PHASE TWO:

Starting June 2020, all memberships will return to their normally scheduled draft dates (1st or 15th). More info available under our COVID-19 page.

Current Job Openings

Current Job Openings

Going to work should be fun. But imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. The Kearney Family YMCA offers you this opportunity. We staff over 500 employees, each of whom help make a tremendous impact throughout the Kearney area. Whatever your talent, interest, or level of experience, you can realize your potential in any array of available positions.

If you’d like to make a lasting impact through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, apply with the Y.

It is our corporate policy that all individuals hired must pass a criminal background screening prior to placement.

Updated April 20th, 2020

Part-Time Openings

Aquatics
Lifeguard
Part-Time
Minimum Age: 16
Qualifications: Lifeguard & CPR Certified
Descriptions: 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.

Aquatics
Swim Lesson Instructor
Part-Time
Minimum Age: 16
Qualifications: Lifeguard & CPR Certified
Descriptions: Provides direct leadership, instruction and motivation for students in swimming classes.

Child Care
Part-Time School Age Teacher Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, & Fri 2:30-5:30pm
Minimum Age: 16
Qualifications:  Must be able to pass all required background checks
Have CPR & First Aid within 30 days of hire date
Previous experience working with children is preferred but not required.
Description:  Work directly with children who are Kindergarten – Fifth grade.  Supervise kiddos to insure the safety & well-being at all times, being alert for the needs of the children as individuals and as a group.  In still Respect and Responsibility. Be able to communicate with children, parents, co-workers, and supervisors.

Child Care
Part-Time Assistant Teacher Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, & Fri 3-5pm
Minimum Age: 16
Qualifications:  Must be able to pass all required background checks
Have CPR & First Aid within 30 days of hire date
Previous experience working with children is preferred but not required.
Description:  Work directly with children who are 2-3 yrs old.  Supervise kiddos to insure the safety & well-being at all times, being alert for the needs of the children as individuals and as a group.  In still Respect and Responsibility. Be able to communicate with children, parents, co-workers, and supervisors.

Group Exercise
Instructor
Part-Time
Minimum Age: 18
Qualifications: Group Exercise Certification
Description: What is your vision in 2020?  Do you like to workout?  Lead with enthusiasm? Have creative ideas? Love helping clients?  If so, you vision is in line with ours!Join our Group Exercise Instructor Roster

Housekeeping Staff
Part-Time
Hours: 6pm-11pm (Tuesday-Friday)
Hour Per Week: 20 Hours
Minimum Age: 18
Description: Keep the YMCA clean, disinfected, and ready for use by members. Take all trash outside to the trash bin. Assist other departments, if asked to do so, to help clean up after a program. Assist members in their needs. Be available to work evenings and weekends when assigned. Be able to follow and complete work shift check list. Watch the work schedule and be here on time and work your shift assigned to you.

Full-Time Openings

Child Care
Full-time Assistant Teacher
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, & Fri 8am-5pm
Minimum Age: 18
Qualifications:  Must be able to pass all required background checks
Have CPR & First Aid within 30 days of hire date
Previous experience working with children is preferred
Description:  This position will assist the head teacher to carry out lesson plans and  work directly with children who 3-4 years old. Supervise kiddos to insure the safety & well-being at all times, being alert for the needs of the children as individuals and as a group.  In still Respect and Responsibility. Be able to communicate with children, parents, co-workers, and supervisors.

Child Care
Full-Time Head Teacher
Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, & Fri 7:30am-4pm
Minimum Age: 18 Qualifications:  Must be able to pass all required background checks.
Have CPR & First Aid within 30 days of hire date. 
Experience planning curriculum is preferred.1800 hours of previous experience working with children is strongly encouraged. 
Description: This is a head teacher position working with 3-4 year olds. Previous knowledge of creative curriculum and the pyramid model for social and emotion development is preferred.  The person needs to contain leadership skills and be able to communicate effectively with children, parents, and co-workers.