It’s fun to work at the YMCA!

We are looking for a part time OSCAR Team Leader for 10 hours per week based in Hunua School, Papakura. The shifts will be from Monday to Friday 2:30pm – 6pm.

We also have a part-time OSCAR Team Member role, 10 hours per week, based in Hunua School, Papakura. Shifts are rostered from Monday to Friday 2.45pm – 6pm.

What will you be doing?

No day is the same and you will be:

  • Prepare breakfast and afternoon tea
  • Facilitating activities and playing games
  • Arts, crafts and dancing
  • Providing first aid
  • Looking after children

What experience/skills do you need?

  • We want the X Factor and training will be provided
  • Empathy for children
  • Passion for working with kids and youth
  • Great communication skills

What the YMCA offers:

  • Free gym membership and discounts on YMCA services
  • Apprenticeship Boost Scheme (Outdoors, Swim School, Lifeguards, Fitness, OSCAR, Youth)
  • Professional development, career advancement and safeguarding training
  • Working in a community-focused environment
  • On-site parking


For over 165 years, YMCA has been about families. Join our team and know that you’re contributing to building strong kids, families and communities now and for many years to come. Our team of 700 people covers operations across health and fitness, recreation and aquatics, early childhood education, before and after school care, holiday programmes, accommodation, outdoor camps, fundraising and youth programmes. YMCA North is proud to have a great mix of people of all ages and cultures who love their work and all contribute to our diverse company culture. We live by our values of Caring, Honesty, Respect and Responsibility.


If this sounds like you, please apply online by clicking on the "apply now" button.

All applicants must:

  • Currently hold the right to work in New Zealand and currently be in New Zealand.
  • Return a satisfactory Police Vet before commencement of employment.

YMCA North is committed to the safeguarding of children and young people in our care and it is our expectation that all staff will operate in a way that reflects this intent. Staff will be required to attend Safeguarding workshops, trainings and online modules to comply with YMCA North Safeguarding Policy.