Job Title: Health and Well Being Coordinator
Location: YMCA White House
Contract: 2 Year Fixed Term
Hours of Work: 20 hours per week
Salary: £ 10.50 per hour
Closing Date: 4 May 2018
It is an exciting time to join YMCA St Paul’s group. The YMCA London South West, East London Slough and West London have recently merged their businesses. This new organisation will have a growing presence across London and Slough.
We support vulnerable and homeless young people by providing hostel accommodation, pastoral care and community activities, as well as supported living and affordable move-on housing. We have recently been in the news after the successful innovative development of the Y Cube, a low cost modular home solution. We aim to provide a safe and secure environment where people are respected, heard and valued.
But that’s not all we do. We support children, providing daily activities such as soft play, breakfast clubs, afterschool clubs and holiday play schemes. Our health and wellbeing centres offer people the opportunity to nurture their mind, body and spirit with gyms, group fitness classes and counselling, and we train local volunteers to work with our dedicated staff, as we fully believe in the positive benefits of community participation.
We’re affiliated to YMCA England, our national body, and share its passion to stand up for young people, to speak out on national issues that affect their lives and help them to find confidence in their own voice.
During these exciting times we are looking for an Health and Well Being Coordinator at YMCA White House to co-ordinate and develop the Active, Creative and Social Activities Programme at the White House targeting people from priority groups and communities in Hampton North with the aim of delivering a broad programme that stimulates healthy lifestyle choices and contributes to improved health outcomes.
The post holder will look to promote, encourage and increase participation in physical activity classes, programmes and other social activities at the White House. Groups that will be particularly targeted are older adults, families, young adults, people with physical and mental health disabilities, ethnic minority groups and those residents living in deprived local communities in Hampton North.
YMCA St Paul’s group is an equal opportunities employer. We value the importance of diversity and positively welcome applications from all members of the community, including those with disabilities. As a responsible employer, we follow safer recruitment guidelines Please Kindly send in a supporting statement to explain why you are suitable for this job and will not accept just a CV in lieu of a completed application form and if selected for interview you will be required to complete an application form. The successful candidate will be expected to declare all previous offences and to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.
YMCA St Paul’s Group is a Christian organisation and as an employee you will be required to respect its ethos and uphold its values.
For a full job description and an application pack, please visit our website at: http://www.ymcalsw.org/category/job-opportunities/
The closing date for completed applications is 4 May 2018
Charity No: 1041923