YMCA of Greater Richmond
  • 12-Jan-2018 to 12-May-2018 (EST)
  • Richmond, VA, USA
  • Up to $10 per hour
  • Hourly
  • Seasonal

Free individual metro Y membership, plus excellent training, development and career opportunities

The YMCA of Greater Richmond is seeking energetic and responsible individuals to work as Camp Counselors for our summer day camp programs located in our entire service area (Richmond, Henrico, Glen Allen, Midlothian, Chesterfield, Petersburg, Sandston, Powhatan, Goochland, Ashland/Hanover). 

The YMCA of Greater Richmond is a nonprofit organization with the goal of strengthening the foundations of community. We do this through programs that help build a healthy mind, body and spirit for all, and our programs are built around our three focus areas: Healthy Living, Youth Development and Social Responsibility. The Y is open to all, and we pride ourselves on the diversity of our members and employees. As an employer, the Y seeks to recruit energetic professionals, encourage work-life balance, and provide opportunities for growth and development. Our employees exemplify and adhere to our four Brand Behaviors of Honesty, Caring, Respect and Responsibility.


Summer Camp Counselors have the opportunity to positively impact hundreds of youth in our community. We are looking for dependable role models who love to have fun! As a camp Counselor, you will be responsible for the well-being of your campers and providing a safe, engaging environment for them.



Successful candidates must be 18 years old with a high school diploma/GED.

Counselors must have at least six months of youth development experience.

College level courses and CPR/AED/First Aid are highly desirable.


Candidates must attend a group interview to be hired. Select one of the dates below, mark your calendar, and then simply attend the interview! Please note that the interview location you select does NOT necessarily indicate the camp location you prefer/will be assigned to. Final camp locations will be based on your preferences and staffing needs of each camp. Prior to your interview candidates will be sent an invitation email that includes information about the group interview and what they need to bring with them. 



April 28th: Tuckahoe Family YMCA, 9:30am-2:30pm (9211 Patterson Ave, Richmond, VA 23229)

May 12th: Midlothian Family YMCA, 9:30am-2:30pm (737 Coalfield Rd, Midlothian, VA 23114)


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