Location: Roxeth Gate, Harrow
Contract: Permanent, Full time (70 hours per fortnight, 10pm-8am)
Salary:£19,935 per annum
YMCA West London’s mission is developing opportunities that transform young lives. The primary purpose of YMCA West London’s South Ealing Project is to provide high quality, holistic support and temporary housing accommodation with associated facilities for young vulnerable people to develop their personal and social skills sufficient for them to live independently from the YMCA in a sustainable way.
Every member of staff, therefore, has the support of residents as their primary purpose. The principle accountabilities of this post therefore flow from that premise. Our South Ealing Project comprises of 151 units housing vulnerable, homeless young people our residents can access a range of on-site support services to help them move on to accommodation of their own.
We are looking to appoint a dedicated and motivated Senior Night Support Manager for our Roxeth Gate hostel, reporting to the Housing Manager and responsible for 3 Night Support Officers.
The post holder will be expected to provide high quality, holistic support and temporary housing accommodation with associated facilities for young vulnerable people to develop their personal and social skills sufficient for them to live independently from the YMCA in a sustainable way and assist them to move on in a planned manner to more independent accommodation.
Applicants should have:
- Knowledge of the handling of emergency situations and working with emergency services
- Up to 1 year’s experience of night support work in a Supported Housing or Hostel setting
- Up to 1 year’s line management experience
Benefits include: On going staff development, training, opportunities for career progression, 22 days annual leave (increasing by a day per year to a maximum of 27 pro rata plus bank holidays), a pension scheme, free Life Assurance, Child Care vouchers scheme, Cycle2Work scheme, free Health cash plan including an Employee Assistance Programme.
For a full job description, applicant pack, applicant privacy notice please visit the YMCA England website https://ymca.current-vacancies.com
Completed Applications should be directed to our external recruitment/response handler’s HR Initiatives Limited c/o email@example.com.
If you prefer to submit your CV to register your interest in applying for this position, please be aware that as a responsible employer, we follow safer recruitment guidelines and if you are shortlisted and selected for an interview you must complete an application form before you can be interviewed.
Closing date: 4th October
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 and if you are selected for an interview you will be required to complete an application form, which will be sent out to you. 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