Current Employment Opportunities

How to Apply

  • Visit the YMCA Front Desk or our website to obtain an application.
  • Please indicate position for which you are applying.
  • Mail or fax completed application and resume, as applicable, to HR Dept.,New Canaan YMCA, 564 South Avenue, New Canaan, CT 06840; fax resume to 203-972-7738 or email resume to hr@newcanaanymca.org.

The New Canaan YMCA is an equal opportunity employer.


Recreational Gymnastics Instructors (Part time)
Pay range: $15.00-$20.00/hour
Job Duration: Year Round

Part-time gymnastics instructors needed to teach Parent/Child, Pre-K, and Grade school classes in a fun, non-competitive, nurturing setting approx. 3-4 afternoons per week. Instructor will be responsible for the creation and instruction of high quality gymnastics fundamentals for students 4-10 years old.  Please contact Donna Carpenter, (203) 920-1639, dcarpenter@newcanaanymca.org or email at hr@newcanaanymca.org.


Child Development Music and Movement Instructor (Part time)
Pay range:         $40-$60/class, based on experience
Job Duration:     Year Round

The employee performing this job will be working in three different programs (Gymnastics and Movement, Childcare, and Special Needs). Under the supervision of the Gymnastics and Movement Director the person selected for this position will be responsible for planning and implementing effective and well-rounded age appropriate group music and movement classes for Mommy & Me classes. Please contact Donna Carpenter, (203) 920-1639, dcarpenter@newcanaanymca.org or email at hr@newcanaanymca.org.


Basketball League Gym Supervisor (Seasonal/Part Time)
Pay range:         $11.00-$15.00/hr.
Job Duration:     End of November through early March

Gym Manager must be available to attend Youth Basketball/Men’s League games. Also must assist with assigning participants to teams and provide a safe and fun learning environment. Also, Manager will be responsible for tracking issues that occur during games and practice.
Basketball experience or knowledge generally as a participant, coach, or administrator is necessary. Candidate should feel comfortable to supervise a group of officials and youth. Recognizing any safety concerns in regards to activities in the gymnasium is also required. Lastly, you should have the ability to communicate youth basketball league information to parents, commissioners, participants, staff, and officials.

Resumes immediately being accepted. Please contact: Will Schwartzstein at wschwartzstein@newcanaanymca.org or email hr@newcanaanymca.org.