Jobs & Volunteering

Current Vacancies


Leisure Assistant

2 x 16 hours at Torpoint & Rame Community Sports Centre

YMCA Plymouth currently requires two Leisure Assistants to work at the above centre. This role is primarily weekend working but other hours will be required across the week. This will require good flexibility. Immediate start available subject to successful DBS check & two references.

The salary will be the national minimum wage applicable to the age of the successful applicants.

This is initially a 12 month fixed contract role with the possibility of extending that contract or permanency.

The role is based in our Torpoint facility. More details can be obtained by contacting the Centre Manager, Karl Curtis on 01752-815172.

Please see the full Job Description for more information. If you feel you are the right person to join our team, please download and complete the application form below:

Application Form (PDF)

Application Form (Word)

This should then be submitted together with your CV to Vic Hibbert, Human Resources Business Partner at: 

vic.h@ymcaplymouth.org.uk

The closing date for these vacancies is: Sunday 13th June 2021

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 employment being commenced.


Receptionist

At YMCA Plymouth, Kitto Centre, Honicknowle Lane, Plymouth, PL5 3NG

This post is 17.5 hours a week with the possibility of additional hours for holiday and sickness cover and will be a fixed term contract of 12-months with a possibility of extension to that period or permanency. A 6-month probationary period will apply.
This will be a flexible work pattern to include days, evenings, weekends and bank holidays. This will be discussed at interview.

The current hourly rate is £8.91 per hour.

Duties will include acting as a focal point for centre users, dealing with enquiries face to face and by phone and e-mail. This role will also include dealing with bookings. This will involve handling cash and undertaking other administrative duties as directed.
The successful applicant will need to be able to work unsupervised and previous experience in a receptionist role would be an advantage.

The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check and two satisfactory references will also be required.

Please see the Job Description for more information. If you feel you are the right person to join our team, please download and complete the application form below:

Application Form (PDF)Application Form (Word)

This should then be submitted together with your CV to Vic Hibbert, Human Resources Business Partner at:

vic.h@ymcaplymouth.org.uk

For additional information regarding the post please contact: Stacey Ferris (Health & Wellbeing Manager) on 01752-201918

Closing date for applications will be: Tuesday 15th June 2021
A sift if required will take place on: Wednesday 16th June 2021
Interviews will take place at YMCA Plymouth on: Wednesday 23rd June 2021

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 employment being commenced.


Fundraising & Events Lead

At YMCA Plymouth, Kitto Centre, Honicknowle Lane, Plymouth, PL5 3NG

Are you a great salesperson? Can you establish a successful fundraising structure? Do you love fundraising? Can you network?

Are you basically one of life’s “doers”?

If you have any or all these qualities, we have a great opportunity for you.

YMCA Plymouth is a charity that supports children, young people and families.

We are looking for a dynamic and creative individual to join the business development team as its Fundraising and Events Lead.

You will need to be IT literate with extensive social media awareness, preferably have at least 2 years’ experience within either sales or fundraising and be able to multitask a varied workload. This role will be challenging and varied, so to have flexibility and adaptability will be a must.

The position will be full time and will incorporate evening and weekend work.

What we offer:

  • Salary range £20,000 – £23,000
  • Employee assistance and healthcare package
  • Free gym membership
  • Statutory holiday allowance
  • Great working environment

Please see the full Job Description for more information.

If you feel that you are able to make a difference with us and support the work that the Charity does, please download and complete the application form below:

Application Form (PDF)
Application Form (Word)

This should then be submitted together with your CV to Vic Hibbert, Human Resources Business Partner at: 

vic.h@ymcaplymouth.org.uk

If you wish to discuss the position further please contact Lee Abbas, Business Development & Marketing Manager on 01752-201918

The closing date for applications will be: Sunday 20th June 2021

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 employment being commenced.


Casual Leisure Assistant

At YMCA Plymouth, Kitto Centre, Honicknowle Lane, Plymouth, PL5 3NG

YMCA Plymouth currently requires a casual Leisure Assistant to work at the above centre. This role is primarily weekend working as cover for sickness and annual leave absences, but other hours might be available across the week. This will require good flexibility.

The salary will be the national minimum wage applicable to the age of the successful applicant.

This is a zero-hours contract as there is no guarantee of hours.

Please see the Job Description for more information. If you feel you are the right person to join our team, please download and complete the application form below:

Application Form (PDF)
Application Form (Word)

This should then be submitted together with your CV to Vic Hibbert, Human Resources Business Partner at:

vic.h@ymcaplymouth.org.uk

For additional information regarding the post please contact: Stacey Ferris (Health & Wellbeing Manager) on 01752-201918

The closing date for this vacancy is: 20th June 2021

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 employment being commenced.


Volunteering

There are a wide range of volunteering opportunities at YMCA Plymouth, if you’re keen to lend a hand then we want to hear from you! Simply fill out this form and we will get back to you.


To submit applications or make further enquiries please contact;
Unfortunately, we do not accept CV’s in lieu of an application form for any vacancies

Vic Hibbert, Human Resources Business Partner

YMCA Plymouth
Honicknowle Lane
Plymouth, PL5 3NG

01752 761004
E vacancy@ymcaplymouth.org.uk