Area Accommodation Manager

Location Flexible location, can be located at Queen Anne House in Cambridge CB1 1ND,
The Cresset, Bretton, Peterborough PE3 8DX
Wellington Street, Ipswich IP1 2NU
Pay £33,294 per year
Hours 40 hours per week Monday to Friday, some work outside of these hours may be required
Closing date 29th May


Job role


We are looking for an organised and motivated Area Manager to join our accommodation team, to oversee a range of accommodation based services.


This is a fantastic opportunity for an innovative and effective manager to play a crucial role in influencing and developing our accommodation services.

The role requires creative joint working with local authorities, community based services, our staff and residents to ensure that support is personalised, effective and measurable.

You will ensure the teams are effective in reducing arrears, maximising income, and increasing move on towards independence and that the environment is safe, healthy, and reflective of our ethos.

You will be responsible for the performance against contract requirements and monitoring and reporting to funders on our success in meeting our targets. This will require you to be outcome focused and able to foster a culture of high performance and continual striving to improve upon successes throughout your teams.


You’ll be:

  • A decisive and effective leader.
  • An excellent communicator able to form and maintain effective working relationships with our stakeholders.
  • Organised and able to oversee the operations across a range of services.
  • Able to directly manage staff, and oversee the management of others in line with YMCA Trinity Group policies.
  • Able to oversee the financial management of services.


Days and hours


This role is 40 hours per week Monday to Friday, some work outside of these hours may be required according to the needs of the business.


Salary and benefits


In return we are offering a salary of £33,294 per year, additional benefits we offer are:


  • 27 days holiday per year plus public holidays
  • Free onsite car parking
  • Flexible working
  • Pension
  • Free use of our YMCA Trinity Group Gyms
  • Employee Assistance Programme


Closing date


The closing date for applications is Friday 29 May 2020 at 5.00pm. Interviews to be arranged for week commencing 8 June 2020.


Contact us


If you are interested and would like to know more, please contact our Accommodation Director: or call 01733 373179. Alternatively, email


Apply now


For more information please see the Job Description (287KB, PDF) and our application guidance (243KB, PDF).



Alternatively, you can download and complete a word version of the application form (113KB, Word).

We would be grateful if you could also complete our Equality and Diversity Form (109KB, Word).

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.