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Great Place to Work

Imagine being a part of one of the most respected human services organizations in the world – a place where your work positively influences the lives of others, a place where you thrive in a values-based environment, a place where you are building a better future for yourself and your community.

Yes, I Have What it Takes

We need people like you to help us build a stronger community.  You’ll put your imagination and creativity to work in an environment built upon strong values and teamwork. The YMCA offers both full-time and part-time career opportunities in a variety of areas.
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Benefits Await You

The YMCA offers an exceptional wage and benefits package. Our featured benefits package, determined by your employment status and tenure with the organization include:

  •     Health Insurance
  •     Life Insurance
  •     Retirement Plan
  •     YMCA Membership
  •     Training Opportunities
  •     Program Discounts
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► FEATURED JOBS

 

YMCA LIFEGUARD OR SWIM INSTRUCTOR

Lifeguards & Swim Instructors create a safe and positive atmosphere that welcomes and respects all individuals and promotes water safety for all ages.

 

 

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EARLY LEARNING CENTER TEACHER

Teachers provide a quality experience for children and parents that focuses on building achievement and belonging among youth and within their families. 

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NEW! Creighton University Discount

Creighton University (Creighton) is offering exclusive tuition discounts for a wide range of undergraduate, graduate and professional programs to employees of partner organizations and the YMCA is a strategic partner. Dependents and spouses of partner employees are also eligible for certain discounts.

What are the discounts?

25% Tuition Discount on Graduate and Professional Programs

  • YMCA employees and their spouses are eligible for 25% off tuition for a variety of graduate and professional programs. Earn an MBA, pursue a law degree or choose from a wide range of other fields.

$25,000 Annual Discount for Full-time Undergraduate Students

  • YMCA employees, their dependents and their spouses qualify for $25,000 off undergraduate tuition each year, offering significant savings on degrees in healthcare, science and more.

View the Creighton Corporate Partnership Tuition Discount doc

View the YMCA + Creighton FAQs

NEW! Clarkson College Discount

Through the partnership, all YMCA of Greater Omaha employees, as well as their spouses and dependent children ages 23 and younger, will receive a tuition savings scholarship at Clarkson College. Click below to learn more about the partnership and the tuition discount.

Learn more about Clarkson College + the Y

NEW! Paid Parental and Maternity Leave Policy

The Y understands the need to support employees as they balance career, childbirth, and family life.In advancing our cause of strengthening community, we strive to create an inclusive environment where everyone feels invited to show up as their full selves. It is our hope that this policy allows employees to make a more enthusiastic, productive return to work, confident that their status as working parents is recognized and celebrated.

Learn more about the Parental & Maternity Leave Policy

NEW! 100% Childcare Tuition Discount for Full-Time Non-Exempt YMCA Early Learning Center Teachers 

Early learning center teachers are the backbone of a broad network of programs and services that keep Nebraska and Iowa communities and states working. These full-time front-line leaders play a critical role as 90% of a child’s brain growth happens before kindergarten. The economic impacts and wellbeing of our children are directly affected by access to consistent high-quality childcare.  
 

The YMCA of Greater Omaha is proud to announce that effective November 1, 2022, all full-time non-exempt YMCA Early Learning Center teachers working over 38 hours per week will qualify for a 100% childcare discount for up to two dependent children and all other dependent children receiving a 50% tuition discount.  

It is our hope that we can support our employees with families by taking the financial burden of childcare out of their weekly expenses. We celebrate YMCA staff enrolling their kids in our programs and services and feel confident that this updated full-time benefit will motivate our dedicated staff to remain with the YMCA while also attracting future full-time teachers to serve at our five YMCA early learning centers across Nebraska and Iowa.  
 

Click the "Find YMCA Job & Apply Now' button above to find an Early Learning Center Teach position.

Read the Full ELC Tuition Benefit Policy here