Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Y, you’ll discover more than a job—you’ll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you.
The Y offers both full-time and part-time career opportunities in a variety of areas. Employment opportunities listed here are for all YMCA locations in the Metropolitan Detroit association. For listings of specific Y locations, please select your local Y from the menu on the right side of this page.
The Phoenix Y Readers Teacher is responsible for planning, implementing and leading the educational activities of the Y Readers program under the supervision of the Site Director. The teacher guides the academic and social development of children ensuring a safe, enriching, and healthy learning environment that promotes progress and learning.
The Phoenix Y Readers Teacher Assistant is primarily responsible for assisting the Y Readers Teacher in the implementation and facilitation of the Four Blocks curriculum and facilitating afternoon enrichment. The Teacher Assistant reports to the Site Director and assists in the supervision and in the literacy and social development of children ensuring a safe, enriching, and healthy learning environment.
The Phoenix Success Enrichment Leader (EL) is responsible for assisting the Site Director in the planning, implementation, and facilitation of enrichment curriculum and program activities of Phoenix Success. The EL guides the academic and social development of children ensuring a safe, enriching, and healthy learning environment. ELs use a variety of resources, provided by the Site Director to introduce skills in Arts/Music, Healthy Eating and Physical Activity, STEAM, and Life Skills.