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Current recruitment

Our current vacancies are listed below based on job type. As part of the recruitment process, all employees undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check to the enhanced level.

For information regarding each vacancy, please see the relevant tab below. If the online application portal is unavailable, please print off, complete and return the application form. For further information, contact our Human Resources Department on 01489 785228 or email recruitment@ymca-fg.org stating the post you are interested in.

Keep in touch

If you would like to work for us but there isn’t a suitable role currently available, contact us on recruitment@ymca-fg.org with your details and the type of role you are looking for. We will then be in touch if we are looking to recruit for your preferred area. Alternatively, please revisit this page for the latest vacancies or follow us on our social media.

The YMCA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Successful applicants are subject to references and an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Youth Worker (ref 462) / YMCA Winchester / £10,080 – £10,640 per annum / 21 hours per week

Would you like to develop and run a range of youth services for local Churches in Kings Worthy and Kings Somborne areas? Are you able to provide a listening ear to young people? Working in partnership with St Mary’s Church (2 days a week), you will be able to relate to young people with different needs, plan exciting activities that encourage interest and stimulate growth of the Christian faith. You will also work towards attracting a diverse range of young people and the wider community of Winchester, utilising our hub at St Johns House in the heart of Winchester. You will be working Fridays 2.30pm – 9.30pm, alternate Sundays and another day of your choice. Our ideal person will have proven experience in Youth Work – delivering/leading youth programmes, a practicing Christian and have your own transport. For further information read the recruitment pack  and click to apply online.

Closing date 27th April 2015

The YMCA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Successful applicants are subject to references and an enhanced DBS disclosure.

If you hold a level 3 qualification in Childcare (or above) the minimum starting salary is £14,000 per annum for all of our childcare/early years roles.

Do you enjoy inspiring young children to learn through play, being active and exciting in all you do? Do you want to work within an exciting and active environment? We have the following opening, please click on the job title for the recruitment pack and click to apply online

Nursery Nurse (ref 401) / YMCA Portsea / £13,000 – £16,000 / 37.5 hours per week – closing date 19th April 2015

Room Leader (ref 464)) / YMCA Newport / £16,000 – £19,000 per annum / 37.5 hours per week – closing date 19th April 2015

The YMCA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Successful applicants are subject to references and an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Basingstoke Holiday Schemes

Daycamp Group Leader (ref 452) / YMCA Basingstoke / £6.75 – £8.20 per hour

If you are a welcoming and caring person, and want to provide exciting activities and experiences for children and young people, this could be the job for you. You will be joining a new and innovative Daycamp programme as a group leader. You will need enthusiasm and imagination to welcome and provide an amazing experience for the children and to follow the programme and know what activities you are doing for the whole day. You will also be trained in a variety of activities, as well as group games, take children to the toilet, supervise lunch, help children make friends, support children on activities, have your face painted, wear silly outfits, sing lots of songs, help sort out arguments, generally welcome, care for and inspire the children. AND HAVE FUN. For more information please read the recruitment pack and click to apply online.

Closing date 26th April 2015

Daycamp Leaders (ref 451) / YMCA Basingstoke / £6.50 per hour

For our Daycamp Work to deliver fantastic experiences across Basingstoke, we want new Daycamp Leaders/Playworkers to join the team in delivering exciting activities and challenges to the children who access our services. You will be running activities, helping to set up and clear up the sessions, and assisting the Daycamp Group Leaders in caring for the children. Ideally you will have or working towards, a playwork or childcare related qualification. For more information please read the recruitment pack and click to apply online.

Closing date 26th April 2015

Fairthorne Manor Holiday Schemes

If you are an inspirational leader and want to provide experiences for young children in an amazing outdoor setting this could be the job for you. We have the following 2 openings for you to joining our successful Daycamp programme.

Big Day Team Leader (ref 453) / YMCA Fairthorne Manor / £8.20 per hour

You will have day to day responsibility for both the staff and children within Big Day, which is an extension of our Daycamps programme both at the beginning and end of each day. Big Day provides activities and meals between 07.45am – 09.30am and 3.30pm – 6.00pm (7pm on Thursdays during summer), for children aged 4-16. You will lead in the organisation of the age group including managing a team of around 10 staff, completing administration paperwork, i.e. daily registers, health & safety documents, behaviour management, preparing and resourcing a programme of activities and ensuring the consistent pastoral care for all children. You will need enthusiasm and imagination to welcome and provide an amazing experience for the children. You will have previous experience of leading a team in a child centred setting.  For more information please read the recruitment pack  and click to apply online.

Closing date 4th May 2015

Holiday Club  Team Leader (ref 454) / YMCA Fairthorne Manor / £8.20 per hour / Holiday Employment 

You will have day to day responsibility for both the staff and children within Holiday Club. You will lead in the organisation of the age group including managing a team of around 15 staff, completing administration paperwork, i.e. daily registers, health & safety and EYFS documents, behaviour management, preparing and resourcing activities and ensuring the consistent pastoral care for children aged 4-7. You will also be trained in a variety of activities including Obstacle Course, Aqua Slide and Deb Building, as well as group games. You will need enthusiasm and imagination to welcome and provide an amazing experience for the children. You will hold a level 3 qualification in either Childcare or Playwork, or a teaching qualification and have experience of leading a team in a child centred centre.  For more information please read the recruitment pack and click to apply online.

Closing date 4th May 2015

The YMCA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Successful applicants are subject to references and an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Sales & Marketing Manager (ref 469) / YMCA Fairthorne Manor / £30,000 – £32,000 per annum / 40 hours per week

In this exciting role you will lead and inspire your team to focus on extending our reach and building our YMCA Community, improving the lives of children, young people and their families. You will use your skills and previous experience to develop and implement the organisation sales and marketing strategy, ensuring the YMCA Fairthorne Group retains its status as a leading community charity. For more information please read the recruitment pack and click to apply online.

Closing date 3rd May 2015

Bookings Administrator x 2 (ref 468) / YMCA Fairthorne Manor / £14,625 per annum / 37.5 hours per week

We are currently looking for 2 enthusiastic people to join our busy Sales & Marketing Team working at YMCA Fairthorne Manor, near Botley until the end of August 2015. Ideally you’ll have excellent customer service skills, be IT literate, able to retain lots of information and have experience of a busy office environment. For more information, see our recruitment pack  and apply online.

Closing date 27th April 2015

Community Co-ordinator (ref 457) / YMCA Fairthorne Manor / 37.5 hours per week / £20,000 – £22,000 per annum

At the YMCA, we are changing how we see the world and placing a strong emphasis on our community of families who are members of the YMCA. Our exciting new Community Co-ordinator role will spearhead the inspiring changes we have planned.  You will organise activities and programmes that are for “The YMCA Community”, including our popular family festival camping weekends and members events. This is a demanding, yet rewarding, role. You will need experience of designing and delivering exciting community programmes and events, be able to manage resources and budgets and have experience of managing or mentoring staff. If you are energetic, pragmatic and have a real passion for people this is a perfect opportunity. For further information please read the recruitment pack and click to apply for this exceptional opportunity.

Closing date 4th May 2015 / Interviews to be held on 11th May 2015

The YMCA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Successful applicants are subject to references and an enhanced DBS disclosure.

 

Housing Officer (Weekend) (ref 465) / YMCA Basingstoke / £6,240 per annum / 16 hours per week

Are you passionate about delivering the best possible outcomes for young people? We currently house 83 young people from challenging backgrounds and help them become confident and independent members of the community. You will be responsible for providing weekend housing related support and security between 10am – 6pm and covering night shifts (when needed). You will monitor and respond to any incidents that compromise the safety, security and well-being of our tenants, visitors and staff. You will have experience of working with challenging behaviour and individuals, understanding of risk assessments and issues facing young people. For information please read the recruitment pack and click to apply online.

Closing date 5th May 2015

The YMCA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Successful applicants are subject to references and an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Chef, Maternity Cover (ref 417) / YMCA Fairthorne Manor / £14,625 – £18,525 per annum / 37.5 hours per week

You will share the lead for the preparation, cooking and service of food at Fairthorne Manor. You will also be responsible for the daily supervision of the kitchen to our standards. You will have a passion for cooking and be willing to share your knowledge and experience with the apprentices. This is to cover a period of maternity leave between April 2015 – 31 January 2016. We are able to provide you with straight shifts, with planned weekends off and guaranteed 10 days off at Christmas.  For information please read the recruitment pack  and click to apply online.

Closing date 12th April 2015

Apprentice Chef (ref 415)/ YMCA Fairthorne Manor / £5,323.50 per annum / 37.5 hours per week

Are you looking at starting your career in catering? We are able to offer 6 apprenticeship placements for keen and dedicated chefs, wanting to work towards their Professional Cookery level 2 qualification. You will get on the job training, 1 day a week at college and support from a friendly and energetic team. You will assist in the preparation, cooking and service of food on site. We are able to provide straight shifts, with planned weekends off and guaranteed ten days off at Christmas. For information please read the 415 recruitment pack and click to apply online.

Closing date 12th April 2015