1391 Martine Ave. Scotch Plains, NJ 07076
Ph: 908-889-8800

The men’s locker room will be closed on Friday, March 22 from 2:00 p.m. to closing to deep clean the showers.  It will reopen on Saturday, March 23 at 7:00 a.m.  Sorry for any inconvenience.


Director of After School Services

Regular full time 40 hours, overtime exempt, Department Supervisor, reports to Director of Youth Operations
Essential Functions

Oversee daily operations of the After School at The J Program including but not limited to:

  • Manage all Daxko Operations pertaining to After School
  • Oversee all After School space requirements via SchoolDude
  • Supervise and manage After School staff
  • Coordinate busing from schools; routes and student numbers
  • Organize staff/student absence communication and proper staff/student ratios on a daily basis
  • Manage monthly student schedule changes; update Daxko & database
  • Work with Youth Program Director to hire vendors for After School Specials
  • Manage the schedule for all After School Specials
  • Manage the After School Budget
  • Plan and implement all Vacation Day Programs though out the school year
  • Manage all Daxko Operations pertaining to Vacation Days
  • Oversee all Vacation Day space requirements via SchoolDude
  • Organize daily schedule
  • Work with Youth Program Director to hire vendors for Vacation Day Programming
  • Attend bi-weekly supervision meetings to update Supervisor on status of the After School Program; weekly if needed
  • Attend weekly Early Childhood Admin meetings
  • Summer position TBD in Camp Yachad day camp program (8-10 hrs/week for 8 weeks)

Competencies including but not limited to:

  • Project management
  • Communication proficiency
  • Leadership
  • Organizational Skills
  • Elementary Educational Experience preferred

Department Collaborative Responsibilities

  • Assist in at least two family programs per year (Camp/School/Afterschool)
  • Participate in department/JCC holiday initiatives
  • Participate in department/JCC social action projects
  • Assist Early Childhood prior to the After School program hours

Physical Demands

  • 3-4 hours of stationary work – working at a computer prior to program starting
  • 2-3 hours of moving – daily monitoring of staff/children during program hours
  • Lifting 10-15 lb. boxes of material when needed


The JCC of Central NJ seeks a dependable female porter with custodial experience. General duties will include cleaning/janitorial, restocking of restrooms, as well as other related tasks. Commercial building custodial experience is a plus. There will be immediate consideration for qualified candidates. Part-time to full-time w/ benefits opportunities. To apply, please contact Jeanne Cleary at jcleary@jccnj.org or 908-889-8800 x214. For more information about the JCC of Central NJ, please visit www.jccnj.org

Lifeguards and Swim Instructors (Part-time positions)

The JCC of Central NJ seeks qualified part-time lifeguards and swim instructors for August and Fall 2018.  Certification requirements:  current American Red Cross Lifeguarding and/ or Water Safety Instructor (WSI).  We are hiring mature and responsible lifeguards now for all shifts this fall - including days, evenings, weekends and “Early Bird” (Early Bird defined as weekdays 5:45 AM, $15/hour).  As an American Red Cross Learn-to-Swim Authorized Provider, we are also looking for energetic, experienced, Red Cross certified WSI’s to join our swim lesson teaching team.  We offer flexible scheduling, and competitive compensation.  To apply, please contact Kim Koza at kkoza@jccnj.org or 908-889-8800 x259.  For more information about the JCC of Central NJ, please visit  www.jccnj.org

JCC Fitness and Wellness Center Personal Trainer

The JCC of Central NJ seeks part-time evening and weekend certified personal trainers to join our team of fitness professionals. We have opportunities to work with a wide range of clients including seniors, teens, special needs populations and other populations. Trainers will need a professional attitude and a keen understanding of customer service.

Personal Trainers will:

  • Possess the ability to design individual and small group exercise programs tailored to the needs and attainable goals of specific clients
  • Execute individual fitness programs designed in a safe and effective way
  • Demonstrate a desire to help clients reach their fitness and wellness goals through appropriate cardiovascular, flexibility and resistance exercise
  • Proactively assist members with fitness equipment; train members in correct use of fitness equipment; correct members on use of fitness equipment as necessary
  • Represent the JCC and provide the highest quality of customer service to the individuals and groups with whom he/she comes into contact.
  • Utilize strong interpersonal skills with an eagerness to grow client base
  • Function as a strong team player

Minimum Qualifications:

  • CPR/AED Certification (American Red Cross or equivalent)
  • First Aid Certification (American Red Cross or equivalent)
  • Current and broad knowledge of fitness equipment and body mechanics
  • Strong customer service skills including an outgoing personality; a friendly disposition, self-confidence, and maturity
  • The ability to work a flexible schedule
  • The ability to maintain a healthy and neat appearance
  • Practical experience in the field
  • Current Personal Training Certification (nationally recognized and NCCA accredited) 

The JCC of Central NJ is an equal opportunity employer and seeks qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status, or sexual orientation.

The JCC of Central New Jersey has acquired software that enables staff to screen for individuals on the national and local sex offender registries.  Persons discovered to be on a sex offender registry will be barred from the JCC.  This includes but is not limited to membership, program participation, facility access, volunteer and employment opportunities.