YMCA of Metropolitan L.A.
  • 23-Sep-2022 to Until Filled (PST)
  • Program Development
  • Fawnskin, CA, USA
  • 500-530 per week
  • Salary
  • Seasonal

The YMCA of Metropolitan Los Angeles is not only the premiere non-profit in LA, it's also a great place to work, make a difference in your community and meet like-minded individuals. The LA area is home to the second largest YMCA Association in the US, with 26 branches, 3 camps and over 50 child care sites. The LA Y is a highly-collaborative, rewarding and fun environment where you will discover your passions, grow your career and make an impact!

We believe in the four Core Values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility and understand that our staff are our biggest asset! We strive to create high-performing, strong teams in each of our branches and are looking for passionate and enthusiastic staff who will help us to strengthen our impact, empower our community and deliver incredible programming!

Position Description

To further the mission of the camp through the planning and delivery of a programs that are safe, fun, and appropriate to the campers' ages and abilities. Assist in the care and maintenance of the specific program and related equipment.


  • Minimum age of 18
  • 1-2 years experience in related field preferred
  • Current certification in first aid and CPR (or willing to obtain during employment)

Hours and Other Information

  • 30 to 40 hours per week
  • June 1 - August 14 2023
  • Room and Board can be provided


YMCA Camp Whittle is located near Big Bear Lake, CA. It can accommodate about 450 participants and offers various activities and custom programs for attending groups in a rustic camp environment.

Qualifications & Requirements

  • Permanent Staff are Instructors for various programs and are required to teach a specific activity/ program at camp.
  • Applicants must demonstrate a strong aptitude in their specialty area and must have experience teaching or coaching children.
  • All new applicants must be at least 18-years-old
  • We currently have the following summer camp job openings:
  • Adventure: Reptile Handling & Caring, Outdoor Survival Skills, Hiking & Exploring, Outdoor/ Open Fire Cooking, Fitness, Astronomy, Orienteering
  • Aquatics: Pool lifeguards. Candidates must have current lifeguard certification or must obtain lifeguard certification prior or during staff training (must show very strong swimming skills and be able to demonstrate all strokes efficiently)
  • Arts & Crafts: General Arts and Crafts, Drama/ Theater, Drumming/Musicians, Sewing, Jewelry Making
  • Athletics: Soccer, Archery, Foosball, Yoga, Dance, Zumba, Aerobics, Mountain Biking, Ball Hockey
  • Challenge Course: Candidates should have former experience and/ or certifications in in High Ropes, Low Ropes, Teambuilding, Zip Lines, Climbing Tower
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