YMCA Brunel Group

Who we are

YMCA Brunel Group is an independent, locally governed and managed charity operating in Mendip, Bath, Bristol, Wiltshire and South Somerset. We are part of the international YMCA movement. Our mission is to create supportive, inclusive and energising communities, where people can truly belong, contribute and thrive. 

 
Our activities include:
 
 

Accommodation for over 700 people every year who are at risk of being homeless, who are on low incomes, experience barriers to work, or young people in need of high levels of support, who have often experienced trauma and difficult times in their lives. We don’t just provide a bed, we support people holistically and continually seek to help our residents gain the training, skills and confidence to lead independent lives. 

 

A Health & Wellbeing centre in Bath, a community facility with a fully kitted out gym, functional fitness areas and extensive class programme.

 

Two commercial hostels in Bath and Bristol which help us cover our central costs.

 

Twelve youth clubs for young people aged 10-19, including 4 young carers groups, providing a space where they can have dedicated time to talk to trusted youth workers, access relevant information about issues that concern them, and develop their social networks. 

 

Eight Ofsted registered Nurseries, providing spaces for up to 360 children where they are given opportunities and experiences that will set them up for their educational journeys and prepare them for their lives ahead.  

 
What does the job entail? You will support the Nursery Manager to lead and inspire the provision of a child centred nursery environment in which all children are cared for in a safe, nurturing and stimulating way that encourages individual development within a group setting. You will also assist the Nursery Manager in monitoring and evaluating the performance of the nursery and plan for its development and improved performance.   What skills will the successful candidate need? You will hold a full and relevant Level 3 qualification or above in childcare or early childhood studies ​   What we offer Enhanced sick pay allowances and paid compassionate and emergency dependent leave. 25 days holiday plus bank holidays Pension scheme 20% discount off the cost of childcare at our childcare settings Cycle to work scheme YMCA Brunel Group is an inclusive organisation and the post requires a shared commitment to equality and diversity....
YMCA Brunel Group Lyneham, UK