Assistant Accommodation Project Worker (Weekends)

Pay £8.78 per hour
Location We have vacancies at two sites in Ipswich:
Wellington Street IP1 2NU
Gibson Lodge IP3 9RW
Please specify which location you are applying for.
Hours Various weekend shifts on Saturdays and / or Sundays, on a permanent contract basis.
Deadline 27th September
Interviews 4th October


Job Role

Assistant Accommodation Project Workers assist and interact with our residents to ensure they have the basic life skills to enable them to develop the necessary skills to support a successful resettlement. They are required to encourage an appropriate standard of behaviour in order to support a warm, clean and homely environment.


Successful candidates should have the following qualities:

  • The ability to interact with young people in a positive and confident manner
  • Be able to assist with basic life skills
  • The ability to communicate clearly and appropriately, face to face or on the telephone, with people from a wide range of social and cultural backgrounds


Various shift patterns are available on Saturdays and / or Sundays on a permanent contract basis.

We are also advertising for relief Accommodation Project workers for weekend shifts, please see the website for details.

If you are interested and would like to know more, please feel free to get in touch for an informal chat about this role. Contact our Accommodation Manager, Tash Wightman on 01473 372490  or email


The Salary for this role is £8.78 per hour and additional Benefits we offer are:


  • 5 weeks holiday plus Public Holidays (Pro-Rata for Part Time Staff)
  • Free use of The Wellington Street Gym
  • Competitive rates of pay and pension
  • DBS Cost Paid
  • Induction Programme and on the job Training Opportunities
  • Regular Supervisions
  • Internal progression opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme


The Closing Date for this vacancy is 27th September 2019 with interviews to be arranged for 4th October 2019


For more information please see the Job Description.

To apply, please see our Application Guidance, complete an Application Form and an Equality and Diversity Form.

Please forward to or by post to:

YMCA Trinity Group
Rightwell East
PE3 8DX.



YMCA Trinity Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expects all staff to share this commitment