Employment

Be a part of something great

Imagine going to work each day knowing that what you do has a positive influence on the lives of every person who walks through our doors. At the Y of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy, you’ll put your experiences, abilities, creativity and energy to work, discovering new talents within yourself and bringing out the best in others.  

Our organization is committed to welcoming everyone and encouraging all to reach their fullest potential. We offer both full-time and part-time positions in a variety of areas. Current opportunities include:

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Metuchen Branch YMCA 65 High Street, Metuchen, NJ, 08840
Part Time Positions
  • Ballet Instructor

    Qualifications: 

    • Dependable, energetic, and passionate about being a mentor for children
    • Prior experience teaching beginning ballet
    • Ability

    Status:                part-time, year-round, non-exempt

    Hours:                 Tuesdays 4:45pm-5:40pm and substitute teach when    hours are available.

    How to Apply:    E-mail, call or complete application at Member Services Desk

    Contact person: Angela Devigili

    E-Mail:                Angela.Devigili@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone:              732-548-2044 X 2234

    Applications are also available at the Metuchen Branch YMCA Member Services Desk

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Multi Sports Instructor

    Qualifications:

    • Dependable, energetic, and passionate about working with young children.  
    • Minimum of HS diploma
    • Experience teaching the fundamentals of particular sports to beginners
    • Plan, organize and conduct sport classes

    Status:                part-time, year-round, non-exempt

    Hours:                 Tuesdays (4:00pm-6:30pm) Saturdays (8:30am-12pm)

    How to Apply:    E-mail, call or complete application at Member Services Desk 

    Contact person: Angela Devigili

    E-Mail:                Angela.Devigili@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone:              732-548-2044 X 2234

    Applications are also available at the Metuchen Branch YMCA Member Services Desk

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Edison Branch YMCA 1775 Oak Tree Road, Edison, NJ, 08820
Part Time Positions
  • School Age Child Care Supervisor

    Qualifications:

    • Previous experience in a school age environment
    • Previous staff supervision experience
    • Ability to work afternoons and early evenings
    • Ability to be a positive role model for children ages 5-12
    • Creative, organized, enthusiastic, energetic
    • Prefer candidate with AA or some college studies in the area of education or child development.

    Status: part-time, permanent (15-20 hours per week)

    Hours: 2:30/3:00 – 6:30 P.M. as well as school holidays

    How to Apply:  E-mail, call or complete application at the Member Services Desk at the Edison Branch.

    Contact person: Wayne Blum

    Email: wayne.blum@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-494-3232 X 3516

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Youth Enrichment Specialty Instructor

    Seeking an entrepreneurial minded instructor to facilitate the My Own Business Challenge curriculum. Students will learn how to create and deliver an e-commerce based business. Guided lesson plan will be provided along with on-going training from the Youthful Savings team (creators of the curriculum).

    Qualifications:

    • Enjoys working with children
    • Able to follow a curriculum
    • Comfortable with using Chromebooks
    • Able to lead the class
    • Background in e-commerce preferred

    Status: Part Time, year-round, non-exempt

    Hours 6:15-7:15pm Wednesdays and one Saturday (day time hours) at the end of the session

    How To Apply: Email, call or stop by the Edison YMCA Welcome Center to fill out an application

    Contact Person: Wayne Blum

    Email: Wayne.Blum@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-593-5956

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

South Amboy Branch YMCA 200 John T. O’Leary Blvd., South Amboy, NJ, 08879
Part Time Positions
  • Assistant Swim Team Coach
    • Must be at least 18 years of age. 
    • Must have current Red Cross lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED.
    • Coach’s safety training and YMCA competitive swimming training will be required.
    • Proven ability to coach and mentor all levels and skill sets
    • Ability to ensure all participants have an opportunity to do their personal bests and thrive in a positive environment.
    • Must have the knowledge of required for coaching youth in competitive swimming.
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

     

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Edgar Child Care Center 150 Lake Avenue, Metuchen, NJ, 08840
Part Time Positions
  • Assistant Teacher – Infant/Toddler

    Qualifications:           

    • HS Diploma or GED
    • Some college preferred
    • Early Childhood Education a plus!
    • Positive role model for children infant through PreK
    • Ability to work as part of a team
    • Dependable, reliable, motivated

     Status:                          part-time, non-exempt

     Hours:                           morning and/or afternoon hours

     How to Apply:              email or call

     Contact person:          Angelique Nabi

     E-Mail:                        Angelique.nabi@ymcaofmewsa.org

     Phone:                      732-632-8633

     Applications are also available at the Edgar Child Care Center, 150 Lake Ave., Metuchen

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Oakcrest Camp and Swim Club (Seasonal) 400 Inman Avenue, Edison, NJ, 08820
Seasonal
  • Lifeguard

    Qualifications:

    • Must have current Lifeguard, CPR and First Aid Certification
    • Prior lifeguard experience
    • Willing to be outdoors for prolonged periods
    • Must be a minimum of 16 years of age

    Responsibilities include:

    • Arrive at designated time and dressed in appropriate aquatic attire
    • Perform safety checks of equipment, including first aid kits, phones, rescue tubes, pool equipment. 
    • Enforce all pool rules in a firm, but tactful manner
    • Work as part of the aquatic guarding team in an effective and efficient fashion to ensure the overall safety of the pool and pool area
    • Scan according to proper procedures and guard from designated areas and guard chairs
    • Interact with pool members and guests in a member friendly manner

    Status: part time, seasonal

    How to Apply: E-mail, call or complete application at the Member Services Desk at the Edison Branch.

    Contact Person: Ryan Carlucci

    Email: Ryan.Carlucci@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-494-3232

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Ken Shirk Child Care Center 445 Old Post Road, Edison, NJ, 08817
Part Time Positions
  • School Age Child Care Assistant

    Qualifications

    • Minimum age 17
    • Enjoy working with children
    • Good role model, high integrity, and adaptable
    • Flexible schedule
    • Ability to work as part of team
    • Ability to take direction
    • Enthusiastic with positive attitude
    • Reliable
    • Good Communication skills

    Status: part-time, year-round, non-exempt

    Hours: Afternoons, 3:30 – 6:30 PM, Monday-Friday plus school holidays

    How to Apply: E-mail, call or complete application at the Child Care Center

    Contact person: Joanne Matagrano

    Email:  joanne.matagrano@ymcaofmewsa.org   

    Phone: 732-287-1131

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • School Age Child Care Supervisor

    Qualifications:

    • AA or higher
    • Strong leadership Skills
    • Previous experience in a school age environment
    • Previous staff supervision experience
    • Ability to work afternoons and early evenings
    • Ability to be a positive role model for children ages 5-12
    • Creative, organized, enthusiastic, energetic

    Status: part-time, school-year, non-exempt       

    Hours: 3:00 – 6:30 p.m. as well as holidays

    How to Apply: E-mail, call or complete application at the Child Cre Center

    Contact person: Joanne Matagrano

    Email: Joanne.matagrano@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-287-1131

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Summer Camp and Pool Positions Metuchen,, Edison, Woodbridge, and South Amboy Area,
Seasonal
  • Assistant Camp Director
    • College Degree in a child related or managerial area or experience and education; Previous supervisory experience.
    • Previous Leadership experience in a camp environment or child serving environment.
    • Familiar with camp and/or childcare state regulations and safety measures and an ability to ensure they are followed.
    • Ability to make sound decisions and articulate directives.
    • Mature, positive, enthusiastic personality with a proven ability to work and lead large teams.
    • Ability to communicate to a diverse population.
    • Strong, proven background in child development, child care, community work, or youth serving areas.
    • Ability to build relationships with campers, families, staff, and supervisors.
    • Ability to give direction in a positive manner and act on the Camp Director's behalf in their absence .
    • Current First Aid and CPR certification.

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Specialty Camp Counselor
    • Must be at least 18 years of age.
    • Must have experience and expertise in the specialty area of focus for camp.
    • Must have a positive attitude, enthusiasm and be able to work as part of a team.
    • Previous experience working with children in a day or resident camp setting, childcare or related setting.
    • Must have excellent decision making skills, the ability to be a strong role model and an excellent communicator.
    • Be able to demonstrate skills in motivating others, games, athletics, crafts, songs, storytelling

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Summer Camp Counselor
    • Minimum of 18 years old.
    • Have excellent decision making skills.
    • Desire to be a strong role model.
    • Excellent communicator.
    • Must have a positive attitude.
    • Enthusiastic, energetic and the ability to work as part of a team.
    • Previous experience working with children in a day or resident camp setting, child care or related setting.
    • Be able to demonstrate skills in motivating others, games, athletics, crafts, songs, storytelling.

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • Unit Leader
     
      • Should be at least 21 years of age
      • Previous experience working with children in a day or resident camp setting, child care or related setting.
      • One year of experience in staff supervision and leadership.
      • Must have excellent decision making skills,  as well as the ability to be a strong role model and an excellent communicator.
      • Must have a positive attitude, enthusiasm and be able to work as part of a large team in a leadership role.
      • Must have a clear understanding and the ability to embrace the four core values of honesty, respect, caring and responsibility.
      • Must be able to demonstrate skills in motivation, storytelling, games, athletics, crafts & songs.
      • Must have current CPR and First Aid.

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

Woodbridge Child Care 400 Inman Avenue, Colonia, NJ, 07067
Part Time Positions
  • School Age Child Care Counselors

    Qualifications:           

    • Ability to be a good role model
    • Enjoy working with school age children
    • Reliable, enthusiastic and a positive attitude
    • Some flexibility with schedule
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written
    • Ability to take direction and work as part of a team

    Status: part-time, non-exempt

    Contact person: Cindy Shields

    E-Mail: cindy.shields@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone:  732-340-9622

    Applications are also available at the Woodbridge School Age Child Care Center, 400 Inman Ave., Colonia, NJ 

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

  • School Bus Driver (S&P Endorsement)

    Qualifications:

    • CDL license with S & P endorsements
    • Clean driving record
    • Ability to be flexible with work schedule
    • Ability to safety transport children from Y Child Care in Colonia to school and back. 

    Status: part-time hourly, permanent, non-exempt

    Hours: Hours vary throughout the day

    How to Apply: E-mail, fax, call or applications available at site

    Contact person: Cindy Shields

    Email: cindy.shields@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-340-9622

    Fax: 732-340-0123

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

South Amboy Branch YMCA 200 John T. O’Leary Blvd., South Amboy, NJ, 08879
Part Time Positions
  • Assistant Swim Team Coach
    • Must be at least 18 years of age. 
    • Must have current Red Cross lifeguard/First Aid/CPR/AED.
    • Coach’s safety training and YMCA competitive swimming training will be required.
    • Proven ability to coach and mentor all levels and skill sets
    • Ability to ensure all participants have an opportunity to do their personal bests and thrive in a positive environment.
    • Must have the knowledge of required for coaching youth in competitive swimming.
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

     

    The employmnet application is required to be considered for employment. A resume and cover leter is optional. You may upload your resume using the Apply button. You may e-mail your completed employment application to the contact person listed above or drop it off at the appropriate location.

    The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an EOE employer.

 

The YMCA of Metuchen, Edison, Woodbridge and South Amboy is an Equal Opportunity Employer.