Employment Opportunities


Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in our 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—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 our community’s health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.


At the Y, character counts! Our values—caring, honesty, respect and responsibility— shape our culture. You will become part of a culture where your colleagues will quickly become your friends.


  • Flexible work schedule
  • Free YMCA membership
  • Discount off Program and Childcare fees


The New Castle Community YMCA is looking for friendly, dedicated, compassionate and organized individuals to fill the following position(s):

We are currently looking for lifeguards and swim instructors to join our team. Candidates must be at least 16 years old and have their lifeguard and first aid certification. For those interested in becoming certified, we will have a Lifeguarding Course in September. Must be available to work evenings and weekends, including Sunday mornings. Current shifts available include Monday, Wednesday, Friday 6 a.m. - 12 p.m., Tuesdays 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and 1:45 - 3:00 p.m., Wednesdays 6:00 - 8:00 p.m., Friday 1:00 - 3:00 p.m., 5:00 - 7:00 p.m., and Saturday 3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Lifeguards will have an opportunity to be trained as a YMCA swim instructor. 
To apply, please submit resumes to Brittany via email or stop by the downtown branch to complete an application.
Lifeguard Training Available: If you're interested in becoming a lifeguard but need your certification (or re-certification), we're offering a Lifeguard Training Course in September. If you successfully complete this training and become employed with us, we will reimburse your training costs after 90-days of satisfactory employment.

We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and friendly individual who enjoys working with kids to work in the Drop-In Child Watch Center at the Downtown branch. Shifts would include Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays 4 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. and some Saturdays 8 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. Download the full job description.
To apply, please submit resumes to Michelle via email or stop by the downtown branch to complete an application.

Currently seeking  a friendly and caring assistant teacher/aide to work part-time with children in our 4 Star Child Development Center. The ideal candidate will have experience working with children, ages 12 months through 5 years of age. Morning or afternoon shifts are available. Benefits include a flexible schedule, free YMCA membership and discounted program and child care fees. Must have child abuse clearances.
Please submit resumes to Anglea via email or call 724-658-4766 ext. 23.

Got a passion you love to share? The Y is always looking for qualified, enthusiastic instructors to lead our programs. Read more here.

Qualified Internships
College students: give your education a real world boost with a hands-on internship at the Y. A variety of positions are available for the 2016-2017 school year. Learn more.

Equal Opportunity Employer

The Y provides equal opportunity in employment to all staff members and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, sexual orientation, status with regard to public assistance, membership or activity in a local commission, disability, age or other legally protected status. Equal employment opportunity applies to all facets of employment, pre-employment and the terms and conditions of employment, as well as discharge from employment.

The Y operates in accordance with all applicable Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action laws, directives and regulations of federal, state and local governing bodies or Agencies.