Are you patient, friendly and a great swimmer?

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.

Join the Y movement today!

At the Y, we believe the ability to swim is a critical life skill for every child, teen and adult. Our program teaches the nationally recognized Y Progressive Swim Program, focusing on personal safety and growth opportunities, stroke development, rescue techniques and water sports and games. Our aquatics team plays a critical role in our Early Childhood Programs as well as our community and member programs.

We are currently seeking Swim Instructors to join the Aquatics team at our downtown Burlington facility and at Myers Pool in Winooski. At both locations, Y instructors support programs that include community swimming lessons, camp splash and early childhood swim.


  • Must be at least 16 years of age
  • Demonstrate excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to manage high volume activities with children and adults
  • Provide a patient and efficient approach to teaching
  • Must love to swim!

Job Type: Part-time

The Y offers a membership to the Burlington facility for regularly scheduled program staff at any of our sites. Send your cover letter and resume to hr@gbymca.org for employment consideration.

The Greater Burlington YMCA is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


Pomerleau Family Y
298 College Street
Burlington, VT 05401
802 862 9622 (YMCA)

Camp Abnaki
1252 Abnaki Road
North Hero, VT
802 372 9622 (YMCA)

Additional Program Sites
in Vermont

Franklin, Grand Isle, Washington and Chittenden Counties