Accommodation Relief Workers – Flexible Working

Contract: Accommodation Workers – Flexible Working
Pay: £11.11 per hour
Hours: Please indicate your availability on application. Shifts available are evenings, weekends and nights.
Location: Queen Ann House, Gonville Place, Cambridge CB1 1ND
Deadline: Ongoing
Interviews: TBC
Job Reference: AW-QAH

Flexible, Part Time Working – Various shifts available, evenings, weekends and nights!

We are recruiting Relief Accommodation Project Workers to join our growing team at Queen Anne House in Cambridge.

A rewarding role; working with, and supporting young people as they progress on their journey through YMCA.

About Us


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 bedsit style 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. Our aim is to ensure confidence is built and life skills are achieved, enabling a young person to achieve a positive move on when the time comes.

Queen Anne House is located in the centre of Cambridge by Parker’s Piece, easy to get to via public transport, or if you travel by car we have free onsite car parking too.


For our teams we will ensure our policies and procedures are truly inclusive and work to ensure our environment is a place where everyone can thrive.


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Job Role


Relief Accommodation Project Workers assist in the running of the residential areas of the project.

Ensuring a high level of working practice and maintaining high standards of supervision and support, in order to create a warm caring and homely atmosphere.

Various relief shifts are available, evenings, weekends and nights (on an as and when required basis). Many of our relief workers progress in their careers, applying for Full and Part Time contracted roles when opportunities arise.


Skills and Experience


In summary, successful applicants will have the following qualities:


  • Great interpersonal skills with the ability to deliver good face to face customer care
  • A good understanding of confidentiality
  • Ability to work in a non-judgemental and non-discriminatory way
  • Ability to interact with young people in a positive and confident manner
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Experience using computers
  • Sunny disposition
  • Be able to work as part of a team

Job Description


Please read the job description:


View Job Description

Accommodation Relief Project Worker Job Description (168KB, PDF)

Salary and Benefits


In return, we are offering £11.11 per hour with additional benefits including:


  • Free onsite car park – subject to available parking spaces
  • DBS Check Facilitated / Cost Paid
  • Induction programme and on the job training opportunities
  • Regular supervisions
  • Internal progression opportunities
  • Employee Assistance Programme

Closing Date


Whilst this is ongoing recruitment, we do shortlist applications on a regular basis, therefore early application is advised. We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy when roles are filled.

Contact Us


If you would like to discuss this role further, please contact; Andrew Wilbraham 01223 356998. Alternatively, email /


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Apply Now


Feel free to read our Application Guidance (243KB, PDF) before applying.


Complete online application


We would be grateful if you could also complete our Equality and Diversity Form.

If you are having trouble completing your online job application please contact and a member of our HR Team will be able to assist you.

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.