Employment

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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.

Current Openings

Fitness Staff/ Building Coverage (B.C.) – Torrington
Fitness Staff/ Building Coverage (B.C.) – Torrington   Northwestern CT YMCA is looking for friendly, responsible people to join our team. The BC is responsible for ensuring that members have a positive and healthy experience in the Fitness Center, locker and weight rooms. Requirements: • Must be at least 18 years old with a High School diploma or equivalent. • Must have an engaging personality with a commitment to help
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Ninja Camp Counselor – Torrington
Ninja Camp Counselor – Torrington   Northwestern CT YMCA has an opening for part-time camp counselor for our Ninja Warrior Camp. The program is designed to promote a positive and enriching environment for each child.   Requirements:   Must be highly energetic, possess a passion to work with children, and have the ability to relate to parents and co-workers. At least 1-year experience supervising children in a childcare setting or
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Counselor – Rising Star Camp, Torrington
Rising Star Camp Counselor – Torrington (Youth Services)   Rising Star Camp is a therapeutic day camp specially designed to promote self-esteem, conflict resolution skills, positive interactions and success in its participants. Rising Star Camp is a unique program that accommodates children who may not have had the opportunity to attend day camp. This program is also designed to support children who have struggled with the traditional day camp experience.
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Camp Counselor – Winsted
Personal Trainer – Torrington
Personal Trainer – Torrington   The Personal Trainer is responsible to motivate members and provide a safe and properly instructed environment. Requirements: • A current national group or Personal Training Exercise certification from one of the following organizations: ACE, NETA, AFAA, NASM. • CPR/First Aid certification. • An ability to work effectively with diverse populations. • Must be able to communicate effectively while demonstrating Y Core Values of Caring, Honesty,
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Yoga Instructor – Torrington
Yoga Instructor – Torrington   Requirements: • A current certification as an instructor. • At least 1 year experience teaching group exercise classes preferred. • CPR and First Aid certifications. • An ability to work effectively with diverse populations. • Must be able to communicate effectively while demonstrating Y Core Values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility. Responsibilities: • Organize and lead participants through a group exercise class. • Set
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Member Services (Part Time) – Winsted
Member Services (Part Time) – Winsted Northwestern CT YMCA is looking for friendly, responsible, organized people to join our part-time Member Services staff. Requirements: • Customer Service and data entry experience. • Organization and problem solving skills. • Attention to detail. • Good interpersonal and communication skills. • Must be at least 18 years old with a High School diploma or equivalent. • An ability to work effectively with diverse
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Lifeguards & Swim Instructors (all locations)
Lifeguards & Swim Instructors – All Locations Northwest CT YMCA has openings for responsible, reliable people to work as Certified Lifeguards and/or Swim Instructors. Certified Lifeguards: * Requires current Lifeguard/CPR/First Aid certification * Responsible for monitoring swimmers and class participants in our pool * Ensure safe conditions for all participants * Test pool water and clean up pool deck * Must be able to work alone & be responsible to
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