YMCA Reviews

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    Camp Counselor

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    Former Employee - Summer Camp Counselor in Birmingham, AL
    Former Employee - Summer Camp Counselor in Birmingham, AL

    I worked at YMCA part-time (more than an year)


    you get to hang out with children, go to different places each day that you might not go otherwise, and hang out with co workers


    There is a lot of responsibility since you are responsible for many kids, can be audited at anytime which can be nerve racking

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    scheduling could sometimes be better

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YMCA Interviews

Updated Nov 18, 2014
Updated Nov 18, 2014

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    Program Director Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Anonymous Employee in Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Application Details

    I applied online. The process took 2 weeksinterviewed at YMCA.

    Interview Details

    Interview was unprofessional. Two interviewers were in the interview and one was texting the whole time while asking questions and the other one took a phone call and left the room, and never returned. It seemed like I never had their undivided attention from the start. They mainly asked behavioral questions and the interview did not last longer than 15 minutes. After the interview, they tell you that they will be in contact with you via ApplicantOne (their online application server) in less than 14 days. It took about a week to get a response from them. They told me they found another person for the job, although if they offered it to me I probably would not have taken it due to how unprofessional the interview went.

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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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