Castle Hill YMCA -Bronx

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Castle Hill YMCA -Bronx

Contact Information:
Castle Hill YMCA Bronx 2 Castle Hill Ave Bronx New York 10473
    New York City Bronx
Age Groups:
    Elementary – 5-11 years

Who are we looking to hire?

We are looking for people who enjoy working with youth. People who are creative, have a passion about teaching youth new skills, are enthusiastic and model our four core values: Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.

What’s in it for you?
Aside from being a part of a greater movement and actively playing a role in developing our next generation, the Y offers so much more:

  • Build your resume with marketable skills that include teamwork, creativity, communication and leadership.
  • Work for an organization that consistently raises the bar and always looks towards being innovative – did you know the Y invented basketball?
  • Have fun – while this is a serious job and safety is our number one priority, we conduct our days with all things fun.
  • Take advantage of discount offers to Broadway plays, movie theaters, sporting events, comedy clubs and other special events throughout New York City, via our “Plum Benefits” program.
  • Get a free gym membership. Our part-time staff receives a family city wide YMCA membership for the time of their employment.
  • Regularly scheduled part-time employees are eligible to enroll in benefits, including: medical insurance, 403(b) retirement savings, and many more.
  • A day in the life of an Afterschool Senior Counselor
    The Afterschool Senior Counselor plays a critical role in the successful operation of the Afterschool program. The Afterschool Senior Counselor is responsible for providing a safe and positive environment for school age children and provide opportunities for learning, interaction and academic/personal growth. Afterschool Counselors plan and implement meaningful activities, lesson plans and special events that are structured, age-appropriate, fun, exciting, challenging, and values based in the areas of arts, STEM, character development, literacy, creative expression, community service, physical fitness and/or nutrition. The incumbent will also promote an inclusive, welcoming, and respectful environment that embraces the diversity of all staff and participants, and promotes a positive spirit.


  • High school diploma or equivalent required; college credits preferred.
  • Minimum of two years of experience working with youth under the age of 13 in a group setting.
  • General knowledge of MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • ​Knowledge of Access, Adobe PageMaker and Photoshop preferred.

Key dates
The afterschool season begins on September 19, 2022 and ends on June 16, 2023. Y Afterschool programs operate from 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm, Monday – Friday and during public school breaks.

How to apply?

We offer an exciting and innovative work environment with a culture committed to serving all members of our community.  As a leading not-for-profit, community service organization, our Association relies heavily on fundraising to support the wide range of programs we proudly provide the communities we serve.  Our expectation is that all staff promotes participation of their branch fundraising efforts in some capacity.

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.

If you are a current YMCA employee, please submit your application through the Internal Career Site in Cornerstone.

** New Requirement**

All potential YMCA of Greater New York employees are required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination. Please use the “Additional Attachment” section on the online application to upload your proof of COVID-19 vaccination.

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