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The Lafayette Family YMCA is currently seeking highly motivated bus drivers for our childcare programs. This candidate must hold an endorsement or chauffeur license.

Apply today! Email Angela.

We're looking for part-time and full-time assistant teachers in our licensed childcare center! Pay is $9-12 per hour.


  • Be available from 8:30 am-5:30 pm or 9:00 am-6:00 pm.
  • Work in every room as needed to cover for breaks, vacations, and planning time.
  • Undergo several trainings, a drug test, a background check, and a physical.

Apply today! Email your resume to Angela.

The Lafayette Family YMCA is currently seeking highly motivated leaders for our childcare programs.

Requirements for our School-Age Childcare Lead:

  • Must be available Monday-Friday, 7:00 am-9:00 am
  • Must be familiar with the YMCA mission and purpose
  • Demonstrate a high level of safety at all times
  • Must be able to lead a group of children through structured activities

Requirements for our School-Age Childcare Assistants:

  • Must be available Monday-Friday, 3:00 pm-6:00 pm
  • Must be familiar with the YMCA mission and purpose
  • Demonstrate a high level of safety at all times
  • Assist the School-Age Childcare Lead with structured activities

Apply today! Email Angela.

We're hiring childcare leaders! This part-time position starts in August and will pay $9.25 per hour.

Responsible for:

  • Daily attendance
  • Getting school supplies
  • Returning supplies and sign-in sheets to the YMCA
  • Handling any behavioral problems with the children
  • Communicating with parents and the Childcare Director


  • Must be able to work Monday through Friday from 6:00 am-9:00 am (7:00 am at the schools) and/or 2:30-6:00 pm for LSC schools and 3:15-6:00 pm for TSC schools

Apply today! Email Angela.

This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. Cleans and sanitizes assigned areas, including such duties as mopping, dusting, and trash removal. May complete duties related to window washing, meeting set up, pool cleaning, snow removal, grounds keeping, and other related responsibilities.

Essential Functions:

  • Ensures Y is attractive and clean by completing all duties listed on the daily schedule and maintains the upkeep of assigned areas and equipment.
  • May perform wet and dust mopping, dusting, trash removal, recycling, window washing, pool cleaning, painting, vacuuming, seasonal activities dealing with lawn care and snow removal, and general cleaning.
  • Operates related motorized and non-motorized equipment.
  • Records and reports all needed repairs; repairs as directed.
  • Ensures YMCA building and property is secure during shift and report incidents and hazardous conditions to the supervisor.
  • Replaces soap, paper towels, and other supplies.
  • May set up furniture for events.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Six months or more of related experience preferred.
  • Ability to read and interpret instructions, procedures, manuals, and other documents.
  • Ability to report and record maintenance requests.
  • Knowledge of cleaning methods and equipment.
  • Basic understanding of the upkeep and care of equipment.
  • Understanding of cleaning compounds and chemicals, and their safe, efficient use.

Work Environment & Physical Demands:

  • **The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.**
  • Sufficient physical strength and agility to carry out essential duties.
  • Ability to erect and stand on ladders and platforms at heights up to 30 feet.
  • Ability to work with paint, cleaning equipment, chemical compounds, solvents, cleaners, and solutions in dry, liquid, powder, spray, and aerosol forms.
  • Ability to paint, clean equipment, and operate motorized equipment as needed.
  • Ability to work in conditions that will create dirt and dust.
  • Ability to perform essential maintenance to facility or equipment which may involve, but not limited to the following activities: semi-reaching to full reach overhead; crouching; kneeling; shoveling; carrying, working in narrow and/or confining spaces: underground, overhead, and at ground level; twisting of the waist, shoulders, and legs; and lying on stomach and/or back.

Apply today! Email Skip.

We're seeking positive role models in our Aquatics Center to help our members stay safe and have fun in our pools.

Essential Functions:

  • Maintain high safety standards in our Aquatics Center (indoor water slide, four-lane lap pool, family splash zone, vortex walking pool.


The right candidate has:

  • Familiarity with the YMCA mission, goals and purpose
  • Experience in the aquatics setting
  • A current YMCA lifeguard certification (Red Cross accepted)
  • A current certification in CPR and First Aid
  • Knowlege of emergency procedures

Please email or send your resume to:
Noah Martel
3001 South Creasy Lane
Lafayette, IN 47905

We're hiring enthusiastic, responsible part-time staffers to help us provide a safe, supervised play environment! You'll watch the children of the YMCA members while their parents or guardians are on the premises. Children in your care will range from 6 weeks to 12 years old. This part-time position pays $8.50 per hour.


The right candidate is:

  • Great with (and responsible around) kids
  • Warm, friendly, and open
  • Multitasking-oriented
  • At least 16 years old

Apply today! Email Angela.

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