We are a diverse community joined together by a shared commitment to nurture the potential of kids, promote healthy living and foster social responsibility.
With more than 80,000 members across Chester County, our programs and facilities are always based on the unique needs and interests of the communities we serve. In addition, our volunteers, staff, members and donors are all united by a deep commitment to continually strengthen Chester County.
Job Title: Birthday Party and Family Fun Coordinator - Part-Time
Branch: West Chester Area YMCA
Location: West Chester, PA (Airport Road)
Shifts/Availability: Must be available both week days and weekends, based on birthday parties and family fun events.
About the YMCA of Greater Brandywine:
The YMCA of Greater Brandywine (YGBW), an association of eight YMCAs serving Chester County, is a non-profit organization committed to nurturing the potential of every child, promoting healthy living and fostering social responsibility through life-changing programs for all.
Position Purpose: The West Chester Area YMCA is looking for an experienced individual to assume the Child Watch Coordinator leadership role, including administrative, programmatic and delivery of the Child Watch program in accordance with YMCA program quality standards
Plan and supervise weekly activities for Family Membership holders
Supervise staff and children to provide a safe, interactive program for family event participants
Ensure set-up and clean-up of events and birthday parties
Ability to multi-task and follow procedures & policies.
Demonstrate and oversee interaction of staff and children.
Assist parents and children when necessary.
Exhibit outstanding member service skills while directly communicating with parents.
Maintain a positive attitude, especially under stressful situations
Commit to a weekly one-on-one meeting with Family Programs Director
Assist with staff scheduling for weekly events and birthday parties
Assist with planning and implementation of additional events as needed
Prior knowledge and experience with party planning
At least 21 years of age or older
High School diploma or GED
Demonstrate ability to develop and teach skills
Excellent organizational and communication skills
Making a difference in a person’s life every day
Fun, fast-paced work environment
Working for a diverse and inclusive community based non-profit
Free individual membership (or discounted family membership), valid with active employment and includes program discounts throughout the YMCA of Greater Brandywine Association.
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY - The YMCA of the Greater Brandywine considers candidates for all positions on the basis of qualifications and without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, genetic information, age, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, marital status, or status as a Vietnam-era or special disabled veteran or other protected classification and in accordance with applicable federal, state & local laws.