YMCA Sessional Trainers

Pay £30 per hour (Self Employed), £26 per hour (Employed)
Hours Sessional Hours
Deadline Ongoing recruitment (Please note that we reserve the right to withdraw this advert at any time)
Interviews TBA


Job Role

We are looking for people to join our team of Sessional Trainers who provide teachers, staff, parents and students with Health & Wellbeing training or presentations.


You will assist in the monitoring of exciting training sessions that will accommodate all learning styles and deliver pre-written training as and when required on a sessional or self employed basis.  Training Sessions tend to be 2hrs each held during the school day or after-school.  You also have the option to deliver full day or 3 day courses.


You should have the following qualities:

  • Previous experience of working with young people and delivering   mental health services
  • A relevant qualification (ideally a Play/Art Therapist or Counsellor on a register accredited by the Professional Standards Authority)
  • Experience of delivering training or presentation to adults and
    young people
  • Be able to deliver a range of subjects which include; Mental Health Awareness, Anxiety & Depression, Self Harm, Building Resilience, Substance Misuse, Risk Taking Behaviour, Body Image, Sexual Health, Mentoring Skills and Managing Challenging Behaviour
  • Be able to deliver student workshops or assemblies
  • Be able to travel independently
  • Demonstrate a commitment to continued CPD


In return we can offer;

  • £30 per hour (Self Employed), £26 per hour (Employed)
  • Access to training opportunities and peer support
  • Resources to deliver training
  • Management support

For further information please see the Job Description.

This is an ongoing recruitment process, but early application will give greater access to work opportunities.
To receive a Word version of the application pack for this vacancy please email lisa.smith@ymcatrinity.org.uk