Join our team!

We dream big and innovate for the future. There's always more to do and positive change to inspire. Y staff are brimming with enthusiasm and passion because they see the positive impact they’re making. If you’re ready to be a part of something that makes you proud, you’re ready for a career at the Y.

Why the Y?

The YMCA of Martha’s Vineyard serves more than 7,000 people annually on and off-Island. Our staff members represent all ages and walks of life, and they experience the personal satisfaction that comes from empowering young people to be their best, improving the health and well-being of their neighbors, and bettering our special Island.

We invite you to develop your professional skills, to realize your leadership potential, and to discover a career that is so much more than a job.

Email completed application to jobs@ymcamv.org

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  • Competitive Wages
  • Exciting career advancement opportunities
  • Health/Dental benefits for full time employees
  • Retirement Fund benefit for full time employees
  • Holiday/Vacation benefits for full time employees
  • Free YMCA membership for those who work more than 10 hours per week
  • Reduced fees on YMCA programs for full time employees
  • Fun and friendly environment
  • Convenient work location Certification and training programs

Community Impact

As one of the largest non-profits on the Island, our Y impacts nearly 1 out of every 3 people in our community with over 100 employees annually. Through our various fitness and wellness programs, we are creating a healthier and happier community. Our youth development programs give kids and teens a chance to learn and grow, while making long lasting friendships. Being a socially responsible organization, we’ve made it our mission to provide services to all regardless of their ability to pay. It takes special people to bring the YMCA mission to life, and we are always looking for energized and enthusiastic staff to join our cause. When you work for the Y, you can be assured that what you do each day positively impacts people in your community.

Current Openings

Health and Wellness Team

The Y is seeking a highly motivated, customer-focused individual to join our Health and Wellness team. Open shifts, Saturday 7 am to 5pm, Sunday 8am to 2pm, and evenings 2:00pm to 9pm. Competitive pay and an individual Y membership included with employment. Please complete application above and email to jobs@ymcamv.org or apply in person at the membership desk.

Alex's Place

The YMCA of MV is looking to hire a part time staff member to join our Alex's Place team. Qualified applicants should have prior experience working with youth and teens. Responsibilities include working with the teens to design and implement activities/programs and requires the ability to engage teens in values based programs/activities, and other duties as assigned. Available shifts are M- F 2pm to 6pm with the possibility of some weekend shifts. Please send resume and/ or application (located above) to jobs@ymcamv.org or submit to the Front Desk.

Aquatics Department

The Y is hiring lifeguards and swim instructors! Year-round and seasonal job opportunity, early morning, nights and weekend shifts available. Lifeguard applicants must have current lifeguard certification, but we are willing to train the right candidate. Ideal candidates will have an upbeat attitude, a friendly tactful approach to problem-solving, and the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment. Competitive pay! Please complete application at above and email to jobs@ymcamv.org. Questions? Call Denise : 508 696 7171 ex.129

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