Employment

Current Openings:

After School Child Care Site Coordinator

Location – Knox County

FLSA Position Type – Part-Time, 28-35 hours per week

Start Date August (Applications accepted through August 4th)

Pay - $10.00 – $12.00 Per Hour

Brief Description:  Site Coordinator is responsible for management, supervision, and promotion of a licensed after school child care program for children in grades K-5th.  This position will supervise a small staff of well-trained counselors that provide quality youth programs in a safe, healthy, and fun atmosphere.

Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree and/or TECTA required, Bachelor’s Degree preferred.
  • Two years combined experience in a group/classroom setting also required.
  • Supervisory experience preferred.
  • Must be able to obtain Adult/Child CPR and First Aid certifications.

 

Must be able to pass drug screening, background check and meet other requirements set by the Tennessee Department of Human Services.

To Apply or request more detailed job description please contact Lori Humphreys at lhumphreys@ymcaknoxville.org  You may also download an application (below) and send or bring it to the West Side Y, 400 N. Winston Road, Knoxville, TN 37909.

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Swim Team Coach

Location – West Side YMCA

FLSA Position Type – Part Time

Start Date To Be Determined

Pay - Based on experience

Brief Description:  Swim Team Coach is responsible for specific functions related to the swim team program.  You may contact the hiring supervisor below to obtain a more detailed job description.

Qualifications:  High School Diploma or GED with a minimum of 4 years competitive swimming background to include 2 years coaching experience.

Must be able to pass drug screening, background check and meet other requirements set by the Tennessee Department of Human Services.

To Apply or request more detailed job description please contact Lori Humphreys at lhumphreys@ymcaknoxville.org  You may also download an application (below) and send or bring it to the West Side Y, 400 N. Winston Road, Knoxville, TN 37909.

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After School Child Care Counselor

Location:  Multiple Locations in Knox County

Hours: M-F, 2:00-6:00pm, occasional weekend work required for training.

Pay:  $8.00 – $10.00 per hour depending on education and work experience.

Qualifications:  Must be 18 years of age and have a minimum of a High School Diploma or GED.  One or more years of college preferred.  Previous experience working with children, preferably in a day camp setting, is preferred.  Must be able to pass drug screening, background check and meet other requirements set by the Tennessee Department of Human Services.  For a more detailed Job Description with qualifications please contact Tonya Creed at tcreed@ymcaknoxville.org

Brief Description:  Child Care Counselors provide direct supervision of a group of children in an after school camp setting for grades K-5th.  Responsible for developing and implementing daily lesson plans with provided curriculum in a safe, healthy, and fun atmosphere.

How to apply:  Applications can be obtained at any YMCA of East Tennessee or on our website at http://ymcaknoxville.org/ under employment.  Completed application and resume can be sent to Tonya Creed at tcreed@ymcaknoxville.org or mailed/dropped off it off at the Cansler YMCA, 616 Jessamine Street, Knoxville, TN 37917.

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Lifeguard

Location – Cansler Family Y

Position Type – Non-exempt

Start Date – Immediately:  Shifts are M-F, ALL SHIFTS

Pay – $8.00 – $9.00 per hour

Brief Description: The Lifeguard is responsible for maintaining safe swimming conditions in the pool, deck, and surrounding areas.  Lifeguard must be able to create a safe and positive atmosphere that promotes member safety and engagement in accordance with the Y’s policies and procedures.

Qualifications:

  • Must be 15 years old or older.
  • Must currently have the following courses; Red Cross or YMCA Lifeguarding Certification, CPR for the professional rescuer, AED/First Aid.  Other certifications may be required.
  • Able to pass background and drug screening.

To Apply or request more detailed job description please contact Sam McCahill at smccahill@ymcaknoxville.org   You may also download an application (below) and send or bring it to the Cansler Family Y, 616 Jessamine St, Knoxville, TN 37917.

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Aqua Aerobics Instructor

Location – West Side and Davis Y

Position Type – Part-time, non-exempt

Start Date – Tuesday and Thursdays from 8:30-9:30am at West Side and 11:00am-12:00noon at Davis.  Also need to be available to fill-in as needed.

Pay:  $15-$18 per class depending on experience and certifications

To Apply or request more detailed job description please contact Michelle Simpson at the West Side Y at 865-690-9622 or Steve Barnas at the Davis Y at 865-777-9622.

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The YMCA of East Tennessee is an equal opportunity employment employer.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions.  YMCA of East Tennessee is also an E-Verify Employer.