Open Positions

The YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County has a wide range of employment opportunities. Current position openings are listed below.

The YWCA is a great place to work! We have competitive wages, convenient location, and great working environment and support staff.  Excellent benefits for all employment statuses.

    Employee Membership Benefits: 

  • All staff receives an Individual Rec and 10 Guest Passes.
  • Staff working more than 5 hrs/wk is eligible for Family Rec Pass.
  • Staff working less than 5 hrs/wk is eligible for discounted Family Rec Pass.
  • All staff receives YW discounts such as; races, massage, programs and community discount cards, movie tickets, and much more.

Staff Working 40+ Hours per Week (Full Time)

  • Company contributed Retirement
  • Paid time off
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Short-term Disability
  • Flex Spending account
  • Childcare discount
  • 9 Paid Holidays
  • Health Benefits and Paid Time Off begin the 1st of the month after 60 days.

Staff Working 20+ Hours per week (Half Time)

  • Company contributed Retirement
  • Paid time off
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flex Spending account
  • Childcare discount
  • 11 Paid Holidays

                      Available Jobs:                 

Executive Director – Full Time Salaried – $60,000-$70,000/year

The Executive Director shall supervise and control all of the business and affairs of the Association according to stated YWCA policies and objectives – locally, nationally and globally. The Executive Director is expected to manage the YWCA of Gettysburg & Adams County and all the functions that fall in line with that goal. The Executive Director receives the following:

Employee Membership Benefits

*All staff receives an Individual Rec and 10 Guest Passes.

*Staff working more than 5 hrs/wk is eligible for Family Rec Pass.

*Staff working less than 5 hrs/wk is eligible for discounted Family Rec Pass.

*All staff receives YW discounts such as; races, massage, programs and community discount cards, movie tickets, and much more.

Staff working 40+ hours/ week

*Company contributed Retirement

*Paid time off

*Vision Insurance

*Dental Insurance

*Short-term Disability

*Flex Spending account

*Childcare discount

*9 Paid Holidays

* Health Benefits and Paid Time Off begin the 1st of the month after 60 days.

Executive Director Job Description

Fitness Attendant – Mon+Wed 10:30am – 2:00pm

The YWCA is looking for a fitness attendant for our fitness center to work the 10:30am – 2:00pm shift on Mondays and Wednesdays. Qualified candidates must have excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills. Good judgement, ability to problem solve, ability to relate well with staff and general public, as well as being willing to work evenings and weekends if need be. Pay starts at $9.00 and is increased to $9.40 after a 60 day introductory period.

Applicants for all positions must be willing and able to acquire favorable child abuse, criminal background, and FBI clearances, and first aid certification (as applicable)

Summary of Benefits

  • All scheduled employees are eligible for a rec pass to the YW facility and 10 free guest passes/year!
  • P/T employees can get a family membership at a discounted rate!
  • Employees scheduled 5 hrs+/wk receive a family rec pass
  • Employees enjoy discounts such as personal training, massage, races, etc. and community discounts such as movie tickets, outlets, Chamber, etc are available.

Preschool Child Care Provider – M-F 8:30 AM – 5:30 PM

Looking for strong candidate to work with our Preschool team teachers.

Candidate will assist in the implementation of lesson plans, observe record and assess growth and development of their assigned children, Maintain a safe, healthy environment for children at all times. Actively engage in daily routines with children. Ensure compliance with all PA DHS rules and regulations and STARS standards, as well as form and maintain professional relationship with parents and families.

Candidates must have a minimum of 1 years’ experience working in a child care facility and a minimum of 2500 documented hours working with children. Pay range $9.40-$12.00

Employee Membership Benefits

*All staff receives an Individual Rec and 10 Guest Passes.

*Staff working more than 5 hrs/wk is eligible for Family Rec Pass.

*Staff working less than 5 hrs/wk is eligible for discounted Family Rec Pass.

*All staff receives YW discounts such as; races, massage, programs and community discount cards, movie tickets, and much more.

Staff working 40+ hours/ week

*Company contributed Retirement

*Paid time off

*Vision Insurance

*Dental Insurance

*Short-term Disability

*Flex Spending account

*Childcare discount

*9 Paid Holidays

* Health Benefits and Paid Time Off begin the 1st of the month after 60 days.

Group Supervisor – Full Time 9:00am to 6:00pm M-F

The YWCA Gettysburg Commerce Center is looking for 1 qualified full time candidates to provide high-quality childcare to theSchool age, Pre-K children. Must be able to communicate in a clear and positive manner. Will be responsible to assist and lead educational and fun activities each day, remaining highly interactive with the children at all times. Will be responsible to create a good working relationship with parents for the purpose of having consistent communication and best serving their children. Will be required to provide consistent supervision with a focus on safety for the children at all times. Minimum of High School Diploma or GED, Degrees are preferred. Candidates must have 2500 (2 years) documented hours of working with children. Must be willing and able to acquire favorable child abuse, criminal background, and FBI clearances, and first aid certification.

Employee Membership Benefits

*All staff receives an Individual Rec and 10 Guest Passes.

*Staff working more than 5 hrs/wk is eligible for Family Rec Pass.

*Staff working less than 5 hrs/wk is eligible for discounted Family Rec Pass.

*All staff receives YW discounts such as; races, massage, programs and community discount cards, movie tickets, and much more.

Staff working 40+ hours/ week

*Company contributed Retirement

*Paid time off

*Vision Insurance

*Dental Insurance

*Short-term Disability

*Flex Spending account

*Childcare discount

*9 Paid Holidays

* Health Benefits and Paid Time Off begin the 1st of the month after 60 days.

Please Visit our Website at http://www.ywcagettysburg.org/about-us/open-positions/ to fill out a job application!

Assistant Group Supervisor- Part Time

6:30am-8:30am or 7:00am-9:00am or

2:45 pm to 5:45 pm or 3:00pm – 6:00pm

The YWCA Gettysburg Fairfield Center is looking for a qualified part time candidate to provide high-quality childcare to the infants through School age children. Must be able to communicate in a clear and positive manner. Will be responsible to assist and lead educational and fun activities each day, remaining highly interactive with the children at all times. Will be responsible to create a good working relationship with parents for the purpose of having consistent communication and best serving their children. Will be required to provide consistent supervision with a focus on safety for the children at all times. Minimum of High School Diploma or GED, Degrees are preferred. Candidates must have 2500 documented hours (2 years) of working with children. Must be willing and able to acquire favorable child abuse, criminal background, and FBI clearances, and first aid certification.

Assistant Teacher – Full Time 9:00am – 6:00pm

The YWCA Gettysburg is looking for a qualified full time candidate to provide high-quality childcare to the infants and toddlers. Must be able to communicate in a clear and positive manner. Will be responsible to assist and lead educational and fun activities each day, remaining highly interactive with the children at all times. Will be responsible to create a good working relationship with parents for the purpose of having consistent communication and best serving their children. Will be required to provide consistent supervision with a focus on safety for the children at all times. Minimum of High School Diploma or GED, Degrees are preferred. Candidates must have 2500 (2 Years) documented hours of working with children. Must be willing and able to acquire favorable child abuse, criminal background, and FBI clearances, and first aid certification.

Full benefits are offered to full time employees. See above for benefit list.

Assistant Aquatics Director – Half Time

The YWCA is currently looking for a Half Time (20 Scheduled Hours per week) Assistant Aquatics Director. The hours are flexible at a rate of $11.00/hour. The position has potential for additional hours in the future. Vision and Dental are currently offered, Medical benefits would be contingent on the employee taking on more hours. The YWCA offers benefits including paid time off, discount on childcare, membership, and 9 paid holidays.

The Assistant Director will be in charge of maintaining safety around the pool, managing lifeguards and creating schedules, substituting for lifeguards as need be, helping to clean to pool and pool deck, etc.

PRE-REQUISITES:

  • Must be at least a high school graduate.
  • Preferred WSI certification.
  • Must be a certified Lifeguard.
  • Must be certified in Infant, child and adult CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer.
  • Must be tactful and friendly in dealing with the public.
  • Must be able to enforce pertinent rules and regulations as they apply to the pool area.
  • Must be willing to update to any new American Red Cross Water Instruction classes or materials, or any other instruction program chosen by the YWCA of Gettysburg.
  • Is financially responsible for all pre-requisite training.
  • Must be a YWCA Member/Associate and support and promote the YWCA’s Mission and its goals and objectives.

Assistant Director Job Description

Assistant Group Supervisor – Half Time 2:00pm – 6:00pm M-F

The YWCA Gettysburg Commerce Center is looking for 1 qualified half time candidate to provide high-quality childcare to the School age, Pre-K children. Must be able to communicate in a clear and positive manner. Will be responsible to assist and lead educational and fun activities each day, remaining highly interactive with the children at all times. Will be responsible to create a good working relationship with parents for the purpose of having consistent communication and best serving their children. Will be required to provide consistent supervision with a focus on safety for the children at all times. Minimum of High School Diploma or GED, Degrees are preferred. Candidates must have 2500 documented hours (2 years) of working with children. Must be willing and able to acquire favorable child abuse, criminal background, and FBI clearances, and first aid certification.

Morning Body Sculpting/Weight Training Instructor

The YWCA is looking for a Body Sculpting/Weight Training instructor to to create a class for our members. Applicants must have an upbeat attitude in order to provide a good experience for our members. Hours are Monday 10:30-11:30am and Wednesday 9:30-10:30 am. Pay based on experience starting at $9.40. Employees get a rec pass included

Early Morning Childcare Workers

6:30AM-8:30AM  7:00AM-9:00AM part-time child care positions at our 909 Fairfield Road location.  Candidates must be at least 18 years of age.  Will be required to provide consistent supervision with a focus on safety for the children at all times. Minimum of High School Diploma or GED, Degrees are preferred. Candidates must have 2500 documented hours of working in a Human Services field that works with children. Must be willing and able to acquire favorable child abuse, criminal background, and FBI clearances, and first aid certification.

Bi-lingual candidates are encouraged to apply.

Candidates  can  complete an application and submit it to the YWCA service desk or via e-mail to phoward@ywcagettysburg.org

 Group Fitness Instructor – Part Time

The YWCA is looking for a group fitness instructor to create a class for our members. Applicants must have an upbeat attitude in order to provide a good experience for our members. Hours are flexible.

Pay based on experience.

Lifeguard – Part Time / Full Time Seasonal

Do you have a desire to improve lives through exercise? Join a team where you grow and learn while having a fun! The YWCA is currently looking for energetic and driven individuals who want to make a difference.

  • Lifeguards monitor pool activities and ensures member safety.
  • Lifeguards need to possess knowledge of rescue procedures and emergency medical procedures.
  • To help prevent incidents, lifeguards must enforce all safety guidelines as outlined by the YWCA.
  • To ensure safety, lifeguards must remain alert throughout an entire shift.
  • Additional job duties a lifeguard performs include preparing activity and incident reports and performing pool maintenance.

In addition to a rewarding, fast-paced work environment, our team members receive:

  • Ongoing training
  • Opportunities for career development & growth
  • Complimentary YWCA membership, and complimentary family pass if scheduled 5+ hours/week
  • Reduced fees on YWCA programs

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Applicants must have current American Red Cross Lifeguard, First Aid, and CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certifications.
  • A lifeguard may need to possess a pre-employment physical and a skills test.
  • Candidates must be at least 15 years old.
  • Must be willing and able to acquire favorable child abuse, criminal background, and FBI clearances.

Gymnastics Instructor -Flexible Hours

The YWCA is looking for someone who can provide a FUN and energetic environment! Must have gymnastics knowledge and experience with teaching children gymnastics and/or tumbling. Must be able to prepare lesson plans, lead and demonstrate classes, and answer questions about the program. Hours are flexible. Must be CPR & First Aid Certified. Pay starts at $10.00 and varies with experience.

Group Supervisor – Full Time 9:00am – 6:00pm

The YWCA Gettysburg Commerce Center is looking for a qualified full time candidates to provide high-quality childcare to the School age, Pre-K children. Must be able to communicate in a clear and positive manner. Will be responsible to assist and lead educational and fun activities each day, remaining highly interactive with the children at all times. Will be responsible to create a good working relationship with parents for the purpose of having consistent communication and best serving their children. Will be required to provide consistent supervision with a focus on safety for the children at all times. Minimum of High School Diploma or GED, Degrees are preferred. Candidates must have 2500 documented hours of working in a Human Services field that works with children. Must be willing and able to acquire favorable child abuse, criminal background, and FBI clearances, and first aid certification.

Full Time Maintenance Position – 2 Openings

The YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County has two full-time openings in its maintenance department. Full time employees are offered paid time off, medical, dental, vision, paid holidays and retirement after 2 years. Pay ranges from $9.40 to $12.00/hour based on experience. Successful candidates must perform duties required to keep YWCA of Gettysburg & Adams County facilities and grounds in a clean, safe and well maintained condition. Perform such duties as requested of her/him by the Maintenance Director in order to create the best possible condition for the health and safety of all participants.

Full Time Maintenance Job Description

Massage Therapist – Commission

The YWCA Gettysburg and Adams County is looking for a massage therapist. The hours are flexible starting the beginning of August. Massage Therapists must be friendly and upbeat. Applicants must pass a background check.

Zumba Instructor – Part Time

The YWCA is looking for a Zumba Instructor. Applicants must have an upbeat attitude in order to provide a good experience for our members. Experience with Zumba is required and you must be able to conduct a class on a regular basis.

Pay based on experience. Class is Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:00am – 9:00am.

Swim Team Coach – Part Time

The YWCA is looking for two part time swim team coaches for the upcoming 2018 fall season. Starting at $9.20 per hour. The hours for the position will be 5:45PM-7:45PM October through February. Candidates must be CPR/AED certified, as well as first as certified.Must acquire favorable child abuse, criminal background, and FBI clearances.

Gymnastics Instructor – Part Time

The YWCA is looking for someone who can provide a FUN and energetic environment! Must have gymnastics knowledge and experience with teaching children gymnastics and/or tumbling. Must be able to prepare lesson plans, lead and demonstrate classes, and answer questions about the program. Hours are flexible. Must be CPR & First Aid Certified.

Pay based on experience.

Zumba Toning Instructor – Part Time

The YWCA is looking for a Zumba Toning Instructor. Applicants must have an upbeat attitude in order to provide a good experience for our members. Experience with Zumba is required and you must be able to conduct a class on a regular basis.

Pay based on experience.

Indoor Cycling Instructor – Part Time

The YWCA is looking for an indoor cycling instructor to lead our cycling class. Applicants must have an upbeat attitude in order to provide a good experience for our members. Must be able to coach class members on cycling and create workouts for the class. Hours are flexible.

Pay based on experience.

Sharks Team Head Swim Coach – Part Time

Candidate must have current American Red Cross, CPR, First Aid, and AED certifications. Experience is preferred but training is available. Candidates must be willing to work weeknights between 5:45 p.m. and 8 p.m. and some Saturdays between 7:45 a.m. and 2 p.m. between October and February.


Masters Swim Coach – Part Time

Candidate must have current CPR/AED and First Aid certifications (or acquire them within 6 months of employment), and have at least 2 years of experience in coaching a swim team.  Candidate must also be a member of USMS.


Swim Instructor – Part Time

WSI certification required for this position. Must have current American Red Cross, CPR, First Aid, and AED. Preferred experience teaching preschool and/or school-age group swim lessons. We are looking for individuals with flexibility.

Aquatics applicants can contact Cora Rhoads at 717-334-9171, ext. 129, or crhoads@ywcagettysburg.org.


Job openings updated 8/31/2018

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Interested candidates can also download our Employment Application and return the completed form to our Service Desk or email completed application form to dharding@ywcagettysburg.org. Internal candidates, please submit a letter of interest to HR department.

**Applicants for all positions must be willing and able to acquire favorable Child Abuse, Criminal Background, and FBI Clearances, and First Aid Certification (as applicable)

YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County is committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment. Accordingly, all terms and conditions of employment will be carried out without regard to race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, nationality, marital status, age or disability.