Our mission and core values are brought to life by our culture. In the Y, we strive to live our cause of strengthening communities with purpose and intentionality every day. We are welcoming: we are open to all. We are a place where you can belong and become. We are genuine: we value you and embrace your individuality. We are hopeful: we believe in you and your potential to become a catalyst in the world. We are nurturing: we support you in your journey to develop your full potential. We are determined: above all else, we are on a relentless quest to make our community stronger beginning with you. The Bloomington-Normal YMCA’s guiding principles of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility are first and foremost in everything we do.
The timing of these position openings present a significant opportunity for applicants as we embark on the expansion of a new, state-of-the-art 75,000 square foot facility in the heart of the community in a partnership with Easterseals of Central Illinois. Opened in August 2022, the team members of today will be the history-makers of tomorrow, bringing to our community, one and all, the best that the YMCA has to offer.
Youth Basketball Referee
The role of a Referee is to officiate basketball games to ensure the safety and fairness of all children, coaches, and fans at YMCA basketball games.
Pre/Post Natal Instructor - Wellness
The Pre/Post Natal Instructor position focuses primarily on the leading and instructing of group fitness classes specifically catered to pregnant people in a safe, effective and positive environment for participants of all skill levels.
Facilities Team Member
The Facilities Team Member at the Bloomington-Normal YMCA is responsible for the overall cleanliness of the facility and the completion of planned cleaning projects. Under the supervision of the Director of Maintenance, the Facilities Team Member responds to member concerns in a professional and courteous manner and assists the Director of Maintenance in the further development of the custodial department.
Y Tots Team Member
Y Tots Team Members will supervise and implement existing Y Tots programming in accordance with the goals and policies of the Bloomington-Normal YMCA, facilitating age-appropriate, purposeful and engaging activities in order to help the development of program participants.
Piano Instructors will teach piano lessons as part of our Youth Development team. They are responsible for ensuring all lessons are conducted in a safe, enjoyable and positive environment that promotes youth development and engagement.
FALCONS Swim Team Assistant Coach
The Assistant Coach of the FALCONS Swim Team at the Bloomington-Normal YMCA serves others by intentionally welcoming, connecting, and supporting them as they grow in their journey of healthy living.
Group Fitness Instructor
Under the supervision of the Director of Wellness, this position is responsible for leading and instructing group fitness classes in a safe, enjoyable, and positive environment for participants of all fitness levels. Silver Sneakers/Active Aging instructors are encouraged to apply!
Aquatics Team Member
Under the supervision of the Director of Aquatics, Lifeguard and Swim Instructors will be responsible for ensuring the safety of all aquatic participants in and around the pool area and maintaining a safe pool environment in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures.
The Internship Program at the Bloomington-Normal YMCA gives interns an opportunity for a well-rounded experience in non-profit administration and operations. Internships will work to complete at least one major project during their time at the Y, and will be encouraged to take part in weekly leadership and operations meetings.