As an employee of YMCA North Tyneside, you become part of a family environment with an emphasis on personal development
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Why work for us?

Established for over 140 years, YMCA North Tyneside is a self-sustaining charity dedicated to transforming the lives of young people in North Tyneside and the surrounding areas. We are proud to be a part of the worldwide YMCA movement which began in London in 1844, and through consistently upholding our core values and beliefs, YMCA has now expanded to 119 countries, reaching 64 million people across the globe every year.

As an employee of YMCA North Tyneside, you become part of a family environment with an emphasis on personal development. We encourage every individual to become the best person they can be by expanding their horizons within a highly diverse setting. The work we do on a day to day basis is challenging yet fulfilling, and all contribute to making a difference to the future of young people within North Tyneside.

Employee Benefits

  • Competitive Salary (subject to age in line with national living wage)
  • Life assurance of 2x annual salary
  • Group Pension Contribution Scheme
  • Access to Employer Assistance Programme (suite of legal and health advice)
  • Access to 24/7 GP Helpline
  • Generous Holidays (5 weeks plus bank holidays, pro-rata for part-time)
  • Your birthday off if on a normal working day
  • Free membership to YMCA Gym for you and a family member
  • Discount at YMCA Cafe
  • Discounted fees at YMCA Day Nursery
  • Paid Volunteering Days
  • Centrally located in the heart of North Shields, 2 min from the metro
  • A nurturing environment where staff are encouraged to learn and grow as individuals
  • Be a part of an established organisation that helps transform the lives of young people

Latest Vacancies

Part-Time Youth Worker

Part-Time Youth Worker

As part of our Our Youth and Play team, you will work with hundreds of young people every year engaging them in a huge range of activities to help them find themselves as individuals whilst tackling issues such as youth isolation. We welcome enthusiastic individuals who can support young people’s learning and development.

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Housing Support Worker, North Shields. (BANK STAFF)

Housing Support Worker, North Shields. (BANK STAFF)

This role contributes to the heart of what we do as a charity, providing supported accommodation services as well as training and education to a number of young people aged 16 – 25. This is a fantastic opportunity to become part of something bigger, encouraging young people to belong, contribute and thrive as individuals.

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Nursery Practitioner, North Shields. (BANK STAFF)

Nursery Practitioner, North Shields. (BANK STAFF)

Our nursery offers children aged 0 – 5 a warm, safe and caring environment in which they can grow, learn and develop. As part of our ever-evolving nursery staff, you’ll become a part of a team that is committed to ensuring all children have the best chance of reaching their potential.

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Why come on board?

YMCA North Tyneside is a forward-thinking and progressive local Charity. We are currently recruiting for new and dynamic Trustees to fill vacancies on our Board of Trustees.

Are you involved in business, commerce or the voluntary and community sector (either as a staff member or volunteer?

Are you passionate about improving the lives of people in North Tyneside?

If so, we’d love to hear from you!

We currently have specific skills that we require on the Board of Trustees for people who have the experience, knowledge and are interested in helping support the YMCA to drive forward its mission and continue making a difference to the communities of North Tyneside.

We currently require individuals with skills, professional knowledge and expertise in:

  • Finance / Accounting – Commerce/ Industry
  • Finance / Accounting – Charity
  • Marketing & Communications
  • Funding & Fundraising