Job Opportunites

 

 

Please apply in person at the YMCA office, located on the 2nd floor of Main Source Bank in Harrodsburg.

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Childcare Counselors

Junction City Elementary, Harlow Early Learning Center, Burgin Independant, Woodlawn Elementary
Part-time. 15-20 hours per week. Starting at $8 an hour.  Must be 18 years of age or older.

Must have afternoon availability.  Will be responsible for the daily care given to the children at any given after school care center.  Primary responsibilities include supervision of children, playing and interacting with the children and maintaining a clean, safe environment.

  1. Must possess a minimum of 1-year experience of supervising children ranging from 5 to 13 years of age.
  2. Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position.
  3. Must become knowledgeable of YMCA philosophy and objectives.
  4. A total of 15 hours of Child Care Training must be taken within the first 6 months of employment (includes orientation).
  5. CPR & First Aid certifications are obtained within 60 days of hire.
  6. Current TB skin test.
  7. Have strong communication skills, practical and strong decision making skills, versatility, initiative, and strong human relation skills.
  8. Understand the needs of children, cooperate with staff, and build trusting relationships with parents.
  9. Must implement in the program all things learned at trainings and orientation.

 

Substitute Childcare Workers

Must have afternoon availability.  Will be responsible for the daily care given to the children at any given after school care center.  Primary responsibilities include supervision of children, playing and interacting with the children and maintaining a clean, safe environment.

  1. Must possess a minimum of 1-year experience of supervising children ranging from 5 to 13 years of age.
  2. Must be able to meet the physical demands of the position.
  3. Must become knowledgeable of YMCA philosophy and objectives.
  4. A total of 15 hours of Child Care Training must be taken within the first 6 months of employment (includes orientation).
  5. CPR & First Aid certifications are obtained within 60 days of hire.
  6. Current TB skin test.
  7. Have strong communication skills, practical and strong decision making skills, versatility, initiative, and strong human relation skills.
  8. Understand the needs of children, cooperate with staff, and build trusting relationships with parents.
  9. Must implement in the program all things learned at trainings and orientation.

 

Seasonal Opportunities

~Lifeguards - We are preparing for summer activities here at the Y. In that preparation we are looking for Lifeguards and swim lesson instructor. You must have your lifeguard, CPR, first aid certifications and be 16 years of age. If you have questions please call the office at 859-734-9622.

 

 

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