain new clients. Must be a self-starter with excellent communication and sales skills. Accepting ACSM, ACE, AFAA, NASM, NSCA or YMCA Personal Training Certifications. CPR/AED and First Aid certifications required and can be obtained through the YMCA. Apply in person at the YMCA or email application and certification to lauranel.banks@wbymca.org

Wellness: Group Exercise

We're hiring Group Exercise Instructors with day-time availability. Must be able to work between the hours of 8am and 1pm Monday through Friday. Accepting applications for all classes, not limited to but including: Zumba, Cycling, Yoga, Strength Training, Bodyweight classes, Suspension Training, Balance, Core, etc. CPR/AED and First Aid certifications required and can be obtained through the YMCA. Apply in person at the YMCA or email application and certification to lauranel.banks@wbymca.org

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Thank you for considering employment at the YMCA. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants for all job openings are welcome and will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or any other basis protected by state, federal or local law.


WORK STUDY POSITIONS

It is the responsibility of the student to verify work study eligibility through the college they attend. Once work study is verified and allocated students must request an interview for with the appropriate director for areas of selected interest. YMCA directors will work directly with college administration to schedule those who qualify.

Contact: Lauranel Banks - Wellness Director

Lauranel.banks@wbymca.org