YMCA Reviews

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    Great place to work part-time, not great money but lovely people

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
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    I have been working at YMCA

    Pros

    Good mission, invests in staff, great working conditions

    Cons

    Can be hard to get a job initially

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YMCA Interviews

Updated Mar 10, 2015
Updated Mar 10, 2015

Interview Experience

Interview Experience

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Getting an Interview

Getting an Interview

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    Day Camp Counselor Interview

    Anonymous Employee
    Anonymous Employee
    Application Details

    I applied online – interviewed at YMCA.

    Interview Details

    I first got an email inviting me to A group interview that required everyone to work in teams creating activities for the kids and solving issues together. The interviewer would then point out good ideas discussed and criticize bad ideas. I then received an email to have a phone interview the week following to discuss my experience with children

    Interview Questions
    • How would you solve a disagreement between two young campers   View Answer
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YMCA Awards & Accolades

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Top Places to Work Globe 100, Boston Globe, 2009

Additional Info

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Website www.ymca.net
Headquarters Chicago, IL
Size 150 to 499 Employees
Founded 1982
Type Nonprofit Organization
Industry Non-Profit
Revenue $10 to $25 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

A not-for-profit community service organization, YMCA of the USA assists the more than 2,600 individual YMCAs across the country and represents them on both national and international levels. Local YMCAs are leading providers of child care in the US. The facilities also offer programs in aquatics, arts and humanities, education of new immigrants, health and fitness, and teen leadership. Overall, YMCAs serve about 21 million people across the US, which includes about 10 million children under the age of 17. The first YMCA in the US was established in 1851 as an outgrowth of... More

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