YMCA of Metropolitan L.A.
  • 05-Apr-2022 to 06-Sep-2022 (PST)
  • Youth Programs
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • 16.25-16.25 $16.25
  • Hourly
  • Seasonal

Flexible schedules, full and part-time shift available, sick pay accrual, free YMCA gym membership, 20% employee discount, free paid certification and paid trainings, referral bonuses, etc.

Position Description: Summer is a great time to have some fun, at the Y! If you love working with children, while soaking in the summer sun, the YMCA may have the perfect seasonal summer opportunity for you! There is no better entry into the workforce than having your first job at the Y! Learn valuable skills that you can take with you or take to your next job, by joining the Y as a seasonal Day Camp Counselor, Summer Grant Program. Or, take a break from your school year routine and be apart of our team. We are looking for role models, to help children bridge the gap from one school year to the next. Engage with kids in fun and meaningful activities, while ensuring that they have the safest Best Summer Ever! Each day, our day camp counselors lead children in sports and recreational activities, engage children in enrichment and STEAM projects and help children thrive. At the Y, we provide a safe and quality program experience for all youth, that focuses on building achievement, belonging and strong relationships in youth. This is a grant funded program, that starts June 13, 2022 and ends July 8, 2022 (4 weeks). This position also includes pre-camp trainings and meetings (all trainings and meetings are paid). This summer day camp program will take place on a public school campus in the Northridge/Granada Hills area, for children grades K-12.


  • Full-time and part-time schedules available; flexible schedules; sick pay accrual.
  • Free YMCA gym membership for you, your spouse or domestic partner and for your minor children (access to our fitness facilities, group exercise classes and free child care while you work out).
  • 20% off employee discount on all YMCA programs for you, your spouse or domestic partner and for your minor children.
  • Upon hire, access to free CPR, First Aid and Health certification courses.
  • Upon hire, access to paid professional development and staff training throughout the season.
  • Referral bonuses.


  • Must be 18 years-old or older.
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Current TB Test (upon hire, all new employees have access to a free TB test through our medical partners, Concentra).
  • Fully vaccinated for COVID-19, as required by the local school district.

Upon hire, the YMCA provides all youth development staff with paid trainings throughout the season in the following areas: child abuse prevention, mandated reporting, positive discipline and child guidance, supervision and safety, risk management, programming, active shooter, diversity & inclusion, anti-bullying, communication and child development. Join the Y and grow your career with us or, take these valuable skills to your next job.

This is a seasonal job that last for 4 weeks. In addition to the 4 week program, there are mandatory trainings prior to the start of the day camp. All trainings are paid.

YMCA of Metropolitan L.A.
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