Employment Opportunities

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



Childcare: PSA Teachers

Hiring teachers for our POWER SCHOLARS ACADEMY™ PROGRAM.
PSA is a successful summer learning program designed to halt summer learning loss and
improve fall school readiness for low-income children in Title 1 schools and thereby enhancing overall youth development, academic performance, and graduation rates.

Enrichment Teacher
Academic Teacher
Assistant Teacher

Group Exercise: BodyPump

Please apply if you are certified as a Les Mills BodyPump instructor. Seeking daytime, evening and weekend availability. Candidates must have excellent form and technique and understand the layers of coaching. Newly certified instructors may apply, experience preferred. Apply in person at the YMCA or email application and resume to lauranel.banks@wbymca.org

Group Exercise: Cycling

We are hiring certified cycling instructors with day-time availability between the hours of 10am and 1pm Monday- Friday and weekend availability at 9am. Must be cheerful and kind and enjoy instructing to a diverse crowd. Newly certified instructors looking for experience are welcome to apply. Must provide a safe ride without contraindications. Apply in person at the YMCA or email application and resume to lauranel.banks@wbymca.org

Group Exercise: Step Aerobics and Toning

We are seeking instructors with day-time availability 2-3 weekdays at 9am . Must be cheerful and kind and enjoy instructing to a diverse crowd. Newly certified instructors looking for experience are welcome to apply. Classes have mixed abilities and a great social atmosphere. Apply in person at the YMCA or email application and certifications to lauranel.banks@wbymca.org

Group Exercise: Zumba/Dance Fit

Highly energized, positive and motivating Zumba or Dance Fit instructor wanted at 11am on Tuesdays & Thursdays. This class is large and full of energy and fun! The members love to move and shake and definitely want a good workout.  Newly certified instructors looking for experience are welcome to apply. Classes have mixed abilities, are very social and highly committed crowd. Apply in person at the YMCA or email application and certifications to lauranel.banks@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: RN/LPN

Seeking an RN or LPN looking for a 4-8 hours a week to assist with our Cardiac and Pulmonary wellness programs. Days are flexible. Ideal hours are 2 days a week from 8am - 12pm. Nurse will see clients in a wellness setting, collect stats and report to doctors as applicable. A team of trainers excuses a prescribed physical routine with the clients and submits reports to the nurse. Ability to increase hours with growth of program. Learn more about the programs here. Apply in person at the YMCA or email application and certification to lauranel.banks@wbymca.org

EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION


Employment Opportunities - YMCA Camp Kresge

Do you like to work with children in the outdoors?

If so, please check out our 2017 Outdoor Education Instructor Job Posting.

Cook Position
Part-time seasonal cook wanted in a camp environment in the Mt. Top area. Previous food service experience preferred. Must have reliable transportation. Apply in person at the Wilkes-Barre YMCA or please download the WB YMCA EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION and return to:
Wilkes-Barre Family YMCA
Attn: Heather McDougal, Food Service Director
40 W. Northampton Street
Wilkes-Barre, PA 18701
or
Email: fs.director@wbymca.org

For Summer Camp Employment please download the YMCA Camp Kresge Employment Application and return to:
YMCA Camp Kresge
Attn: Devin Polhemus
382 Camp Kresge Lane
White Haven, PA 18661
or
Email: devin.polhemus@wbymca.org


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