Volunteer - Child Care Program

Volunteer Opportunity Description


Volunteer Summary:

 The Child Care Program Volunteer will help our Child Care team provide quality care to children in a positive, nurturing environment.


Volunteer General Responsibilities:

  • Greet children and parents making them feel welcome
  • Play and initiate age-appropriate games and activities with children
  • Help us maintain a safe play environment
  • Communicate courteously with team members, children, and parents
  • Help us ensure that program supplies are organized at the end of day/shift
  • Follow all procedures and policies of the department, branch and Association



Volunteer Qualifications/Requirements:

  • Minimum age of 16
  • Volunteer application
  • Face-to-face interview
  • Criminal Background Check
  • Reference Check
  • Signed Code of Conduct
  • Completion of online New Volunteer Orientation (NVO)


Physical Demands:

  • Ability to lead and participate in physical activities that may include but are not limited to walking, standing for long periods of time, bending, reaching, running, throwing and kicking.


Additional Notes:

This volunteer opportunity represents the primary needs identified at this time but is not intended to be all-inclusive. The volunteer will also be responsible for taking direction from the Program Director, Branch Executive or other designated YMCA team member.