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Careers

For the latest vacancies within YMCA Humber please bookmark this page to your web browser. As a Christian based organisation, you should be able to respect the Christian ethos of the YMCA and uphold its values. You can apply by downloading the relevant document and sending it to the email address that is provided. If you are not contacted within four weeks of the closing date of the vacancy you have applied for then please consider your application unsuccessful. We are always looking for relief staff to add to our bank of relief workers. If you are interested in joining YMCA Humber, please use the contact details below.


Coach (part time)

YMCA Humber is a charitable organisation affiliated to the YMCA Federation in YMCA England and Wales. The YMCA works in the following areas;

  • Training and Education,
  • Support and Advice,
  • Accommodation,
  •  Family Work,
  • Health and Wellbeing.

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic, creative and motivated person to work alongside our residents at our Peaks Lane supported housing hostel in Grimsby. As a local YMCA we seek to support our residents into suitable volunteering, training and employment opportunities whilst providing day-to-day life coaching support within our accommodation projects.  We are looking for flexible candidates with good IT skills to join our accommodation team to work a variety of shifts including night shifts, based on a communicated 5-week rolling rota, outlined as follows:

Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat Sun
Week 1 night night night
Week 2 early early
Week 3 late early
Week 4 early early early
Week 5 late late late

 

Shifts
Early 06:45 – 15:00
Late 14:45 – 23:00
Night 22:45 – 07:00

 

You will work alongside residents offering support based on life coaching and asset-based principals, using skills such as active listening, positive questioning whilst enabling residents to meet their aspirations such as being healthy, managing finances and preparation for living more independently. An understanding of asset-based approaches to support and experience in working with people in vulnerable circumstances would be advantageous.

A methodical, well organised and positive approach to your workload is essential. Knowledge of the homelessness sector, social housing, the welfare benefit system and the ability to keep comprehensive records is very desirable. People with a positive attitude towards young people and a non-judgmental approach are highly valued at YMCA Humber. If you have the determination to succeed, we will provide a wonderful diverse work environment and opportunities to develop.

YMCA Humber is positive about employing disabled people.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please find the job description attached and application. For more details on the role, please call Andrew Hornsby on (01472) 359621. Applications should be sent to Andrew.Hornsby@ymca-humber.com.

Salary: £8.87/hour (£9.36/hour night rate) at 20.8hrs/wk.

The deadline for applicants is midday on Monday 18th June, with interviews taking place on Thursday 21st June. 

Job Description

Application Form


Multi-skilled Maintenance Officer

YMCA Humber is a charitable organisation affiliated to the YMCA federation in England and Wales. The YMCA works in the following areas;

  • Training and Education,
  • Support and Advice,
  • Accommodation,
  • Family Work,
  • Health and Wellbeing.

We are seeking to recruit a Maintenance Operative as part of our busy maintenance team. As a multi-skilled, maintenance person you will work as part of a small team to carry out responsive repairs, planned maintenance and any required improvements within our supported accommodation buildings. With the ability to undertake minor repairs, you will need skills in plumbing, carpentry, plastering and decorating. More specifically, you will have completed a recognised apprenticeship or equivalent and/or a minimum of NVQ level 2 within Carpentry/Joinery or its equivalent, i.e. relevant City and Guilds Basic Craft Certificate.

You will be responsible for creating welcoming spaces and maintaining high standards within our buildings. We believe that how we care for our buildings is integral to our clients’ well-being and experience of the accommodation and support we offer.

In addition to these practical skills you will need a positive attitude and good interpersonal skills as your role will involve interacting with the diverse range of young people we support, including some with complex emotional and behavioural needs.

A full UK driving licence is essential as is the ability to be flexible in working to meet our organisational needs.

Due to the nature of our client group, an Enhanced DBS check is required for this post.

YMCA Humber is committed to the fair treatment of its staff, potential staff and users of its services, regardless of race, gender, religion, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependants, age, physical/mental disability or offending background.

Full time permanent (40 hours), £18,500 per annum.

If you are interested in applying for this role, please find the job description and application below. For more details, please contact Chris McAleese on (01472) 359 621. Applications must be sent to chris.mcaleese@ymca-humber.com

Job Description

Application Form


Relief Support Worker

Working hours: We have a variety of shifts available at both of our largest accommodation sites including days, evening and night shifts. We promote flexible working arrangements providing the requirements of the Association are being met. Please enquire for specific shift times.

We are looking for flexible individuals with good communication skills to join our list of relief support worker staff to work mornings, evenings and through the night. You will engage with our residents to provide informal support, offering practical advice on issues like health, personal leadership & employability. We are looking for candidates who can work flexibly, with a positive approach to work and the ability to motivate residents to make positive changes in their lives. In return we provide a diverse work environment and opportunities to progress.

An Enhanced DBS check is required for this post and successful applicants will be contacted directly with regards to attending an interview.

YMCA Humber is positive about employing disabled people.

As a Christian based organisation, you should be able to respect the Christian ethos of the YMCA and uphold its values.

Charity No. 1058613 | RSL No. LH 4152

To apply or for further information, please download the documents below.

For more information on the post or the requirements needed, please contact Andrew Hornsby, Accommodation Manager on (01472) 359621.

Job Description

Application Form


Casual Media Support Volunteers

YMCA Humber is a charitable organisation that is keen to support and develop the talents of young people through its volunteering programme.

The Association would therefore like to offer a casual volunteering opportunity to young people with aspirations of working in the media industry, either in journalism, photography or filming.

So, if you’re a budding media professional and would like the opportunity to develop a portfolio of work through volunteering in a charitable organisation with a track record of supporting volunteers don’t hesitate to get in touch.

Applicants will need to be able to provide evidence of their learning in the area they would like to volunteer, have access to transport in and around the Grimsby area, and if interested in volunteering in photography or film, ideally have their own equipment.

A volunteer will also be required to undergo full Disclosure and Barring Service checks before commencing any media work with the Association.

If you are interested in applying for this volunteer opportunity you will need to complete and return an expression of interest form, which you can get by contacting Alan Burley on (01472) 359 621 or emailing alan.burley@ymca-humber.com.

If you would like more information about the opportunity please contact Leanne Kennedy, Events and Marketing Assistant on (01472) 359 621.