Benefits and Rewards

The success of our organisation is due to the support and commitment given to us by lots of amazing people. We work hard to ensure that everyone feels recognised, appreciated and invested in.

Paid Roles

  • You’ll get the chance to work in picturesque coastal towns, city centres or stunning countryside locations throughout England and Wales.

  • 10 FREE YHA stays for you and up to three friends across England and Wales every year.

  • Generous holiday entitlement.

  • YHA Membership which is valid all around the world with Hostelling International.

  • Access to Live More for Less which offers thousands of discounts and online offers including exclusive high street discounts, supermarket savings and cash back deals on everything from holidays to car insurance.

  • A fantastic health care cash plan where you can claim money back for everyday health costs including dental, optical and medical treatments for you and your family.

  • Childcare voucher scheme which gives you great savings on registered childcare costs for children under the age of 16.

  • Cycle to Work scheme, which allows you to save on the cost of a new bike, as well as security and safety equipment to go with it. Typical savings are between 30% and 50%.

Volunteer Roles

  • The opportunity to develop your skills within a range of roles.

  • It looks great on your CV! Gain a professional reference and show potential employers you’re self-motivated, hardworking and driven.

  • Maybe you want to set yourself a personal challenge, travel somewhere new or meet new people. With YHA you can develop personal skills such as independence, self-confidence and communication.

  • We’ll help with travel expenses, discounted food costs and free accommodation.

  • All volunteers can ask for a certificate of achievement to document and recognise their volunteering with YHA.

  • Any training that you need to deliver your role, will be provided for free by YHA.

  • All volunteers receive an induction and on going support during their volunteering