Employment

All employment opportunities with the Darien YMCA will be posted here. Please indicate the position for which you are applying and send Cover Letter, Resume and Application to:

Darien YMCA
2420 Post Road
Darien, CT 06820

Note that if other instructions are provided in job posting, please follow those instructions.

The Darien YMCA is an equal opportunity employer.

To download application for employment please click here.  (Summer Camp Staff have a separate application.  See below)

Current Employment Opportunities

Personal Trainer

Early mornings, evenings, and weekends.
The Darien Y is looking for certified Personal Trainers who will be able to maximize the health and wellness of both members and non-members. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: building a client base; marketing programs and services; and maintaining the highest quality of customer service. A nationally recognized personal training certification is required (NSCA, ACSM, ACE, and AFFA are preferred). Must have current CPR, First Aid, and AED certifications, or they must be obtained by the organization within 60 days of hire.
Contact:
Gene DeNota, Training & Exercise Director at (203) 655-8228 ext. 1359
Email: gdenota@darien-ymca.org

Lifeguard Position

Early morning (5-9am), midday (12noon-3pm), afternoon (3-6pm), or evening (6-9:45pm).
The Darien YMCA is willing to certify strong swimmers commited to aquatic safety.
Contact:
Jim Matthews at (203) 273-7237
Email:  yaquatics@darien-ymca.org or
Amy D’Andrea at (203) 559-1734
Email: dandreaa@darien-ymca.org

Click here to download the employment application.

Swim Instructor

Morning (9:30-11am), early afternoon (1-2:30pm), late afternoon (3:30-5:45pm), as well as Saturday morning (9am-1pm).
Prior experience preferred, but will train person(s) with camping, youth sports, or babysitting background, who are able to work effectively with preschool and school-age children.
Contact:
Jim Matthews at (203) 273-7237
Email:  yaquatics@darien-ymca.org or
Amy D’Andrea at (203) 559-1734
Email: dandreaa@darien-ymca.org

Click here to download the employment application.

SUMMER CAMP 2017 POSITIONS

Thank you for your interest in applying for a Summer Camp Counselor Position.  All employees must be at least 16 by June 19, 2017.   We will begin interviewing new staff in March.  You will be contacted to set up an interview if you are eligible for a position.  Camp runs from June 19 – August 11.  We prefer staff to work the entire 8 weeks.

Click on the positions below to view each job description.

Assistant Camp Counselor

Head Counselor

Arts and Crafts Specialist

Support Staff for children with special needs

Dance/ Music Specialist

Director of First Aid (this could be a part time position)

Click Here to download our Summer Camp Job Application