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Current Vacancies


Team Manager - Children, Young People and Families Projects (Targeted Early Help)


£24,000 - £26,000 FTE

37.5 hours per week

(May consider 30 hours)

This role involves direct delivery and management of the Y:Zone Programme along with Team Management responsibilities for our Families First projects within our Children, Young People and Families department.

Job Role:

  • To plan, deliver and evaluate the Y:Zone activity programme ensuring high quality delivery of the project to meet agreed outcomes.
  • To supervise a team of keyworkers to deliver high quality support for children, young people and families in line with audit standards.

This 30 or 37.5 hour a week post will involve working approx two after school sessions per week.


    Environmental Lead Project Worker


15 hours per week

£20,430 FTE (£10.47 per hour)

Plus additional project delivery hours paid on a sessional basis.

Environmental Lead Project Worker

The post holder will develop and deliver a range of environmental education programmes, with a focus on people and wildlife. The key role will be to continue to develop a successful volunteer conservation group, the postholder will have a sound knowledge of practical habitat management skills and a desire to share this with a wide range of volunteers. The post holder will also facilitate a volunteer led Field Visit programme and work with schools and community groups, with the opportunity to develop new projects through contract opportunities and funding applications.

Job Role:

  • Responsibility for planning and delivery of Environmental Programmes funded through grants.
  • Developing partnership work with schools, community groups, businesses and statutory organisations; including developing contracts and tenders.
  • Planning and delivery of education sessions to schools and community groups
  • Planning and coordination of environmental and conservation volunteering opportunities

A working week of 15 hours per week including a regular Friday task day, this post may involve occasional afterschool and evening work. Additional hours will be paid on a sessional basis depending on project delivery.


For an application pack on the above role(s), please email

Closing date for the role(s) is 9am Tuesday 28 May 2019

Interview date 3 June 2019.


How to apply

To apply for any of the vacancies listed please download the relevant Job Pack, Application Form and Equal Opportunities form.

Completed forms should be returned to

Bradford YMCA - Application Form

Bradford YMCA - Team Manager CYPF TEH Job Pack

Bradford YMCA - Environmental Lead Project Worker Job Pack

To help us monitor our equal opportunity policy in recruitment and selection procedures, you are requested to complete the following questionnaire. The information you provide does not form part of the selection procedure, it is used only for monitoring purposes. This sheet will be separated from your application form before shortlisting.

Bradford YMCA - Equal Opportunities Form

Completed applications should be emailed to by the deadline stated in the job pack

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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.



We are also  looking for volunteers to assist across the organisation.  Volunteering opportunities exist in areas ranging from administration duties to volunteer support workers.

Volunteering Application Form

Completed volunteer application forms should be emailed to