Y-Start | Gain skills and qualifications while volunteering

  • Do you want to gain skills in working with customers in a business environment and working within a team?
  • Do you want to make yourself more attractive to a potential employer?
  • Do you want to get some qualifications?

If yes, then join our Y-Start programme!

We can offer you on-the-job training and mentoring here at the YMCA across areas including; business administration, sites and leisure facility work, customer services and more.

This will also include formal qualifications and training in areas such as;

  • Safeguarding young people
  • Health & Safety
  • First Aid
  • Equality & Diversity
  • Fire awareness
  • CV writing

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This is a volunteering opportunity to work at YMCA Plymouth, Honicknowle Lane, Plymouth. We are a thriving and busy charity offering many sports opportunities and activities for all age groups. Working with us you will get to meet many people and see many different situations all of which would be great for your CV when applying for jobs.

If you are interested please complete the application form below or email Vic Hibbert (Human Resources Business Partner) at vic.h@ymcaplymouth.org.uk

Please note opportunities are limited and selection will be by interview

Working at YMCA Plymouth involves working alongside young people and vulnerable adults and we view our responsibility to safeguard them as a high priority.  We will therefore undertake a rigid checking process prior to any work being commenced.