Join The Team

The Sioux YMCA is interested in hiring the finest role models to live in a Caring, Honest, Respectful and Responsible way while teaching life skills, being silly, and impacting the lives of each and every member, family and community we interact with.​ Are you a good candidate for the Sioux Y? If you want to make a difference...if you would like to make friends from around the world...if you want to be a part of traditions and innovations in excellence...if you would like to be in a beautiful location...if you would like the opportunity to grow personally and professionally...the answer is yes! All staff positions require a commitment to the core values of Caring, Honesty, Respect, and Responsibility, as well as a positive attitude, dedication and hard work, creativity and a determination to give 100% to the children and the job. 

Want to work at the Sioux Y?

Positions Available

  • Camp Director - Full Time - Plans and implements summer camp programming at our overnight site, Camp Marrowbone. In the off season this position will be in charge of planning the special events that the Sioux Y hosts throughout the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Reservation. 

  • Social Responsibility Officer Full Time - This position is responsible for designing and delivering outreach programs in remote communities on the Cheyenne River Reservation

  • Volunteer Coordinator - Full Time - This position is responsible for scheduling, programming, and being the point of contact for all Volunteer groups and individuals that come to the Sioux Y. They are also in charge of seeking out new volunteer groups. 

  • Sports Coordinator - Full Time - This individual is in charge of planning and implementing 8 week long progressive sports programs throughout the whole year for the youth during after school programing. 

  • Cook - Part Time - Provides healthy meals for the communities on the Cheyenne River Sioux Tribe Reservation, while sticking to guidelines set forth by sponsoring agencies (SFSP, CACFP, Meals on Wheels). This individual will also be responsible for keeping up with inventory, and cleanliness in their work area.

  • Drivers - Part Time - Responsible for delivering meals in a safe and timely manner to all the communities of the reservation. Must have a driver's license with a clean driving record.

Want a life changing opportunity at our YMCA?

It will be one of the most memorable and valuable experiences of your life. There are so many things about camp that will remain with you forever. Camp has an everlasting place in the hearts of all our staff and campers.

Working at camp is one of the most demanding and rewarding jobs you can ever have! Any job skill you want to learn or improve you can at camp. Enjoy the spirit, traditions and lifelong friendships while experiencing the culture and diversity of a staff from across the United States and around the world and of course, this unique area of South Dakota as well!

Positions for Summer 2022

  • Cabin Leader - Cabin Leaders are the primary caregivers for each camper. Responsibilities include planning, teaching, coordinating and carrying out activities, as well as guiding campers in their personal growth and daily living skills. Cabin Leaders must possess a desire and ability to work with a diverse population of children in the outdoors.

  • Girls Village Leader - Will directly supervise and aid Girls Cabin Leaders through evaluations and support where needed as well as assigning cabins. Village Leaders may be placed in cabins if required.

  • Teen Development Coordinator - Will oversee the Teen Program and work with Cabin Leaders to plan and implement all teen programming on and off campus.

  • Assistant Waterfront Director - Will be responsible, under the supervision of the Waterfront Director, for the instruction and implementation of all swimming activities. Must have current Lifeguard Certification.

  • Camp Cook - Will prepare 3 meals a day, as well as maintain a clean kitchen. The Cook will also be responsible for reporting when food needs to be ordered.

How to Apply

Click on the button for our summer application. Once completed, attach it in an email (or return it in person) to Andrew, our CEO at and we will get back to you shortly!



Contact our CEO: Andrew Corley


Y Phone: 605.365.5232

Camp Phone: 605.733.2652

Mailing Address:

PO BOX 218

Dupree, SD 57623