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:                     

Service Desk Associate- Part Time

The YWCA is looking for part time front desk staff. The hours for the position would be Mondays and Tuesdays 5:00pm – 10:00pm and every other Sunday from 6:45am – 1:00pm. $9.40/hour. The YWCA Service Desk is the face of the YWCA organization to our members and some of the public. Being able to think on your feet and provide quality customer service is critical. In addition to being able to deal with people, some responsibilities include:

  • To provide friendly, effective customer service to current and prospective members, volunteers, staff members and the general public.
  • Answer the phone with a professional and friendly YWCA greeting. Give information using good marketing and public relations skills.
  • Multitask to perform processing of desk responsibilities in a time-efficient and pleasing manner. Desk responsibilities include: processing class registrations, new and renewing memberships, all payments in the form of cash, credit card or check and reconciling cash drawer at end of shift with consistent satisfactory reconciliation of shift’s work.

Child Care Floater – Part Time

Gettysburg YWCA Commerce Location is looking for a Child Care Floater for a part-time, 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m position. Pay starts at $9.40 and varies based on experience. Candidates to provide high-quality childcare to the 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. Candidates must have worked for 2 years with children. Must be willing and able to acquire favorable child abuse, criminal background, and FBI clearances, and first aid certification.

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.

Infant/Toddler Group Supervisor – Full Time

The YWCA is looking for School Age child care positions at our 909 Fairfield Road location. Candidates must have at least 2500 hours experience working with children and be able to work at minimum a 9:00am -6:00 pm shift. Pays starts at $9.40 and varies with experience. All YWCA staff receive a rec pass included with their employment. Half-time staff and up are given PTO, and full time staff are offered full medical, dental, and vision coverage as well as several other benefits. Childcare staff must obtain the required clearances in order to work with children.

Applicants should contact Paula Howard at phoward@ywcagettysburg.org

Zumba Gold Instructor – Part Time

The YWCA is looking for a Zumba Gold 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.

Pre-Kindergarten Teacher – Full Time 

The YWCA is looking for a Full-Time, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m candidate with a degree relating to Child Care to provide high-quality childcare to the children. Pay is between $11.00 and $12.00 an hour depending on experience. 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.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.

Applicants should contact Paula Howard at phoward@ywcagettysburg.org

 

 

Assistant Aquatics Director – Part Time

The YWCA is looking for a Half Time (20 Scheduled Hours per week) Assistant Aquatics Director starting in September 2018. 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

 

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.

Lifeguard – Part Time 

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.

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 7/11/2018

APPLY NOW

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.