Job Title: Accommodation and Support Worker (3 month fixed term)

Place of Work: YMCA Bournemouth
Location of Work: Bournemouth
Salary: Salary: YMCA Bournemouth Grade 5 16,549 - 22,510 per annum, dependent on experience and qualifications.

The position is offered as: Full-time  Temporary

Details of Hours / Contract Length: This vacancy is for 40 hours per week by shifts Monday to Sunday. There will be the need to work unsociable hours whilst working on a rota, including occasional on-call hours. This will be a 3 month fixed term contract.

Description of Vacancy:
YMCA Bournemouth has 108 hostel and move on spaces in Bournemouth and Poole. An opportunity has arisen for a temporary position of Accommodation and Support Worker, starting at the beginning of February 2019 and finishing at the end of April 2019. A relevant qualification would be desirable, as would previous experience working in a supported housing setting or with homelessness. Experience with clients with mental health or drug and alcohol issues would also be an advantage.
As well as holding a portfolio of key work clients, the postholder will be expected to work as part of a team of Support Workers running a busy hostel and move on service. This is a fantastic opportunity for the right candidate to work in an organisation that really values its staff and to carry out a worthwhile and satisfying role.

To apply for the above vacancy please find below the contact details - please do not apply to Bournemouth Council for Voluntary Services

Contact Details:

Closing date for applications (on YMCA Bournemouth application forms) is 9 a.m. on Friday, 18 January, 2019. Interviews to be held on 23 January, 2019 at Delta House. YMCA Bournemouth undertakes to pay all staff aged 21 and over at least the National Living Wage. Employment will be subject to satisfactory references and a Disclosure and Barring Service Check. All applications must be on YMCA Bournemouth application forms, so please complete the documents from our website: and send either via email to, or by post to Sarah Barrett, YMCA Bournemouth, 56 Westover Road, Bournemouth BH1 2BS. If you have no access to computers or printers, please email or call 01202 254890 to receive your application package.

Tel: 01202 290451
Closing Date: 18/01/2019