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CURRENT OPENINGS 

cooking instructor

Teaching basic cooking classes to children ages 3-12 in a safe learning environment, the ideal candidate must be at least 18 years of age with a HS diploma or equivalent, prior cooking knowledge and experience teaching children. Interested candidates should submit a resume to:  recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


s.t.e.m. instructor

Teaching basic STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) classes to children ages 3-12 in a safe learning environment, the ideal candidate must be at least 16 years old with prior experience working with children and a demonstrated understanding of various topics in S.T.E.M. Interested candidates should submit a resume to:  recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


SUBSTITUTE ZUMBA INSTRUCTOR

We’re seeking an energetic instructor to fill in to teach Zumba group classes as needed. Ideal candidate will build effective relationships with members, keep accurate class attendance records and attend instructor trainings as needed. Must be 18 years of age with a HS Diploma or equivalent. CPR/AED and Zumba certifications required. Interested candidate should send resume to:  recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


youth sports instructor

Teaching a variety of sports classes to children ages 3-12 in a safe environment, which will include running drills & playing fun games, the ideal candidate must be at least 16 years old with a sports background and prior experience working with children. Interested candidates should send a resume to: recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


PARTY HOST

As one of our Party Hosts, you’ll be in charge in running one of our themed birthday parties. In this fun role, you’ll set up the parties, run activities, help serve food and then help clean up afterwards. Parties run on Saturdays and Sundays for 3 hours in the afternoon. Must be at least 18 years of age with a HS diploma or equivalent. Salary is $8.44/hr. If interested, please email your resume to: recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


KIDS NIGHT OUT STAFF

One Friday night per month, from 6pm-10pm, the Ridgewood YMCA hosts a Kids Night Out, which gives parents the opportunity to enjoy an evening out while we entertain the kids! You’ll help host activities and supervise children ages 6-10. Must be at least 18 years of age with a HS diploma or equivalent and some prior experience working with children. Salary is $8.44/hr. If interested, please email your resume to: recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


TENNIS INSTRUCTOR

Do you want to share your skills with the future tennis stars of tomorrow? We're seeking an instructor to teach on Monday afternoons. Must enjoy working with children and able to sub for some Saturday morning classes. Must be at least 18 years of age with a HS diploma or equivalent and some prior tennis experience. Salary is $15/hr. If interested, please email your resume to: recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


VACATION CAMP COUNSELORS

Love working with kids? Then consider working with us at our 2017 Vacation Day Camp. We’re seeking caring individuals to work 9am-5pm when children in grades K-8 are off from school during public school breaks. You’ll help children enjoy daily recreational and educational activities such as swimming, arts & crafts, and fun theme days! Must be at least 16 years of age. Salary is $8.44/hr. Please send resume to:  recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


AQUA EXERCISE INSTRUCTORS

We're seeking upbeat, motivated individuals to teach aqua exercise. Must be at least 18 years of age. CPR/AED Certification required; Aqua Exercise Certification preferred, but will train; and Group Exercise Certification a plus.  Please email your resume to: recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


LIFEGUARDS

Immediate opening for mornings and afternoons. Must have current CPR/AED/First Aid/Lifeguarding certification. Must be at least 16 years of age, but will consider a mature 15 year old with proper certifications. Competitive salary. Please email your resume to: recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


SWIM INSTRUCTORS

Immediate opening for weekday mornings and afternoons. Must be at least 16 years of age with strong swimming skills and prior experience. Competitive salary. Please email your resume to: recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


DELAY THE DISEASE INSTRUCTOR

We're seeking a qualified and experienced exercise instructor to plan and teach our Delay the Disease classes. Immediate start. CPR/AED certification, Primary Group Fitness certification through a national organization (AFAA, ACE, NASM, etc.) and Delay the Disease Certification required. College degree preferred. Please send your resume to: recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.


GROUP FITNESS INSTRUCTORS

We're seeking energetic Group Fitness instructors to serve our members in group classes such as Pilates, and Zumba.  Current Group Exercise and CPR/AED Certification required; Personal Training or Strength Training Certification a plus. Must be at least 18 years of age. Various hours.  If interested, please email your resume to: recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.

We are an equal opportunity employer for youth development, health living and social responsibility.


Property/Maintenance Director – Camp Bernie (Port Murray, NJ)

In this full time position, the ideal candidate will ensure a clean, safe and friendly environment by overseeing the maintenance repairs and security of the buildings and grounds of our 285 acre year-round camp. HS Diploma or equivalent required; college preferred. Previous experience in electrical, plumbing, carpentry, power tools and landscaping along with prior experience supervising staff preferred. Salary commensurate with experience. For consideration, please submit a resume including salary requirements to:  Recruitment@ridgewoodymca.org.

 

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