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 should download our Employment Application and email the completed form to hrdirector@lancasterymca.org or return the form to any Lancaster Family YMCA Welcome Desk.  

Current Lancaster Family YMCA employees: in lieu of completing an Employment Application, please contact Human Resources to submit a job posting form 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 – General

Group Exercise Instructors – Body Pump

Group Exercise Instructors – Zumba

Group Exercise Instructors – HIIT

Group Exercise Instructors – Yoga


YMCA Association Summer Day Camp

We are currently hiring for the following camp positions at all 3 Branches.  Qualified candidates for Summer Day Camp Aide, Assistant Group Supervisor (AGS) and Group Supervisor (GS) will be required to begin work the week of 6/1/15 through 8/21/15 and hours will vary from 7 AM until 6 PM.  When applying, be specific as to the position and branch you are applying for (City Center YMCA, Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA or YMCA at New Holland).


Assistant Group Supervisor (AGS)

Group Supervisor (GS)


YMCA Camp Shand

Please click here for more information about summer employment and year-round volunteer opportunities at YMCA Camp Shand.


Child Care Center


Group Supervisor

Pre-Kindergarten Lead Teacher

Pre-Kindergarten Camp Teacher (Seasonal)


Assistant Group Supervisor


City Center YMCA


Child Care Provider

Group Exercise Instructors

Lifeguards – Outdoor Pool

Concessions Associate – Outdoor Pool


Swim Lesson Instructors


YMCA at New Holland


Welcome Desk Associate

Child Care Provider

Personal Trainer

Water Aerobics Instructor  


Swim Lesson Instructor

Group Exercise Instructors