YMCA Prince's Trust Team Leader (YMCA 9)
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YMCA (Bradford)

Prince’s Trust Team Leader and
Assistant Team Leader Vacancies

Team Leader, 37.5 hours per week £20,030
Assistant Team Leader (Maternity cover 1 year) 35 hours per week FTE £18,020

If you are looking for a meaningful job, a caring, progressive work environment and an opportunity to
reach your fullest potential, consider a career with the YMCA.

We are seeking individuals who are inspired by playing an important role in changing people’s lives
and therefore communities. We are all about creating inspirational pathways and opportunities, opening
doors and welcoming all to get involved and make a positive difference. Working with us means helping
children, youth, adults and seniors at all levels of ability, from all walks of life, to develop their self
esteem and potential in new ways.

Prince’s Trust Team Programme

Run in partnership with local delivery partners such as Bradford YMCA Team is a 12
week programme of personal development. Groups of 15 young people aged 16-25 take part in a
challenging programme which begins with team-building activities, including a week at a residential
activity centre, followed by team work on real projects in the local community, community fundraising,
as well as individual work placements.

Job purpose (both roles):
  • To deliver three Prince’s Trust Team 12 week personal development programme throughout the academic year.
  • Ensure delivery complies with the structured 12-week stages and processes outlined in the Team
    Toolkit, the Team minimum quality standards, all assessment criteria and any additional
    contractual obligations.
  • To recruit, select and safely lead a team through a personal development programme facilitating
    and encouraging team achievements, while guiding each Team Member on an individual learning
    journey and assessing their work to meet qualification requirements.
  • Attend a 4 day (3 night) overnight residential with each team during week 2 of their 12 week

Team Leader additional responsibilities

Supervising staff, trainees and volunteers.
Monitoring and delivering the programme within the given budgets.
Work with funders namely, Bradford College and The Prince’s Trust to achieve the programme
outcomes including timely reporting of information.

Successful candidate must be available to attend residential Team Leader Training 3-7th
September 2018.

For an application pack, please email bradfordrecruitment@fyldecoastymca.org

Closing date for the role(s) is 9am Monday 6th August 2018
Interviews: Monday 13th August

Please note, that due to the high volume of applications we are currently receiving, we are only able to contact
candidates who are successful in progressing to the next stage. If you have not been contacted within 5 working days
of the closing date, then please presume that you have not been successful on this occasion.