Discover your passion

The PORTAGE TOWNSHIP YMCA is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruitment, hiring or other terms or conditions of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age or any other status protected by law.

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
OR
Email to Human Resources: Apply@ymcaofportage.org

Preschool Teachers

Preschool teachers nurture our students to become confident, curious, life-long learners by providing a safe learning environment and stimulating educational experiences. Qualified candidates should have past child care and/or teaching experience with preschool-age children.

Shifts may vary with open positions in morning and afternoon classes, 1-5 days per week.

The PORTAGE TOWNSHIP YMCA is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruitment, hiring or other terms or conditions of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age or any other status protected by law.

Y-Care: Before & After School Child Care

Under the direction of the School Age Child Care Coordinator, Y-Care Staff are responsible for the care of the children in the Before & After School program, assists the Site Leader in the implementation of activities, and interacts positively with parents and school personnel to develop a trusting relationship. Y-Care Staff foster social, physical, spiritual and mental growth and demonstrates the core values of caring, honesty, responsibility, respect and faith with program participants. Program activities include Yoga, S.T.E.A.M., Homework, Large Motor Development and After-School Food Program. The candidate may provide leadership in the absence of the Site Leader. Shifts vary daily and weekly between the hours of 6:30am-8:45am and 3:00pm-6:00pm, Monday through Friday. However, flexibility may be available to accommodate staff schedules.

Aquatics Instructors & Lifeguards

Are you passionate about protecting your community? Do you love swimming? Join us at the Portage Township YMCA as a lifeguard!

We have an immediate need for talented EVENING lifeguards. Preferred availability T/TH, 4pm-7pm.  Additional hours are available for dual positions as sports staff which requires evening and weekend availability.

Position Summary: Maintains safe swimming conditions in the pool, deck, and surrounding areas. Creates a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety and engagement in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures. Instructs participants according to YMCA of the USA Standards and follows curriculum.

Member Services

The Portage Township YMCA is looking for a tech savvy, computer literate, friendly and outgoing individual who work well in a fast-paced environment. Qualified candidates must be at least 18 years of age or older and available for shifts during all staffed business hours: Monday-Friday 4am-9pm, Saturday and Sunday, 6am-6pm. Shifts and hours will vary. One year or more of custome service expierence peferred.

Submit completed employment applications to Apply@ymcaofportage.org or drop-off at the Y.

The PORTAGE TOWNSHIP YMCA is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruitment, hiring or other terms or conditions of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age or any other status protected by law.

Yoga Instructor

Hiring Yoga instructor for morning, evening and weekend hours. Candidates must be a certified yoga instructor or current student. Qualified candidates will be friendly, personable, self motivating,and have a passion for the YMCA mission.

Interested applicants may complete an employment application and turn into the Welcome Center in the lobby. Resumes may be emailed to Apply@ymcaofportage.org

The PORTAGE TOWNSHIP YMCA is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in recruitment, hiring or other terms or conditions of employment on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, disability, age or any other status protected by law.