Employment

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.

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Full-time Director of the Center for Racial and Gender Equity

YWCA Lancaster is seeking a Director of the Center for Racial and Gender Equity (CRGE). This position is responsible for the active delivery of the YWCA mission of eliminating racism and empowering women. The Director will coordinate learning, advocacy, research and partnerships to create a community that embraces racial and gender equity. The Director will be responsible for ensuring that the Center has a comprehensive strategy of community engagement in social change.

Candidates for this position must have a demonstrated track record of commitment and accomplishment in the field of racial equity, diversity, inclusion, and social justice. Demonstrated skill as an educator, trainer and speaker including experience developing curriculum-based trainings and workshops and working with volunteers.

Fluency with the concepts of structural racism, intersectionality, implicit bias and trauma required. A passion for the mission of YWCA and the ability to communicate this passion to others.

Previous community leadership experience is strongly preferred. A Bachelor’s Degree in a related field is required. A Master’s Degree and/or specialized training in race and gender studies is preferred. Demonstrated management or administrative experience in a community-based organization or non-profit agency is preferred.

To apply: send cover letter and resume to employment@ywcalancaster.org, online at https://ywcalancaster.org/jobapplication/, or apply in person YWCA 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster. EOE.

FT Teacher in our Childcare Program

The YWCA Lancaster is looking for Teachers in our Childcare Program. This position provides age-appropriate educational instruction to children in Early Head Start, Pre-K Counts and School Age Childcare. A minimum of a Associate’s Degree in Early Childhood Education or related field is required.

This position starts at $13.00/hour – actual rate of pay depends on education and experience. Excellent benefits. Candidates must possess the desire and ability to embody the YWCA’s mission of empowering women and eliminating racism.

To apply: submit resume to employment@ywcalancaster.org or in person at YWCA 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster. EOE.

Full-time Teacher - SACC

YWCA Lancaster is looking for a FT Teacher in our School Age Childcare Program. This position provides continued educational instruction to children before and after half day kindergarten. A minimum of an associate degree in Early Childhood Education, or a related field, is required. The hours are 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday – Friday. This position starts at $13.00/hour – actual rate of pay depends on education and experience. Candidates must possess the desire and ability to embody the YWCA’s mission of empowering women and eliminating racism.

YWCA Lancaster offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits. To apply: send cover letter and resume to employment@ywcalancaster.org, online at https://ywcalancaster.org/jobapplication/, or apply in person YWCA 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster. EOE.

FT Administrative Asst. / Receptionist

FT Administrative Asst. / Receptionist to provide admin. support & front desk duties. Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Experience with multi-line phone, data entry, Microsoft Office. Demonstrated customer service skills and ability to multitask required. Experience with QuickBooks Preferred. Bilingual English/Spanish. Must be reliable. Candidates must possess the desire and ability to embody the YWCA’s mission of empowering women and eliminating racism.

Excellent Benefits. Apply: YWCA, 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster PA  17602 or employment@ywcalancaster.org. EOE.

Bilingual Counselor and Educator

YWCA Lancaster is looking for a dedicated and dynamic person to fill a role of Bilingual Counselor and Educator. This position is part-time with benefits (30 hours a week). The person in this role will specifically provide counseling, at our downtown and mobile sites, for children and adults who have experienced sexual violence. The person in the role will also provide primary prevention education programming.

A Bachelor’s degree in the social sciences or related field is required, Master’s degree preferred. Experience in counseling and public speaking preferred. Bilingual in English/Spanish. Candidates must possess the desire and ability to embody the YWCA’s mission of eliminating racism and empowering women.

The YWCA offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits. Must have reliable transportation. To apply: send cover letter and resume to employment@ywcalancaster.org, online at https://ywcalancaster.org/jobapplication/, or apply in person YWCA 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster. EOE.

Part-Time Before & After School Childcare Staff - Millersville

YWCA Lancaster is looking for PT Before and After School Staff.  Our School Age Childcare operates in Millersville from 6:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. – various shifts are available.  Minimum of 9 credits in Elementary Education, SACC Credential, or 2,500 hours of childcare experience is required. Position starts at $12.00/hour – actual rate of pay depends on education and experience. 

To apply: send cover letter and resume to employment@ywcalancaster.org, online at https://ywcalancaster.org/jobapplication/, or apply in person YWCA 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster. EOE.

Parent Educator

The YWCA is currently seeking qualified candidates to work with families that are involved with Lancaster County Children and Youth Social Services Agency. As a Parent Educator, you would be teaching and modeling parenting skills, identifying the parent’s needs of household management, helping to re-build self-esteem, identifying and promoting life management skills, and assist in the building of a support system for the family. This is done through a personalized intervention. Bilingual English/Spanish Preferred.

Part-time and Full-time positions available. All training materials are provided and hours are flexible, but will include two Wednesday meetings per month from 9am-11am. Parenting experience strongly preferred (natural, foster or adoptive). Additional qualifications include a high school diploma or GED, strong documentation skills, ability to work independently, and strong communication skills. Additional training or experience in child welfare and/or child development is helpful. Court testimony may be required. Candidates must posses the desire and ability to embody the YWCA’s mission of empowering women and eliminating racism.

To apply: send cover letter and resume to employment@ywcalancaster.org, online at https://ywcalancaster.org/jobapplication/, or apply in person YWCA 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster. EOE.

Early Head Start Teacher

The YWCA Lancaster is looking for an Early Head Start Teacher. This position provides age-appropriate educational instruction to children in Early Head Start. A minimum of an Infant/Toddler CDA is required.
This position starts at $13.00/hour – actual rate of pay depends on education and experience. Excellent benefits. Candidates must possess the desire and ability to embody the YWCA’s mission of empowering women and eliminating racism.

To apply: submit resume to employment@ywcalancaster.org or in person at YWCA 110 N. Lime St., Lancaster. EOE.

Apply for a Position

Please use our online form, or you can 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