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Imagine coming to work every day knowing that you positively influence the lives of youth and others in your community. We are only impactful in our work when we have dedicated, knowledgeable, passionate staff who believe in our cause. Check out the opportunities; perhaps YOU are the cause-driven leader we are looking for!

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Find a fun and fulfilling role at the Y!

Early Learning Academy Teacher

Our Early Learning Academy is growing and looking for motivated educators to help us meet our goals.

Positions: Teachers with an Associates degree in Early Childhood Education preferred or Teacher qualified according to DCFS standards.

Send resume to the attention of Karen Childress at [email protected]

Before & After School Counselors

Our School-Age Child Care Department is seeking creative individuals who have before school, after school and/or full-day availability. Responsibilities include direct supervision of children, planning and implementing program activities, e-learning knowledge, games and crafts. Prior childcare experience is helpful. 

Positions: Before & After School Counselors

Please, direct applications and questions to Mike Rosales at [email protected] or call 630-552-4100 x233.

Swim Lesson Instructor

The Y is a leading nonprofit for strengthening community, and the nation’s largest provider of swim lessons to increase skill related to safety around water. This position provides direct instruction and motivation for students in swimming classes of all ages and abilities. Provides exceptional customer service to promote aquatics programs and the YMCA.

Positions: Swim Lesson Instructor

Please, direct applications and questions to Mike Click at [email protected]

Birthday Party Host

We’re looking for a fun and energetic person to help us make memories and join our Birthday Party team. Under the direction of our Facilities Coordinator, the Birthday Party Host is responsible for providing an enjoyable, fun, safe, party experience. Candidates must be available to work on the weekends and willing to HAVE FUN!

Positions are part-time and weekends only.

Position: Birthday Party Host

Please, direct applications and questions to Randy Mikkelsen at [email protected]

Gymnastics Instructor

Our gymnastics department is seeking an energetic, outgoing and passionate individual to join their team.

Part-time positions: Instructors with weekend availability.

Share your knowledge and passion of gymnastics with children ages 3 to 18 years.

Instructors with general knowledge of gymnastics skills/spotting techniques and knowledge of all 4 gymnastics events (floor, bars, vault & beam). 

Send resume to the attention of Jenny Menz at [email protected]

Music Instructors

The Fox Valley Family YMCA is looking for an enthusiastic, patient music teacher to teach music lessons. Candidates must have in-depth knowledge of the instrument and experience teaching music lessons. Prior experience teaching children is preferred.

Positions: Music Instructor & Piano Instructor

Please, direct applications and questions to Lacey Wehrli at [email protected]

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Thank you for your interest in our employment opportunities at the Y! Click below to download the employment application, fill it out and send the appropriate Director for review.