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SRO Program Assistant

Chinatown YMCA
Part time
Competency level: 
Reports to: 
SRO Family Coordinator
Salary range: 
16.00 per hour

Careers with a Cause

The YMCA of San Francisco was named as one of the Bay Area's Best Places to Work by its employees as well as one of the Healthiest Employers.   Join our team and make a lasting impact every day in communities across San Francisco, San Mateo and Marin Counties.  Every day, our staff—of all ages and from diverse backgrounds and life experiences—are transforming lives through YMCA programs for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. When you work for the Y, you’ll be supported with training, mentoring and career development opportunities. Plus, we offer great benefits to help you grow stronger in spirit, mind and body, even as you’re helping others.

About the Job

The YMCA Youth Program Assistant will assist with the SRO Family Programs which is funded through Mayor’s Office of Housing and Community Development. The Leader will plan and implement youth enrichment and recreational activities. The goal of the program is to engage,
collaborate, and provide resources for families living in SROs. We are seeking individuals with the desire to make an impact in the community, is detail oriented and organized, and has the passion to work with youth.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Minimum 21 years old
  • H.S Diploma
  • Must be avaiable evenings and Weekends
  • 1 year experience working with youth
  • Bilingual skills in English & Chinese
  • Current CPR and First Aid Certification and TB test clearance


Please send cover letter and resume to: Linda Choy at

All employees working with the YMCA are considered to have supervisory or disciplinary action relationship over minors.  Job offers are conditional and contingent upon background clearance. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and CA Fair Chance Act, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. 

Everything you need to know about us

We offer the following benefits:

  • Competitive compensation
  • Comprehensive health benefits - medical and dental plans for full time employees
  • Retirement benefits – 12% employer contribution after completion of eligibility requirements
  • Employee Assistance Program for all employees
  • Commuter Benefits via pre-tax payroll deductions
  • Flexible Spending Account – Medical and Dependent Care on a pre-tax basis  
  • Use of YMCA of San Francisco Fitness facilities
  • Paid time off benefits for part time and full time employees upon completion of eligibility requirements
  • Training and staff development for all employees