Discover Your Potential

Our staff members are of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences. It is these differences that bring our community together as one for a purpose bigger than ourselves. Enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving our region’s health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors with a new career at the Y.

Working at the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh, you'll discover more than a job—you’ll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you.

We are leaders, event planners, cooks, groundskeepers, and more—inspired by transforming our communities and ourselves through the YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh. At the heart of everything we do is our unrelenting drive to make a lasting difference in the lives of our members, guests, and staff. It’s the reason we love rolling up our sleeves and getting down to work—and it’s why we’re so successful. Our history is rich, our passion is contagious and our people are dedicated.

We invite you to join us in this amazing work—to develop your skills, to realize your leadership potential and to discover a career that is so much more than a job.

So join us today!


Required Onboarding Compliance Trainings

All employees are required to complete the online child abuse mandated reporter training and a series of safety skills trainings within the first 5 days of employment.


The YMCA of Greater Pittsburgh is looking for fun and energetic people who want to make a difference in the lives of children by providing direct supervision of youth in an afterschool setting.

Our after-school programs provide a safe environment where youth have the opportunity to build friendships, gain exposure to new enrichment projects based in STEAM and healthy living, and receive homework support.

Our Youth Activity staff will implement lesson plans that include creative, fun activities; assist with homework; follow and implement all safety protocols and work with students to solve disputes in a positive way.


  • Part-time positions for fall 2021
  • Flexible hours
  • $12-$16 per hour + $1,000 bonus*
  • Free YMCA membership
  • Discounts on childcare
  • Multiple locations available 
  • Weekends off

Ready to join our team? 


*Bonus is based on number of hours worked and staying with the program for a full year




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