Position Description

Inclusion Leader (Licensed)
Location Offered at multiple locations
Pay Range Starting at $18.00
Job Type Part Time
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Job Status:
Accepting Applications

Are you a patient, thoughtful and supportive leader?

Are you passionate about working with our San Diego youth?

Are you 18 or older?


Join us at the Y – as an Inclusion Leader!


John A Davis Family YMCA

Magdalena Ecke Family YMCA

Dan Mckinney YMCA

Ryan Family YMCA


Y would I apply?

  • FREE Complete Gym Membership
  • FREE Workout Classes
  • FREE Pool Access
  • Work with Your Friends - Text them the link to this page now!
  • Build Your Resume
  • Opportunities for Growth
  • Community Involvement
  • PART TIME Perks
    • FREE Family Membership
    • Paid Sick Leave
    • Paid Professional Development Opportunities


Sound good? (We think so, too!) Here’s what you would do:

  • Help facilitate inclusion of participant into typical program day
  • Work individually with a participant with special needs
  • Ensure safety and well-being of participants
  • Provide physical and personal care hygiene
  • Provide continual supervision and comfort to participants and serve as a leader and positive role model
  • Provide resources and effective strategies that support the participant to other staff
  • Facilitate activities, academic enrichment, games, crafts and other program activities
  • Create an age appropriate learning environment, which allows for and fosters creativity and individuality


“OK, I’m sold!” What do I need to qualify?

  • Must be 18 or older
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Education Requirements, per CA State Licensing Standards:
    • Completion, with passing grades, of 12 semester units in Child Development (CD) or related fields
    • OR  Completion, with passing grades, of (6) units of Child Development (CD) or related field AND currently enrolled in the other (6) units of CD or related fields
      • For each of the above, “Related fields" can include: Recreation, Art/Theater, Music, Dance, Physical Education, Human Services/Social Welfare (Nursing, Psychology, Sociology or Home Economics) Elementary/Middle School teacher credential courses or ECE/CD or School Age units
  • Must have 6 months of experience working in a child and youth development, education or comparable setting
  • CPR/AED, and First Aid Certification, must include Adult and Child/Infant, obtained within 30 days of hire and must be from one of the following certifying organizations:
    • American Red Cross
    • American Heart Association
    • American Safety & Health Institute
  • Fingerprint clearance from DOJ/FBI required prior to working; additional CACI clearance depending on the department of hire








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The YMCA of San Diego County is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer