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A Job with a Purpose

Working at City YMCA, London is a rewarding, demanding and enriching experience that leaves a significant mark in everyone's career history.

We have almost 100 employees who are always willing to go an extra mile to ensure that their work contributes to the achievement of the oganisational mission to help young people build a future.

Our Values


We undertake to work closely with local people, business, employers and other voluntary and community groups,  churches, other faith groups and partners to build a more tolerant, compassionate and respectful place in which we all can live and work.

Equality and Diversity

We value a diverse workforce and recognise the important role it has in promoting and encouraging tolerance, fairness and equality and in influencing others.


We pride ourselves on having a learning and development culture where staff delight in their personal and professional growth whilst in our employment.

Working at City YMCA, London is a challenging and exciting experience! 


All job vacancies are displayed below and you may apply for them online. Please take the time to read the full job specification.

To Apply:

Please submit a cover letter (clearly explaining how you meet the person specification in the job profile), your CV and a completed Equal Opportunity Form (click here). 

Alternatively, you may request an application form by contacting us at



Catering Assistant

£13,227 per annum pro rata (£7.26 per hour)

6 Months Fixed Term

17.5 hours per week – Monday to Friday

7am to 10.30am 
The Catering Department operates at our Youth Hostel and provides meals for our supported residents, bed and breakfast clients and conference users. The position is based at our Errol Street hostel where you will be responsible in assisting the Chef to cook dinner for approximately 100 residents per night. 

Housing Worker

£17,428 per annum pro rata

6 Months Fixed Term Contract
(35 hours per week on a rota basis)
£17,428 per annum
We need a dedicated and innovative Housing Worker to join the Team to provide a direct housing service to vulnerable young people aged 16 – 25. You will assist young people to move on to independent living including referral management, initial assessments, upholding of house rules, benefit support, budgeting and life skills support.
As part of your role, you will also undertake reception duties.  You will act as the main point of contact for all City YMCA stakeholders and fulfil residents, catering and conference users, contractor and visitor’s needs/ requirements.