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Project Co-ordinator

  • Full time
  • £24,578
  • Glenrothes
  • Closing 22nd March 2019

  • Advertised from 13th February 2019
  • Contract: To June 2020 with potential to extend. Hours: 36 per week


YMCA are looking for an energetic experienced individual who can lead and co-ordinate an established project. The project is aimed to encourage young homeless people to:

  1. Improve sense of purpose, confidence and coping mechanisms.
  2. Improve tenancy management skills.
  3. Improve mental and physical health.
  4. Improve participation in local community activities through peer mentoring and support programmes.

The project aims to provide a variety of educational programmes to YMCA Supported Accommodation and YMCA Community Hub centre in North Street, Glenrothes.

The Project Co-ordinator will actively engage with residents to improve life skills. You will increase learning in tenancy management, health and well-being activity and support individuals to engage better with local services and communities to assist them in sustaining their future homes to prevent them becoming homeless again.

You will work alongside other team members to further develop peer support programmes as a way of supporting their peers, providing continuous learning and keeping them involved with the service.

The post holder will be dynamic, passionate and driven and able to engage in creative ways, for those hardest to reach. You will have experience in delivering both formal and informal learning experiences and be able to organise, plan and facilitate sessions to meet project outcomes.

Application notes

Closing date for all posts Friday 22nd March 5pm

Interview date Wednesday 3rd April

To find out more and to apply, please download the Job Description and Application Form below.