Careers – Make a Difference

We are currently seeking Qualified Applicants for the following positions:

  • Fitness instructors and Life Guards
    Please contact Elsie Jenkins @
    908-756-6060  ext.131.
  • Case Manager
    The case manager will work closely with all 30 participants in the Second Chance Employment Training program. This individual will be responsible for creating and maintaining participant files and schedules. Additionally, the case manager will work closely with the Second Chance staff in order to accommodate the needs of all participants in the program. The case manager will work closely with the Program Director, teachers, tutors, therapist, and other community agencies, so strong written and communication skills are needed. The ideal candidate will also have experience with mentoring and some counseling skills. Tasks require strong organization skills with participant progress notes and follow ups.
    Please contact India Hughes @ 908-756-6060 ext. 104.
  • Childcare Director
    The Plainfield Area YMCA is looking for an energetic, creative and organized leader to supervise our afterschool and summer day camp programs.  You will be responsible for all aspects of leading and managing our programs to ensure safety and fun for all participants in our program.
    Qualifications
    •    Bachelors Degree, preferably with child/education related major
    •    3 years experience in working with children strongly preferred
    •    Bilingual strongly preferred
    Essential Functions
    Supervision of staff, including counselors and bus drivers, providing afterschool childcare and summer day camp supervision and Building relationships with parents and guardians.
    Required Certifications
    Childcare Directors Credential strongly preferred
    Salary$30,000.00 – $32,000.00
    Please contact Fred Wasiak, Associate Executive Director  @
    908-756-6060, xt 102 or fwasiak@plainfieldymca.org

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