The Woodson YMCA offers you the opportunity to find meaningful work that offers rich rewards; build a better future for yourself and for kids, families and your community; work with people who thrive in a values-based environment of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility; and make a difference in the lives of those around you. If you are interested in working or volunteering for our organization, read below for our current job openings. Interested applicants may complete our Employment Application and return to our Member Service Center.
Senior Camp Counselor: Our programs are filled with fun, progressive activities that build confidence, and self-esteem for counselors and campers alike. Based out of two day camp sites, activities such as boating, archery, fishing, BB guns, crafts, and music, as well as special camp traditions, songs, and unique activities fill each day! Camp Sturtevant features beautiful lodges, nature trails, woodlands, and is located minutes from downtown Wausau along the scenic Eau Claire River. The Aspirus Day Camp site offers a Day Camp Pavilion, playing fields, activity areas, walking trails, and our Ranch Camp facilities.
TYPICAL WORK SCHEDULE: Summer Camp runs Monday through Friday most weeks. Counselors for our Day Camp and Ranch Camp programs arrive around 7:15 am and are finished by 5:30 pm each day. View job duties/application
Junior Camp Counselor (Ages 14- 17): Willing to commit to at least 5 weeks of summer camp. Staff assist with boating, crafts, target sports, horses, and other activities in addition to aiding senior counselors, leading activity areas, and other duties as camp director sees fit. Please note that our Junior Counselor/Counselor in Training positions are volunteer positions and are not monetarily compensated. However, the experience as a Junior Staff member is valuable on-the-job experience and previous Junior Counselors/Counselors in Training receive first consideration for Senior Staff positions once they turn 18 years old.
TYPICAL WORK SCHEDULE: Junior Staff for the programs arrive at approximately 8:00 am and are finished by 4:30 pm most afternoons. Times may vary due to the daily schedule and activities. View job duties and application
RETURN APPLICATIONS TO:
YMCA CAMP STURTEVANT 2701 NORTHWESTERN AVE.
WAUSAU, WI 54403
Child Care/ Mini Care
Lead School Age Teacher (Full Time): Looking for a great teacher who cares deeply about our children. Teachers will exhibit the four core YMCA values of; Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility. We have positions at both Y branches, mornings and afternoons Monday through Friday. The ideal candidate must have an Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education or related child care credential and be enthusiastic about supporting child care programs and our families. We are a licensed child care offering preschool programs, school age care and 4K programming. enefits include medical, dental, YMCA retirement and YMCA household access. Wage rate is $11- $13/hour depending on experience/education.
Sub-Float Teacher (Part Time): We have openings for teachers looking to sub in our child care at both Y locations. Looking for a great teacher who cares deeply about our children. Hours would vary by week, flexible scheduling.
Health & Wellness
Personal Trainer (Part-time): We are expanding and hiring personal trainers at our Wausau Branch. Work with our fantastic members! Help to motivate people of all ages to achieve their potential and build a healthy, spirit, mind and body. Teach in modern facilities with competitive pay. Adult Membership included! Send resume to the attention of: Melissa Cunico, Wellness Engagement Coordinator, 707 Third St., Wausau WI, 54403 or email email@example.com (posted May 16, 2019)
Group Exercise Instructor (Part-time): We are now hiring group exercise instructors. Work with our fantastic members! The Woodson YMCA has made a commitment to providing premiere fitness programming that enhances individuals’ health and well-being while also fostering connections and building community. Teach in modern facilities with competitive pay. Send resume to the attention of: Sara Pinsonneault, Wellness Engagement Coordinator, 3402 Howland Ave, Weston, WI, 54476 or email Sara. (posted May 17, 2019)
Seasonal Maintenance (Part-time): We are hiring for help with various building maintenance needs. Duties would include: mowing, painting and other maintenance approximately 30- 40 hours a week, from June through August. Training is provided. The preferred candidate will be proactive, detail oriented and responsible. Wage is $9/hour. Please submit applications to: Brian Krueger, Sr. Director of Facility Operations, Woodson YMCA- Wausau Branch, 707 Third St., Wausau WI, 54403 or email Brian.
Lifeguards (Aspirus, Wausau, and Mosinee): Bring your abilities and energy to work at the Y and be part of meaningful work as a YMCA lifeguard. We are your place for rewarding work that looks great on a resume! We have openings for lifeguards who complete our American Red Cross Certification courses or who are previously certified. Ages 15 and over. Morning, afternoon, evening, and weekend hours are available. Hours are flexible and can fit any schedule. Starting pay is $9.25/hour. Individuals who are not certified as lifeguards are encouraged to stop by a Member Service Desk to register for our next lifeguard course.
Swim Instructors (Part-time): We have openings for swim instructors at the Aspirus Branch. Morning, evening, and weekend hours are available. We will provide on the job training we are just looking for enthusiastic adults that have experience working with children and like to be in the water. Starting pay for swim instructors is $9.75. Individuals under the age of 18 must be certified lifeguards to serve as a swim instructor. Please email resume to Abby
Membership/ Front Line Desk
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Pre-School and School-Age Gymnastics Instructors (Part-time – Wausau Branch): No previous gymnastics experience is necessary, although helpful. Training is available. Applicants must be at least 16 years of age. Contact Cheryl Randl at 715-841-1814 for more information or email Cheryl.
Team Coach for girl’s competitive Gymnastics Team Program (Part-time – Wausau Branch): Must be a strong spotter, very energetic and positive. Must also be qualified to coach USAG levels 2-9, intermediate to advanced gymnastics. Contact Cheryl Randl at 715-841-1814 for more information or email Cheryl.