Young Person’s Housing Advice Worker

Brighton, East Sussex
£22,343 per annum (pro-rata), £11,775 per annum (actual)
23 Jul 2018
13 Aug 2018
Contract Type


Young Persons Housing Advice Worker
Youth Advice Centre, Brighton
19.5 hours per week
Maternity Cover - Fixed term contract
£22,343 per annum (pro-rata)
£11,775 per annum (actual)

YMCA DownsLink Group is recruiting for a young person’s housing advice worker for its busy information and advice drop-in at the Youth Advice Centre (YAC).

This role will work mainly within the outstanding Housing Advice Service, providing a single point of access offering advice, guidance and support to young people aged 16 to 25 years old seeking to maintain their housing and, where necessary, to help them find more appropriate accommodation. 

The position comes with excellent benefits, including 5.4 weeks 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 housing legislation to join the team.

If you would like further information please contact Eley Malone 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: 13th August 2018 at 9am

Interviews date: To be confirmed


Please note that we do not accept CVs.
To apply, please download an Application Pack and an Application Form from YMCA DownsLink Group,, or email or contact the Human Resources Department at 47 Church Road, Hove, BN3 2BE, tel. 01273 222595.