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Employment

WHY WORK AT THE Y?

Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Y, you will discover more than a job—you will enjoy the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you. Our staff members—of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences—enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving the communities health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.

JOIN US

We invite you to join us in this amazing work—to develop your skills, to realize your leadership potential and to discover a career that is so much more than a job.

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES & JOB LISTINGS

Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively influences the lives of people and communities. All of this is possible at the Y!
We are currently hiring in the following areas:

Childcare

Camp Counselor

Fitness Coaches

Certified Lifeguards

Member Services

Sports Instructors

Swim Instructors

Director - Wellness & Aquatics (Canaan)

HOW TO APPLY FOR A JOB

If you have a resume:

Please send your resume and a brief cover letter referencing the job title and YMCA location that interests you via one of the following means:

  • Email the contact person listed in the job posting that is of interest to you.
  • Contact the Payroll & Benefits Coordinator by one of the three methods:
    • Email - hr@nwcty.org
    • Fax - 860-482-4853
    • Mail - Northwest CT YMCA | 259 Prospect Street | Torrington, CT 06790

If you do not have a resume:

Please fill out the application online or at any YMCA location. If your qualifications meet the requirements of the position that you are applying for, a hiring manager will contact you to schedule an interview.