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Want to join the team? Our current vacancies are listed below but we are always on the lookout for people who love working with kids to improve their lives. Whether you are looking for something full or part time, please email a Cover Letter and a CV to Adelle.

Oscar Staff Wanted


The YMCA has been providing services in the Hawke’s Bay for over 125 years.

We have several positions available for Out of School Care (Oscar) staff in the Hastings, Taradale and Napier areas.  We are looking for a range of staff, from supervisors to assistants for a mixture of before and after school care. At the YMCA we believe in supporting the community and that includes supporting our staff. This role can suit students in tertiary study as we can be flexible about how many days you work.  Training is provided and we support our staff to progress to site supervisor level.

Our Oscar staff help ensure that our children are cared for in safe, fun environments at schools around Hawkes Bay.

You will -  Enjoy working with children and making a difference in their lives.

                Be reliable, show initiative and common sense

                Be a team player and great communicator

                Be energetic and willing to have fun

                Have the opportunity to work longer hours
                during school holidays

In line with MSD requirements you must have a vaccine pass.

This position is subject to the requirements of the Children’s Act and therefore robust recruitment checks will be undertaken including full police vetting and reference checks. 

If you think you have what it takes to make our YMCA Oscar Programmes a safe, fun experience that children want to attend then send a cover letter and CV to adelle@ymcahb.org.nz  Feel free to contact us on 027 204 8909 if you have any questions.