Employment Opportunities

Learn, Grow and Thrive with a Career at the Y

Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Y, you’ll discover more than a job, you’ll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you. In more than 10,000 communities nationwide, our staff members – of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences – enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving the nation’s health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors. In addition, all YMCA employees receive a free membership.

Current position openings are listed below. Interested candidates are welcome to apply through any of the following means:

Current Lancaster Family YMCA employees: in lieu of completing an Employment Application, please submit a job posting form and current resume to Human Resources to apply for a posted open position.

YMCA Association

We are currently hiring for these positions at all three Lancaster Family YMCA branches. When applying, please be specific as to the position and branch you are applying for (City Center YMCA, Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA, YMCA at New Holland, or any combination of the three).



Group Exercise Instructors

Sports Instructors


Child Care Center


Assistant Group Supervisor


City Center YMCA


Facilities Director


Child Watch Associate

Assistant Group Supervisor (AGS) for SACC (School Age Child Care)

Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor

Aquatics Fitness Instructors


Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA


Aquatics Fitness Instructors

Swim Lesson Instructors


YMCA at New Holland


Weekend Custodian

Child Watch Associate

Aquatics Fitness Instructor

Swim Lesson Instructor