YMCA Downslink Group
About YMCA Downslink Group
Children, young people and families are at the heart of YMCA DownsLink Group with a particular focus on the needs of young people who find themselves on the fringes of society and need support.
Our work covers a wide range of areas including accommodation, general advice, sexual exploitation, mental health, housing advice, young offenders, youth clubs, childcare, counselling, mentoring, alternative education and apprenticeships.
YMCA DownsLink Group is committed to transforming local communities so that all children, young people and families truly belong, contribute and thrive. We provide a place and space for young people to feel safe through accommodation, training, learning, support and advice, counselling and mediation that will lead to better life chances and a positive future.
Our services are delivered to children, young people and their families by our 400 plus dedicated staff through:
- 425 supported housing units across Sussex and Surrey
- 2 counselling centres
- 2 youth and advice centres
- 6 specialist advice projects
- 258 playscheme and after school club places
- 15 alternative education programmes
- 12,000 schools counselling sessions
- Apprenticeships and work experience opportunities
- Nursery and childcare provision
4 jobs with YMCA Downslink Group
We are looking for a Youth Homelessness Schools & Community Worker experienced in co-ordinating homelessness prevention workshops.
We are recruiting a School Counsellor to set up and deliver the Dialogue counselling service to students in this alternative provision college.
We are recruiting a Front of House Worker to cover weekend shifts in our community accommodation project for vulnerable young people aged 16-24 years.
Administration Support Worker required, to provide effective reception cover & administrative support to the team based at our Youth Advice Centre.