Youth Worker

By November 24, 2021

Youth Workers

Hours: Sessional evenings and/or Part-time (20hrs)

Rate: hourly rate equivalent to £24,027 (FTE)

Areas available: Central Beds, South Milton Keynes, North Herts.  East Bucks

Immediate start.

 

Summary

Our client, a charity supporting poverty and environmental challenges in local communities has vacancies for a number of experienced of Youth Workers across the Bedfordshire / Buckinghamshire and Hertfordshire areas. The role will involve working alongside Trust staff to engage young people in positive and educational projects within youth clubs, schools and detached programmes

Responsibilities

  1. Assist the delivery of youth sessions within a formal youth centre, online and out in the community delivering an innovative, high quality range of activities and support to young people considering their individual needs.
  2. Encourage and enable young people to participate in a range of opportunities and to support them in their personal and social development
  3. Contribute to the development of opportunities for youth participation by involving young people in decision-making processes whereby individuals and groups take on responsibilities for themselves and others in their project and the wider community.
  4. Ensure compliance with Trust policies, and with insurance and statutory requirements, particularly health and safety, the Children Act 1989 and equal opportunities.
  5. Attend occasional team meetings and regular supervision with line manager.
  6. Undertake training and development as agreed with line manager.
  7. Be a positive force within the staff team taking personal responsibility for ensuring good morale and positive work relations.

Essential 

  • experience working with young people
  • interest and understanding of local community and environmental issues

Desirable

  • A valid driving licence
  • First aid training certificate
  • JNC youth work

You will require a DBS on the update or within 12 months in order to apply.

To apply for this job please complete the following form:

Initial Application

  • Accepted file types: pdf, docx.
    Use this to attach your CV
  • At maze8, we take your privacy seriously and will only use your personal information to administer your account and to provide the services you have requested from us. However, from time to time we would like to contact you with details of other products or services we provide. If you consent to be contacted for this purpose please tick to say how you would like us to contact you:
  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Jo Brooks

About Jo Brooks