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Sessional Youth Development Worker

Salary:  £9 per hour for Activity Groups (Increasing to £9.50 as of April 2020)
£10.50 per hour for Detached Work

Hours: Range of hour available
Responsible To: Youth Development Worker


  • Holiday pay paid monthly on top of hourly rate
  • Range of working hours available to suit your needs
  • Full Enhanced DBS supplied
  • Full training provided including Safeguarding, Health & Safety, First Aid
  • Positive Futures ID Badge and Uniform provided for all staff
  • Quarterly Support Sessions carried out

Objective of Post

To work as a Detached and Centre based Youth Development Worker, on the streets or in-house. Supporting or leading the delivery of a wide range of stimulating and creative programmes. This is to enable children and young people aged 8-24 years access the widest possible variety of activities in their own community.

Some duties will include

  • Work with children and young people in a detached and centre based environment, to plan and deliver activities and events in their area.
  • Work creatively with young people encouraging them to express their views and take control of their projects.
  • Administration of paperwork following activities, to include sessions plans, registers, monitoring and evaluation sheets. To be returned to the Youth Development Worker.
  • Organise group activities.

To download the full Job Description, click here.

To apply, please complete our Application Form (Please note: Please ensure you fully complete our Application Form in order to be considered for the role, CV’s are not accepted in isolation).

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