YAC Support and Advice Worker
Youth Advice Centre, Brighton & Hove
14.5 hours per week (Tuesday & Thursday 1pm – 6pm, Friday 1pm – 5.30pm)
Fixed term until 31st March 2020
£22,570 per annum (pro-rata)
£8727.07 per annum (actual)

YMCA DownsLink Group is recruiting a part- time advice worker for its busy information and advice drop-in at the Youth Advice Centre (YAC).

This role will be within the outstanding Support and Advice Service at YAC. Facilitating a drop-in offering advice, guidance and support to young people aged 13 to 25 years old. The worker will deliver support sessions around a wide variety of issues affecting the well-being of young people. This includes mental health and well-being support, sexual health services, debt and benefits advice; as well as a wide range of other support areas and signposting.

The position comes with excellent benefits, including 27 days annual leave per annum (plus bank holidays), a company sick pay scheme, a life assurance policy of 2x your annual salary, and an interest free bike loan. Please download a job pack for more information about other benefits offered.

We are looking to recruit a skilled and qualified individual who has previous experience working with young people and has a good knowledge of local services.

If you would like further information, please contact: Gemma Doughty, Advice Services Manager, on 01273 624432.

YMCA DownsLink Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

Successful applicants are required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)


Closing date for applications: Wednesday 1st May 2019 at 9am

Interviews date: to be confirmed


How To Apply…
You can download an application pack and an application form below. Please return your form to us by email at recruitment@ymcadlg.org or by hand/post to:

Human Resources
Reed House,
47 Church Road,
Hove, BN3 2BE

Download an application pack here
Download an application form here