YMCA Bellshill & Mossend
YMCA Bellshill & Mossend

Charity registered in Scotland SC014426

Bellshill and Mossend YMCA is a leading edge and award winning community charity committed to working in partnership with our community – especially with young and/or marginalised members of society. We provide support and quality programmes aimed at social, physical and spiritual development.

Current vacancies

Finance and Operations Manager

  • Full time
  • £34,648 – £36,774
  • 294 Main St, Bellshill, ML4 1AB
  • Closing 23rd February 2024

Join Our Team and Make a Difference!

YMCA Bellshill & Mossend is at the heart of the community in Bellshill, dedicated to supporting young people and families by providing essential services that cater to their needs. Our organisation is a beacon of hope, offering a range of programs including youth work, community activities, after school care service and a vital foodbank service. We are seeking a passionate and experienced Finance and Operations Manager to join our dynamic team. This is your chance to contribute to a cause that not only supports but transforms lives within the community.

Key Responsibilities:

Oversee financial management, planning, systems, and controls.

Manage the organisation's budget, financial forecasting, and cash flow.

Ensure compliance with accounting and legal requirements.

Coordinate and lead the annual audit process.

Oversee the running of our building and our foodbank service

Manager our payroll and HR functions

Develop and manage operational systems, processes, and policies in support of the organisation's mission.

Play a significant role in long-term planning, including initiatives geared toward operational excellence.

Why Join Us?

Flexible Working: We understand the importance of work-life balance. That’s why we offer flexible working hours to accommodate the needs of our employees.

Contributory Pension Scheme:Your future matters to us. Benefit from our contributory pension scheme designed to make your retirement planning easier.

Training Opportunities: Grow with us. We provide a range of training opportunities to support your professional development and ensure you’re at the forefront of your field.

Central Location with Good Transport Links: Our office is located in the heart of Bellshill, easily accessible by public transport and surrounded by a variety of amenities.

Impactful Work: Every day, you’ll be making a real difference in the lives of the people we serve. Join a team that is passionate about empowering our community and fostering a supportive environment for everyone.

Qualifications and Skills:

Proven experience in financial management and operations.

Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

Excellent leadership and communication abilities.

A commitment to the values and mission of YMCA Bellshill & Mossend.

Closed vacancies
This vacancy has now closed

Youth Worker

  • Part time
  • Sessional
  • Bellshill
  • Closing 5th January 2024

The YMCA Bellshill & Mossend have just secured 3 year funding from the National Lottery Young Start Program to continue and grow our Y-Hang Out and Y-Hang Out Teens Youth clubs.

We are looking for a Youth Worker to join us. You will be a dynamic and effective team member with excellent communication and time management skills with a commitment to delivering a high-quality service in line with our mission and values. You will provide support for young people in a group setting, making sure that all participants feel included and have fun!

Experience required:

  • Previous experience working with young people.
  • An understanding or experience of youth related community issues
  • An understanding or experience in the role of a youth worker/
  • An understanding or experience in challenging risk behaviours
  • Previous experience of facilitating group sessions.
  • Good knowledge of key issues around child wellbeing and protection
  • Knowledge of local beneficial services and activities aimed at young people

Skills & Abilities:

  • A friendly supportive and empathetic approach
  • Excellent active listening skills including sensitivity to non-verbal cues
  • Effective interpersonal skills, with the ability to develop strong relationships with children and young people
  • Ability to grasp new concepts quickly and have the confidence to implement them
  • Good organisational skills
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Ability to work as a team in a manner consistent with the values and mission of the organisation


  • Youth Work qualification or relevant experience

The position includes regulated work with children and will require the successful applicant to become a PVG Scheme member.

Full job description can be found below or on our website - ymcabellshill.org/vacancies

This vacancy has now closed

Youth Worker

  • Full time or Part time
  • £18,288 – £20,911
  • Main Street, Bellshill (with travel around North Lanarkshire)
  • Closing 29th April 2022

You will be a dynamic and effective team member with excellent communication and time management skills with a commitment to delivering a high-quality service in line with our mission and values. You will provide one to one support for young people identified by your project co-ordinator and support children and young people to access services and support the to make positive life choices.

This vacancy has now closed

Volunteer Co-ordinator

  • Part time
  • £21,770 – £25,265 pro-rata
  • Main St, Bellshill
  • Closing 13th October 2021

You will be a dynamic and effective team member with excellent communication and time management skills with a commitment to delivering a high-quality service in line with our mission and values. You will be working in close collaboration with the management team, staff and young people to identify how volunteers can support staff and enhance the young person’s experience, ensuring that volunteers and volunteering brings value to our service.

You will recruit, train, support and place a diverse range of volunteers within our projects and services. You will be responsible for ensuring their placements promote personal growth and development. This will be achieved through the direct delivery of training and identifying learning opportunities for our volunteers.

A full Job Description is available for download below.

This vacancy has now closed

Marketing & Fundraising Manager

  • Part time
  • £25,644 – £27,218 pro-rata
  • Bellshill
  • Closing 6th September 2021

Bellshill & Mossend YMCA are looking for a creative and enthusiastic Marketing & Fundraising Manager with excellent communication skills. This post will play a key role in supporting our communications plan and communications activity throughout all areas of our organisation.

Key priority areas for this role are

  • Engagement with a variety of internal and external stakeholders
  • Initiating and supporting fundraising campaigns and projects
  • Thinking creatively about possible fundraising initiatives
  • Creating quality content for our website and social media channels,
  • Being involved in collating and sharing information about our work.