Youth Development Aide

YMCA of San Diego County - California

Full-time | Part-time
Do you have a sincere interest in building your career in Child Development?

Have a sincere interest in bettering the lives of our San Diego Youth?

Are you 18 or older?

Want to go to the

Gym & Pool for FREE ?


La Jolla– Dan McKinney Family YMCA

La Mesa– John A. Davis Family YMCA

Y would I apply?

FREE Complete Gym Membership
FREE Workout Classes
FREE Pool Access
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Build Your Resume
Opportunities for Growth
Community Involvement
FREE Family Membership
Paid Sick Leave
Paid Professional Development Opportunities

FULL TIME - Looking for Benefits? We’ve got you covered:
Medical, Dental, Vision and Life Insurance
PTO (Sick time, vacation days, personal days and holidays)
Retirement Contributions

Sound good? (We think so, too!) Here’s what you would do:
Assists in the program management and supervision of a group of children 5-12 years of age, along with the planning, implementation, and facilitation of activities and events for participants
Actively supervise program participants, ensuring their guidance and safety at all times
Implement age-appropriate program activities that engage students in active and meaningful experiences and in accordance with the goals and policies of the YMCA of San Diego County
Communicate in a timely, positive and professional manner with all participants, families, school and district personnel, and community partners
Provide positive behavior guidance that supports the developmental, social-emotional, and physical needs of all students

“OK, I’m sold!” What do I need to qualify?

Must be 18 or older
High School Diploma or GED
Units in Child Development (CD) are highly desirable
6 months of experience working in a child and youth development, education or comparable setting preferred
Must have sincere interest in working with children ages 5-12
Ability to communicate and relate to children and adults in a professional manner