Duty Support Worker Job in Doncaster

We have a Duty Support Worker job in Doncaster available and we’re looking for someone great to fill it.  Could that be you?

You will be involved in working within the YMCA’s Supported Housing Project for young people aged 16 to 30.  You will have a small caseload of up to six individual clients, and more during times of vacancy or absence of full time Keyworker / Coaches. In order to keep appropriate shift and support records, you will need a good standard of basic education and the ability to communicate well.

Your work will also involve contributing to the operation of a 24 hour, year round drop in provision for resident clients, including providing support with neighbour disputes, licence compliance, behavioural difficulties, finance and similar. You will need to feel able to work alone without supervision, and monitoring across four floors and two stairways will be essential to the role.

Our ideal candidate will have some experience of working with young people through paid employment or a volunteering role, and will be able to work positively with young people and ensure that they achieve significant progress.


Rate of Pay: £8.25 per hour, paid weekly in arrears. £8.75 following satisfactory conclusion of the probationary period.

Hours of Work

An average of 40 hours per work, working variable hours including both daytime and night shifts.


Closing Date and Selection Arrangements 

We consider applications regularly. Please apply as soon as you are able to do so.

There is currently no closing date.

Employment is subject to DBS clearance and appropriate references.


To apply for this role

Please download the Job Application Pack below. This provides all the information that you’ll need about the role, and you’ll need parts of this in order to be able to complete the application form.

Duty Support Worker – Job Application Pack

You will also need one of our application forms (Word version to complete electronically, or the PDF to complete by hand).

Please return your application form to the person stated on the Job Application Pack. Your equal opportunities form can either be returned at the same time (it won’t be considered during the selection process) or separately.

Job Application Form PDF (use this version if you want to print your form and complete it by hand)

Job Application Form Word (use this version if you want to complete the form electronically)

Job Application – Equal Opportunities (to complete and return with your application)

Direct Applications Only – Strictly no Agencies or other Third Parties

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