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IT Career Training as Benefit to a Job with the Y

YMCA of Greater Kansas City
September 21, 2021
SnapITSolutions partners with YMCA

Earn While You Learn – A Job with Y Club Could Lead to a New Career in IT

The YMCA of Greater Kansas City and SnapIT are partnering to offer IT education opportunities to those working in the Y’s Before and After
School Y Club programs.

This partnership between the YMCA and SnapIT now makes it possible for those working for the Y’s Youth Development Services, supporting kids in elementary schools throughout the metro, to access training through SnapIT to help become career-ready for high-demand IT jobs while they work for the Y.

SnapIT classes will be offered between morning and afternoon Y Club shifts, during evenings and on-demand. Benefits include:

  • Cost-free Tech Training for Before and After School Y Club associates hired on or after September 30, 2021. (Up to the first 50 associates.) 
  • Part-time IT apprenticeships available while still working for the Y
  • Free laptops

Getting the right training for high-demand IT Jobs, with IT jobs starting at $38,000, can now be achieved while working for the Y.  This partnership prepares people for the jobs of today and tomorrow in roles such as:

  • IT Support Services
  • Project Management
  • Software Development - Java, C+, JavaScript
  • Cyber Networking and Security
  • Salesforce

A Great Job and Career Training Together

Youth Development jobs with the Y offer fulfilling roles as youth leaders, providing mentoring and supportive care for the children in Greater Kansas City, as well as a needed and valued service for parents and families.  Working with Y Club provides the flexibility to work in Before and After care roles that allow time to attend trainings around shifts.

This opportunity is ideal for people looking for a career change and not currently planning to attend college or vocational school, but would like to be on the fast track to learning skills for a career in IT. Don’t miss an opportunity to get paid to provide a needed and fulfilling role with the Y while also earning the skills you need to build a career.

If you would like more information on open positions with the YMCA’s Y Club that qualify to access the SnapIT training services, simply complete our Interest Form and we’ll reach out to you immediately.