YMCA Liverpool is registered charity, a registered provider of social housing and a company ltd by guarantee. We were founded in 1846 and so we build on a long history of providing a place for people to find acceptance, community and activity. We provide services across the YMCA work streams of accommodation, family work, health and wellbeing and training and education.

Our accommodation offer is made up of supported accommodation for people experiencing homelessness; intensive support for individuals with complex needs; move on accommodation for individuals closer to independence; a specialist mental health crisis service and a service for young people.

Our family work includes:  two Liverpool based refuges for women and children fleeing or at risk from domestic abuse and an Early Years Foundation Stage nursery in Southport.

Our work around health and wellbeing includes a leisure centre in Southport that provides range of services for the community.

Within the training and education workstream, we deliver therapeutic horticulture, animal care, low impact sports and a range of learning and development opportunities at our Dutch Farm project in South Liverpool. We also offer a range of professional and vocational training courses, we are an accredited centre with the Chartered Institute of Housing and can provide Mental Health First and Suicide Prevention workshops.

Our Mission is to inspire and support people by:

  • promoting choice and independence
  • valuing the individual
  • maximising potential
  • instilling hope

We are reviewing our recruitment processes and candidates can now apply online for all our opportunities, you can do this on the apply now page

Candidates applying online need to be able to complete their application in one go as the application cannot be saved.

If for any reason you are unable to complete the online form you can download and complete the application form and equal opportunities monitoring forms below:

Application-Form Jan 2017

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Jan 2017

If you choose to download and complete these forms, please send your completed application to: careers@liverpoolymca.org.uk 

YMCA Liverpool & Sefton advise all candidates to look at the Person Specification and Job Description and base your application form around how you meet the criteria.

Additional Information about our services, our policies and our GDPR Policy can be found on other sections of this website.