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Youth DevelopmentHealthy LivingSocial Responsibility
The Y nurtures the potential of every child and teen by supporting their unique youth development journey through holistic programming. From cradle to career, the Y provides all youth with the tools and resources they need to succeed in life. Join our team to support youth in the community.
The Y aims to improve the nation’s health and well-being by providing programs and activities that promote wellness, reduce risk for disease and help others reclaim their health. These programs and everything else the Y does are in service of making us—our Ys and our communities—better. The result is a country that values health and communities that support healthy choices. Join our team to help the community lead healthier lives.
We know that when we work together, we move individuals, families and communities forward. The Y responds to society’s most pressing needs by developing innovative, community-based solutions to help those in need to reach their full potential. We are also committed to inspiring a spirit of service by uniting individuals from all walks of life to participate in and work for positive social change. Join our team to enact social change in the community.

Strengthen Communities and Change Lives with a Career at the Y

Working at the Y gives you the opportunity to strengthen communities and change lives, including your own. No matter what role you take on at the Y, you’ll show up each day with the satisfaction of knowing your contributions are helping to empower young people, improve health and well-being, and inspire action in your community. Working side by side with diverse leaders with different backgrounds, perspectives and strengths, you’ll discover new ways to connect with your community, find your purpose and fuel your passion every day!

The Naugatuck Y is the place that allowed my to break out of my shell, learn new skills, grow and make an impact in the community. It’s my hometown Y, the place to be.                                                                                                                                                                     – 8 year teammate

Opportunities for All Strengths

We value diverse perspectives and experiences and encourage our staff to serve in positions that allow their individual skills and talents to shine. At the Y, you’ll find opportunities to strengthen community while growing a career in the following fields:

Academic Enrichment

Adult Education

Arts & Humanities



Child Care

Child Welfare & Intervention

Community Development

Environmental Education

Family Support




Global Services

Human Resources

Marketing & Communications

Management & Administration

Public Policy



Youth Leadership

Open Positions




Lifeguard  – Become a superhero today! 

Swim Instructor – Become a leader in the pool!

LQOC Waterfront Lifeguard – Become a superhero today! 


Upcoming Training Opportunities


After School Head Teacher – Become the leader in a classroom!

Camp Counselor – Brighten a child’s day!


Lead Teacher – Full Time & Part Time

Assistant Teacher – Full Time & Part Time

Childcare Class Aide – Become the change in a child’s life!


Group Fitness Instructor – Become the instructor that leads healthy lives!


Custodian/Day Porter – Become the healthy change maker!


Child Watch Staff – Become the healthy change maker!

Welcome Center Staff – Serve our Members and your community!

Join the team

If you want more than just a job—if you’re looking to discover a sense of purpose and opportunities to contribute to the greater good—then the Y is the place for you. Start your journey, continue your career or volunteer at The Y! Begin the first step now by completing an application and bringing it to our Welcome Center.  Join the team!


Naugatuck Y Contact Information


(203) 729-9622 x 3003

284 Church St. Naugatuck, CT 06770

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