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.

Youth Basketball League Coordinators

Currently seeking two Youth Basketball Coordinators – one at our Lancaster City Center YMCA and one at our Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA. Must be available for all league games, Saturdays from 9:30 am-4:00 pm for the duration of the season: January 13 – March 3 .

Candidate will monitor games and support children in a goal-oriented curriculum consistent with policies, procedures and philosophies of the Lancaster Family YMCA. Must have a high school diploma (or equivalent) and experience in basketball, and working with families. CPR/AED/First Aid certifications required as well as all necessary clearances.

Interested candidates should download our Employment Application and return the completed form to our Welcome Desk or email completed application form to hrdirector@lancasterymca.org.


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


Early Learning Academy


Pre-K Counts Assistant Teacher


Assistant Group Supervisor


City Center YMCA


Red Cross Lifeguard Instructor

Aquatics Fitness Instructors


Lampeter-Strasburg YMCA


Child Care Provider

Aquatics Fitness Instructors

Swim Lesson Instructors


YMCA at New Holland


Associate Executive Director


Welcome Desk Associate

Child Care Provider

Floor Trainer/Personal Trainer

Aquatics Fitness Instructor

Swim Lesson Instructor