Program Coordinator (Dodge YMCA)

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Program Coordinator (Dodge YMCA)

  • New York City, Brooklyn
  • Location:
  • Dodge YMCA 225 Atlantic Avenue Brooklyn, New York, 11201 Google Maps

  • Region : New York City Brooklyn
  • Job Type : Paid
  • Status : Full Time
  • Length : Temporary
  • Number of Available Positions: 1
  • Specific Days Needed: Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Flexible
  • Area of Focus: Academic Support/Homework Help Arts (Visual, Music, Dance, Theater) Community Service/Service Learning Leadership/Mentoring Office/Adminstrative Support Sports/Recreation/Fitness
  • Job Description:

    Salary: $20.00 Hourly

    The YMCA of Greater New York is here for all New Yorkers — to empower youth, improve health, and strengthen community. Founded in 1852, today the Y serves a diverse population of more than half a million New Yorkers who learn, grow, and thrive through programs and services at our 24 branches. Community is the cornerstone of the Y. Together, we connect active, engaged New Yorkers to build stronger communities.

    To help fulfill our mission, we cultivate a culture of learning, leading, and collaboration to enhance community impact. Through our talented staff and “LEAP” career framework (Leadership, Empowerment, Accountability, Personal Growth), we are committed to a people-first approach that fosters trust, inclusion, growth, and development for all.

    The Dodge YMCA is seeking a Program Coordinator who, under the supervision of the Site Director, will be responsible for developing, implementing, delivering, supervising, and evaluating the Afterschool and Summer Programs at the Dodge YMCA. The Program Coordinator will focus on program quality and delivery of services as well as training and development of the staff including activity specialists and program aides.

    This role will be full-time in the summer and part-time during the school year. Summer hours are Monday through Friday, from 9:00 am to 6:00pm. Afterschool hours are Monday through Friday, from 1:00 pm to 6:00 pm.

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Ensure the health, safety, and well-being of participants in the program by providing appropriate supervision at all times.  
    • Maintain accurate program documentation (participant files, data entry, attendance, sign in/out forms, behavior reports, incident reports, and accident reports, as appropriate).
    • Support the Site Director and supervise Activity Specialists, Counselors, Advisors, and Volunteers in the implementation of the Afterschool and Summer Camp Programs.
    • Work cooperatively with professional staff, teachers, and other program and school staff.
    • Promote an inclusive, welcoming, and respectful environment that embraces the diversity of all participants.
    • Create and maintain a strength-based, youth-focused atmosphere that is consistent and sensitive to the needs of participants with learning, emotional, or behavioral differences.
    • Create marketing flyers for program awareness and enrollment, update bulletin boards and create a monthly newsletter.
    • Serve as a positive role model for participants.
    • Work with the Site Director to secure and maintain all equipment or supplies needed.
    • Understand and communicate the YMCA’s core values and the goals of the
    • Core Programs to participants and care givers.
    • Develop and maintain positive relationships with parents and guardians through regular communication about their child’s strengths and areas of growth.
    • Actively participate in training sessions, designated meetings, and special events.
    • Adhere to all Department of Health, YMCA of Greater New York, and funder standards, expectations, and regulations.


    The YMCA of Greater New York offers a variety of benefits to its staff members including retirement benefits, medical, paid time off, free YMCA membership, and more! Benefit eligibility is determined by an individual’s employment status (i.e., full-time or part-time), tenure and/or the number of hours scheduled to work. Click here for more information.

    How to Apply:
    If you would like to be a member of our dynamic team, please complete our online application and submit your résumé and a thoughtful cover letter that explains your interest in the role and our organization.

  • Required Skills/Experience:
    • High School diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
    • Minimum of two (2) years of hands-on experience working in youth programs.
    • General knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint required.
    • Knowledge of Access, Adobe PageMaker, and Photoshop preferred.
  • How to Apply:

Submit cover letter and resume to the attention of

  • To the Attention of : Hiring Manager
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