Y EMPLOYMENT APPLICATION: OCYMCA Application

MYSTIC DAY CAMP

Junior Counselor
Will supervise and care for the safety and well-being of each camper assigned to them.  They will lead and instruct campers in all recreational camp activities as necessary and consistent with Camp goals and policies.  Must be at least 16 years of age and have experience working with children.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Senior Counselor
Will supervise and care for the safety and well-being of each camper assigned to them.  They will lead and instruct campers in all recreational camp activities as necessary and consistent with Camp goals and policies.  Must be at least 18 years of age and have experience working with children.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Science and Nature Specialist
Requires experience with nature and marine life.  Responsible for planning and implementing a camp nature program that will revolve around our beach setting and teach skills in an engaging manner.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Land Sports and Games Specialist
Responsible for instructing various programs including archery, sports and field games.  Must be 21 years of age or older.  Requires experience in Archery.  Archery instruction certification provided by the YMCA.  Must have an adventuresome spirit and the desire to teach skills in archery.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Sailing Specialist
Responsible for set up and break down of sailboats everyday, with help of the boating specialist.  Must be 21 years of age or older.  Must have 1 to 3 years experience in YMCA and/or Camp aquatic activities.  Must hold current certifications in Safe Boating, CPR, AED, First Aid and Waterfront Lifeguarding.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Waterfront Specialist
Responsible for training, supervising and evaluating staff assigned to the waterfront area.  Will maintain up to date rules for safety, emergency procedures, training methods and daily maintenance routines.  Must possess supervisory skills and be a competent leader.  Must be 21 years of age or older.  Must hold current certification in CPR, AED, First Aid and Waterfront Lifeguarding.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Arts & Crafts Specialist
Under the direction of the Camp Director, the Arts & Crafts Specialist will plan and implement a camp craft program that combines an appreciation for the outdoor environment with the goals and objectives of the YMCA.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Boating Instructor
Will assist, as necessary, in the implementation of boating instruction and Lifeguarding.  Must have 1 to 3 years experience in YMCA and/or Camp aquatic activities.  Must hold current certifications in Safe Boating, CPR, AED, First Aid and Waterfront Lifeguarding.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Extended Care Staff
Greet parents, sign in campers and entertain campers during the before care hours.  Must be at least 18 years of age and have experience working with children.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Specialty Camp Instructor
Will supervise and care for the safety and well-being of each camper assigned to them.  They will lead and instruct campers in activity specific skill development and lead campers in a camp setting.  This program will be consistent with camp goals and policies.  Must have personal experience with one of our specialty camp programs (watersports, arts, sports, or marine science).  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Bus Monitor
Will supervise and care for the safety and well-being of each camper assigned to their bus.  Must be at least 16 years of age and have experience working with children.  CPR, AED, First Aid required; American Red Cross or equivalent.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Waterfront Lifeguard
Will assist specialists in the daily set up and tear down of the waterfront area and will lifeguard campers and public from the beach, elevated lifeguard stand, kayaks and rescue boards depending on the conditions.  Must have 1 to 3 years experience in YMCA and/or Camp aquatic activities.  Must hold current certifications in CPR, AED, First Aid and Waterfront Lifeguarding.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Healthcare Director and Registrar
Responsible for camp first aid and health care in accordance with the State of CT licensing and American Camp Association standards.  Also responsible for assisting with camp registration and healthcare paperwork.  Requires current First Aid, CPR, AED, O2 certification, Medication Administration certification and Epi Pen Administration training.  Must be 21 years of age or older.  Must have experience working with children ages 4-15.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Counselor in Training Specialist
Responsible for oversight and implementation of Counselor in Training program curriculum.  Must be 21 years of age or older.  Must have experience working with children ages 14-15.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Pool Specialist
Responsible for training, supervising and evaluating staff assigned to swimming lessons.  Will maintain up to date rules for safety, emergency procedures, training methods and daily maintenance routines.  Must be 21 years of age or older.  Must possess supervisory skills and be a competent leader.  Must hold current certification in CPR, AED, First Aid and Lifeguarding.  Temporary summer position, contact Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

ARCADIA BRANCH

Maintenance Staff
Individual will perform general custodial and maintenance duties at the Arcadia facility including cleaning and housekeeping.  Part time, contact Karen Allen with resume kallen@oceancommunityymca.org

Child Watch Staff
Responsible for childcare service including creating a safe and supportive learning environment and supervising children during play under the supervision of the Branch Director.  Must be at least 16 years of age and have at least one year of experience working with children.  CPR/AED/First Aid required.  Part Time, Arcadia, Karen Allen kallen@oceancommunityymca.org

Teen Staff
Teen staff needed to interact with and get to know teens.  Prepare, plan and supervise activities for youth and teens in the Teen Center.  Must be at least 18 years of age and have experience working with school age children. Part Time, Arcadia, Karen Allen kallen@oceancommunityymca.org

Enrichment Instructor
Must possess positive attitude and be comfortable working with a variety of ages.  Must be creative, patient and engaging with children, skilled at providing instruction in crafts and games.
Part Time, Arcadia, Karen Allen kallen@oceancommunityymca.org

School’s Out Site Director
Responsible for planning, developing and implementing classroom activities.  Must be at least 21 and possess a minimum of an Associate’s degree.
Part Time, Arcadia, Karen Allen kallen@oceancommunityymca.org

School’s Out Teacher Assistant
Assists Site Director in planning, preparing, implementing and supervising all activities.  Must be at least 18 and have 1 year working experience with children.
Part Time, Arcadia, Karen Allen kallen@oceancommunityymca.org

Welcome Center Staff
Must greet and interact with members and guests in an harmonious manner.  Must answer phone and handle monetary transactions accurately, have computer skills and be able to multi-task. Must be available to work am opening hours at the Branch.  CPR/AED/First Aid & Emergency Oxygen certifications required.  Part Time, Arcadia, Karen Allen kallen@oceancommunityymca.org

Wellness Staff
Responsible for educating members on the proper use of equipment and exercise techniques, maintaining a safe and clean environment as well as explaining the rules of the facility.  Candidates should have experience in the health and fitness field.
Part-time, Arcadia, Karen Allen kallen@oceancommunityymca.org

MYSTIC BRANCH

Business Associate
Under the supervision of the Marketing & Membership Director, the Business Associate is responsible for performing a high level of duties requiring administrative support, initiative and efficiency.  Some of these duties include processing memberships, returns, financial aid applications, etc…  The Business Associate must interact with members in a harmonious manner.  A complete knowledge and understanding of the YMCA mission, programs, services and operations is essential.  Must maintain current CPR, AED, First Aid, and Emergency Oxygen Administration certifications.  Full Time, Mystic, Jennell Westervelt jwestervelt@oceancommunityymca.org

Maintenance Staff
Responsible for general facility custodial and maintenance duties including cleaning women’s locker room.
Part Time, Mystic, John Sutcliffe  jsutcliffe@oceancommunityymca.org

Gym Supervisor
Under the direction of the Youth and Camp Director, the gym supervisor is in charge of overseeing the activities in the gym including but not limited to open gym, basketball, gymnastics.  Must be well-spoken and display self-confidence and a professional attitude.  Hours needed include Tuesday and Thursdays 7:00-9:00pm, and Saturdays and Sundays 2:00-5:00pm.  Part Time, Mystic, Britney Bruno bbruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Wellness Staff
Responsible for educating members on the proper use of equipment and exercise techniques, maintaining a safe and clean environment as well as explaining the rules of the facility.  Candidates should have experience in the health and fitness filed. Part Time, Mystic, Tanner Evak tevak@oceancommunityymca.org

Building Supervisor
Responsible for top quality member service and responsibility for the security of the building.  When necessary, may be offered the opportunity to work as a Welcome Center staff member. CPR/AED/First Aid and Emergency Oxygen certifications required.  Part Time, Mystic, Graham Connolly gconnolly@oceancommunityymca.org

Cardiac Rehab Nurse
Responsible for providing a safe environment for our cardiac rehab members.  Must have successfully completed the AHA BLS or ACLS course and also be currently certified in CPR/AED/First Aid/ Emergency Oxygen Administration. Monday, Wednesday or Friday morning 7:00 am-8:45 am
Mystic, Tanner Evak tevak@oceancommunityymca.org

Child Watch Staff
Responsible for childcare service including creating a safe and supportive learning environment and supervising children during play under the supervision of the Family Enrichment Director.  Must be at least 16 years of age and have at least one year of experience working with children.  CPR/AED/First Aid required.  Part Time, Mystic, Britney Bruno BBruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Enrichment Instructor
Must have experience working with children 5-13 years of age leading activities such as enrichment, crafts and physical education.  Part time Monday-Friday 8:00-9:30 am & 3:00-4:15 pm
Mystic, Britney Bruno BBruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Group Exercise Instructors
Group Exercise Instructors certified in various areas including Pilates, Yoga, Group Exercise, Spinning, Zumba, TRX-Suspension Training, Personal Training and Senior Wellness. Staff must have relevant certifications to teach their class.
Part Time Variable Hours, Mystic, Tanner Evak tevak@oceancommunityymca.org

Gymnastic Instructors
Assist with the set-up and breakdown of equipment as well as the implementation of the planned curriculum.  Individual must possess a working knowledge of gymnastic skills and spotting techniques.  Must be reliable, flexible and have excellent communication and organizational skills.  Part-time Wednesday and Saturday mornings
Mystic, Britney Bruno BBruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Lifeguards
Under the direct supervision of the Aquatic Coordinator, the Lifeguard will work on-deck for open swim, laps and Aquatic programs while instructor is teaching.  AED, CPR, First Aid, Lifeguarding, Emergency Oxygen certs required.  Will also be responsible for water front guarding to include guarding camp children, guarding and instructing boating/canoeing and sculling.  Part Time, various days and shifts.  Mystic, Tanner Evak tevak@oceancommunityymca.org

Swim Instructors
Under the direct supervision of the Aquatic Director, the Lifeguard will work on-deck for Aquatic programs while instructor is teaching.  Needs AED, CPR, First Aid, Lifeguarding, Emergency Oxygen.  Instructor teaching in water for programs, needs CPR, First Aid, and AED.  Training can be done by Director if needed. Part Time, various days and shifts. Mystic, Tanner Evak tevak@oceancommunityymca.org

Personal Trainers
Will provide a training plan for each personal training client to help each person meet their fitness goals.  Personal training Certification a must and previous personal training experience desired.
Part-Time, Mystic, Tanner Evak tevak@oceancommunityymca.org

SPINNING® Instructor
Will provide members with exciting, safe & productive SPIN®classes. Classes are varied in scope.  High School diploma and previous experience as a SPINNING® Instructor or in a Group Exercise setting with relevant certification to teach the appropriate class.  Part Time, Mystic, Tanner Evak tevak@oceancommunityymca.org

Sports Instructors
Sports Instructors to instruct various sports and games for youth, including but not limited to: volleyball, soccer, t-ball, football, floor hockey, and basketball.
Part Time  Mrning Hours and Weekends, Mystic, Britney Bruno BBruno@oceancommunityymca.org

Swim Instructors
Provides members with safe and productive swim classes.  Follows protocols determined by the YMCA and Aquatics Coordinator. WSI, YMCA or equivalent certification recommended.  Must have CPR/AED/First Aid certifications.  Year Round, Part time, various days and shifts
Mystic, Tanner Evak tevak@oceancommunityymca.org

Water Exercise Instructors
Responsible for the organization, delivery and quality of YMCA water exercise programs.  Previous related work experience is required.  Must have relevant certification to teach the appropriate class.  CPR/AED/First Aid required.  Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays; various times
Mystic, Tanner Evak tevak@oceancommunityymca.org

Welcome Center Staff
Must greet and interact with members in an harmonious manner.  Must answer the phone and handle monetary transactions accurately.  Must have computer skills and be able to multitask. May be offered the opportunity to work as a building supervisor when needed.  Part Time, Mystic, Graham Connolly gconnolly@oceancommunityymca.org

 

WESTERLY-PAWCATUCK BRANCH

Reach & Rise Group Mentoring Coordinator
Under the supervision of the Reach & Rise Director, the Group Mentoring Coordinator is responsible for the oversight and implementation of the YMCA’s National Reach & Rise Group Mentoring program.  The Coordinator will ensure uniformity of trainings, curriculum, data collection, outcome objectives, and ongoing clinical support.  This position requires experience working with the target population plus a master’s degree in social work or counseling or currenly in a master’s program.  Part time, Westerly, Jennell Westervelt jwestervelt@oceancommunityymca.org

Maintenance Staff
Individual will perform general facility custodial and maintenance duties at the Westerly-Pawcatuck facility including repair, maintenance, cleaning and housekeeping.  Ability to work independently while following prescribed duties.  Daytime, evening and weekend shifts available.  Part Time year round, Westerly, Steve Zeuli szeuli@oceancommunityymca.org

Rink Director
Under the supervision of the Vice President of Operations this position has primary responsibility for the leadership and administration of the budget, management plan, programs and services of the rink.  Duties include planning, promoting and administering programs of physical education and recreation, staff development, new program development, marketing, staff supervision and continuous operations improvement.  Full Time, Westerly, Jennell Westervelt jwestervelt@oceancommunityymca.org

Group Exercise Instructors – Silver Sneakers Class
Under the supervision of the Health & Wellness Director this will be an instructor for the boomers and above.  Teaching exercise to the aging population.  Candidates need to be certified in CPR and a Healthways-approved fitness credential, which include a current professional health or fitness license, or nationally recognized fitness instructor/trainer certification.  Also need to complete training workshop specific to the class format being offered.  Part Time, Westerly, Patrick Hanley phanley@oceancommunityymca.org

Child Watch Staff
Responsible for childcare service including creating a safe and supportive learning environment and supervising children during play.  Must be at least 16 years of age with at least one year of experience working with children.  CPR/AED/First Aid required.  Part Time, Westerly Mary Ann Barker mbarker@oceancommunityymca.org

Water Exercise Instructors
Responsible for the organization, delivery and quality of YMCA water exercise programs.  Previous related work experience is required.  Must have relevant certification to teach the appropriate class.  CPR/AED/First Aid required.
Part Time  Various Hours & Shifts, Westerly, Kelly Mahoney  KMahoney@oceancommunityymca.org

Welcome Center Staff
Must greet and interact with members and guests in an harmonious manner.  Must answer phone and handle monetary transactions accurately, have computer skills and be able to multi-task.  CPR/AED/First Aid and Emergency Oxygen certifications required.
Part Time, Westerly, Kristen Carlson kcarlson@oceancommunityymca.org

Gymnastics Team Head Coach
This position will help organize and direct gymnastics activities so as to generate interest and appreciation for gymnastics as a sport.  Also responsible for ensuring the children’s social, physical, emotional, and mental development in our program.  Must possess a working knowledge of gymnastics skills and spotting techniques for beginners, intermediate and advanced levels of competition.  USGA Safety Certification is required within 6 months of employment.  CPR/AED/First Aid required.  Part-time, Westerly Josh Posey jposey@oceancommunityymca.org

Enrichment Instructor
Responsible for planning, developing and implementing youth enrichment classes.  Must effectively carry out weekly lesson plans that will meet the needs and interests of the children as well as be age appropriate.  The instructor must be outgoing and creative.  Part Time weekdays 2-4 hours per week with weekend hours as needed, Westerly, Danita Ballantyne dballantyne@oceancommunityymca.org

Gymnastics Instructor
The Gymnastics Instructor will carry out the weekly gymnastics plan developed by the Gymnastics Coach.  This individual will assist the Head Coach with set up and break down of equipment as well as implementation of the planned curriculum.  The Instructor must possess a working knowledge of gymnastic skills and spotting techniques.  Must be reliable, flexible, and have excellent communication and organizational skills.  Part Time Tuesday evenings & Saturday mornings & afternoons, Westerly, Josh Posey jposey@oceancommunityymca.org

Group Exercise Instructors
Group Exercise Instructors certified in various areas including Pilates, Yoga, Group Exercise, Spinning, Zumba, TRX-Suspension Training, Personal Training and Senior Wellness.
Part Time Variable Hours, Westerly, Patrick Hanley phanley@oceancommunityymca.org

Lifeguards
Under the direct supervision of the Aquatic Director, the Lifeguard will work on-deck for open swim, laps, and Aquatic programs.  AED, CPR, First Aid, Lifeguarding, Emergency Oxygen certs needed. Part time, various days and shifts, Westerly, Kelly Mahoney  KMahoney@oceancommunityymca.org

Personal Trainers
Responsible for educating members on proper exercise techniques through one on one, small group orientations and personal trainings.  Must have a Personal Trainer certification.
Part Time, Westerly, Patrick Hanley phanley@oceancommunityymca.org

Scorekeeper
Must maintain accurate scoring stats for each game or contest.  Individual must possess an understanding of the league rules and scoring equipment.
Wed-Fri: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm; Sat-Sun: 10 am – 2:00 pm, Westerly, Josh Posey jposey@oceancommunityymca.org

SPINNING® Instructor
Will provide members with exciting, safe & productive SPIN® classes. Classes are varied in scope.  High School diploma and previous experience as a SPINNING® Instructor or in a Group Exercise setting with relevant certification to teach the appropriate class.  Part Time, Westerly, Patrick Hanley phanley@oceancommunityymca.org

Sports Instructors
Responsible for instructing various sports including, but not limited to, soccer, t-ball and basketball to youth.  Part time morning hours and weekends, Westerly, Josh Posey jposey@oceancommunityymca.org

Sports Officials
Ability to officiate and control the game or contest.  Must be well-spoken and display self-confidence and a professional attitude.  Must possess knowledge of the game and strategy of sports.
Wed-Fri: 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm; Sat-Sun: 10 am – 2:00 pm, Westerly, Josh Posey jposey@oceancommunityymca.org

Swim Instructors
Provides members with safe and productive swim classes.  Follows protocols determined by the YMCA and Aquatics Director.  Must have CPR/AED/First Aid certifications.
Part time, various days and shifts, Westerly, Kelly Mahoney  KMahoney@oceancommunityymca.org

Teen Staff
Teen staff needed to interact with and get to know teens.  Prepare, plan and supervise activities for youth and teens in the Teen Center.  Must be at least 18 years of age and have experience working with school age children. Part Time, various days and shifts. Westerly, Josh Posey jposey@oceancommunityymca.org

Wellness Staff
Responsible for educating members on the proper use of equipment and exercise techniques, maintaining a safe and clean environment as well as explaining the rules of the facility.  Candidates should have experience in the health and fitness field.
Part-time, Westerly, Patrick Hanley phanley@oceancommunityymca.org

 

Applicants may directly contact the directors listed OR may obtain applications at
Westerly-Pawcatuck Branch: 95 High Street, Westerly, RI
Arcadia Branch: 1190 Main Street, Wyoming, RI
Mystic Branch: 1 Harry Austin Drive, Mystic, CT

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