Summers are for kids to have fun! If you agree, the Jacobs/City YMCA Program Center is looking to hire you as an Assistant Group Leader to make summer camp a fun and exciting place to be and make new memories! Qualified applicants will be at least 16 years of age, have current CPR/1st Aid certification or obtain 1st Aid/CPR certification within 30 days of hire, and have a TB skin test done. No prior experience is required however the desire and energy to work with school age children is necessary to be successful. Assistant group leaders age 18 and older will be required to submit a fingerprint card to AZ DPS within 7 days of hire to obtain a fingerprint clearance card. Basic duties will include assisting the site coordinator and director with planning and implementing age appropriate lesson plans, assisting with general housekeeping tasks, and to encourage children’s growth and participation in planned activities. Candidates need to be able to lead by example to teach campers the importance of the YMCA core values: Honesty, Caring, Respect and Responsibility. Please note that our summer camp programs are held mainly outdoors and a high degree of physical activity is required as well as the ability to withstand a variety of weather conditions including heat and humidity.

Candidates must have a flexible schedule, camp runs Monday through Friday, hours will vary based on business needs and there will be required trainings and staff meetings. Summer day camp fun begins for the children on May 28, 2019. The first mandatory training for employees will be held May 18, 2019, remaining trainings to be determined through the months of May and April.

Positions will remain open until filled. To apply for one of these great summer time positions, attach your resume and e-mail it to, or pick up an application at your local YMCA and turn in the completed application along with your resume to:

YMCA of Southern Arizona
Attn: Jessica R.
P.O. Box 1111
Tucson, AZ 85702

** Please note, we will not accept resumes or applications, for this position, if you apply through a third party vendor.**