YMCA Overview

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  • www.ymca.org
  • Chicago, United States
  • 1001 to 5000 Employees
  • 1885
  • Non-profit Organisation
  • Civic, Welfare & Social Services
  • $25 to $50 million (USD)

CompetitorsBig Brothers Big Sisters, Girls Inc, Special Olympics
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A not-for-profit community service organization, YMCA of the USA assists the more than 2,600 individual YMCAs across the country and represents them on both national and international levels. Local YMCAs are leading providers of child care in the US. The facilities also offer ...
Mission: Our mission is to provide youth and our community an affordable and accessible resource for the positive development of spirit, mind, and body through recreational, health, and leadership programs. Our impact is felt when an individual makes a healthy choice, when a mentor ...

YMCA Reviews

3.9
74%
Recommend to a Friend
85%
Approve of CEO
Kevin Washington
Kevin Washington
1,902 Ratings
5.0
Former Employee, less than 1 year

"Pay"

18 Apr 2022 - Anonymous Employee

Pros

There are many good pros here

Cons

The pay isn’t the greatest for me
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Diversity & Inclusion at YMCA

4.1
(4122 reviews)

Diversity & Inclusion FAQs

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Does there seem to be diversity at YMCA?

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YMCA Interviews

Experience
Positive78%
Negative8%
Neutral15%
Getting an Interview
Applied online58%
In Person25%
Employee Referral10%
Difficulty
2.2
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  1. Daycare Teacher Interview

    Anonymous Employee in United States
    Accepted Offer
    Neutral Experience
    Easy Interview

    Interview

    Very easy. Took probably 15 minutes and asked very basic interview questions. The interview was only with the director and was only one round. I was offered a job within a few days and accepted.
    Interview

    What experience do you have with children?

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YMCA Awards & Accolades

  • Top Places to Work Globe 100Boston Globe2009

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YMCA FAQ

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Does YMCA offer massages?

...Nice colleagues, free meals, good working hours, children, and fun environment....

29 October 2020

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People Also Ask about YMCA

Employees rate YMCA 3.9 out of 5 stars based on 17,799 anonymous reviews on Glassdoor.

To get a job at YMCA, browse currently open positions and apply for a job near you. Once you get a positive response, make sure to find out about the interview process at YMCA and prepare for tough questions.

Overall, 74% of employees would recommend working at YMCA to a friend. This is based on 16,424 anonymously submitted reviews on Glassdoor.

78% of job seekers rate their interview experience at YMCA as positive. Candidates give an average difficulty score of 2.2 out of 5 (where 5 is the highest level of difficulty) for their job interview at YMCA.

53% of employees think that YMCA has a positive business outlook. This is based on anonymous employee reviews submitted on Glassdoor.

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