Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Working at the Rockland County YMCA is more than a job—you’ll enjoy a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you. Our staff members enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, supporting seniors, improving people’s health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.
We invite you to join us here at the Rockland YMCA. Realize your leadership potential and discover a career that is so much more than a job.
CURRENT INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES:
Internship Opportunities-Interning for the Y opens a window of career opportunities. Imagine being a part of one of the most respected human services organizations in the world, where your work positively influences the lives of others! Apply your experience, knowledge, creativity, and energy, as well as build your resume while discovering new talents. Create a better future for yourself and your neighbors by interning at the YMCA.
Current Internship Opportunities:
Community Wellness Internship
The Community Wellness Intern will be responsible for developing and implementing workplace wellness programming, tailoring health education communication to specific audiences and facilitating discussions around wellness best practices. The intern will also be responsible for program marketing of current programs along with new programs. The Community Wellness Intern will gain skills in leadership; communication both oral and written; group facilitation, program development and assessment, and organizational skills. This is an unpaid internship.
Marketing & Social Media Internship
The Y is looking for a cause-driven leader with a passion to serve others, better the community and make a positive impact. Responsibilities include assisting the Rockland County YMCA in communicating important events and information to members via a monthly Newsletter, updating content on the Y’s website, creating posters and flyers using Microsoft Publisher and assisting Directors with their marketing needs. Managing the social media pages (Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter etc.).
Assist the Aquatic Director and Coordinator in the administration of American Red Cross courses, swim lessons and all YMCA Aquatics programs. Assist with the program marketing of current classes. Great for Health and Wellness Majors, ARC lifeguard, CPR, 1st Aid preferred. Contact: Jessica Keavney at JKeavney@rocklandymca.org
Join us, and help make a difference
If you’d like to experience first-hand how we empower our members to be healthier and happier every day, contact us for more information about internships with the Rockland County YMCA. These are unpaid internships with flexible working hours.
Start date will vary based on semester and typically are 10-20 a week.
If interested please contact Maire Brosnan Katavolos at MBrosnan@rocklandymca.org