YMCA
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www.ymca.net Chicago, IL 150 to 499 Employees

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My overall experience working for the YMCA is a positive.

CAPS Leader (Current Employee)
San Bernardino, CA

I have been working at YMCA part-time for more than 3 years

ProsYou get paid to have fun and learn with the kids. The Y also offers great training sessions (when the funds are available).

ConsCommunication throughout the Y is not very efficient.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend

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Great experiences, but headed in wrong direction

Membership Associate (Former Employee)
Nashville, TN

I worked at YMCA part-time for more than 3 years


Pros: Great people, positive experiences, benefits are bad. I like that we had a central mission… Cons: Leadership is poor and is only getting worse. Everything is becoming about profits and revenue. Members and lower level employees are being hung out to… Advice to Senior Management: Yes profits are important, but please take time to consider your employees and… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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Teacher (Former Employee)
San Diego, CA

I worked at YMCA as a contractor for less than a year


Pros: Flexible with college students, good pay, good schools Cons: Supervisors are not very educated. Less educated person in supervising me,… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More

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