Employment Opportunities | Norfolk, Nebraska

​We are one of the first employer's for many youth!

Applications are kept on file for 6 months.

Applications are available at the YMCA Welcome Center, 
or click the link to apply online today.

** HIRING for Teacher & Site-Director Positions for 2023/2024 school year**

Y Kids Club is Before and After School Child Care for Grades K-4th, at 5 Norfolk Public Elementary Schools: Bel Air, Jefferson, Lincoln, Westside, and Woodland Park. We are looking for several individuals who enjoy working with with school-aged children, and who possibly, want to gain experience to help build their future career in teaching or child care! Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: supervising children ages 5-10 (Grades K-4th); assisting with homework; leading games, activities, and crafts; keeping children engaged and on-task; redirecting behaviors; and communicating with guardians. It is preferred, but not required, for applicants to have prior experience and/or have taken college courses in the Education Department.

All positions are Part-Time. Hours Available: Mon-Fri 6-8 am; Mon/Tue/Thu/Fri 3-6 pm; Wed 1:45-6:00 pm. Flexible scheduling; attach a current Class Schedule, if applicable. Please complete the Online Job Application - "Application" is in the right column.

Hourly Rate: $13.75/hr starting, with wage increase incentives.

For questions, email Shayla at outofschool@norfolkymca.org.


Teach children the fundamentals of swimming in this part-time position. Lessons are Monday & Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons. No certification is required, but training is included.

For questions, email Dylan at swim@norfolkymca.org.


We are taking applications for all shifts for the Lifeguard position. Shift times vary between 5 am and 8 pm. The main responsibility is monitoring patrons in and out of the water. Lifeguard certification is required and can be provided if necessary.

For questions, email Dylan at swim@norfolkymca.org.


Here's a great way to advance your skills as a fitness professional, whether its weight loss, muscle gain, functional strength, sports performance, and so much more. Train clients and build up your clientele while you build your own schedule. Trainers are part-time with the opportunity to be full-time.

Help teach the youth of today the importance of health and fitness through our Youth Fitness Gold Card class. Work with people battling Parkinson's disease fight back in Rock Steady Boxing. Engage with our members through Wellness Coach shifts, which will help build your clientele.

Applicants must have a positive attitude with a willingness to learn, and a passion for health and fitness. Some prior personal training experience is preferred, but not required. Applicants must be certified or currently working towards certification.

For questions, email Sam at personaltraining@norfolkymca.org

Part-time, weekday evenings and Saturday hours available. If you love working with children and have a positive and enthusiastic personality, apply to be a team coach! Anyone 18 years and older are welcome to apply, no gymnastics experience required.
Applicants must be able to lift and spot young children.

For questions, contact Emma at gymnastics@norfolkymca.org or by calling the Gymnastics Center at 402-371-2633.

We are looking for Soccer, Flag football, Volleyball & Basketball referees for our fall and winter youth sports leagues. Games take place primarily on Tuesdays and Thursdays, as well as some weekends. This job is perfect for high schoolers or college students with our flexible scheduling. Wages start at $12/game.

For questions, email our Sports Directors at sports@norfolkymca.org

Click Here to download a PDF version of our application.