Empowering our employees

Looking for a rewarding career with a chance to make a difference in the lives of Sioux Falls kids and families? Then EmBe may be the place for you. Since 1921, EmBe (formerly YWCA) has been at the forefront of social change, dedicated to programming that encourages health, wellness and equality for women, children and families of all races and economic backgrounds.

At EmBe, our goal is to attract, retain, and develop the best employees possible. We empower employees to make a difference and to touch the lives of others in the community every day. Whether you are a seasoned professional or fresh out of school, EmBe offers a variety of careers that will inspire and challenge you.

EmBe is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) and does not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, veteran or disabled status, or any other protected class.

EmBe proudly offers the following benefits to all employees who work 6+ hours per day:

Health insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, life insurance, short term disability, flexible spending accounts, 401k with company match, supplemental insurance, childcare and program discounts, tuition reimbursement, referral bonuses, free parking, vacation and sick time and paid holidays.


Should you have any questions, need reasonable accommodations when completing the application form or during the selection process, contact Human Resources:
Bailey Sprinkel at (605) 681-8346.

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Administrative / Management Hours Branch Position Type
Donor Engagement and Events Coordinator 8am - 5pm Downtown Full Time
Executive Director of Childcare and School Age Care 8am - 5pm Downtown Exempt
Aquatics Hours Branch Position Type
Lifeguard/Water Safety Instructor Variable Downtown Part Time
Childcare Hours Branch Position Type
Assistant Teacher – Closer Variable Downtown Full Time or Part Time
Explorers (toddler) Lead Teacher 7:15 - 4:15 South Full Time
Infants Assistant Teacher Variable South Full-Time
Inventors (4 yr olds) Lead Teacher 7:30 - 4:30 South Full-Time
KinderCollege Assistant Teacher Variable South Full Time or Part Time
Preschool Assistant Teacher Variable Downtown or South Full Time or Part Time
School Age Care Assistant: Mitchell Variable Mitchell Part Time
School Age Care Site Coordinator Variable Harrisburg Full Time
School Aged Care Assistant Teacher Variable EmBe South Full Time or Part Time
Substitute Childcare Teacher Variable hours between 6am-6pm As Needed
Toddlers Assistant Teacher 8:30 am-5:30 pm Downtown or South Full Time and Part Time
Transitions Assistant Teacher 8:15 - 5:45 Downtown or South Full Time
Two’s Assistant Teacher Variable Downtown or South Full and Part Time
Facilities / Maintenance Hours Branch Position Type
PRN Childcare Bus Driver PRN, As Needed South As Needed
Van Driver 7:00 am-8:30am AND 2:00 pm-3:30 pm South Part Time
Internships – Non-paid Hours Branch Position Type
Administrative Support Downtown Internship
Marketing (Girls on the Run®) Downtown Internship

For more information:
Human Resources
Bailey Sprinkel
300 West 11th Street
Sioux Falls, SD 57104-6306
Phone: (605) 681-8346
Email: bsprinkel@embe.org