Youth Outreach Worker: Sports Development

At YMCA Humber we support young people through a range of youth work approaches, providing much needed group work, youth club activities and outreach intervention.
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We are currently expanding our youth and community provision and are seeking enthusiastic individuals who hold a Sports Coaching qualification. 

You will join our team as a Youth Outreach Worker, reporting in to the Head of Youth and Community Services, helping facilitate a range of outreach and centre-based work within the East Marsh of Grimsby and beyond.

Our weekly youth and wellbeing offering includes both daytime and evening sessions, education, physical activity, and traditional youth work, with a key focus upon sports and activities across all genres.  

With the ability to inspire, energise and motivate young people aged 5 – 18 years, you will create and maintain a safe, inclusive environment for everyone accessing YMCA Humber, and whilst working in partnership with young people, you will have the knowledge to understand their needs and tailor programmes accordingly.


Job Role Specification:

  • This key role works to a 20 hours per week permanent contract.
  • Working to a fluid rota which will include days, evenings, weekend, and bank holiday hours.
  • The ability to work flexibly is essential as service delivery will be managed over 7 days.
  • The base rate for this role will be £12.00 - £13.00 per hour (depending upon qualifications).

Due to the nature of the role, an enhanced DBS is required, and provided by YMCA Humber.


Contact Us:

If you are passionate about young people and their futures and hold a solid understanding of the values and principles of youth work. Have a confident, proactive, and empathetic approach and the experience to work within a variety of educational needs across all genres, we would love to hear from you.

To apply, please email your CV and covering letter to Ceinwen Fews, People and Policy Manager.

Closing date: 26th April 2024.