Join Our Cause, Work at the Y

As the nation’s leading nonprofit organization for youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y offers more than just a job. The Old Colony YMCA offers a cause to embrace and a career with a future and the opportunity to make a lasting difference in the lives of those around you. Imagine going to work knowing that what you do each day positively affects the lives of the people in your community. Imagine having the opportunity to give back and share your passions and unique talents to build a better future for yourself and others. This is a career at the Y.

Our staff members, of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences, enjoy the personal satisfaction that comes from nurturing the potential of youth and teens, improving the nation’s health and well-being and providing support to our neighbors.

We invite you to join us in this amazing work – to develop your professional skills, to realize your leadership potential, and to discover a career that is so much more than a job.

The Old Colony YMCA offers both full-time and part-time career opportunities in a variety of employment areas, as well as an attractive benefits package.


Click employment opportunities on the right to view the full list of openings!


Employee Benefits

Full Time Employee Benefits (35 hours / week)

  • Health Insurance (70% Employer Paid) - Blue Cross Blue Shield New England

  • Dental Insurance (70% Employer Paid) - Dental Blue (Blue Cross Blue Shield)

  • 10% Retirement Fund

  • Generous Paid Time Off

  • Tuition Reimbursement

  • Training and Career Development

  • Discounts on programs and child care

  • Family Membership

  • Fully Paid Short and Long Term Disability

  • Life Insurance, Cancer Indemnity Plan, Vision Care

Part Time Employee Benefits (17 - 34 hours / week)

  • 10% Retirement Fund

  • Generous Paid Time Off

  • Training and Career Development

  • Individual Membership

  • Discounts on programs and child care

  • Vision Care

Career Development

The YMCA values its employees. As a YMCA staff member, you are encouraged to try new things and look for creative ways to serve children, families and communities. You will have the opportunity to grow in a professional, supportive and caring environment that allows you to develop a rewarding career. The following are just some of the programs you'll find waiting for you when you join us:

  • Educational Financial Assistance

  • Certification Training - internal, external, and on-line

  • Staff Recognition Programs

  • Community Involvement

Internship Opportunities

The Old Colony YMCA accepts applications for internships year-round.  We work hard to meet the educational requirements, area of interest, time schedule, and personal goals of our interns.  For more information, please click here:  INTERNSHIPS