Assistant Accommodation Project Worker
|Contract:||Assistant Accommodation Project Worker|
|Location:||Queen Ann House, Gonville Place, Cambridge CB1 1ND|
|Pay:||£18,657 per year|
|Hours:||40 hours a week on a rota basis|
|Deadline:||29th October 2021|
Opportunity for a rewarding career, working full time Monday to Friday. Supporting Young People within our Accommodation project in Cambridge.
YMCA Trinity Group strives to create a fulfilling and enjoyable place to work; we know how staff & volunteers feel directly translates to the quality of service & care we give our clients, and we also recognise the crucial role each and every one of us plays in helping to fulfil our Mission.
Our Accommodation site in Cambridge has 80 rooms, providing a home for 16-25 year olds. We have a fantastic team of accommodation workers, providing ongoing support and encouragement to the young people living at Queen Anne House, which is located in the centre of Cambridge by Parkers Piece, easy to get to via public transport, or if you travel by car we have free onsite car parking too.
We are recruiting an Assistant Accommodation Project Worker to work full-time within our Accommodation Team based in Cambridge.
This is an opportunity to work with and support young people to develop socially, personally, and holistically building their confidence and independence.
We focus on a strength-based approach to our work. Working with young people to develop individualised support planes co-produced with each young person and centred around their needs, expectations, and goals.
This role will include working a 7-day week rota, with two consecutive days off either during the week or at the weekend.
Skills and Experience
In summary, the successful applicant will have the following qualities:
- Ability to adjust to reactive working environment
- Good listener and able to show empathy
- Be a team player
- Excellent communication skills
YMCA Trinity Group is made up of over 500 staff and volunteers, many progress in their careers applying for Full or Part Time contracted roles when opportunities arise.
Please read the job description:
Salary and Benefits
Our Assistant Accommodation Project Workers earn £18,657 per year. Additional benefits we offer include:
- 5 weeks holiday plus public holiday allowance
- Free use of the YMCA Gym at Queen Anne House
- Free onsite car park – subject to available parking spaces
- Competitive rates of pay and pension
- DBS Check Facilitated / Cost Paid
- Induction programme and on the job training opportunities
- Regular supervisions
- Internal progression opportunities
- Employee Assistance Programme
Feel free to read our Application Guidance (243KB, PDF) before applying.
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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.