Responsible to: Centre Services Support Manager
Based at Location: YMCA Hawker, although the post holder may be requested to work at any YMCA London South West Site
Contract: Permanent
Hours: Part time (8 hours per week, 4 on Saturday, 4 on Sunday)
Closing Date: 24th June 2019

Context of the Organisation
YMCA St Paul’s Group (SPG) emerged from the coming together of four separate Associations over an 18-month period. The group is largest YMCA in Europe and one of the largest providers of supported housing in London and beyond providing a safe place to stay for over 1,200 residents each night. As well as accommodation, education and training, the Association is focused on the transformation of communities through its 6+ Health and Wellbeing Centres, including an outdoor swimming pool and a wide range of Children, Youth and Family programmes including nurseries, after school clubs and soft play centres. Through the merger and accompanying new investment we expect the range, reach and impact of our services to grow so that we can better realise our vision.
The vision of the Association is of ‘Places where young people thrive and communities flourish’. Its mission is to be ‘an inclusive Christian Association transforming communities so that all young people can belong, contribute and thrive’.

The role

This role is based at our YMCA in Kingston, reporting to the Centre Services Support Manager. WE are looking for someone to provide a high quality cleaning service within the YMCA Hawker premises, including the Health and Wellbeing (Gym and Studios) area, changing rooms, children’s soft play area and all communal areas at YMCA Hawker. The postholder will be expected to keep areas tidy and safe, creating a pleasant environment for users/visitors and providing a listening ear to service users and members of the public. Any concerns or repair issues should also be reported.

The hours will be 4 on Saturday and 4 on Sunday.

Applicants should:

  • Have an understanding of cleaning materials and their appropriate uses
  • Have knowledge of effective cleaning methods and COSHH
  • Have knowledge of Health and Safety issues
  • Be computer literate
  • Have previous experience of commercial cleaning


To Apply
Completed Application Packs should be directed to our external recruitment/response handler’s HR Initiatives Limited c/o

Closing date: 24th June 2019                      Charity No: 1041923

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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