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
  • 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 employment 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 Assistant

    Qualifications

    • Minimum age 18
    • Enjoy working with children ages 4-12
    • 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
    • Ability to assist in daily activities including, but not limited to:  homework, sports, STEM based programs, crafts, age-appropriate wellness and nutrition.

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

    Hours:
    Afternoons, 3:00 – 6:30 PM, Monday-Friday plus school holidays

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

    Contact person: Christine Tolley
    Email: Christine.tolley@ymcaofmewsa.org   
    Phone: 732-548-2044 X 2213

    The employment 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.

Full Time Positions
  • Pre-K/Kindergarten Extended Day Lead Teacher
    The Lead Teacher will be responsible for the care and supervision of the children in the classroom.  This person must be dependable, energetic and passionate about mentoring and teaching young children.

    The individual must have the ability to work as a team player and very reliable.

    A BA in Education/Teacher Certificate as well as previous experience working with preschool age children are required.

    Prior experience or exposure to Creative Curriculum is preferred.

    The employment 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
Full Time Positions
  • Wellness Director

    Qualifications:

    • BS/BA degree in related field is preferred or equivalent education and work experience in related field
    • Current CPR, AED, O2, First Aid required
    • Program Management experience
    • Budget development and management experience
    • Previous supervisory experience with the ability to meet deadline
    • Ability to interact with a diverse populations
    • Strong written and verbal communication skills
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office software and ability to quickly learn and use other software products utilized by the Association

    Summary of Position:

    Under the leadership of the Director of Operations, the Wellness Director is responsible for the total operation of the Wellness and Fitness areas for all related areas and age groups and for delivery of excellent, relevant, diverse programs into the community.  Oversight of department operations, programming, staffing and budgets.

    Status:  Full-time, permanent, year-round 

    How to Apply: E-mail - cindy.oneill@ymcaofmewsa.org 
    or applications are available at the front desk of the Edison Branch.

    The employment 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.

Part Time Positions
  • Youth Sports and Enrichment Coordinator

    Qualifications:     

     

    • ŸAbility to hire, supervise, train and manage staff.
    • ŸPrograms oversight, including youth sports, enrichment classes, birthday parties and special events.
    • ŸProgram development and implementation to include community outreach.
    • ŸAble to multi-task and work from multiple schedules.
    • ŸAbility to work as a team player with the leadership team and peers as well as build relationships with parents, community leaders and youth.
    • ŸFlexible schedule to include weekends and evenings.
    • ŸExcellent communication skills both written and verbal.
    • ŸHands on youth sports and enrichment program delivery essential.
    • ŸAbility to work under the leadership and guidance of a Senior Program Director.
    • ŸCPR and First Aid (will train).

     

    Status:                  part-time hourly –

    The employment 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
  • Maintenance/Security

    H.S. diploma or GED required. 
    Able to perform maintenance and housekeeping duties as needed. 
    Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs, move, carry and bend as needed. 
    Knowledge of mechanicals and pool filter systems a plus. 
    Able to handle emergency situations and resolve issues. 
    Part time early morning, evening and weekend hours available. 

     

    The employment 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.

  • Program Coordinator - Aquatics

    Become part of a top-notch Aquatic Staff Team delivering safe, quality programs and services to our community - join us and make a difference!

    • Ideally be at least 19 years of age or older with 2 years previous Aquatic experience with a focus on staff and program scheduling, staff training, and lesson delivery.
    • Lend support to the Aquatic Director by coordinating the day-to-day operation of the Aquatic Department.
    • A strong and proven ability to be an excellent role model, mentor staff and interact positive with members, guests and colleagues.
    • An ability to evaluate swimmers, provide direction for aquatic lessons and programs, lend support in aquatic staff training and in-services.
    • High School Degree at a minimum, should have or be working towards a college degree in a related area.
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
    • Dependable and reliable with an ability to have some flexibility with schedule.  

    The employment 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.

Full Time Positions
  • Program Coordinator

    A great entry-level position that supports School Age Child Care and Enrichment/Sports Programs. 

    Under the direction and guidance of the School Age Child Care Director you'll work as part of a dynamic team to provide care, mentoring, coaching and a safe environment to children in the School Age Child Care Program for part of your day.

    You'll also have the opportunity to coordinate the day-to-day operations and delivery of Enrichment and Sports programs. A great opportunity to create, program, teach and delivery quality programs to the community.

    Perfect position for someone with experience in programming, child care, after school care, or recreation.  Be part of a great community service organization!

    Qualifications:     

     

    • Ideally be at least 19 years of age or older with 2 years previous Enrichment or Sports programs and or School Age Child Care experience.
    • The ability to supervise and coordinate day-to-day operation of After School Care program and Enrichment and Sports programming.
    • A strong and proven ability to be an excellent role model and mentor for youth.
    • High School Degree at a minimum, should have or be working towards a college degree in a related area.
    • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
    • Dependable and reliable with an ability to have some flexibility with schedule.
    How to apply:
    email:  beth.helsby@ymcaofmewsa.org
    or applications are available at the South Amboy Member Services Desk.

     

    The employment 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 employment 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.

Centenary Child Care Center 200 Hillside Avenue, Metuchen, NJ, 08840
Part Time Positions
  • Assistant Teacher
    Share your passion for teaching  & mentoring children in a warm nurturing child care environment.

    Must have great interpersonal skills and an ability to develop relationships with children, their families and co-workers.

    The desire and ability to be a great team-player is essential, as well as being reliable and having a positive disposition.

    Previous experience in a child care environment a plus as is CPR & First Aid.

    A variety of hours are available.

    The employment 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.

  • Assistant Teacher
    Share your passion for teaching  and mentoring children in a warm nurturing child care environment.

    Must have great interpersonal skills and an ability to develop relationships with children, their families and co-workers.

    The desire and ability to be a great team-player is essential, as well as being reliable and having a positive disposition.

    Previous experience in a child care environment a plus as is CPR & First Aid.

    A variety of hours are available.

    The employment 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.

  • Pre-School Lead Teacher
    Qualifications:

    Degree in Early Childhood Education, Child Development & Family Studies, Early Childhood Special Education, Elementary Education or a CDA. Will consider a current student enrolled in a education field.  Must be reliable, have the ability to work as part of team in a loving and nurturing environment where the primary responsibility is to ensure every child has an opportunity to reach their full potential.

    Status:               full-time / part-time

    Hours:                 morning and afternoon opportunities available

    How to Apply:    email, call or fax 732-548-3490

    Contact person: Melinda Wilson

    E-Mail:                 Melinda.Wilson@ymcaofmewsa.org         

    Phone:              732-548-5468 – fax: 732-548-3490

    Applications are also available at Centenary Child Care Center, 200 Hillside Ave., Metuchen, NJ 08840

    The employment 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.

  • Toddler Teacher (part-time)
    Qualifications:

    • BA Degree in Early Childhood, Family Studies, P-3 Degree or Elementary School education.  Strong consideration will be given to current college student taking educational courses in Early Childhood, P-3 or Elementary School education.
    • Must have excellent organizational skills.
    • An ability to build lesson plans based on current curriculum. 
    • A positive attitude, with a great deal of enthusiasm and creativity.
    • A team player who has a passion for ensuring excellence and works closely with others to ensure delivery of an excellent learning environment.
    • Must have excellent communication skills and ability to foster positive relationships with students, parents, co-workers, and leadership team.
    • Loving, positive, nurturing personality that creates a positive environment.
    Part-time, hourly position

    The employment 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.

Full Time Positions
  • Pre-K Lead Teacher

    Qualifications:

    • BA in Education/Teaching Certificate is required.
    • Prior experience working with preschool aged children is required.
    • Experience with the Creative Curriculum is preferred.
    • Must have a passion for teaching, be dependable, and energetic.

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

    Hours: 8:00 A.M.– 3:30 P.M.   

    How to Apply: E-mail, call or complete an application at the Member Service Desk

    Contact person Melinda Wilson

    Melinda.Wilson@ymcaofmewsa.org

    Phone: 732-54-5468

    The employment 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 employment 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 employment 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 employment 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.