YMCA
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Assistant Counselor at Kici Yapi

Assistant Counselor (Current Employee)
Prior Lake, MN

I have been working at YMCA part-time for less than a year

Pros-Working with children
-Easy to get the job
-Other counselors are great
-Camp is fun

Cons-Low Pay
-Minimal Training (although it's pretty easy to be a counselor)

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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It was fantastic! I loved working there!

Kidstop Instructor/After School Child Care (Current Employee)
Rapid City, SD

I have been working at YMCA part-time for more than a year


Pros: Great coworkers. Management is fairly nice. You become CPR and first aid certified… Cons: You hardly get any hours, which is a bit of a bummer. if you have bills or are… Advice to Senior Management: Get to know who is working below you better! Relax.… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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Worst job ever!!!

After School Counselor (Current Employee)
Austin, TX

I have been working at YMCA part-time for less than a year


Pros: *Working with children * free membership * the very few training… Cons: *making minimum wage the whole time * site director was rude(not all of are like that) *Minimal Training *site director not training… Advice to Senior Management: make sure the site directors are training the ALL the staff. and there is no lack of… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More

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