All young people have huge potential, but many struggle to achieve it because they lack the resources or self-belief; or an example to inspire them. Could you coach, challenge and inspire a young person to make the most of their future?

Working at YMCA Mendip & South Somerset is an opportunity to be a part of an organisation which is challenging, innovative, rewarding and fun! People choose to work at YMCA because they want to make a difference in the lives of young people.

We place young people at the heart of all we do and are committed to building an organisation that is responsive to the needs of young people and our stakeholders. By supporting our staff and volunteers to develop their talent and ideas, together we can make a difference. If you are passionate about helping young people and have skills to offer, we look forward to receiving your application.

YMCA Mendip & South Somerset is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable groups and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. For more information, please contact recruitment@mendipymca.org.uk

Please note, some of our posts will require a DBS check; please check this requirement when applying for any of our vacancies.

For vacancies across YMCA Mendip & South Somerset, please refer to our current vacancies below.

Want to change the future?

All young people have huge potential but many struggle to achieve it because they lack the resources or self- belief or an example to inspire them. Could you coach, challenge and inspire a young person to make the most of their future?

If you think you might have what it takes to work alongside young people in housing,  helping them to raise their aspirations , develop new skills and take up opportunities – and you’d like a job where no two days are the same -then we’d love to hear from you!

A background in Youth Work, community education,  teaching, counselling or supported housing can be really helpful but most important is creativity, energy , determination and an ability to relate positively to vulnerable and sometimes challenging young people.

We currently have the following vacancy:

P2I Night Support Worker:

Location: Yeovil, Hillside project

Fixed term until 30th September 2021

  • Waking support work hours:
    Mon-Fri 9pm to 11:30pm
  • Sat and Sun 6pm to 11:30pm
  • Sleeping Night work hours:
    11:30pm to 6am

2 nights per week

  • Waking support hours at standard P2i Support Worker rate (£10.46 per hour)
  • Sleeping night work hours at a standard rate of £54.00 per night

The post holder will:

  • be prepared to undergo an Enhanced DBS
  • be able to respect the Christian ethos of the YMCA and uphold its values.

If you would like to apply, you will need to fill out one of our application forms, as we unfortunately do not accept CV’s. To apply, please click on the link below:

https://ymcabrunelgroupmendip.peoplehr.net/Pages/JobBoard/Opening.aspx?v=52712eca-17cb-453d-9386-73f5e25eeb72#

If you would like to have a chat about the role, please contact Vanessa by phone: 01749679553.