Discover your passion

Let's face it. You have a choice to make - one that will define your future. Where will you build your profession? Where can you find meaningful work that offers rich rewards? Where can you build a better future for yourself and for kids, families and your community? Where can you work in a supportive team environment? Where can you work with people who thrive in a values-based environment of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility? Where can you work and have fun?

All of this can be found at the Y. The Y gets the job done through staff members who are carefully selected for their interests, experiences and enthusiasm. With over 100 years of service to community, the Y knows that its mission is achieved one person at a time - carried out in the hearts and hands of each caring and skillful staff member.
Please bring completed Employment Application to:
Our Welcome Center located in the lobby
Email to Human Resources:

Child Care & Development Center Teachers

Do you have a passion for working with young children? Are you currently enrolled in an Early Childhood Education program and looking for some on-the-job experience or do you have an open schedule but are not looking for a regular position? The Child Care Development Center at the Portage Y is for you! We are currently looking for qualified candidates for various positions in our Child Care and Development Center servicing children ages 2 through pre-k.

Always accepting applications as well as looking to hire reliable substitutes.

Employee Referral Bonus as well as CDA Enrollment Incentive.

Group Fitness Instructor & Personal Trainers

Do you have passion for helping people achieve their fitness goals?  Why not get paid for doing something you love?  Below are our open positions in Healthy Living & Wellness:
  • Group Fitness Instructor
  • Personal Trainers
Apply online by submitting completed application to or in-person today.