Ypeople
Ypeople

Charity registered in Scotland SC017093

Ypeople is a company limited by guarantee registered in Scotland with Company Number SC394447 and is a registered Charity with Charity Number SCO17093, with its registered office at Ypeople Building, 15 Dava Street, Glasgow, G51 2JA.


Current vacancies

Service and Business Manager

  • Full time
  • £34,273 – £38,136
  • Glasgow, South Lanarkshire and East Dunbartonshire area
  • Closing 10th December 2018

Do you share our commitment to supporting positive change in people’s lives?

Ypeople has over 200 staff and volunteers, and supports hundreds of people every day in our homelessness, young people’s wellbeing and out of school care services.

We are recruiting for a Service and Business Manager to oversee our operations across the West of Scotland.

How you will make a difference:

  • Provide leadership and management of service delivery for all Ypeople services in the West of Scotland.
  • Ensure Ypeople services are operating at best practice
  • Identify opportunities for development of staff and services

What you will bring:

  • Personal values aligned with Ypeople’s core values
  • SVQ level 4 in Management and Leadership (or working towards) or equivalent
  • Understanding of relevant legislation and policies relating to housing and social care
  • Experience of management within a social care or housing service.
  • Awareness of issues surrounding homelessness and issues affecting people who have experienced trauma

How we will support you:

  • Competitive salary, company pension, childcare vouchers, life assurance
  • Generous annual leave entitlement (6 weeks in the first year rising to 8 weeks from the second)
  • Excellent development opportunities (access to varied training and qualifications)
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Service and Business Manager

  • Full time
  • £33,934 – £37,758
  • East Area, Edinburgh
  • Closing 13th August 2018

Do you share our commitment to supporting positive change in people’s lives?

Ypeople has over 200 staff and volunteers, and supports hundreds of people every day in our homelessness, young people’s wellbeing and out of school care services.

We are recruiting for a Service and Business Manager to oversee our operations across the East of Scotland.

How you will make a difference:

  • Provide leadership and management of service delivery for all Ypeople services in the East of Scotland.
  • Ensure Ypeople services are operating at best practice
  • Identify opportunities for development of staff and services

What you will bring:

  • Personal values aligned with Ypeople’s core values
  • SVQ level 4 in Management and Leadership (or working towards) or equivalent
  • Understanding of relevant legislation and policies relating to housing and social care
  • Experience of management within a social care or housing service.
  • Awareness of issues surrounding homelessness and issues affecting people who have experienced trauma

How we will support you:

  • Competitive salary, company pension, childcare vouchers, life assurance
  • Generous annual leave entitlement (6 weeks in the first year rising to 8 weeks from the second)
  • Excellent development opportunities (access to varied training and qualifications)
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This vacancy has now closed

Support Workers

  • Full time
  • £19,097 – £21,186
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 8th October 2018

Do you share our commitment to supporting positive change in people’s lives?

Ypeople has over 200 staff and volunteers, and supports hundreds of people every day in our homelessness, young people’s wellbeing and out of school care services.

We are recruiting for Support Workers to work within Ypeople East Supported Accommodation and Outreach Services in Edinburgh.

How you will make a difference:

- By helping to end homelessness through providing a high-quality support service/visiting support service for people who are at risk of homelessness or are homeless

- By building positive professional relationships with service users, colleagues and other service providers

- By being actively involved in the development of the service

What you will bring:

- Personal values aligned with Ypeople’s core values

- SVQ level 3 in Social Care or equivalent (or willing to work towards)

- Understanding of relevant legislation and policies relating to housing and social care

- Awareness of issues surrounding homelessness and issues affecting young people

How we will support you:

- Competitive salary, company pension, childcare vouchers, life assurance

- Generous annual leave entitlement (6 weeks in the first year rising to 8 weeks from the second)

- Excellent development opportunities (access to varied training)

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Volunteering

Volunteer Mentor

At Postcode

Befriending / Mentoring

10th August 2017

The role of volunteer Mentor will involve being matched on a 1:1 basis with a young person and participating in weekly outings where you will share activities and experiences together. Mentors will develop and maintain a positive relationship with their young person and work with… Read more