Fun place to work Preschool and Youth Worker (Current Employee) – Chatham-Kent, ON – 20 February 2017 I enjoyed being around the children and interacting with them everyday. The staff is all very welcoming and a very organized institutuin Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Volunteer Work Gym Welcoming Staff (Volunteer) (Former Employee) – Montréal-Ouest, QC – 16 February 2017 Volunteer work. Had to aid clients find their way around the complex and got to meet many new faces. Would put away weights that the clients have forgot to put back. Would do a little cleaning around and had to be readily available for people to talk with me. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Great Organization that provides amazing opportunities. Youth Internship Program, Intern (Former Employee) – Vancouver, BC – 16 February 2017 Such an amazing organization, with excellent programs. I enjoyed my time as an intern sponsored by them. So much so that I ended up mentoring a YMCA intern further in my career. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Very Friendly, relaxed and stress free Administrative Volunteer (Current Employee) – Markham, ON – 15 February 2017 A typical day at work would be making sure the printers have enough paper, typing information on the computer, filing, & sorting and organizing files. I learned to always focus on the task at hand because the boss might not like what i do. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report temporay woman locker cleaner CLEANER (Former Employee) – Winnipeg, MB – 13 February 2017 clean and tidy locker rooms, showers, steam room. i vacuum carpets, sweep floors and mop area to shine. throw out garbage from each stall, each toilet wipe and clean bowl. sink and mirrows clean. lockers empty. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Not practicum or student friendly Child Care Worker (Former Employee) – Regina, SK – 9 February 2017 Most of the childcare workers are uncertified, untrained, they feel threatened by those who are. Not a place I would do a practicum at. Love the programing, and the dedication towards the children. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Long hours but great staff Junior Day Camp Counselor (Former Employee) – Owen Sound, ON – 7 February 2017 Worked full-time for two summers in a row and the staff was great and hard-working. Loved working with the kids and spending my time outdoors. All in all a great experience! Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Good customer service Swim Coach and Lifesaving Instructor (Current Employee) – Montréal, QC – 7 February 2017 One of the characteristics of YMCA is its customer service which it has high standards. Three times a year, we receive training about how to do our job much better. My job is basically to resolve conflicts, manage the lanes and keep the pool deck safe to make the members feel comfortable in the Y. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Free membership Maintenance Worker (Former Employee) – Cambridge, ON – 7 February 2017 Excellent place of employment. Good people not just the employees but the members ship the have as well.great facility for working out . They wages could be better Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Very fun Swimming Instructor (Current Employee) – Winnipeg, MB – 6 February 2017 I love working at the Y, everybody there is amazing and so nice! Some of the management could use some work but apart from that it is a very pleasant place to work!
Not enough hours, constantly changing your availability
Was this review helpful? Yes No Report children Early Childhood Assistant (Current Employee) – Brampton, ON – 6 February 2017 the children are fun energetic and enthusiastic. learn from them and teach them new experiences. great learning experience Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Great and fun enviroment Registered Early Childhood Educator (Current Employee) – Brampton, ON – 6 February 2017 I enjoy it and like the people I work with. They are great for helping and understanding when someone new is joining the team. Its great to learn in and gain new skills.
Great people and very understanding poeple.
Its only part time hours and not enough full time availability.
Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Productive and fun with kids Teach kifs (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 5 February 2017 I like kids, follow up them with love is ny talent, nothing dificult with kids. More than 10 years I teach kids and follow up them, my live serve them. Blessing Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Volunteer work Receptionist (Current Employee) – Windsor, ON – 4 February 2017 I worked honorably here to give something back to the community. I enjoy being able to help people to give something back who felt there is nobody else who cares for them. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report amazing Assist teachers/ ECE (Former Employee) – Oakville, ON – 3 February 2017 I really enjoyed working with this company. Everything about it was great, no complaints. The management was great too. I felt like everyone who worked there was so passionate about what they did (the children), and ya over all a great place to work. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Excellent place to meet new people. Volunteer (Former Employee) – Eau Claire, AB – 2 February 2017 Currently volunteering here. I go to the Ymap program every Thursday plus other days that we go to different places to explore and learn.
Meet new people, more opportunities
Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Great Learning Opportunity Aquatic Lifeguard/ Swim Instructor (Former Employee) – Sarnia, ON – 1 February 2017 I really enjoyed working as a Lifeguard and Swim Instructor for the YMCA. I was able to work with a great group of people and interact with the people of my community. Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Amazing Work Place Team Member (Current Employee) – St. Catharines, ON – 1 February 2017 Amazing people that are employed by the company. Many different experiences and jobs that can and will be offered if they see you thriving in an environment.
Participants in some programs
Was this review helpful? Yes No Report Good place to work. Kind leaders andvolunteers Lifeguard (Former Employee) – Guelph, ON – 31 January 2017 Good days, lots to do. Fun. Empowering. Nice leaders. Good training. Every week is different. Learn life skills while you do this job. Flexible schedules Was this review helpful? Yes No Report playing games with kids Junior Counselor (Former Employee) – Hamilton, ON – 30 January 2017 watching over the kids and making sure there were safe and they enjoy their day with us the counselor. The hardest part on the job was maintaining a happy environment for the kids because they be running around but manageable . Was this review helpful? Yes No Report