More Than a Gym. More Than a Job.



When you work for the Berwick Area YMCA, you work for more than a gym. You strengthen family connections. You help build new skills, experiences and confidence at summer camp. You help teach saftey in and around the water. You provide endless possibilities for people with chronic diseases. You help children make friends & have fun in afterschool programs. You help children learn & grow with friends in childcare programs. You help ensure all members of our community can experience the Y through a membership.

Choose a career that offers significant work in an enriching, supportive environment. Become a part of an international organization with job flexibility and opportunities for growth. With more than 150 years of experience, we know that the mission is achieved one person at a time—carried out in the hearts and hands of each caring and competent employee. 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. Our staff members (16 years old+) are from diverse back­grounds and life experiences. They enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving adults and families’ health and well-being, and providing support to our neighbors. Locally, most paid positions at the Y are seasonal or part-time. See current job openings below.

Types of positions when available:

  • Membership – Membership Staff, Member Babysitting Staff, Evening and Weekend Relationship Manager, etc.
  • Preschool & Child Care – Program Site Leaders, Preschool Teacher, Child Care Assistant, ect.
  • Before and After School Programs – Site Lead Teacher, Teacher Assistants, Counselors, ect.
  • Day Camp & Summer Camp – Day Camp Counselors, Before & After Camp Staff, ect.
  • Aquatics – Swim Instructor, Lifeguard, Water Fitness Instructor, etc.
  • Fitness – Group Exercise Instructor, Health Coach, Personal Trainer, Fitness Center Attendant.

If you would like to apply to a current job opening then print, complete and submit an Employment Application, and notify the department to which you are applying via email. 

All applicants must successfully pass a background check after an initial interview or conditional offer of employment. We follow the Pennsylvania Department of Education guidelines for allowable infractions.

You provide a healthy mind, body and spirit for all in our community. 


 Positions Available: 


Contact Hattie Ramsey

Early Childhood Coordinator

Group Supervisor Requirements:

-Associate’s Degree

-2 years childcare experience

-2 Letters of Reference


Assistant Teacher Requirements:

-At least 18 yrs of age

-High School Diploma

-2 Letters of Reference


Before and After the Bell

Summer Day Camp

Alyssa Meyers-Sanonu

Innovations Director




Contact Rebecca Thomas

Member Relations Supervisor