YMCA of Georgia's Piedmont


These are important questions to ask yourself whether you're beginning work or changing your career.

The YMCA of Georgia’s Piedmont offers engaging full and part-time careers! As the largest community service organization in the country, the goal of the YMCA is to serve our communities. The Y is a place where you can be a part of something bigger than yourself. You will grow and develop your career and your character while serving God, your team and community.Being a part of the Y allows you to be confident that you are working for a stable and reputable organization. The YMCA of Georgia’s Piedmont began in 1996 and now has two locations. The Brad Akins branch in Winder, GA and the Bell Family branch in Hartwell, GA.

The YMCA of Georgia’s Piedmont strategic plan is centered on improving the health and well-being of all people. You can help the Y make positive changes where we live, work and play.

Areas of Career Service

Aquatics – lifeguards, swim instructors

Child Care/Education – camp counselors, afterschool counselors

Financial Development – fundraisers

Health and Wellness – fitness instructors, personal trainers, group exercise instructors

Membership – member experience representatives

Sports – referees

Support Functions – specialists in marketing, accounting, human resources, maintenance


Swim Instructor (Brad Akins)

  • Must have 6 months - 1 year of previous experience
  • Must be able to work morning hours
  • Must love to work with children
  • CPR & First Aid Preferred
  • Lifeguard Certification Preferred

For more information, please contact Meredith Carroll at meredith@gapiedmontymca.org

After School Counselor (Brad Akins)

  • 18 years or older
  • Child care experience preferred
  • CPR and 1st aid required (will train)
  • Ability to plan, organize and implement age appropriate activities

For more information, please contact Todd Lee at todd@gapiedmontymca.org

Personal Trainer (Brad Akins)

  • National Certification required
  • Experience with all age groups
  • Able to work nights and weekends

For more information, please contact Sandee Kuthy at sandee@gapiedmontymca.org