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Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Y, you’ll discover more than a job – you’ll find your purpose with career opportunities that enable you to make an impact in the lives of those around you.


The Y is a leading nonprofit committed to strengthening community by connecting all people to their potential, purpose and each other.

Working locally, we focus on empowering young people, improving health and well-being, and inspiring action in and across communities. By bringing together people from different backgrounds, perspectives and generations, we ensure that we all have access to the opportunities, relationships and resources necessary to learn, grow and thrive.


We strive to live our cause with purpose every day. No matter who you are or where you’re from, we believe that we’re stronger when we come together.


  • Welcoming: We’re open to all and create spaces where you can be, belong and become.
  • Genuine: We value who you are and encourage you to be true to yourself and others.
  • Nurturing: We’re with you on your path to reach your full potential.
  • Hopeful: We believe in your ability to inspire a brighter tomorrow.
  • Determined: We work relentlessly to strengthen communities, starting with YOU. 


The YMCA believes that a world-class organization driven to strengthen community requires highly trained employees. Through our on-site and virtual trainings and mentorship opportunities, you will develop as a leader while finding purpose and building professional skills that will last a lifetime.


All YMCA employees are eligible to receive the following benefits:

  • FREE Membership at the Y
    Full-time employees receive a Family Membership
    Part-time employees receive an Adult Membership 
  • Significant discounts on Y Programs
    Full-time employees receive 50% off
    Part-time employees receive 20% off
  • 401a Retirement Account with 7% company match
    PLUS option to contribute to a 403b Retirement Savings Account
  • Professional Development Opportunities
    Including FREE CPR/First Aid and Lifeguard Certifications and tuition discounts at Franklin Pierce University, Springfield College, Capella University and Strayer University
  • Flexible Schedules

All full-time employees are eligible to receive the following additional benefits:

  • Health Insurance – 80% employer paid
  • Life Insurance – 100% employer paid
  • Dental & Supplemental Insurance Options
  • Generous PTO – including floating holidays and vacation & sick time that accrues monthly beginning on DAY ONE
  • 30% Discount on Child Care and Summer Camps
A YMCA Lifeguard stands next to the pool.


Click the button below to view the full list of open positions at the Y and submit your application online. If you have any questions, please reach out to Cindy Puza at

Lifeguards – Part-time 

Responsible for ensuring the safety of all participants in our Aquatics Center, upholding the Y and state of NH regulations and guidelines. Flexible hours, current American Red Cross or YMCA Lifeguard certifications along with First Aid, CPR and AED certifications required. 

Swim Instructors – Part-time

Instructs group classes in a safe, enjoyable, culturally aware and positive environment that promotes member wellness and engagement in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures with advocacy for diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI).

School Age and Summer Camp Director
Provides leadership, direction, supervision and curriculum implementations to school age/summer camp programs at the YMCA. Ensures high quality programs and establishes new program activities. Expands program within the community in accordance with strategic and operating plans. Click here for the full job description.

Associate Teacher: Full-time positions
One year of experience teaching preschool aged children and a minimum of 9 ECE credits required. 

Child Care Teacher’s Assistant and Subs: Full and Part-time positions
Must have prior experience working with children from infant to preschool ages. 

Youth and Teen Program Staff: Part-time positions
The Y is looking for program staff to instruct youth sports classes in a safe, enjoyable, culturally aware and positive environment.

Child Watch Staff: Part-time position
In this position you will provide supervision for children between the ages of 4 months and 10 years in our Child Watch program which provides child care services to YMCA members while they use the facility. You will assist with implementing the curriculum and activities, while creating a warm, friendly, safe environment for the children in your care. Click here for the full job description.

Bus Driver: Part-time
In this position you will provide safe transportation to and from program sites while maintaining a supportive and positive atmosphere. 

Gymnastics Instructor – Part-time

This part-time position consists of instructing gymnastics classes in a safe, enjoyable, culturally aware and positive environment that promotes youth development, social responsibility, and healthy living in accordance with YMCA policies and procedures with advocacy for diversity, equity and inclusion (DEI). 

Gymnastics Team Coach – Part-time

This part-time position consists of providing professional and high-quality coaching to all levels of the gymnastics team in a safe, fun and educational environment, while also facilitating communication between parents and coaches. 

Group Exercise Instructor: Part-time
We’re looking for a few energetic and enthusiastic fitness professionals to instruct group exercise classes at the YMCA. Classes at the Y are wide-ranging and we’re always on the lookout for something new to share with our members. If you have an interest in teaching a class (or several!) apply today!

Wellness Floor Staff: Part-time
In this position you will maintain a safe, fun and effective wellness center as directed by the supervisor to ensure a great member experience. You’ll answer questions from members to support them in achieving their goals related to healthy living.

Climbing Wall Instructor: Part-time
This part-time position consists of instructing climbing classes and open climb in a safe, enjoyable, culturally aware and positive environment that promotes youth development, social responsibility, and healthy living.

Housekeeping – Full-time position 
Responsible for the cleanliness, physical appearance, and appeal of the YMCA facility. Keeps building in clean and orderly condition. Performs cleaning duties such as cleaning floors, shampooing rugs, washing walls and glass, and removing trash along with other Housekeeping duties as assigned. Click here for the full job description.

a YMCA camp counselor identifying plant life with summer campers.


The Y is made up of people of all ages and from every walk of life working side by side to strengthen communities. Together we work to ensure that everyone, regardless of ability, age, cultural background, ethnicity, faith, gender, gender identity, ideology, income, national origin, race or sexual orientation has the opportunity to reach their full potential with dignity.

These values guide everything we do.

The Keene Family YMCA is a 501(c)3 charitable organization, committed to strengthening our community through programs and services focused on Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility. We are only impactful in our work when we have dedicated, knowledgeable, passionate staff who believe in our cause. Check out the opportunities we have at right. Perhaps YOU are the cause-driven leader we are looking for!

The Keene Family YMCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), and prohibits discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, religion, age, disability, marital or family status. Full benefits package offered to all full-time positions (health, dental, life insurance and retirement with match. All YMCA employees receive the benefit of a free adult membership with the option to upgrade to a family membership.

In accordance with the Keene Family YMCA’s duty to provide and maintain a workplace that is free of known hazards, we have adopted a vaccination policy. All employees and volunteers that are approved to receive the COVID-19 vaccine are required to do so unless a reasonable accommodation is approved. 

All positions require passing a background check.

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We are experiencing a staffing shortage and the Aquatics Center will be closed intermittently as a result. Please click the link for the current schedule before coming to swim.
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