Come join the dynamic YWCA Lancaster team, dedicated to eliminating racism and empowering women in the Lancaster community. We’re looking for talented staff that are committed to our mission and eager to make a difference in their area of passion and expertise.

Available Positions

Check out our open positions below, and make sure to visit us often. With such robust programming, we’re always looking for new team members!

YWCA Lancaster is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) offering competitive salaries and benefit packages based on full-time or part-time status.

Part-Time Before & After School Childcare Staff

Part-Time Before & After School Childcare Staff to work in Lancaster, Millersville, Washington Boro & Willow Street areas. 6:30-9:00 a.m. & 3-6:00 p.m. Experience working with children is a must.

Full-Time Teacher 

Full-Time Teacher to work in YWCA Lancaster’s Child Development Services. Associates Degree in Early Childhood Education required.

Summer Camp Staff

YWCA Lancaster is looking for Summer Camp staff.  Our Summer Camp sites operate in Millersville and in Lancaster from 6:30 a.m. – 6 p.m. Various shifts are available. We are looking for positive, enthusiastic staff to lead the children through a variety of summertime activities. Requirements: Minimum of 9 credits in Elementary Education, SACC Credential, or 2,500 hours of childcare experience. Apply in person, e-mail employment@ywcalancaster.org. YWCA Lancaster, 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster.  EOE.

Parent Education Program Coordinator, Full Time

YWCA Lancaster is seeking a dynamic natural leader to fill the full-time position of program coordinator for the Parent Education Program (PEP). The parent education program is shared between the YWCA Lancaster and the Lancaster County Children and Youth Social Service Agency. We are looking for a confident person who can demonstrate thriving in an independent setting; who can oversee parent educators in a compassionate, professional way; and someone who is an exceptional communicator.

A Bachelor’s degree in the social sciences is preferred, but we are very interested in speaking with those who have a diverse educational background. Cover letters are important; please send one along with your resume. YWCA offers a competitive salary, and the benefits package is great. Send your cover letter and resume to: employment@ywcalancaster.org or YWCA Lancaster 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster, PA 17602. YWCA Lancaster is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Part-Time Position, Parent Education Program (PEP)

YWCA Lancaster is currently seeking qualified candidates to work on a part-time basis with families who are involved with the Lancaster County Children and Youth Social Services Agency. General duties of a parent educator are: teaching and modeling parenting skills using a strengths-based curriculum; identifying parental needs of household management in a hands-on, interactive way; assisting in building self-esteem; identifying and promoting life-management skills; and assisting in building of a support system for the family. Court appearances will be a responsibility of this position as well. All training materials are provided.

The hours are flexible, with the exception of mandatory staff and training meetings two Wednesdays a month, 9 a.m.–11 a.m., and evenings as needed. Experience working with children required. Additional qualifications include a high school diploma or GED, strong documentation skills, ability to work independently, and strong communication skills. Though not necessary, additional training or experience in child welfare and/or child development is helpful. Court testimony may be required. Send your cover letter and resume to: employment@ywcalancaster.org or YWCA Lancaster, 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster, PA 17602. YWCA Lancaster is proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

Apply for a Position

Please mail, fax, or email your resume and cover letter, and include any job-specific requirements outlined in the position description.

Human Resources
YWCA Lancaster
110 North Lime Street
Lancaster, PA 17602

Fax: 717-396-0513

Email: employment@ywcalancaster.org