Careers

Everyone can have an inspiring career with YMCA Victoria.

We look for inclusive people with a real zest for life whose positive and vibrant approach inspires those around them.

People of all ages and backgrounds are welcome, especially people with life experience. We support the employment of disadvantaged people and ensure that everyone can discover a career full of diversity at the Y.

As the largest employer in fitness and recreation we have more than 6,300 staff at over 140 centres across Victoria. There are opportunities for varied and interesting career paths in a range of areas including aquatics, health and wellness, camping and outdoor education, student accommodation, youth services, children's services, management, corporate services and community development.

With us, you will work with fun colleagues who have a shared passion for making a difference for individuals and transforming communities for the better. If you join us at the YMCA, you’ll become a valuable member of our team. We offer a range of benefits for improving your wellbeing and personal development.

  • Seasonal Pool Lifeguard
    Location: Casey RACE Salary: RE3 - $26.99 p/h
  • The Lifeguard is responsible for supervising the safety of patrons in the pool area as well as identifying and responding to potential risks and taking appropriate action to reduce those risks.

    • Provide adequate supervision of aquatic facilities to ensure the safety of all facility users.
    • Maintain concentrated observation of pools and patrons to anticipate and respond to problems
    • Ensure facility rules are being obeyed whilst at the same time educating facility users about safe aquatic practices.
    • Carry out intervention and preventative action to ensure the safety and wellbeing of patrons, the facility and equipment
    • In conjunction with facility management facilitate the timely and safe use of water space, in clearly defined areas using appropriate signage
    • Undertake regular cleaning and tidying duties to ensure the maintenance of a safe environment for staff and patrons
    • Performs other duties as required commensurate with their skills and experience
    • Sets an example for parents by interacting, communicating, guiding, and setting clear boundaries and expectations for children in healthy and respectful ways.
    • Understands the unique needs of families and can respond appropriately
    • Exhibits concern for the well-being of others and interest in the feelings and experiences of others.
    • Communicates pool rules and safety information with patrons (children and their parents) as well as YMCA program information
    • Observes patron behaviour that could indicate children and / or adults at the Centre may potentially be in danger. 

    • Work for an organisation that values diversity.

    • Great staff benefits like free access to gyms!

  • View details and application process
  • Pool Lifeguard - Part Time: 10-15hrs a week
    Location: Casey RACE Salary: RE3 - $21.59 p/h
  • The Lifeguard is responsible for supervising the safety of patrons in the pool area as well as identifying and responding to potential risks and taking appropriate action to reduce those risks.

    • Provide adequate supervision of aquatic facilities to ensure the safety of all facility users.
    • Maintain concentrated observation of pools and patrons to anticipate and respond to problems
    • Ensure facility rules are being obeyed whilst at the same time educating facility users about safe aquatic practices.
    • Carry out intervention and preventative action to ensure the safety and wellbeing of patrons, the facility and equipment
    • In conjunction with facility management facilitate the timely and safe use of water space, in clearly defined areas using appropriate signage
    • Undertake regular cleaning and tidying duties to ensure the maintenance of a safe environment for staff and patrons
    • Performs other duties as required commensurate with their skills and experience
    • Sets an example for parents by interacting, communicating, guiding, and setting clear boundaries and expectations for children in healthy and respectful ways.
    • Understands the unique needs of families and can respond appropriately
    • Exhibits concern for the well-being of others and interest in the feelings and experiences of others.
    • Communicates pool rules and safety information with patrons (children and their parents) as well as YMCA program information
    • Observes patron behaviour that could indicate children and / or adults at the Centre may potentially be in danger. 

    • Work for an organisation that values diversity.

    • Great staff benefits like free access to gyms!

  • View details and application process
  • Early Childhood Teacher
    Location: Clyde North Moroak Crescent YMCA Early Learning Centre Salary: Education Services Teachers Award Level 1-12
  • Are you a passionate Early Learning Educator looking for a new challenge?

    Do you want to be supported in your career and be recognised for all that you do?

    Want to work in a new Centre with state of the art facilities?

    Do you have a passion for making a positive impact on children and young people?

    If you thought Yes to the above, we have the right position for you!

    • Work for an organisation that values diversity.

    • Great staff benefits like free access to gyms!

  • View details and application process