Classroom Assistant – Burlington

The Greater Burlington YMCA provides a diverse organization of people of all ages joined together by a shared commitment to nurturing the potential of youth, healthy living and fostering a sense of social responsibility. As a Y employee, you’ll be inspired to make a difference each day in a position that matters.  With a strong mission and core values, we offer a cause you can participate in.

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Y Early Childhood Programs offer developmentally appropriate activities in nurturing, respectful environments, while meeting the needs of our families.  As an accredited organization by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and a 5 Stars rating from the State of Vermont Quality Rating and Improvement Scale, you’ll be a part of a team that values structure, consistency, and development of both children and staff.

Our Burlington Early Childhood Programs are hiring Classroom Assistants throughout all age groups from birth to age 5.   As a Classroom Assistant, you’ll play a valuable component to the Early Childhood Program by assisting in maintaining a neat and organized classroom, participating in the development and execution of curricular programs, establishing professional relationships with parents, and enriching and nurturing the lives of the children.

We have part-time, full-time, seasonal and substitute opportunities available!


  • Must be 18 years of age with a High School Diploma or GED.
  • Complete the Fundamentals of Early Childhood Professionals within the first twelve (12) months of employment; or
  • Completion of a three (3) college credit course in child or human development, school age or education within the first twelve (12) months of employment.

Start your teaching career at the Y with ongoing development and training and available educational resources to assist in the contribution to our daily mission and core values.

The Y offers a membership to the Burlington facilities as well as many program discounts from classes to children’s summer camps.  Invest your career here!

Please submit your cover letter and resume to for employment consideration.

The Greater Burlington YMCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.



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266 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802 862 9622 (YMCA)

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802 862 9622 (YMCA)

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802 372 9622 (YMCA)

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