Targeted Youth Worker (South Glos)

Salary: 
£22,605 FTE per annum, grade 2.2
Contract Type: 
Temporary/Contract
Hours: 
Part Time
Hours: 
32 hours per week
Location: 
South West
Details of Role: 

We are looking to recruit a dynamic, passionate and committed youth worker to join our dedicated team in South Glos.

Creative Youth Network is a successful charity organisation that supports young people to reach their potential and lead fulfilling lives by building secure and positive relationships with them based on their individual unique needs. We offer young people safe spaces to express themselves with creative courses, youth clubs and practical advice and support. We take pride in our relaxed working culture and environment and are PQASSO accredited. We’ve opted in to the Bristol City Council Equality Charter and are dedicated to promoting equality and diversity within the organisation.

You will be delivering services in South Gloucestershire for young people aged 11 – 19. The role will include a combination of 1:1 work, small group work, outreach and open access delivery. You will be responsible for a managing a varied caseload of vulnerable young people.

You will have two years’ experience of delivering a range of interventions to achieve outcomes for young people through effective use of resources and targeted delivery.

You will be expected to have the confidence to challenge a diverse group of young people and fuel their motivation to engage with the service. You’ll also need to demonstrate an ability to build effective, meaningful and trusting relationships with young people, empowering them and providing tailored guidance.

Travel is required for this role. You will also be expected to work a minimum of two evenings per week, therefore flexibility is also essential.

In return we can offer 33 days’ annual leave (including bank holidays, pro rata for part time) per year, generous pension scheme, a cycle to work scheme, opportunities for flexible working (including home working), paid breaks and fantastic development opportunities.

As an employer we are committed to promoting and protecting the physical and mental health and well-being of all our staff. We are also an equal opportunities employer and are committed to ensuring that underrepresented communities are represented in our organisation. We particularly welcome applications from the BAME community.

In accordance with our Safer Recruitment Policy, we are unable to accept CV's and ask that you complete the application form instead.

This role is subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.

Salary: £22,605 FTE per annum, grade 2.2

Hours: 32 hours per week, 1-year fixed term (with possibility of extension)

Application deadline: 21st October 2021, 9:00

Interview date: TBC

Start date: TBC

For more information, please email recruitment@creativeyouthnetwork.org.uk.

Creative Youth Network is committed to quality, equality and valuing diversity.

Closing Date: 
Thursday, 21 October, 2021 - 09:00
How to Apply: 
Contact Email: 
recruitment@creativeyouthnetwork.org.uk
Contact Phone: 
01173030073
Postal Address: 
20 Old School House, The Kingswood Estate, Britannia Road, Bristol, BS15 8DB