Looking for a summer job?
We're currently hiring for the following positions across our locations on the First Coast:
If you are interested in becoming a lifeguard or swim instructor at the Y but are not yet certified, don't worry! You can take one of our courses at the Y, and we’ll pay you back 50% of your certification fees.*
Contact Jennifer Feliciano, Director of Training and Recruiting, at email@example.com about the following courses at the Y:
- YMCA Swim Instructor
- YMCA Lifeguard Certification
- Lifeguard Crossover, a short lifeguard class for those who have lifeguard certification from another agency, allowing students to obtain YMCA certification
*YMCA staff are eligible for 50% reimbursement on certification fees after 10 consecutive weeks of employment.
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The YMCA of Florida's First Coast is nationally recognized for its leadership in youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. We practice what we coach and have been identified as a Gold Level Fit-Friendly Worksite by the American Heart Association as well as a Gold Level Healthy Employer and the "Healthiest Employer in Jacksonville" by the Jacksonville Business Journal.
We launch cutting-edge programing, including a Stroke Wellness partnership with Brooks Rehab that was recently named a Program of Excellence through the Hospital Charitable Services Awards, a national program presented by Jackson Healthcare. We are also building Healthy Living Centers that will help us better serve children, adults and families right here in our neighborhood.
As a non-profit, we offer our services to everyone, regardless of their ability to pay, and are proud to offer financial support for our programming through our Annual Community Campaign. We invest in our children and run a nationally recognized charter school in Northwest Jacksonville, Tiger Academy.
We are supported by Y-USA, Florida Blue, the CDC, and 10 regional health partners. And on top of our community support, our staff truly believes the work they do contributes to the well-being of the community. But don't take our word for it. An employee said on a recent survey, “Everyone who works here is very happy to be here. The members love the atmosphere we create for them. It is always filled with laughter and smiles.”
Do you share our passion for strengthening community? Join us and apply today. We could use someone like you.
The YMCA of Florida’s First Coast is an Equal Opportunity Employer, DRUG FREE Workplace.