Butler YMCA – Youth Center Monitor

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Youth Center Monitor

Butler YMCA
339 North Washington Street
Butler, PA 16001

Position Summary:
This position supports the work of the Y, a leading nonprofit, charitable organization committed to strengthening community through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility.  The Youth Center Monitor at the Butler YMCA intentionally fosters a cause-centered culture that is welcoming, genuine, hopeful, nurturing, and determined.  The incumbent will be responsible for providing a safe, caring and fun activity-based environment for children ages 6 years and older while parents are utilizing the YMCA facilities.


  • Minimum age of 17.
  • CPR/First Aid/AED certification required within 30 days of employment.
  • Mature judgement and sound decision-making skills a must.
  • Ability to relate effectively to diverse groups of people from all social and economic segments of the community.

Essential Functions:

  1. Develop and maintain positive relations with children, parents and other staff.  Model relationship-building skills (including Listen First) in all interactions.
  2. Provide supervision and care for children 6 years and older.
  3. Plan and implement program activities that are culturally relevant, developmentally appropriate and consistent with YMCA values.
  4. Assist children in finding and engaging in appropriate activities.
  5. Ensure that an adult signs each child ages 6-7 in and out of the Youth Center according to established procedures.
  6. Follow opening and closing procedures of the Youth Center.  Inspect for areas of concern; i.e., cleanliness, damage to equipment, unsafe areas, etc.
  7. Enforce the rules of behavior expectations of the area.
  8. Maintain program areas and adhere to program standards in regards to equipment, storage, safety and cleanliness.
  9. Attend all staff meetings.
  10. Follow YMCA policies and procedures, including those related to medical and disciplinary situations, child abuse prevention and emergency procedures.


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