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The YWCA Gettysburg & Adams County has a wide range of employment opportunities. Current position openings are listed below. Interested candidates should Apply online or download our Employment Application and return the completed form to our Service Desk or email completed application form to aweaver@ywcagettysburg.org. Internal candidates, please submit a letter of interest to your department director. 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)

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.

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 working 30 hrs+/week are eligible for PTO, Holiday Pay, Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance, Flex
  • Spending Account, and Retirement.
  • Employees enjoy discounts such as childcare, massage, races, etc. and community discounts such as movie tickets, outlets, Chamber, etc are available.

 Certified Lifeguard- Part Time

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. Lifeguards monitor pool activities and ensures member safety. Additional job duties a lifeguard performs include preparing activity and incident reports and performing pool maintenance.

 Child Care Staff- Full Time Preschool Teacher

Child Care – Now accepting applications for a full time lead preschool teacher at our 909 Fairfield Road location.  Candidate must have a degree in early childhood, elementary education or a related human services field.   Candidate must have previous child care experience along with strong classroom management skills.  Bi-lingual candidates are encouraged to apply.  Interested applicants can complete an application and submit to YWCA service desk to the attention of Paula Howard or via email at phoward@ywcagettysburg.org.

Sharks Swim Team Head 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 Lesson Instructors-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 2/22/2017

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.

YWCA Employment Application