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Applications available at the YMCA Service desk or from the link above. Join our team and be a difference maker.

Positions Currently Available at the Y

JOIN THE TEAM

You will have the opportunity to put your imagination and creativity to work in an environment built around teamwork and community. Each one of us has been given specific talents to utilize in a special way. The Y is guided daily by the core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility; our staff creates an environment where everyone aspires to be their best. 

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES 

The Kearney Y has employment opportunities in the following areas: child care, clerical, aquatics, health and wellness, sports both adult and youth.

DAY CAMP COUNSELOR 

The Day Camp Counselor is responsible for leading and supervising a group of children and assuring their safety and supervision while being a positive role model and promoting character development. Day Camp Counselors must be able to lead games, sing songs, and have a strong desire to work with children. Counselors will also be leading weekly activities including field trips, swimming, arts & crafts, as well as a variety of outdoor and indoor activities. 

PRESCHOOL TEACHER (Full Time)

Inspire 3-4 year old children in a secure, fun, and safe environment! The YMCA Preschool challenges our youth to grow in imagination, creativity, self discovery, and independence. This opportunity is for a person who is caring, cheerful, and kind. Ability to create daily lesson plans with objectives and create an atmosphere of positive influence is a must! Full time benefits include YMCA membership, flex plan, paid personal leave after one year of employment, and Y staff shirts. Candidate must have an Early Childhood Degree or Associates Degree. Applications are available on line or at the Kearney Family YMCA Service Desk.

TODDLER ROOM TEACHER ASSISTANT (Part Time)

Inspire 3-4 year old children in a secure, fun, and safe environment! The YMCA Preschool challenges our youth to grow in imagination, creativity, self discovery, and independence. This opportunity is for a person who is caring, cheerful, and kind. Shift will be Monday-Friday 3:30-6:00 pm. Applications are available on line or at the Kearney Family YMCA Service Desk.

CHILD WATCH ATTENDANT (Part Time)

Do you enjoy watching kids, playing games, and keeping things fun? The Child Watch Attendant position is for you! The Child Watch Attendant supervises children playing in the YMCA Child Watch Area (ages 6 weeks to 6 years). This position is responsible for providing safe and enjoyable childcare for members and their children. Attendants must maintain visual and auditory supervision at all times. He/She must be responsible for the safety and well being of each child under their supervision and maintain a creative and playful atmosphere for all participant. This shift will be on Wednesday and Thursday nights from 5:00pm-8:00pm. Please pick up an application at the front desk of the Kearney YMCA Front Desk or download the application off of our website.

FLEXIBLE WORK SCHEDULES

The Kearney family YMCA meets the needs of those desiring full or part-time work. Our hours include morning, afternoon, evening and weekend shifts.

The Y is committed to providing programs that build a healthy spirit, mind and body for all. We make every effort to ensure that no one is turned away due to inability to pay. Click to read more about our financial assistance.