Youth Project Worker
Our Youth Project Workers help to deliver YMCA Trinity Groups Youth Services across Lowestoft. Developing self-esteem and confidence in young people, improving wellbeing, encouraging healthy life choices and raising aspirations.
This work will serve all young people in the community, with a focus on those young people who are disadvantaged and most at risk of engaging in unhealthy and/or destructive lifestyles.
The role will include delivering cooking sessions for parents and young people and providing one to one support in local schools.
YMCA Trinity Group Youth Services strive to deliver excellent and relevant services to the community. With young people being the driving force behind our work, all projects are young person led.
As a successful candidate you will be friendly, approachable and have the ability to communicate effectively with young people. You will have a recognised vocational qualification in a related area, experience of working with children young people and be able to drive. In addition, you will need to have a good standard of literacy and be competent in using Microsoft.
The role will involve working evenings, day times and the occasional weekend across 25 hours per week.
Please refer to the Job Description for more information, alternatively if you would like to know more please get in touch for an informal chat. You can call our friendly Youth Project Coordinator:
Kay Westgate 07971 102349 / email@example.com
The salary is £12,920 per annum, additional benefits include:
- 25 Days Holiday-Pro Rata for Part-Time Staff
- Competitive rates of pay and pension
- DBS Cost Paid
- Induction Programme and on the job Training Opportunities
- Regular Supervisions
- Internal progression opportunities
- Employee Assistance Programme
The Closing Date for this vacancy is Friday 26th April 2019, we are planning interviews for Tuesday 7th May 2019.
Click here to download the Job Description.
YMCA Trinity Group is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk and expects all staff to share this commitment